Your questions answered by Benny Hu, HGC Global Communications

On 6th May 2020, Telecoms World Asia hosted a live webinar featuring renowned telecom leaders from AP Telecom, HGC Global Communications, PCCW Global, Sri Lanka Telecom and SUPERNAP Thailand, where they discussed topics revolving SDN’s role in supporting growing traffic and the approaches in resolving data centre network issues. Data centres are constantly evolving and SDN is playing a key …

APAC to lead the world in 5G adoption

From Singapore and Australia to South Korea, enterprises and telcos across the Asia-Pacific region have been readying themselves for the next big leap in mobile connectivity that promises to speed up business operations and improve lives. The world has seen similar upgrades in mobile connectivity, each time sparking new applications, from video calling to over-the-top media streaming. This time, the …

5 Questions with Edmund Rey Santos, Smart Communications

Telecoms World Asia recently spoke with Edmund Rey Santos of Smart Communications to discuss how he is currently leading Smart’s Strategic Communication programs across various departments. At Telecoms World Asia in 2020, Edmund will be sharing his experiences on the ‘Digitized Consumer’ and how telecommunication operators can work to bridge the gap between technology and consumers in future years. 1. …

Interview with Nitipong Boon-Long, SUPERNAP Thailand

As hyperscale operators’ CAPEX on data centers continue to grow substantially year on year, is it vital for data centers around the world to evolve and adjust to the rising demand for storage and data-computing capacity. Nitipong Boon-Long, PhD, Commercial Director, who is also participating on the panel discussion “Data, Investment and Technology: Establishing Thailand at the centre of the Greater …

Interview with SK Telecom’s Woohyun Nam

With the agenda of Telecoms World Asia heavily influenced by thought leaders of Asia, we are happy to announce that SK Telecom will again be sharing their experiences over the past year on the future of the telecoms sector, the growth of 5G and new edge computing technologies in the industry. As part of this, the team recently spoke with …

Discussing the telco digital future with Nathan Bell, M1

As part of the build-up to Telecoms World Asia 2020, we have been discussing the future of the telco landscape with some of our speakers for the show. We are delighted to welcome Nathan Bell, who is currently leading M1’s digital transformation in Singapore. Formerly of Telstra, Nathan is Chief Digital Officer across digital product and systems at M1. You …

Speaking with Carlos Alimurung, ONE Esports

Esports is becoming a growing market for the telecommunications industry – with the role of 5G set to solidly the relationship between Esports and telco industry. At Telecoms World Asia we recently spoke with Carlos Alimurung, an Esports industry expert and the current CEO of ONE Esports, who are set to have a big impact on the industry landscape in …

Sitting down with Tran The Phuong of Vietnam’s Authority of Telecommunications (VNTA)

As part of Telecoms World Asia 2020 agenda, we are once again placing a heavy focus on the telecommunications industry in some of Asia’s hot emerging markets. How to connect and grow emerging markets is set to become a high point of discussion in the new decade, so we spoke with VNTA’s Tran The Phuong, about how Vietnam’s telecommunications authority views …

Interview with Thomas Hundt, CEO of Smart Axiata

Telecoms World Asia recently spoke with Thomas Hundt, who is leading Cambodia’s 5G rollout at the nation’s largest telecommunications operator Smart Axiata, part of Malaysia’s Axiata Group. Thomas will be taking part in the keynote plenary at Telecoms World Asia as he sits down with telecoms industry leader Ajay Sunder, Deputy Director of the Strategy Carrier Division at SC-NEX, and …

5 Questions with Jussi Lehmuskallio, Elisa Hong Kong

We are excited to welcome Jussi Lehmuskallio, Managing Director of Elisa Hong Kong, who will be holding a presentation titled “The European roaming market: What can APAC learn?” on Day 1 of the Carriers World Asia track. Some key topics that will be addressed include: Impact of regulatory rules on prices How have regulators driven prices down where mobile revenues …