bio-roberto-viola.png

Roberto Viola

Director General of DG CONNECT at the European Commission

 

OPENING SESSION / MONDAY 17TH JUNE, 14:00 > 15:45

Welcome statements

5G Policy perspectives
Government Policies for 5G
Progress of 5G Spectrum Harmonization and Regulatory Policy


BIO

Italian nationality

Timeline

  • 2015 - present

    Director General

  • 2012-15

    Deputy Director-General 

  • 2010-12

    Chairman of the European Radio Spectrum Policy group (RSPG)

  • 2010-12

    Chairman of the European Regulatory Group (ERG)

  • 2010-12

    Member of the Board of BEREC (Body of European Telecom Regulators)

  • 2004-12

    Secretary-General managing AGCOM, the Italian regulatoryauthority for electronic communication, postal, audiovisual and media services 

  • 1985-99 

    Various positions including as head of telecommunication and broadcasting satellite services at the European Space Agency (ESA).