Speaker profile

Alex Leadbeater

Head of Global Obligations and Standards
BT

Alex is Head of Global Obligations and Futures for BT Group Security. Alex graduated from Warwick University in 1999 with a Masters in Electronic Engineering. He has held a variety of posts in a wide range of technical, design and regulatory governance areas for BT Group, always under pinned by a strong hardware telecommunications background and standards involvement. Prior to BT, worked in Satellite industry for Matra Marconi Space.

Alex has been involved in Standardisation and R&D in Mobile and Security technology for over 20 years. Alex has regularly contributed to various Standardisation groups including 3GPP and ETSI. In recent years Alex has focused on Telecoms Network Virtualisation (NFV), Cyber Security and Regulatory aspects. Alex is currently chairman of ETSI TC Cyber, Vice-Chairman ISG NFV SEC and Chairman of 3GPP SA3’s regulatory sub-working group. He regularly presents at international Security, Virtualisation and Mobile conferences.

Agenda sessions

Day 1

March 26, 2019

2:30 pm
PANEL Discussion: Stopping the breech – Securing future networks with the help of AI and virtualisation