Forthcoming Event

Move to 5G: Impact and Potential for your Business

Tuesday 28/09/2021

Event Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Event Theme: Partner Events

Price: Member Rate: Free Non Member Rate: Free

Event Location:

Virtual Event

Have you ever wondered what all the fuss was about 5G? Do you want to hear more about what local government is doing to support access to communications technologies like 5G? Do you have an idea or an opportunity but need access to more expertise or business contacts to make it real? Do you want to hear how other businesses are using 5G to boost their businesses?

Come along to the first in this series of business-oriented tech talks where we explore the challenges and opportunities of using 5G. Provided in partnership between Waverley Borough Council, Surrey Chambers of Commerce and the University of Surrey, this session will provide some insights into the current state of 5G development and deployment. Speakers include:


  • Dr Andrew Rogoyski – University of Surrey. Andrew will talk about the basics of 5G, the University’s leading role in national research in 5G and some 5G-related business opportunities;
  • Adrian Braine, Candescence Ltd – Adrian will describe how his company helps business maximise the commercial impact of product development using technologies like 5G.
  • Councillor Liz Townsend. Liz is keen to find out how the council can assist your business with technology and 5G. She will share how Waverley Borough Council is working hard to support the local business community using new technology and this event provides an opportunity to explore how this can be developed further.
  • Surrey Chambers guest business speakers will talk about their company’s use of 5G, what they think it will add to their business and what some of the early learning points have been.
This event will be taking place on Zoom. You will receive joining details nearer to the event.