Dr. Werner Heinrich

Director Product Management EMEA & APAC


Ronan Kelly

Chief Technology Officer, EMEA & APAC Region


Paul Spruyt

xDSL technology strategist


Claudia Selli

European Government Affairs Director


Amjad Khan

Managing Director and CEO

Bangla Phone

Edvin Skaljo

Head of department for CPE

BH Telecom

Reinhard Laroy

Head of European Regulatory framework in Broadband and Broadcast Networks


Ed Mallette

Distinguished Engineer

Bright House Networks

Jeremy Steventon-Barnes

Network Director for Superfast Cornwall


Michael Dargue

Principal Consultant


Neil Geary

Technical Strategy Consultant, CPE & Network

Chief Architecture Office (CAO) department, Liberty Global

Raf Meersman



Syed Hasnain

Senior Network Engineer and Manager


David Renehan

Senior Network Architect


Marco Fumagalli

Regulatory Affairs Specialist


Hartwig Tauber

Director General

FTTH Council Europe

Roland Montagne

Principal Analyst, Director Market Development


Alzbeta Fellenbaum

Senior Analyst, Broadband

IHS Technology

Martin Kuipers



Thomas Langer


Langer Consulting

Ray Le Maistre


Light Reading

Ognen Firfov

Chief Sales Director

Makedonski Telekom/Deutsche Telekom Group

Artur Coimbra de Oliveira

Director, Department of Broadband

Ministry of Communications, Brazil

Huw Saunders

Director of Network Infrastructure


Pawel Fecko



Oliver Johnson


Point Topic

Renaud Geens

Senior DSL engineer


Dr. Eng. Ahmed Al-Sulaiti

Chief Technology Officer

Qatar National Broadband Network

David Baum



Ove Alm



Nigel Ashcroft

Project Director

Superfast Cornwall

Robin Mersh


The Broadband Forum, USA

Gerard Boogert

Senior Enforcement Officer

The Netherlands Authority for Consumers & Markets (ACM)

Frank Meywerk


Unitymedia KabelBW

Richard Jones


Ventura Team

Bruno Cornaglia

Fixed Access Senior Manager

Vodafone Group Service

Combining the Strengths of the Latest DSL Acceleration, Fibre and Cable Technologies to Deliver Gigabit Broadband

April 22-23 2015, Radisson Blu Hotel, Berlin

April 21 2015: Pre-conference focus day, led by ITU, G.fast Deployments and Features

Combining the Strengths of the Latest DSL Acceleration, Fibre and Cable Technologies to Deliver Gigabit Broadband

New in 2015:

* Real deployment case studies for G.fast, vectoring and FTTx, presented by experts from Fastweb, Vodafone, Belgacom, Sunrise, Makedonski Telekom, Skanova, Bright House Networks, AT&T, Liberty Global and more

* Panels on: Perspectives from CxOs, the future of G.fast, CPEs management, vectoring, hybrid LTE and DSL, OTTs’ impact, strategies for new technology deployments

* New interactive sessions, such as: Experience Exchange of Network Access Technology, Expert mindshare discussions

* Speed networking during conference breaks

* Demo areas within the exhibition hall

* Dedicated VIP service

Click here to see the agenda topics

Click here to register today or claim your free operator place!

Here’s what people had to say about Fixed Access Networks Summit 2014…

Excellent networking opportunities and a very well informed speaker and delegate base. A good size event for knowledge sharing” – Principle Analyst, Analysys Mason

Great opportunity to network and exchange different operator perspectives on their strategies and the outlook for the market over the coming 2-3 years.” Deputy Director of the TSB, ITU-T

Great opportunity to network and see what other operators were doing in the copper/fibre access space.”- Access Network Architect, Eircom

Good mix of operator and vendor presentations, excellent possibility for industry networking”- Senior Project Director, Swissccom

“It has been a great opportunity to meet so many operator representatives and share very interesting experiences. “– Fixed Access Specialist, Telecom Argentina

 “Very useful to understand industry trends” – Head of Access Networks & XDSL Expert, BT

Excellent opportunity to stay ahead of recent evolutions in fixed access and operators’ plans.” - Director of Engineering, Adtran

Excellent opportunity to meet operators from around the world”- Director Business Development, Sckipio



The latest topics, products and case studies discussed by fixed networks experts from all over the globe at Fixed Access 2015 included:

* Case studies on G.fast, vectoring and FTTx deployments

By: Fastweb, FTTH Council Europe, Vodafone, Belgacom, Skanova, Vimpelcom, AT&T

* Overview of G.fast Test and Trial Results to Date

By: The Broadband Forum, Sckipio

*Keynote CxO Panel: What’s the Business Case for Bringing Fibre to the Home?

By: CEO of Banglaphone, CTO of Qatar National Broadband Network, Chief Sales Director of Makedonski Telekom/Deutsche Telekom Group

* Discussing the Role of CPEs in the Next Generation Fixed Networks

By: DU Telecom, BH Telecom

* Regulatory perspectives and updates from regulators globally

By: The Authority for Consumers & Markets (ACM), Netherlands and Ministry of Communications, Brazil

* Combining FTTdp and DSL Acceleration Technology to Deliver Highest Bandwidth

By: BT, Eircom, ADTRAN

* Cable Operators’ Panel: What’s the Future of Cable as HFC Networks?

By: Unitymedia KabelBW, Liberty Global, Bright House Networks 

And more, including topics on: LTE for fixed broadband, OTT impact, quality of service considerations, the role of NFV in NGN



Pre-conference focus day, led by ITU: G.fast Deployments and Features: Putting G.fast into Your Toolbox

Experience Exchange: “In the Hot Seat” on Real-life Deployments of Network Access Technology

Cable Broadband Breakfast – Discussing the Fastest Way Forward

Expert Mindshare Discussions 

We know that one of the most important things about attending events is meeting the right people. Fixed Access consisted of some key sessions and tools to enable you to meet who you wanted which included:  

  • Speed Networking
  • Industry Led Roundtable Sessions
  • Introductions
  • Networking Refreshment and Exhibition Breaks
  • Informal Networking Drinks
  • Online Networking Tool

Find out more.


Great opportunity to touch the reality of the market

AD, Exfo

Opportunity to hear latest industry trends & meet high level representatives


Very enriching event! I really appreciated the well balanced mixture of the presentations (technical/practical/business)

NDC, Sagemcom Broadband

It was a good event which gave a platform to the operators all over the globe to discuss their experiences

SH, du

Great networking, a facelift of my knowledge of the DSL area

EO, Teliasonera

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