Open Source Rural Access
OPENCELLULAR WORKSHOP

AUGUST 28 - 29, 2018

at the iHub, Nairobi, Kenya

WELCOME TO THE SECOND OPENCELLULAR WORKSHOP, HOSTED BY IHUB, IN NAIROBI, KENYA. TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS LEADERS WILL SHARE THEIR INSIGHTS AND DRIVE DISCUSSIONS AROUND RADIO DESIGN, SITE PLANNING, BUSINESS MODELS AND MANY OTHER TOPICS.

WHY ATTEND?

It is a great opportunity to learn about TIP and OpenCellular's vision and roadmap, understand various open-source technology through live demos (2G and LTE) and discover various business models the technology may enable. Also, you will learn how you can contribute and be part of this growing ecosystem of open-source access technologies and, most importantly, deploy them in the field. You will hear from a great line of speakers. We will also have technical, business and regulatory talks from key members of the OpenCellular community. Come and learn from the core team behind the OpenCellular project and be a part of this growing community.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Anyone who is interested in rural connectivity problem, in Africa. We strongly encourage MNOs, regulators, regional operators, entrepreneurs and vendors. We also recommend professors, researchers and students from univerisities and research lab, there is lot to learn and contribute to OpenCellular project.

Schedule

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*07:30 - 09:00 - Registration and Breakfast*

*09:00-9:20 - Welcome and Overview*

*09:20 - 10:00 - Keynote (x2)*

*10:00 - 11:30 - Operator Session*

*11:30 - 12:00 - Panel Session*

*12:00 - 13:00 - Lunch*

*13:00 - 14:30 - Community Session*

*14:30 - 15:00 - Panel Session*

*15:00 - 15:20 - Break*

*15:20 - 17:30 - Technology Session*

*17:30 - 19:00 - Cocktails and Live Demo*

*07:30 - 09:00 - Registration and Breakfast*

*09:00 - 09:45 - Keynote (x2)

*9:45 - 11:30 - Technology Session*

*11:30 - 12:00 - Panel Session*

*12:00 - 13:00 - Lunch*

*13:00 - 15:00 - Deployment Session*

*15:00 - 15:20 - Break*

*15:20 - 17:30 - System Integrator, OEM/ODM Session*

WHERE IS IT HAPPENING?

AT THE IHUB 6TH FLOOR, SENTEU PLAZA, GALANA / LENANA ROAD JUNCTION, NAIROBI KENYA