Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) will be discussing the latest developments of the 5G technology at the 5G Middle East and Africa (MENA) 2021 Digital Symposium taking place virtually on March 22nd and March 24th, 2021. The symposium brings together telecom representatives, operators, manufacturers, and regulators in an effort to address the entire 5G ecosystem.
Ericsson’s participation will feature a keynote from Zoran Lazarevic, Chief Technology Officer at Ericsson Middle East and Africa, about the value of network slicing on March 22nd. On March 24th, Usman Shahab, Director Networks and 5G Lead at Ericsson Middle East and Africa will take part in a panel addressing standalone versus non-standalone 5G.
Ericsson will shed light on how 5G gives communication service providers the ability to serve a multitude of use-cases with lightning fast connectivity. From smart phones to smart factories, 5G is the platform that enables society to take the leap towards a smarter, safer, and sustainable future.
Ericsson's 5G technology is a part of 5G networks across five continents pushing the boundaries of connectivity to break new ground. Ericsson currently has 82 live commercial 5G networks worldwide, 13 of which are in Middle East and Africa.