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AITP Akron-Canton Chapter Meeting

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Location :
The Bit Factory
526 South Main Street, Akron, OH

5G Wireless - Technology & Business Applications

There’s been a lot of news on 5G technology, some of it overwhelmingly positive and some more measured. But 5G is not just a new radio access technology, it’s a completely new network architecture with many business benefits and nuances. This presentation will educate you on drivers, use cases and key technologies which compose the 5G.

Presenter: Veli-Pekka “VP” Ketonen, 7signal Solutions

Veli-Pekka is the founder and Chief Innovation Officer of 7signal Solutions, Inc. Veli-Pekka heads 7signal innovation, customer success, patenting and is a regular speaker at industry events. VP has a broad background in radio networks, having built a 12 years career at Nokia Networks. As a Senior Manager, Program Manager, and Project Manager, he has led several large R&D initiatives within Nokia, including the development of Nokia UltraSite GSM/EDGE Base Station in Dallas/USA and the Nokia Microwave Radio products. With Nokia, Veli-Pekka was also responsible for Nokia GPRS/EDGE Radio Network (BSS) system performance competitiveness. Veli-Pekka is author of fourteen patent families and has several ongoing applications.

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Networking: 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Presentation: 630pm - 7:30pm 
Wrap-up: 7:45pm - 8:00pm