News of Note—TIM’s new CEO; 5G use cases in Segovia and more

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> Luigi Gubitosi is the new CEO at Telecom Italia (TIM), succeeding Amos Genish, who was ousted less than a week ago. Light Reading article

> Telefónica and Nokia, in collaboration with the University of Valladolid and the city of Segovia, Spain, showed a new use case based on 5G that will advance the 5G Technological Cities project with the goal of converting Segovia into a real 5G environment. Release

Mobile World Congress 2019

Attend the 2-Day Executive 5G Panel Series

FierceWireless is returning to Barcelona, Spain, during Mobile World Congress 2019 with a two-day Executive 5G Panel Series at the Fira Congress Hotel, conveniently located across the street from the MWC Convention Center. The panel events will take place on Feb. 25-26 and will cover 5G and The Fixed Wireless Access Opportunity, Taking 5G Indoors, and Making 5G Ubiquitous. Attendees will have the opportunity to network and hear from 5G leaders including Verizon, Vodafone, Orange, Sprint, NTT Docomo, Boingo Wireless, Qualcomm, and more over the course of two days.

Secure your spot at the event today! Now is your chance to join fellow industry professionals for networking and education. Registration information and the schedule can be found on the website here.

> Mobileye, an Intel company, is rolling out a comprehensive plan to grab a sizable share in the highly automated vehicle market. EE Times article

> Four telecom companies in Vietnam, including Vietnamobile, state-owned Viettel Group and MobiFone, were tipped to receive licenses to test 5G in January 2019. Mobile World Live article

> European aerospace giants Airbus and Eutelsat will sink millions into building satellite parts in Britain in a major vote of confidence for the booming space industry. The Telegraph article

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