COVID-19 webinar

COVID-19: Now, next and after

First broadcast: 1 April 2020
What impact will the Coronavirus pandemic have on telecoms longer-term, and how should the industry respond? This webinar discussed telcos’ immediate responses, assess priorities for the next few months, and outlines four scenarios for future planning.

We also hear from Markus Kinnunen, VP of Service Assurance and Cyber Security at Elisa, and Rainer Deutschmann, COO at Dialog Axiata, on how they are responding to this unprecedented situation, and their outlook for the future.

Register for our follow up webinar revisiting the situation and long term outlook for telcos here.

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Our presenters


Andrew Collinson, STL Partners Research Director

Andrew leads STL Partners’ research business and has over 25 years’ experience working in telecoms, holding senior business and strategic roles the within mobile, fixed line, VOIP and internet services sectors. Andrew has particular interests in how organisations and people change, AI, and neuroscience. Andrew holds a BSc in Medical Physics from Exeter and an MBA from Warwick..

Dean Bubley, STL Partners Senior Associate and founder of Disruptive Analysis

Dean leads the Network Futures research stream. He is also the founder of analyst and futurist firm Disruptive Analysis and was previously a director and chief analyst at Datamonitor. Dean holds a BA in Physics from Keble College, Oxford.

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