Broadband in Catalonia and Spain in the international framework


The XXV Cable and Broadband Catalonia Congress (7 June 2021) are in Auditorium Blanquerna of Universitat Ramon Llull, Valldonzella Street, 12 – 08001 Barcelona

Zoom link 7 June: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83771742648?pwd=V3dGOFFrblllOURuZGVtSkFNaTliUT09

President: Dr. Joan Francesc Fondevila Gascón, director of the Cable Studies Center (CECABLE)

9.00-9.15 Institutional presentation (Dr. Joan Francesc Fondevila Gascón Dr. Josep Rom Rodríguez). Presentation of “La publicidad interactiva en televisión. Primeras experiencias en HbbTV” Report. Research included in the Project Challenges of the General Directorate of Scientific and Technical Research, General Subdirectorate of Research Projects, Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness, Spain, “New forms of interactive advertising in television, Internet and digital media. Real applications on HbbTV “(CSO2017-88895-R). Blanquerna-Universitat Ramon Llull.


9.15-9.40 “Broadband universalization in rural areas: solutions with wireless“. Speaker: Joan Oliver Casanovas, comercial director from Wifidom
9.40-10.05 “Neutral operators as a telecom launcher”. Speaker: Natàlia Gómez, commercial director from Xarxa Oberta de Catalunya (XOC)
10.05-10.30 “KRILL as a software of mutualization for operators sharing infrastructures”. Speaker: Ignacio Rojo, technical director from Phicus Tecnología
10.30-10.45 Break
10.45-11.10 “Broadband deployments in industrial zones”. Speaker: David Andreu, Marketing chief from Anxanet
11.10-11.35 “Cables of high segregation: evolution and advantages”. Speaker: Rafael Calonge, CEO from Keynet 
11.35-12.00 “Broadband for Edge Computing”. Speaker: Narcís Coll, Pre Sales Manager Connect & xDomain from Evolutio, empowering the cloud
12.00-12.25 “LOVEStv: hybrid platform of TDT broadcasters”. Speaker: Xavier Redón, product manager from Cellnex
12.25-12.50 “HbbTV: content trends”. Speaker: Andrés Román, Technology Manager Sony Visual Products Europe & Technology chief from Sony Europe
12.50-13.00 Break
13.00-14.00 Round table: “Which services can foster the Catalan telecom market?”. Moderator-Speaker: Dr. Joan Francesc Fondevila Gascón, director from CECABLE. Speakers: Cristina Campillo Cruellas, general subdirector of Digital Infrastructures and Electronic Communications from Generalitat de Catalunya; Agustí Argelich Casals, member of COETTC, advisor and member of Society of Communications Technology Consultants & think tank Intelligent Community Forum; Carles Sabater, Technical Office and Collective Services chief and Society board member from Associació Catalana d’Enginyers de Telecomunicació (Telecos.cat); Diego Otero, Markets Analysis subdirector from Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la Competencia (CNMC); Antonio Vidal, president from AOTEC; Xavier Edo, vicepresident from Feceminte and president of operators commission