2017 was quite a ride for the telecoms industry, with digital transformation, 5G development, fibre and G.Fast deployment picking-up across markets. Will the telecom sector go back to growth? How is network investment doing across Europe? How is 5G deployment doing? What about revenues?
Join the #ThinkDigital Debate "Telecoms, an ever-evolving industry" on 7 December at the Hotel Amigo in Brussels. From 12.00 to 14.00h, we will present the ETNO-IDATE Annual Economic Report 2017 and discuss the new customer and market trends.
Sigve Brekke, President and CEO of Telenor Group, has 3 key messages for European regulators: we need harmonised spectrum policies across Europe, we need to be able to use your data in an efficient way and we need to be able to do what is best for the industry structure, all for Europe to be in the front run of technology and digital innovation.
ETNO has been the voice of Europe’s telecommunications network operators since 1992 and has become the principal policy group for European electronic communications network operators. Its 41 members and observers from Europe and beyond are the backbone of Europe’s digital progress. They are the main drivers of broadband and are committed to its continual growth in Europe. ETNO brings together the main investors in innovative and high-quality e-communications platforms and services, representing 60% of total sector investment.