Presented by Verizon Business Group

This presentation will address the fourth industrial revolution that is the driving force for the adoption of 5G and other services. Key building blocks and capabilities of 5G service in the industry will be described. Related topics such as multi-access edge computing (MEC) utilizing video analytics, AI/ML and AR/VR and why 5G is more secure will be covered along with some examples of how some hot start-up companies are leveraging the technology. Use cases in financial services along with other key market segments will be discussed.

Meet the Speaker
Lov K Kher, Ph.D., Managing Principal & Master Architect, Enterprise Innovation and 5G Solutions, Verizon Business Group
Lov KherLov is an executive with domestic and international experience in leading telecommunications products & services. He is a thought leader and offers business, strategic and pragmatic advice in emerging technologies and solutions to customers and entrepreneurs. For instance, developing and delivering solutions enabled by 5G platform services(Video Analytics, AI/ML, and AR/VR), Software Defined Network (SDN), Cloud, and Virtualization. Lov is currently Managing Principal & Master Architect, Enterprise Innovation and 5G Solutions group leading a team at Verizon, working on 5G and the Intelligent Edge to create new value add solutions in different vertical markets including Retail, Manufacturing, Energy, Finance and Healthcare. Previously, Lov has worked at EMC, Lucent Technologies, AT&T and Bell Laboratories. He is an entrepreneur as well – he cofounded and was CEO of two start ups in SDN and wireless technologies during his career. Lov has also held the position of Chairman and the founding Executive Director of the Multimedia Services Affiliate Forum (MSAF), an international group of telecom operators and vendors developing interoperable services. Lov is recipient of a US patent on SDN and received several other professional awards.