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NGMN announces new chairman, board members

Friday 9 November 2018 | 10:28 CET | News
The Next Generation Mobile Networks (NGMN) Alliance announced Emmanuel Lugagne Delpon was elected its new chairman for 2018 to 2020. The company also announced and additions to its board alongside the prioritisation of several key projects leading into 2019. Delpon is SVP of Orange Labs Networks and brings substantial management and strategic competence as well as a strong background in IT and Telecommunications to the board.

In its board meeting, NGMN also emphasised the importance of several key activities, which will be critical to the ongoing development and ultimately the deployment of 5G around the world. Among these flagship projects are the Trial and Testing Initiative, Vertical URLLC Requirements, E2E 5G Security, Telco Cloud and NFVI, Rural Coverage and Spectrum and Deployment Efficiency.

This news comes during the successful NGMN Industry Conference & Exhibition, the Alliance’s 7th, being held in Vancouver, Canada. The conference already attracted more than 400 visitors and is exploring the latest technology and thought leadership in 5G mobile broadband.



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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: NGMN Alliance
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