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CableLabs Europe Conference 2019
CableLabs Europe Conference 2019

CableLabs Europe Conference 2019

Join us in a place we call - Ready.

Because together, we are ready for anything.

April 3-4 in London, Cable's top industry leaders across Europe and around the globe will come together, gain insight, share and learn. CableLabs Europe Conference is two days of complete immersion into the technologies and innovation that are converging to transform the world we live in.

A member-only event.

Keynote Speaker

Eileen Burbidge

Venture Capitalist, Partner at Passion Capital

Eileen Burbidge is a Partner at Passion Capital, the pre-eminent early-stage technology venture fund based in London. She brings extensive operational experience to her investment activities gleaned from business and product roles at Yahoo!, Skype, Apple and elsewhere. On behalf of Passion, Eileen serves as non-executive director on a number of fast growing SMEs including Monzo Bank, Digital Shadows, Tide, Prowler.io and Focal Point Positioning, among others.

In addition to Passion Capital, Eileen is also the Chair of Tech Nation, formerly TechCity UK which is the British government-backed organization supporting the digital economy across the UK. She is also HM Treasury’s Special Envoy for FinTech appointed by the Chancellor; Tech Ambassador for the Mayor of London’s office and served on former UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s Business Advisory Group. Eileen was also recently appointed to the board of Dixons Carphone, the FTSE 250-listed consumer electronics retailer. She was made an MBE for services to Business in June 2015 and holds a BSc Engineering degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Eileen Burbidge

Venture Capitalist, Partner at Passion Capital

Eileen Burbidge is a Partner at Passion Capital, the pre-eminent early-stage technology venture fund based in London. She brings extensive operational experience to her investment activities gleaned from business and product roles at Yahoo!, Skype, Apple and elsewhere. On behalf of Passion, Eileen serves as non-executive director on a number of fast growing SMEs including Monzo Bank, Digital Shadows, Tide, Prowler.io and Focal Point Positioning, among others.

In addition to Passion Capital, Eileen is also the Chair of Tech Nation, formerly TechCity UK which is the British government-backed organization supporting the digital economy across the UK. She is also HM Treasury’s Special Envoy for FinTech appointed by the Chancellor; Tech Ambassador for the Mayor of London’s office and served on former UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s Business Advisory Group. Eileen was also recently appointed to the board of Dixons Carphone, the FTSE 250-listed consumer electronics retailer. She was made an MBE for services to Business in June 2015 and holds a BSc Engineering degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Agenda

  • 04/03/19

    DAY 1

  • 8:00AM-7:00PM

    REGISTRATION / INFORMATION

  • 8:00-9:00AM

    BREAKFAST

  • 9:00-9:30AM

    CONFERENCE WELCOME - 10G THE NEXT GREAT LEAP IN BROADBAND
    Speaker - Phil McKinney, CableLabs

  • 9:30-10:30AM

    CTO ROUNDTABLE - WHERE VISION MEETS REALITY
    Moderator - Tony Werner, Comcast
    Speakers - Vincent Muniere, SFR; Dietmar Pöltl, PŸUR & Enrique Rodriguez, Liberty Global

  • 10:30-11:00AM

    NETWORKING & COFFEE BREAK

  • 11:00AM-12:00PM

    BETTER NETWORK, BETTER FUTURE, 10G
    Moderator - Ike Elliott, CableLabs
    Speakers - Damian Poltz, Shaw Communications; Devesh Raj, Comcast & Jim Ryan, Liberty Global

  • 12:00-1:30PM

    LUNCH

  • 1:30-2:30PM

    KEYNOTE
    Speaker - Eileen Burbidge, Venture Capitalist, Partner at Passion Capital

  • 2:30-3:30PM

    STRATEGIES FOR BUILDING A 10G ACCESS NETWORK
    Moderator - Curtis Knittle, CableLabs
    Speakers - Rasmus Aveskog, Tele2; Colin Buechner, Liberty Global & Gavin Young, Vodafone

  • 3:30-4:00PM

    NETWORKING & COFFEE BREAK

  • 4:00-4:45PM

    IMPROVING IN-HOME CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE WITH WI-FI
    Speakers - Frode Elverum, Telia/Get AS; Stijn Eulaerts, Telenet & Belal Hamzeh, CableLabs

  • 4:45-5:00PM

    REFRESHMENT BREAK

  • 5:00-6:15PM

    INNOVATION SHOWCASE
    Moderator - Scott Brown, UpRamp

  • 6:30-7:00PM

    RECEPTION
    Location - George's Bar

  • 7:00-9:00PM

    DINNER
    Location - Gilbert Scott Restaurant

  • 04/04/19

    DAY 2

  • 7:30AM-3:00PM

    REGISTRATION / INFORMATION

  • 7:30-9:00AM

    BREAKFAST

  • 9:00-9:45AM

    GROWTH ENGINES FOR MATURE MARKETS
    Moderator - Thomas Helbo, Tele2
    Speakers - Philip Nutsugah, Cox Communications; José Pascoal, NOS & Pieter Vervoort, Liberty Global

  • 9:45-10:30AM

    NAVIGATING THROUGH UPHEAVAL: TRANSATLANTIC TECHNOLOGY POLICY
    Moderator - Rob Alderfer, CableLabs
    Speakers - James Assey, NCTA; Matthias Kurth, Cable Europe; Derk Oldenburg, Liberty Global & Andrew Wileman, Virgin Media

  • 10:30-11:00AM

    NETWORKING & COFFEE BREAK

  • 11:00-11:45AM

    DELIVERING ON MOBILE & FIXED BROADBAND
    Moderator - Damian Poltz, Shaw Communications
    Speakers - Luk Bruynseels, Telenet; Mircea Damian, Liberty Global & Leo-Geert van den Berg, VodafoneZiggo

  • 11:45AM - 12:00PM

    ROI FROM TECHNICAL OPERATIONS
    Speaker: Bill Warga, Liberty Global

  • 12:00-1:30PM

    LUNCH

  • 1:30-2:15PM

    MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
    Moderator - Ralph Brown, CableLabs
    Speakers - Micha Berger, Telenet & Luis Lopes, Vodafone

  • 2:15-3:00PM

    CEO CONVERSATION
    Moderator - Phil McKinney, CableLabs
    Speaker - Jarno Haikonen, DNA; John Porter, Telenet & Harald Rösch, Melita

  • 3:00-4:00PM

    RECEPTION & NETWORKING

See you there.

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