India Mobile Congress

14th to 16th October, 2019 - Aerocity, New Delhi

We are ready to speed up India! 

Oct 14, 2019 10:00
to Oct 16, 2019 18:00  (local time)
Aerocity, New Delhi

Join us at the India Mobile Congress 2019 and witness how we are enabling the switch to 5G

We are now starting to see commercial 5G networks going live. Previous generations were focused on consumer and personal communications but now 5G will serve consumers, enterprises and take the internet of things to the next level, where superior connectivity is a prerequisite.

At the India Mobile congress, South Asia largest digital forum, we are set to unleash the power of 5G. Our unique technology showcase will demonstrate how operators can realize the full potential of 5G through live demos, groundbreaking India focused use cases as well as key technologies and concepts on the road to 5G. Our experts will talk about 5G , IoT along with the latest technology and trends that are shaping the ICT industry today & in the future.

Visit us at India Mobile Congress and witness the 5G Switch in action.

Videos from India Mobile Congress

Day 1: 5G connected music

Day 2: 5G video call


14th October

Time Activity Topic Location Ericsson Speaker
10.00 am - 12.45 pm Inauguration Opening Ceremony Conference Hall Nunzio Mirtillo, Head of Market Area, South East Asia, Oceania and India.  
02.45 pm - 03.45 pm Panel Discussion Global Strides in 5G Deployment: Roadblocks and Best Practices Hall A Preeti Nagarajan, Head of Strategy, Business Area Networks
04.00 pm - 05.00 pm Panel Discussion 5G, AI and IOT: The trifecta for intelligent connectivity Hall A Nitin Bansal, Head of Network Solutions, South East Asia, Oceania and India 
05.00 pm - 06.00 pm Panel Discussion SDN, NFV and Cloud: Transforming Edge Networking Hall A Alvise Carlon, Head of Digital Services, South East Asia, Oceania and India 
05.00 pm - 06.00 pm Panel Discussion Autonomous things: Propelling India towards tomorrow's automated reality Hall B Bradley Mead, Head of Network Managed Services

15th October

Time Activity Topic Location Ericsson Speaker
11.05am-12.05 pm CEO Conclave Technology redefining connectivity Hall A Nunzio Mirtillo, Head of Market Area,South East Asia, Oceania and India. 
02.30 pm - 03.30 pm Panel Discussion IoT: Redefining ecosystem - Challenges and Way Forward Hall A  
03.40 pm – 04.40 pm Panel Discussion "Cloud Adoption: Opening doors to intelligent edge" Hall A Alvise Carlon, Head of Digital Services, South East Asia, Oceania and India 
04.45 pm - 05.45 pm Panel Discussion Industry 4.0: Smart, Adaptive and Connected Enterprise Hall A  

Speakers at India Mobile Congress

Nunzio Mirtillo

Nunzio Mirtillo is Head of Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India. Before holding this position, Mirtillo served as Head of Region Mediterranean from 2010-2017, where he drove business growth and deepened customer relationships with operator customers.

He has held different management positions within Ericsson; for example, Head of Networks Sales for Western Europe 2006-2009. Prior to that, Mirtillo was Head of Business Operations in South East Europe where he promoted business growth for all business segments.

Mirtillo joined Ericsson in 1988, having started his career working in software development, network system engineering and solution architecture. He was part of the launch of the first GSM network in the early 1990s. Mirtillo has a Master in Electronic Engineering from Sapienza University, Italy.

Alvise Carlon

Head of Digital Services | Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India, Ericsson

Alvise Carlon heads ‘Digital Services’ for Ericsson in the Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India (MOAI). In his current role, he drives the Digital Services business for the Company across key markets like India, Singapore, Australia, Indonesia, Thailand amongst others.

Previously Head of IT & Cloud business for Ericsson South East Asia and Oceania and has also been Head of Operations for the region. He has spent more than 20 years in Ericsson having started off in mid 1990s. In his tenure, he has held several positions across markets and business divisions including Network Design and Optimization, Consulting and System Integration as well as IT & Cloud.

Bradley Mead

Bradley Mead

Head of Network Managed Services 

Bradley leads a global team of more than 20,000 people, supporting more than 1 billion subscribers through the operation of telecommunications networks in more than 100 countries around the world.

He is also a key driver in Ericsson efforts to transform network operations through automation and artificial intelligence.

Bradley has been instrumental to Ericsson’s leadership in Managed Services during the last 15 years with key contracts in US, UK and Australia, among others, under his belt. He has been in the telecommunications industry for more than 25 years, the last 15 of which within the Managed Services field.

Nitin Bansal

Nitin Bansal

Nitin Bansal is the Head of Network Solutions of the Market Area South East Asia, Oceania and India (MOAI). He also holds additional responsibility as Managing Director for Ericsson India. In his current role, he drives the Network Solutions function for the Company across key markets like India, Singapore, Australia, Indonesia, Thailand amongst others.

Previously, Nitin was Vice President & Head of Network Products for Ericsson in India; a position he held for almost 2 years. He has spent more than 16 years in Ericsson and has held leadership positions in sales and business development across different markets.

Preeti Nagrajan

Preeti Nagrajan

Preeti Nagarajan is Head of Strategy for Networks at Ericsson since December 2018. She is responsible for the business development of the networks operations and provides strategic direction to how the company invests in existing and future networks portfolio.

Prior to her role, she headed up R&D for multi-standard radio and indoor products, contributing to advancing the company vision through innovation, technology, and sustainable business solutions. She also led Industry Area Telecom at group level working with diverse telecom strategies, and thought leadership for next-generation technologies such as 5G.

Focus areas

Evolution of 4G to 5G

Know how 5G can be rolled out in the fastest, smoothest, and most efficient way possible, while meeting the key objectives of successful coexistence with 4G.

5G use cases for India

Explore how 5G will revolutionize multiple industries & how we are collaborating with key partners for India’s 5G development.

AI & Automation

Witness how Ericsson is making the switch to 5G easy with AI & automation to boost network performance, improve end-user experience, enhance operational efficiency & enable new revenues for customers.

Technology showcase at India Mobile Congress

Immersive Sports

The combination of 5G, AR and VR supports completely new user experiences. See how consumers step into the driver’s seat & take control of their own digital sports experience.

Connected Pump

This demo showcases how efficient water delivery management can be made possible by smart pumps using a robust and agile IoT ecosystem based on global connectivity. Catch the next level of water management on display at India Mobile Congress.

Radio Stripes

Ericsson Radio stripes is a visionary concept where we have done a rethink of antennas and base stations. It has the potential to deliver better quality, easier deployment at a nearly invisible form factor and enables truly ubiquitous high capacity radio everywhere. 

Mission critical push to talk

In industries such as public safety, energy, utilities, transportation and manufacturing, critical communications are essential. At India Mobile Congress, we are showcasing how Ericsson’s Mission critical push to talk solutions are enabling reliable, high performance & secure communications.

Improving Delhi’s Air Quality with IIT Kanpur

At Ericsson, we believe in proactive management of energy, environment and climate action. Our project with IIT Kanpur aims to empower citizens and policy makers by providing them with real-time air quality data. Witness a demonstration of the capabilities of this unique project and how it can pave the way for cleaner air in Delhi.


Catch the latest trends, insights & expert analysis that shape the future of ICT based on inhouse research and research in collaboration with academia and other partners.

The role of AI for 5G Networks

With 5G rolling out across the world, know what role AI will play in the networks of the future along how it will enable operators to manage complexities with the advent of 5G.

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5G TSN for Industrial Automation

Smart manufacturing is set to place new demands on networks. Know how the integration of 5G & Time-Sensitive Networking can empower the factories of the future & unleash the full potential of Industry 4.0 

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Driving transformation in the automotive and road transport ecosystem with 5G

The coming of 5G is set to revolutionize the future. Know how the next ‘G’ will enable reliable, secure and fit-for-purpose cellular connectivity in automotive and transport applications.

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Busting myths around the value of 5G for consumers

Much of the discussion around the value of 5G for consumers has been driven by polarized opinions and myths. Around the globe, telecom operators, industry representatives and government stakeholders are actively discussing the 5G opportunity. As an emerging technology, there are a lot of questions surrounding 5G's potential for consumers. It is time to bring some depth and realism to the debate.

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