The 10th annual Ultra-Fast Broadband Seminar!

The Hague | Bilderberg Europa Hotel • 19 Jun 2018 - 21 Jun 2018

TNO will be hosting the 10th annual Ultra-fast Broadband Seminar from the 19th till the 21st of June 2018.

It is the 10th consecutive year that TNO has hosted this event and in those 10 years, this event has grown to be internationally recognised by many companies such as: KPN, Swisscom, Nokia, and Assia. The event covers a wide spectrum of broadband topics from policy and regulation to access and in-home technologies. This seminar is the place to be if you seriously want to get in contact with key industry players and seriously improve in ultra-fast broadband access technology.
Berry Vetjens, Director Market of the Information & Communication Technology department of TNO will open the Ultra-Fast Broadband seminar. Adrian Pais, Senior Consultant at TNO will deliver a presentation about 5G, Fronthaul and Backhaul, indoor coverage.


The following is a selection of some of the topics that will be presented during the seminars:

  • Rural broadband: Reg Brennenraedts - Policy researcher and strategic advisor Dialogic
  • Fixed access regulation in the Netherlands: Onno Mantel Senior Technical advisor - ACM
  • Smart Public Nodes: Heimen Visser - Fund manager Bouwfonds/Primevest
  • fast deployment in the United Kingdom: John Macdonald - Senior expert BT
  • The performance and the interaction of G.Fast and VDSL2 35b: Kristof Obermann - Professor Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen
  • Towards Terrabit DSL: John Cioffi – CEO Assia

Each day after the fixed program an informal gathering will be offered where you can talk with the speakers. Wednesday evening on the 21st a social event will be organised that you can register for separately. On the last day besides presentations the program contains a panel discussion, 2 minutes Sales pitch and demo session of some of our sponsors.

To view the complete program go to our website.


  • 1 dag: €850 + fee, taxes
  • 2 dagen: €1,490 + fee, taxes
  • 3 dagen: €1,890 + fee, taxes
  • Social Event (juni 20) - €60

Register now for TNO's Ultra-Fast Broadband Seminar


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