John Ghirardelli to Participate on “5G Network Implications” Panel at PTC’20 on Monday, Jan. 20 in Honolulu

Colo Atl, an American Tower company and the leading provider of carrier-neutral colocation, data center and interconnection services at 55 Marietta Street in Atlanta, announces today that John Ghirardelli, General Manager of Colo Atl and Director, US Innovation for American Tower, will serve as a panelist at PTC’20: Vision 2020 and Beyond, taking place Jan. 19-22 in Honolulu. The panel, titled “5G Network Implications,” will occur on Monday, Jan. 20, from 11:25 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the event’s Center Stage.

Mr. Ghirardelli’s panel, “5G Network Implications,” moderated by Gary Kim, Consultant for IP Carrier will explore what 5G might mean for all those in the ecosystem aside from mobile service providers. The other panelists who will join Mr. Ghirardelli include Dean Bubley, Director for Disruptive Analysis; Ramy Katrib, CEO & Founder for DigitalFilm Tree; and Yang Yang, Co-Director and Professor for the School of Information Science and Technology (SHIFT) and ShanghaiTech University, People’s Republic of China.

Select discussion points in the ‘5G Network Implications’ panel include:

  • What will change about 5G?
  • What possibly could happen in the rest of the ecosystem, ranging from chips to apps; use cases to business models?
  • How does 5G bring those changes?
  • Where is the upside and the downside?

PTC’s Annual Conference is a strategic springboard for the global communications industry, providing all attendees with a three-day platform to focus on planning, networking, and discovering what lies ahead for the ICT industry. To learn more, visit https://www.ptc.org/ptc20/.