Mock Pak Lum, CTO, StarHub, Singapore is delivering the opening keynote on Day One of the LTE Asia conference, taking place on the 18th-19th September 2013 at the Suntec, Singapore.
How has your LTE network developed over the past year?
We have gone from no coverage to almost nation-wide coverage in Singapore in the past year.
What is your timeline for implementing LTE Advanced technologies?
We are looking at carrier-aggregation sometime in 2014.
Where do innovative technologies such as Hetnets fit into your plan?
We will be looking at small cells and also Wi-Fi to supplement our macro cells.
When are you looking at introducing VoLTE and what will the benefits be?
The introduction of VoLTE will depend on the availability of handsets which can receive VoLTE, this is likely to happen in 2014. It will provide high quality voice, almost instantaneous set up time and easier integration to apps.
What are you hoping to get out of attending and speaking at the LTE Asia conference?
To meet and learn from other mobile operators.