Speaker profile

Anil Rao

Principal Analyst
Analysys Mason

Anil Rao (Principal Analyst) is the lead analyst for Analysys Mason’s Automated Assurance and Service design and Orchestration research programs, covering a broad range of topics on the existing and new-age operational systems that will power telcos’ digital transformation. His main areas of focus include: service creation, provisioning, and service operations in NFV/SDN-based networks, 5G, IoT, and edge clouds; the use of analytics, ML and AI to increase operations efficiency and agility; and the broader imperatives around operations automation and zero-touch networks. In addition to producing quantitative and qualitative research for both programs, Anil also works with clients on a range of consulting engagements such as strategy assessment and advisory, market sizing, competitive analysis and market positioning, and marketing support through thought-leadership collateral. Anil is also a frequent speaker and chair at industry events, and holds a BEng in Computer Science from the University of Mysore and an MBA from Lancaster University Management School, UK

Agenda sessions

Day One (BST)

September 22, 2020

Unleashing the potential of 5G
2:35 pm
Panel Discussion: Intelligent operations for new 5G ecosystems: A game changer?