FTTH Council Conference - Acreo Workshop

Fibre Related Research and Development Projects

Organised by: Acreo Swedish ICT

The FTTH Conference, organised by the FTTH Council Europe, is the biggest FTTH related conference in the world. It is recognized as the main networking location for everyone interested in the topic of fiber access networks. This year the conference takes place in Stockholm Sweden Feb 18-20 and Acreo participates with a workshop, as speakers and as a chair and moderator.

Acreos workshop will give an overview on fibre related research at European universities and institutes. We will present different studies of fibre networks and the European fibre development.

13:00-14:30 Session 1

Moderator: Crister Mattsson, Senior Advisor, Acreo Swedish ICT


  • Claus P. Larsen, Swedish ICT, "Smart ICT, How To Plan a sustainable City, Including All Stakeholders"
  • Dr Sofie Verbrugge, Senior Researcher, iMinds – IBCN – Ghent University, "Next Generation Network Investment"
  • BM Sadowski, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, "Strategic Technology Alliance Termination"

14:30-15:00 Coffee break

15:00-16:30 Session 2

Moderator: Crister Mattsson, Senior Advisor, Acreo Swedish ICT


  • Marco Forzati, Acreo, "Socio-Economic Benefit of FTTH"
  • Wolter Lemstra, TU Delft, "European Broadband Development, A book written by 15 universities to describe the development in the different parts of EU"
  • TBC, "The EC Broadband Guide, A Tool for Regional Development"


See also Session 4 where Crister Matsson, Acreo, is chair and moderator

Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 13:00 to 16:30
Älvsjömässan Stockholm
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