Cormac Whelan, CEO UK & I at Nokia spoke to Total Telecom at this years Connected Britain. In this interview he discusses the end-to-ed nature of 5G, the role of fibre in delivering 5G infrastructure and why security must be built in by design.

At Connected Britain, Cormac hosted a keynote session on Reshaping the UK’s connectivity landscape featuring:

  • Phil Sheppard,Director of Strategy & Architecture, Three
  • Philip Marnick,Group Director, Spectrum, Ofcom
  • Richard Sinclair, Executive Director, Connectivity, Virgin Media
  • Gareth Williams,Chief Executive Officer, Gigaclear Ltd

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Launched in 2015, Connected Britain has doubled in size every year, and is now the largest gathering of connectivity professionals in the UK. In 2019 it gathered more than 1,400 attendees from the UK’s most significant telecom operators, public sector organisations, property companies and suppliers.
Connected Britain returns to London on the 18-19 June 2020. Find out more at