Crash Course into EU Telecoms Politics & Technology 09 March 20 | Brussels, Belgium

Get an overview of the different technologies and networks that underpin the modern telecoms industry and explore specific entities within the EU and their processes - including a visit to one or more institutions.

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Monday, 09 March 2020

09:00 Welcome and check-in

10:00 The legislative structure of the EU and the telecoms framework

  • EU legislative processes
  • How is the European Commission structured?
  • EU Parliament and EU Council
  • EU Telecoms policy
  • Roles of the EU Institutions


11:30 Introduction to telecoms network infrastructures

  • Circuit switched networks
  • Packet switched networks
  • NGA networks
  • Mobile network structure
  • Spectrum


13:00 Lunch

14:30 Visit of the European Parliament


Thon Hotel EU

Rue de la Loi 75

1040 Brussels

Tel +32 (0)2 204 39 11

Metro: Maelbeek - lines 1 & 5 (2 min walking distance)

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fee & registrations Standard fee: €500.00 Fee per delegate (VAT excluded)

10% discount for multiple registrations from the same organisation.

The fees include the course materials, refreshments, lunch and visit to the EU Institutions.

Payments can be made by credit card or by bank transfer. In both cases, an invoice will be sent to you shortly after your registration.


Martin Schraa Principal Analyst
Dries Indesteege Head of Telecoms