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Date: 9 February 2005
Subject: Telecommunications in Jersey – the New Generation Network
Speaker: Bob Lawrence (Chief Executive, Jersey Telecom) and Jerry Rabaste
Venue: Jersey Telecom, No 1 The Forum, Grenville Street, St Helier

Event Description

The event will start with a brief resume of Jersey Telecom background and vision plus a summary of major developments since the last presentation from Bob Lawrence. This segment will also outline some statistics, introduce some future services and include a short video showing future telecommunications technologies.

The final segment by Jerry Rabaste will cover the business drivers for the New Generation Network (with an explanation of what NGN means) and include Jersey Telecom’s alignment to the UK NGN programme, the local implementation timetable, and planned services.

The presentation will last about one hour and will be followed by a demonstration of Jersey Telecom’s wireless e-mail offering (based on Openhand), and refreshments (soft drinks, wine and canaps).

This is a free event that is open to both BCS members and prospective members.


Please register your interest with BCS Jersey Chairman Brett Sumner ( rbsumner@bcs.org.uk ). BCS members who attend the event will be entitled to claim 0.5 CPD points.


Jersey Telecom are kindly hosting this event.