The XXV Cable and Broadband Congress in Catalonia-2021, on June 7!

The growth of the interactive audiovisual offer, led by HbbTV (Hybrid broadcast broadband Television), and the need for broadband will focus the contents of the XXV Cable and Broadband Congress in Catalonia-2021, which will be carried out in a face-to-face and virtual on June 7, organized by the Center for Cable Studies (CECABLE), Blanquerna-Ramon Llull University, the Official College of Telecommunications Technical Engineers of Catalonia (COETTC) and the Catalan Federation of Telecommunications Installers (Feceminte) in the Blanquerna Auditorium of the Ramon Llull University, in the center of Barcelona. “Companies and users in the home environment are increasingly requesting guaranteed broadband, which can support intensive demands and interactive services,” says the director of CECABLE and professor at the University, Dr. Joan Francesc Fondevila Gascón.

The event will take place strictly following security measures, so that the percentage of attendees established by the authorities will be able to access the Auditorium. To compensate for this, the event can be followed online.

The event, which will feature numerous conferences from companies and entities, is part of the project “New Forms of Interactive Advertising on Television, Internet and Digital Media. Real Applications in HbbTV” (ITADTV, URL, Cellnex and CECABLE), financed by the Ministry of Economy and Business. Together with the URL, the Pompeu Fabra University (UPF), the Mediterrani University School of the University of Girona, the Cesine University Center, the University of Barcelona, ​​the Autonomous University of Barcelona, ​​the Open University of Catalonia, EAE Business School, Euncet and Polytechnic University of Catalonia collaborate with the Congress.

The Congress analyzes strategic parameters of telecommunications: the evolution of fixed and mobile broadband networks, changes in content and the effects of market standards, especially in HbbTV and 5G.

The Generalitat of Catalonia, the Barcelona Marketing Club, the Barcelona College of Graduate Engineers and Industrial Technical Engineers (CETIB), the Catalan Association of Telecommunications Engineers (Telecos.cat), the College of Technical Engineering and Degree in Computer Engineering of Catalonia (COETIC), GrausTIC, National Commission of Markets and Competition (CNMC), Coordinating Federation of Telecommunications (FECOTEL), National Federation of Installations Entrepreneurs of Spain (Fenie), Barcelona Digital Technological Center, TIC .CAT, Red.es, Localret, National Association of Telecommunications and Internet Service Operators (AOTEC), National Association of Internet Companies (ANEI), Association for the Progress of Management (APD), Ametic, Catalan Association of Technology (ACTec), Association of Computer Technicians (ATI), Association of Telecommunications Operators and Services Companies (Astel), CTecno, Parque Tecnol ógico del Vallés (PTV), National Reference Center for the Application of Information and Communication Technologies ICT (CENATIC), Ilimit, e-deon, Dopuo, International Association of Technology, Education and Development (IATED), Plataforma FOTÓNICA21, Catalan Communication Society-IEC or Catalan Society of Technology.

In “Broadband in Catalonia and Spain”, companies and entities such as Wifidom, Keynet and Telefónica will participate. Phicus Tecnología, Xarxa Oberta de Catalunya and Amara will take part in “Solutions and impacts of broadband”. Cellnex and Sony Europe will take part in “HbbTV and interactivity”. At the round table “What services can boost the Catalan telecommunications market?” CECABLE, Generalitat of Catalonia, Feceminte, COETTC, Catalan Association of Telecommunications Engineers (Telecos.cat), National Commission of Markets and Competition (CNMC), AOTEC and XOC will participate. The main social networks will allow you to follow and comment on the event.