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5G and IOT: Services and applications of the future - Presented by Bell

Start Date: 7/8/2021

Start Time:6:30 PM EDT

Duration:90 minutes


    With the performance capabilities of 5G and its speed -  synced watches, smart homes, fitness apps, and phone devices will grow exponentially. Given the extensive reliance on mobile IoT today, the 5G future will look completely different in the next 20 years. 

Imagine how comfortable life would be to park your smart car in a parking garage, gain wireless charging through the city grid while at work and then message your vehicle to drive itself and meet you at your office door. Smart cities will truly live up to their names, and users can enjoy personalized batches of information catered to their preferences.

In this session, you will discover how industries are utilizing 5G today and learn about the benefits and possibilities of leveraging this evolving technology. 

Join us in this virtual interactive session as we discuss how the revolutionary upgrade will improve every aspect of our work and personal lives in the near future.

Are you:

•       A professional with an interest in the revolutionary power of technology?

•       Do you have a career in website developing, software developing, data analysis, financial advisor, or tech start-up?

•       Are you a technology enthusiast looking to learn more about 5G from industry professionals?

This event is for you!

About BPTN
Black Professionals in Tech Network (BPTN) bridges the talent gap in the tech industry by providing Black technical and business professionals with access to senior executive sponsorship, skill development and a strong peer network to support their career growth

About Bell
Bell is Canada’s largest communications company leading the way in broadband and media innovation.
Leveraging the power of our world-class wireless and fibre networks, BCE delivers a wide range of service innovations to consumers, businesses and government customers across Canada including LTE Advanced, Fibre Internet and TV, Wireless Home Internet, cloud and data hosting, IP voice and collaboration, Connected Cars, Smart Cities and Internet of Things. Bell Media operates the country’s top media brands, such as CTV, V, TSN, RDS, Crave, Noovo and iHeartRadio, and is a leading investor in Canadian content creation. With their extensive network of Bell, Virgin Mobile, Lucky Mobile and The Source locations, BCE is also one of Canada’s biggest retailers.


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Matthew Smart

Director, Human Resources


Matthew holds the position of Director, Human Resources, supporting the Network and IT organizations at Bell, leading the People Strategy in support of these Business Unit’s technology transformation strategies. Over the years, he has enjoyed the opportunity to take on increasingly senior roles within Bell and has gained broad experience in HR service and program delivery, employee and labour relations, strategic planning, project and program management, performance management, business transformation and change management.

Eloi Minka

Director, Digital Media Development


As Director, Digital Media, Eloi is accountable for video content ingest & delivery for all the major brands (TSN, Crave, CTV, CP24, BNN, well as app development for the Crave/CTV/ platform. He started my career at Bell Sygma back in 1996 writing software for Bell Advanced Communications. He subsequently held increasingly senior technical roles at Sigma Systems, Solect, Amdocs Canada, Extend Media, Quickplay Media and AT&T where I led the teams that built the CMS and the video pipeline that powered their OTT flagship product Direct TV Now (later renamed AT&T Now).

Josh Iroko

Principal Cybersecurity Consultant

Fireeye Mandiant

Josh Iroko is a Strategic Consulting Services Senior Consultant at FireEye Mandiant’s Toronto, Canada office. As part of the Strategic Services team, Josh delivers Security Program Development and Transformation engagements for organizations in Canada, the United States, and multiple other countries across the world. Josh has worked with many industries including Financial Institutions, Public Sector/Government, Energy and Utilities, Telecommunications, etc. LinkedIn:

Rasool Muttalib

VP, Information Systems


Rasool is a 20-year technologist with a wide array of knowledge and experience across multiple industries and technical disciplines. Rasool recently founded, one of the fastest growing freelancing marketplaces connecting businesses to freelancers around the world.

Denys Linkov

Senior Cloud Architect


Denys is a senior cloud architect at RBC focused on developing modern, practical and secure cloud solutions. He works on a wide range of problems but focuses primarily on data; how can we scale our systems, protect customer data and enable business use cases that were previously unavailable. He is a committed mentor to the community having worked with youth extensively.

Cher Jones

Social Media Trainer & Personal Branding Strategist

Socially Active

Cher Jones is a Corporate Social Media Trainer & Personal Branding Coach with the love of technology hardwired into her personality. As the founder of Socially Active Training, she leverages over 20 years of PR, marketing and broadcasting experience to help professionals, leaders and consultants develop a credible and strategic online presence while teaching them how to use social media at work for work. Her passion, knowledge and expertise have many referring to her as one of North America's leading experts in online personal branding for professionals. She has worked internationally with a wide variety of organizations including Rogers, Hong Kong Police, PokerStars, BlackBerry, Industrial Alliance, The City of Toronto, MPI, The UK Trade and Investment, The Ontario Ministry of Education and CBC to name a few. Cher is also the host of a weekly LinkedIn livestream called #JustAskCher LIVE where she offers tips and advice to help you develop a powerful and professional brand online! Linkedin profile-
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