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17th May 2019

IIC Italy Workshop: Regulation of Communications in the Gigabit Society

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On 17th May 2019, the Italian Chapter and the InnoLawLab Laboratory of the European University of Rome organized a workshop entitled, ‘The Regulation of Communications in the Gigabit Society’. The workshop focused on the rollout of a major piece of implementation: the EU’s new telecoms regulation, the European Electronic Communications Code.

The meeting analyzed in depth the main topics of the Code, which aims to introduce a new dynamic into competition and investment in networks, paving the way for innovations such as 5G, but also expanding the scope of the telecom regulation to online communications; the implementation of which still poses a number of questions because of these major changes.

An impressive panel of speakers, comprising the National Regulatory Authority, Agcom, academics and key stakeholders’ senior representatives provided a deep insight of the major points related to the national implementation of the EEC Code.

Other related topics were also discussed, such as: universal service in the connected society; fixed/mobile regulation; the wholesale-only model; perspectives of 5G technology.

Roma, 17 Maggio 2019

H. 9.00 Saluti istituzionali

–  Alberto Gambino, Prorettore Università Europea di Roma

–  Augusto Preta, Presidente IIC Italia

–  Emanuele Bilotti, Preside Corso di Laurea in Giurisprudenza Università Europea di Roma

H. 9.30 Il nuovo codice delle comunicazioni elettroniche

Relazione: Antonio Nicita, Commissario AGCom e Professore di Diritto e mercati dei contenuti e servizi online Università Europea di Roma

H. 9.45 I servizi tradizionali e i servizi interpersonali e le prospettive del 5G

Presiede: Antonio Nicita

Relazioni introduttive: Fabrizio Cugia, Studio Cugia, Cuomo e Associati; Erik Lambert, The Silver Lining Project

Intervengono:

–  Marilisa Cesaro, Vodafone

–  Antongiulio Lombardi, Wind 3

–  Luca Piccinelli, Huawei

Discussione

H. 10.45 Il servizio universale nella società connessa: la regolamentazione fisso / mobile, il modello wholesale only

Presiede: Valeria Falce, Jean Monnet Professor of EU Innovation Policy e Professore ordinario di diritto dell’economia, Università Europea di Roma

Relazioni introduttive: Raffaele Giarda, Baker & McKenzie; Francesco Graziadei, Università LUISS

Intervengono:

–  Francesco Castelli, TIM

–  Francesco Nonno, Open Fiber

–  Tiziana Talevi, Fastweb

Discussione

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Event details
Date:
17th May 2019
Location:
Rome, Italy
Theme:
Competition Policy
Region:
Europe
Chapter:
Italy

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