MN Broadband 2020: Broadband 101: Let’s talk 5G Technology, Use Cases, Market Overview by Brian Pickering, Nokia

Dakota County materials (David Asp)

Thanks to folks who attended to learn about 5G. Interesting to hear what’s happening in the industry. And thanks to Dakota County’s David Asp for sending (AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE 10, ZONING, CHAPTER 7, GENERAL PROVISIONS, SUBSECTION 7, ESSENTIAL SERVICES, OF THE CITY CODE), a model of how to deal with changing regulation around 5G.

Let’s talk 5G Technology, Use Cases, Market Overview by Brian Pickering, Nokia

In this session we will cover three aspects of 5G. First, looking at an overview of 5G technology and the spectrum to be used. Then we will discuss the technology behind 5G and what makes it different than LTE. The third aspect will cover new use cases that will be driven by the 5G technology. Wrapping it up with a market overview of the leading 5G countries.

Brian Pickering is Nokia’s Vice President of 5G Product Sales North America. This is a great opportunity to learn about how 5G technologies and services might impact your community’s broadband services and the way that your residents, organizations and businesses use technology.

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About Ann Treacy

Librarian who follows rural broadband in MN and good uses of new technology (, hosts a radio show on MN music (, supports people experiencing homelessness in Minnesota ( and helps with social justice issues through Women’s March MN.

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