Communications Annual Review

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Osborne Clarke’s telecoms team invite you to join us for our Communications Annual Review. At this half day event, industry special guests, including Ofcom and Cavell, will join telecoms experts from Osborne Clarke to explore the most pressing and anticipated issues from a business, legal and regulatory perspective.

This year, we take a particular look at the impact of AI-powered technologies, the ripple effect of the Telecommunications Security Act, the functioning of the Electronic Communications Code, and what opportunities exist in the congested altnet market.

This event will be run in person at One London Wall. Further speakers will be announced soon.

14:30Introduction and Review

Jon Fell, Partner, Osborne Clarke  

Eleanor Williams, Associate Director, Osborne Clarke


Cognitive Telecoms: driving efficiency through AI

An overview of AI regulation and how this is maturing on a global basis - with a spotlight on the new EU Artificial Intelligence Act, followed by a closer look at innovations in GenAI that will transform the way in which telecoms operators manage core operations, unlocking new levels of efficiency and innovation.

John Buyers, Partner, Osborne Clarke

In practice: Implementing the Telecommunications Security Act

Practical risk management in implementing the TSA.

TK Spiff, Associate, Osborne Clarke

Luci Stanescu, Independent Cybersecurity Consultant

15:50Coffee break 

 Delivering digital infrastructure

Considering common issues that arise in delivering digital infrastructure, including the last 12 months' leading ECC cases, contract risk management, lessons learned from those who got it wrong, and tips for successful project delivery in the future.

Emily Van Schalk, Partner, Osborne Clarke

Leona Briggs, Partner, Osborne Clarke

Rob Horne, Partner, Osborne Clarke


Panel session: Altnet agility - opportunities in a congested market

A panel discussing the opportunities that remain untapped for altnets.

Mike Freer, Partner, Osborne Clarke, Anil Patel, Head of Strategic Insights, Ofcom, Matthew Townend, Executive Director, Cavell Group, and Adam Sutton, Partner, Grant Thornton
17:30Closing remarksJon Fell, Partner, Osborne Clarke
17:35Drinks reception 

We hope you can join us. 

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