Thursday 21 October | 14:00-16:00 UK Time | Online

During this event we will launch the latest report we have commissioned on the theme of The Role of Radio Spectrum Policy to Help Combat Climate Change.

This study, by Plum Consulting, will be accessible on the techUK website a few hours ahead of this meeting.

Delegates will also hear two separate external presentations on 6G, one by Analysys Mason and the other by Real Wireless. This is before hearing about the 6G work UK SPF is undertaking through Cluster 2, plus updates from the other Clusters, including on the on-going spectrum sharing project.


Welcome - David Meyer, Chair, UK SPF 

Report Launch: Summary of 'The role of radio spectrum policy to help combat climate change' (Draft Title)- Tim Miller and Aude Schoentgen, Plum Consulting

Research into spectrum considerations for 6G - Janette Stewart, Analysys Mason

The shaping up of the European 6G vision – towards “Internet for all”? - Simon Fletcher, Real Wireless and International Working Group, UK5G

Summary of the recent UK SPF Steering Board - Abhaya Sumanasena, Real Wireless and UK SPF Steering Board Chair

Cluster updates 

-Saul Friedner, Cluster 1 and LS Telcom  

-Stephen Temple, Cluster 2 and University of Surrey 5G IC  

-Jo O'Riordan or David Meyer on behalf of Tony Lavender, Cluster 3 and Plum Consulting 

- Kumar Singarajah, Cluster 4 and Euroma Ltd 

Summary and close - David Meyer, UK SPF Chair

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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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