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Can Fibre Technology Revolutionise The UK Economy?
A Reception Hosted by Mark Tami MP
Terrace Pavilion, House of Commons, London
15th March 7.00pm - 10.30pm (allow half an hour prior for security clearance)
Sponsored by Sorrento Networks
The reception, hosted by Mark Tami MP, is a chance to discover the latest developments in the optical networking technologies which support our everyday communications. You will be in the presence of VIP guests from the House of Lords and Parliament, industry leaders and media representatives. This informal reception is an opportunity for debate between our panel of key industry leaders. Topics for debate consideration include the taxation of dark fibre, Ofcom’s BT Openreach reform, UK connectivity and data security, and fibre in a post-Brexit environment. The audience are invited to ask questions to our esteemed speakers via a live Q & A session. A networking opportunity will follow over drinks and canapés in the Parliament Terrace Pavilion overlooking the Thames.
Garry Miller, Head of Infrastructure Policy - BT Group
Barney Lane, Colt - Regulatory Director
Mark Collins, CityFibre - Director, Strategy and Public Affairs
Askar Sheibani, The Comtek Group (Sorrento Networks) - CEO
Save the date and register today: You will be kept up-to-date with proceedings, speaker announcements and the Agenda via email in the coming weeks. We look forward to welcoming you in what will be an excellent evening for the UK communication community.
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This event is brought to you by Sorrento Networks: a leading UK owned manufacturer of optical transmission (WDM) products.
The Comtek Group is proud to bring the world-renowned Sorrento brand under Welsh and British ownership. Our products support broadband, mobile, fibre, data centre and cloud services - all fundamental in the maintenance and growth of modern life and economies, sustaining our financial, healthcare, education and media industries.
Sorrento Networks will also be exhibiting at Cloud Expo Europe on stand 865 March 15th and 16th - the exhibition is free to attend, register for tickets here.
About Cloud Expo Europe: Europe’s biggest, best attended and multi award-winning cloud and digital transformation show is even bigger and better for 2017. 18,515 technology buyers and influencers came to ExCeL London in 2016. This year, alongside Smart IoT, Cloud Security, Data Centre World and Big Data World, the show hosts 500 leading international technology exhibitors and 600 speakers.
More information here: www.cloudexpoeurope.com
Dress Code: Business Attire
Canapés and Drinks: Will be served upon arrival and throughout the event. Please advise the event organiser of any special dietary requirements upon registration (e.g. vegetarian / vegan, allergies).
Address: Terrace Pavilion, House of Commons, Westminster, London SW1A 0AA
Entrance via Cromwell Green. Please note: no smoking or car parking onsite.
Security: Please note that photo ID and formal ID are required upon entry to the Houses of Parliament. Please pay special attention to the security information you will receieve alongside your registration confirmation email.
Event Organiser: Steph Roberts
Telephone: +44 (0)1244 283069