5GRoadShow: 5G and Healthcare

5GRoadShow: 5G and Healthcare

Sept 25th – Dallas: 5G and Healthcare (hosted by AT&T)

AT&T, 308 South Akard St. 12th Floor Auditorium, Dallas, TX 75202

5G is here. The next decade will lead to unprecedented set of opportunities for each industry vertical. Network convergence is dominating business plans and the mobile industry is roaring ahead at a rapid pace. How can enterprises take advantage of these exciting new revenue and service opportunities, and what is expected down the road?

Chetan Sharma Consulting is excited to launch a unique 5GRoadShow to have a series of conversations with experts in the field to explore applications and services and help you prepare for trends that will shape the global GDP. Hear from a panel of experts and decision makers about their vision for the ecosystem of the future and what to anticipate in the months to come.

Series Partners: AT&T, Qualcomm, GSMA

5G and Healthcare will explore the role 5G is going to play in reshaping Healthcare. Healthcare represents the biggest piece of any nation’s economy and is ripe for disruption. From using VR to assist in live surgeries to monitoring continuous streams of data from person’s body, we are on the cusp of dramatic change. We are delighted to have some of the foremost experts in the field to have a deeper discussion about what it means for our industry and the overall economy. We will be going deep into the 5G strategic discussions that will help inform and inspire you. Hope you join us.

Chris Penrose, President – Advanced Mobility & Enterprise Solutions, AT&T

Mike Murphy, CTO, Nokia

Dr. Kalil Abdullah, Professor, Neurosurgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Chetan Sharma, CEO, Chetan Sharma Consulting (moderator)


09:00 – 10:00 – Registration and Networking
10:00 – 11:30 – Panel Discussion
11:30 – 12:00 – Networking

Chris Penrose is the President of Advanced Mobility & Enterprise Solutions at AT&T. Chris is responsible for leading AT&T’s global Enterprise initiatives across industry verticals. This includes auto, agriculture, manufacturing, fleet management, asset tracking, healthcare, drones, energy, smart cities, retail and consumer electronics. From connected cars to connected cities, Chris has led AT&T to become recognized as one of the leading IoT companies in the world. Chris has also been recognized for championing innovation. He spearheaded the creation of the AT&T Drive Studio for connected vehicles, the AT&T Healthcare Foundry and the AT&T IoT Foundry, all which focus on making it easy for developers and businesses to create and implement IoT solutions.

Mike Murphy is CTO of North and South America for Nokia. Mike is responsible for supporting customer engagements and influencing corporate strategy in product direction and roadmaps. As such, Mike has been a key presenter for strategic vision within and outside the region. Prior to joining Nokia, Mike was the former head of WCDMA development for Nortel Networks.

Dr. Kalil Abdullah, M.D., MSc is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurological Surgery at UT Southwestern Medical Center. He specializes in the treatment of adult brain tumors, with an emphasis on low and high grade gliomas. Dr. Abdullah treats brain tumors using traditional microsurgery techniques and minimally invasive surgery options including endoscopy and laser therapy. Some of these surgeries are performed using an intraoperative MRI scanner- one of the few in the nation of its kind- which allows him to see tumor resection in real-time. He received his medical degree from the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, where he was a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Scholar at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Abdullah has published over 100 research publications and articles, has been independently funded as a cancer researcher, and has been an invited lecturer both nationally and internationally.

Chetan Sharma is CEO of Chetan Sharma Consulting and is one of the leading strategists in the mobile industry. He is probably the only industry strategist who has advised each of the top 9 global mobile data operators. Chetan serves on the advisory boards of a number of fortune 100 and pioneering startups in the connected intelligence space. Chetan is the author or co-author of over 14 best-selling books on wireless and he has written over 200 papers and articles. His research work is widely quoted in the industry and is interviewed frequently by leading international media publications. Chetan is an advisor to CEOs and CTOs of some of the leading wireless technology companies on product strategy and Intellectual Property development and serves on the advisory boards of several companies. He has Master of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Kansas State University and Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee.