SUMMIT @ MEF 2020

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MEF Connects Rich Communications

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 12:00 - Thu, 1 Oct 2020 20:00 BST

As part of MEF’s Future of Messaging Programme this all-new digital event brings together enterprises, brands & agencies to connect with MNOs and messaging providers to showcase the business messaging channels that are transforming customer engagement.

The 3-day global event features the latest use cases from brands revolutionising their customer engagement strategies with RCS, WhatsApp, Apple Business Chat, Facebook Messenger and more. Plus, daily analyst briefings, regional deep-dives, industry roundtables, EXPO and facilitated networking sessions.

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PANELS HOSTED BY SUMMIT

  • Future Innovations in Rich Messaging

    In Conversation with Summit Tech: Messaging in VR/esports/ecommerce/IoT powered by 5G & Cloud MEC. An exploration of advanced and innovated applications in rich messaging: Combining rich messaging with VR, eSports, IoT/connected living - enhanced by Cloud Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) and 5G.
    Format: Overview presentation by Summit Tech, followed by panel discussion w/ Summit, Amazon AWS and Verizon

    Time & Date

    September 29
    Tuesday
    7:15pm - 8:15pm
    BST
    2:15pm - 3:15pm
    EST
    11:15am - 12:15pm
    PT

    Panel Speakers

    • Doug Makishima
      CSMO @ Summit Tech
    • Sebastian Dreisch
      Global Head - GTM and Business
      Development @ AWS Wavelength
    • Serhad Doken
      Executive, Technology Innovation @ Verizon
  • Rich Messaging for Retail & e-Commerce

    Rich messaging powers the digital transformation of brick-and-mortar retailers. Bricks to Clicks, Retail to Etail” via ecommerce and mobile messaging – how web, mobile and chatbots breathe new life into traditional retailers and brands.
    Format: Overview presentation by Summit Tech, market trends presentation by Nick Lane, followed by “fireside chat” and interactive discussion with Tony Chapman, Nick and Doug and Q&A from audience.

    Time & Date

    September 30
    Wednesday
    8:15pm – 9:00pm
    BST
    3:15pm – 4:00pm
    EST
    12:15pm – 1:00pm
    PT

    Panel Speakers

    • Doug Makishima
      CSMO @ Summit Tech
    • Tony Chapman
      Host @ Chatter that Matters
    • Nick Lane
      Chief Insight Analyst @ Mobilesquared

SUMMIT SPEAKERS

  • Doug Makishima
    CSMO
    Doug Makishima is a seasoned C-level executive with deep experience in wireless / mobile communications, IoT, networking / storage, as well as AI and blockchain technologies. Doug is a thought leader and visionary with a keen understanding of the wireless, mobile device and IoT ecosystem. He has a solid track record of delivering to and collaborating with operators, enterprises, mobile device OEMs, infrastructure vendors, and SoC / IC vendors.
  • Ron Nessim
    CPO
    Uniquely positioned to deliver innovative consumer experiences through the convergence of telecommunications, video, and entertainment industry technologies. Demonstrated senior leadership with both strategic and hands-on operational expertise, creating the foundation for future digital business by implementing cutting edge networks and solutions globally.