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WM5G at The UK’s 5G Showcase 2022

West Midlands 5G was pleased to be supporting and taking part in the UK’s 5G Showcase hosted here in the West Midlands. At the event you will see the latest UK successes and progresses from the UK Government’s coordinated 5G programme, hear directly from those who have been at the 5G front line, reflect on the lessons learned and what these mean for global 5G deployments, and understand investment opportunities for market scaling.

To read more about WM5G over the 2 days please scroll down.

Hosted in-person in Birmingham, UK at Eastside Rooms on the 22nd and 23rd March 2022, the event was accessible virtually across the globe

Showcase Agenda
Delegate Information Pack
Full Exhibition Floor Plan


The Team at WM5G and our Partners


This event will also host the  UK’s 5G Showcase Awards, sponsored by Ericsson, WM5G Director of Infrastructure Acceleration Rhys Enfield is nominated for the “Best collaborative engagement across the programme” award as-well as our Healthcare Capsule Endoscopy Project for the “Most Innovative use of 5G technology”. The full list of Award Categories and Shortlist can be found here

WM5G Exhibition Stands

West Midlands 5G are pleased to be collaborating with some of our partners from across our workstreams in Healthcare, Transport and Manufacturing to showcase the work completed to test, prove and scale new 5G services. A full list of partners supporting can be found below. To see the full floor plan for the showcase exhibition stands click here.Or to see the floor plan of WM5G exhibition stands click here

5PRING Live Events Demo Day

The 5PRING Live Events Accelerator is launched in partnership with The O2 (owned and operated by AEG Worldwide), Formula 1, NEC Group, Coventry Transport Museum, the Herbert Museum, KOKO, Indigo Events, Nachural, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and Creative Technology to provide entrants with opportunities to undertake transformative use cases and explore innovative solutions from across the events industry. The Demo Day will take place during the UK’s 5G Showcase Event at The Eastside Rooms on the 23rd March.

The Live Events challenge provides start-ups and other small businesses with support in developing and scaling innovations which harness the power of 5G to enhance and encourage sector growth. The challenge provides entrants with opportunities to undertake transformative use cases and explore innovative solutions from across the events industry, covering areas including:
– Audience Experience
– Venue Management
– Improving Interactivity of Exhibits
– Other Use Cases

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