About the event

This workshop aims to provide practical and real life use cases addressing the use of AI & ML for businesses. The track includes workshops ranging from Microsoft Azur as a tool, to the implementation of AI chatbots and conversational AI for customer services, passing through the uses of the 5G and AI technologies for good, and also the use of AI for business intelligence and decision making.

Workshop 1: Best 5G Connectivity & AI for Good by Cambridge Wireless

“5Good” will look at the following sectors: Healthcare, Mobility as a Service, Agri Tech & Rural, Utilities and Intelligent Cities. Workshop leaders Abhi Naha (Chief Commercial Officer, CW) and Derek Long (Head of Telecoms & Mobile, Wireless & Digital Services, Cambridge Consultants) will discuss:          

  • Applications of 5G over 4G incorporating AI and how it can make a scalable impact
  • Emergence of new stakeholders from tech, MNO, NGO, Investors and Impact Investment 
  • Challenge-based workshop examining specific themes

You can follow @CambWireless on Twitter and tweet about this event using #AIforGood.

Speakers

Derek Long - Head of Telecoms & Mobile, Cambridge Consultants

As head of telecoms and mobile at Cambridge Consultants, Derek leads the company’s collaboration within the sector. Central to Derek’s role at Cambridge Consultants is helping create breakthrough innovation that transforms the delivery of high-performance communication for their partners; from mobile carriers and ISPs, to vendors and component manufacturers. With over 20 years’ experience in mobile technology, Derek has held a range of multinational senior management roles and has a wealth of expertise across all generations of mobile and broadband technology, including LTE-A and 5G. Derek holds a PhD in telecommunications from the University of Bristol.

Abhi Naha - CCO, CW (Cambridge Wireless)

Abhi has a long heritage with CW having previously founded the CW Handset Special Interest Group (SIG) in 2008, now called Future Devices. Prior to CW, Abhi studied Electronics and Electrical Engineering, has a MBA in International Marketing and, interestingly, was approached by Cambridge University Press (alongside a colleague at the time) to write a book on Mobile Handset Design which was successfully launched in New Delhi. Abhi was the CEO and Founder of Zone V a Cambridge start up backed by Qualcomm and ARM focused on empowering people with aging eyes and visually impaired through inclusively designed smartphones. He held senior management roles at Powermat and Silicon Valley mobile touchscreen technology provider, Synaptics and advisory roles for Goldman Sachs and Silver Lake in the area of mobile user interface technologies. Abhi created and is leading the CW Unplugged programmes in alignment with the UN SDG’s goals of creating Impact Innovators and the ‘Hive’ programmes a new form of co creating and co innovation in digital connectivity with some largest global brands in the world. Abhi is a senior advisor to an autonomous vehicle mobility and smart city infrastructure scale up Conigital and Industry Partner for Arjun Infrastructure Partners AIP with 2 Billion Euros of assets under management for Infrastructure Investment.

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Centre International de Conférences, Rue de Varembé 17, 1211 Genève, Switzerland

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