Virtual Telecoms Risk Conference Begins Today

Today’s big story about risk management and business assurance is all about leading professionals demonstrating that the coronavirus pandemic will not stop them from highlighting the great work they are doing for the telecoms industry. Join us from 7.30am UK time for RAG Online, the first virtual conference of its kind. Anyone can watch for free, without needing to register. And because the conference is being streamed live across the internet, you can also ask questions of any of the speakers by simply sending them a message using RAG’s real-time Q&A system.

The presentations for today include:

  • Bharat Pandit, Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Intelligence at Tata Sky, talking about Revenue Assurance v2.0
  • Sergey Okhrimenko, COO of Lanck Telecom, sharing his proposal for an inexpensive collaborative global solution for various kinds of international fraud
  • Glen Winn, Head of Revenue Assurance and Fraud at Virgin Media, explaining how his team protects the revenues of a quad-play operator

The live panel discussions will involve senior managers from Vodafone Group, MTN Group, Inmarsat and many other firms. Check out the full schedule here.

Watch the event via RAG’s web portal or by looking below, and keep scrolling for the messaging system if you would like to pose a question or make an observation.

Eric Priezkalns
Eric Priezkalns
Eric is the Editor of Commsrisk. Look here for more about the history of Commsrisk and the role played by Eric.

Eric is also the Chief Executive of the Risk & Assurance Group (RAG), a global association of professionals working in risk management and business assurance for communications providers.

Previously Eric was Director of Risk Management for Qatar Telecom and he has worked with Cable & Wireless, T‑Mobile, Sky, Worldcom and other telcos. He was lead author of Revenue Assurance: Expert Opinions for Communications Providers, published by CRC Press. He is a qualified chartered accountant, with degrees in information systems, and in mathematics and philosophy.