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The Telecom Review Summit 2017 in Dubai was bigger and better than ever, covering two days for the very first time. This video explores some of the topics discussed at the Summit, featuring exclusive interviews with just some of the influential attendees at the event. Join us as we revisit the Telecom Review Summit – It’s All About SMART Networking.

Mr. Bahjat El-Darwiche, Partner Lead, EMEA, TMT, Strategy& spoke to Telecom Review TV at the 2017 Telecom Review Leaders’ Summit about how telecom operators in the Middle East were set to embark on a new wave of M&A’s in order to accelerate growth and expansion.

Dr. David Kravitz, VP-Crypto Systems Research at UAE security firm DarkMatter, shared his insights on blockchain technology and cyber-security with Telecom Review TV at the 2017 Telecom Review Summit. Kravitz Spearheads research and development efforts on a variety of cyber security and privacy topics, including Internet of Things, Public Key Infrastructure, Privilege Management Infrastructure, and advances in blockchain.

Volker Ziegler, Global Head of 5G Leadership, Chief Architect, Nokia, spoke to Telecom Review TV at the Telecom Review Summit 2017 about the company’s ambitions for 5G which go “way beyond” mobile broadband. Ziegler reflects on his panel discussion at the event and discusses 5G use cases.

Summit Sessions

Joint Keynote:
Younus Al Nasser
Assistant Director General, Smart Dubai Office
CEO, Dubai Data Establishment

Wesam Lootah
CEO, Smart Dubai Government Establishment

Egypt’s Vision for Digital Transformation

Role of Telecom operators in the Smart City

Digital Transformation: What’s next for Telcos?