Skip to main content

Show News

Subpage Hero

23 Jan 2024

PSTN - addressing the threat, exploring the opportunities

The PSTN switch off will impact us all and Channel Live will provide the the best advice and strategy on how you and your customers can navigate this major threat to the UK economy, and how you can take advantage of new opportunities.
A dedicated conference stream will ensure all aspects are well covered, from industry advice through to case studies, and our dedicated Digital Switch Hub provides direct access to exhibitors and associations who are here to help.

Sessions include:

PSTN Switch Off-Are you ready? Migrating quickly and safely
John Livermore, All IP Industry Engagement Manager, Openreach

Learn how the WLR / PSTN switch off could affect you and your business
Steve Blackshaw, IP Migration Director, BT

Preparing Local Authorities
David Christie,
Head of Regulatory Affairs,
Virgin Media O2

Lift Communications Case Study
Matt Davies, Business Development Manager for Digital & Services, MEMCO by AVIRE

NHS Case Study
Tom Boyle, Senior Digital Comms' Consultant, Sherwood Forest Hospitals, NHS Foundation Trust

Delivering All IP
Andrew Sayle,
Connectivity Portfolio Manager, Zen Internet

Q & A: How Prepared are Companies?
Panel discussion featuring our experts

Are you Fit to Switch?
A dedicated session from our show partners Fit to Switch.

The Digital Switch Hub

A new zone in the exhibition hall where you can talk to experts and get the essential advice you need to ensure your business and customers are all set. Expect to meet the following, and more:

MEMCO: The change from copper to fibre lines will affect the resilience of lift emergency phone lines – particularly during power failures, which is the most likely time when an entrapment may occur. Discover UK’s only pro-actively managed, resilient lift emergency connection service:SENTINEL.

Fit to Switch: Here to help UK PLC & Citizens understand how to take advantage of the switch-off in 2025. The implications may be profound for many businesses. Particularly around some of the hard-wired but seldom considered internal infrastructure. Are you fit to switch?

Larato: We work with our customers to identify viable prospect profiles, available market opportunities, analyse competitive landscapes and develop the most effective value propositions to resonate with your target audiences.

The Federation of Communication Services: FCS is the not-for-profit industry association for companies which deliver professional voice and data communications solutions to business and public sector customers in the UK. Whatever the delivery platform — radio, mobile, copper or fibre — the FCS Mission is to champion and defend the role of the professional communications provider in the converging market place.