February Newsletter 2021

COMMS CONNECT NZ WILL BE LIVE IN WELLINGTON, MAY 12-13 2021 

The Comms Connect team are excited to announce that their first LIVE event in over a year will take place at the Lower Hutt Events Centre on May 12 & 13, and again incorporates the RFUANZ Gala Dinner and Awards night on the May 12 at Te Papa Museum.

The Comms Connect NZ conference program is almost complete, and will this year primarily feature local leaders from the critical communications and public safety sectors across New Zealand. Two international keynotes will also feature, via video link from the USA . The final program will be released at the end of February.

Presentation topics confirmed so far include: 5G testing; IoT asset tracking in the beer industry: Securing NZ industrial environments; Spectrum management update; Mobile-first impact on first responders; The future of connectivity; Cybersecurity and the comms industry; Edge computing and narrowband for remote sensing; Utility network migration to IP/MPLS; Microwave and mmmWave wireless backhaul.

The program will also feature two ARC/WRC Workshops presented by the Radio Spectrum Management team of Len Starling and Fadia Mudafar. If you are interested in presenting a paper at the conference please contact Geoff Hird and include the proposed topic, brief summary and your business contact details.

25 companies are already confirmed for the accompanying exhibition. If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting please contact Narelle Granger.

Early Bird conference packages are now available.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2021 GALA DINNER

The RFUANZ Gala Dinner will be held at Te Papa on Wednesday 12th May 2021. Buses will be arranged from the Lower Hutt Events Centre to bring you back into the Central City for a fantastic night of great food, company & the opportunity to celebrate award winners in our industry.

If you are planning on attending the Comms Connect Conference, you can register for the dinner at the same time via the Comms Connect website.

If you would like to attend the Gala Dinner only, please register via the RFUANZ website.

Register For Conference & Dinner
Register for Gala Dinner Only

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOMINATE FOR INDUSTRY EXCELLENCE AWARDS 

Industry Excellence Award nominations are now open. Don’t leave it until the last minute to nominate your outstanding colleagues. Nominations will close on Thursday 15th April at 5pm NZT.