About The Speaker
Josep Martrat holds a Degree in Telecommunication Engineering from Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC). He is currently Head of Telecom, Media and Edge Technologies at Atos Research and Innovation. He works on the establishment of the innovation strategy for Atos’ portfolio around telecoms. His research activity includes study of Edge computing technologies, network virtualization (SDN/NFV) and new 5G services in many vertical sectors. He is contributing to the 5G-PPP initiative and has coordinated some European research initiatives such as 5GTANGO project about agile network service development and network management and Orchestration, and he is currently leading Affordable5G initiative about the cost efficient roll-out of 5G private networks in scenarios like advance Manufacturing and MCS (Mission Critical Services). He is ATOS representative on Smart Network and Services partnership for future 6G research in Horizon Europe programme.