Sunny South of France and a very lively rich face to face meeting with lots of interactions with external guests that use ETSI NFV to shape the future of communications!
But before the get into more details, let me say a word of thanks to our dear chairman, Steven Wright from AT&T, who terminates his mandate and hand over to Diego Lopez from Telefonica!
The week started with a 5G session on Monday that I organized with Klaus Martiny (Deutsche Telecom). We had invited some of the most prominent world wide industry bodies working on this topic, including NGMN, IMT2020, 5G-PPP (Europe), 5GMF (Japan), 5G Forum (Korea) and some academics and research institutes: Eurecom and TU Dresden 5G Labs.
Among the different topics being highlighted by our guests, the leitmotiv was that NFV is key to 5G …