18 October | 14:00-17:00 UK Time | Online

This joint Cluster event will look at future capacity demand. 

It will have a specific focus on rural demand and supply. 

Section 1 - Demand

Chair: Saul Friedner, Chair of Cluster 1 and LS Telcom


Dave Happy, Telint

Iqbal Bedi, Intelligens Consulting

Paul Lindop, SmartRural Coop

Section 2 - Supply

Chair: Tony Lavender, Chair of Cluster 3 and Plum Consulting

Nina Percival, Ofcom

William Webb, Webb Search

Asa Caton, WHP Telecoms

Ian Corden, Plum Consulting

Peter Curnow-Ford, Viatec

This session will be under Chatham House rule. By signing up you agree to your details being added to the delegate list.

Jo O'Riordan

Jo O'Riordan

Head of Spectrum Policy and Telecoms, techUK

Jo leads the work of the UK SPF, the sounding board to government and Ofcom on medium to long-term spectrum issues in the UK and supports the delivery of the Communication Infrastructure Programme.

Prior to her appointment in 2018 Jo held positions at Islington Council, the Industry and Parliament Trust, Inside Government, and most recently at Smart Energy GB in policy and public affairs role. Here Jo predominately oversaw the organisations engagement with MPs and local government alongside external speaking opportunities.

Outside of work Jo likes spending as much time as possible with her dog Fudge, as well as cooking, watching live comedy, and running (but not that far or that fast). 

[email protected]
020 7331 2191

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Julia Ofori-Addo

Julia Ofori-Addo

Programme Assistant, BSG, Central Government, Financial Services Team, Comms Infrastructure, techUK

Julia Ofori-Addo supports the Broadband Stakeholder Group, Central Government, Financial Services and Communications Infrastructure with administrative and event support, research and communication.

Julia is bilingual – German and English native. Prior to joining techUK, Julia worked as an IT Team Administrator at Interxion Ltd (data center) supporting and coordinating teams with the Incident Management Protocols (IMP), auditing and reporting procedures and processes and assisting senior management with various secretarial/administrative duties. She has exceptional experience in handling and updating in-house database systems and a proven track record of demonstrating strong interpersonal skills.

Julia is a graduate at the University of Kent with a BSc in Computer Science and Business Administration. In her personal time, she enjoys current affairs discussions, going to the gym and travelling.

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