SEEBC Conference Program, 14-15.11.2012, Skopje, R. Macedonia


08.30-9.30 Registration

  • 09.30-09.45 Welcome address: SEEBC Strategy - "Support of Broadband and Digital development"
    Mr. Goran Poposki,

    President of SEEBC-South East Europe Broadband Council
  • 09.45-10.00 Broadband services and digital development – "Governmental perspective"
    Mr. Ivo Ivanovski,

    Minister of information society and administration of R. Macedonia
  • 10.00-10.15 Broadband services and digital development – "Regulatory perspective"
    Mr. Robert Ordanovski,

    Director of Agency for Electronic communications of R. Macedonia
  • 10.15-10.30 Broadband and Digital services – Academia overview
    Dr. Dimitar Trajanov,

    (TBC) Dean of Faculty of computer science and engineering Skopjе
  • 10.30-10.45 Digital Agenda for Europe and Bulgarian broadband initiative
    Mr. Petar Statev,

    Bulgarian ICT Cluster
  • 10.45-11.00 Broadband services and digital development – "Multiscreen solution-Connected TV"
    Dr. Roger Blakeway,

    President of SCTE – Society of Broadband professionals

11.00-11.15 Coffee Break

  • Strategy panel
    11.15-11.35 Broadband and Digital services – Academia overview
    Dr. Vladimir Atanasovski,

    Faculty of electrical engineering and information technologies Skopje
  • 11.35-11.55 Discovering and Investing in Revenue Generating Broadband Services in Macedonia
    Mr. Tedi Conevski,

    Chairman of Electronic Communication Committee - MASIT
  • 11.55-12.15 "Social media and education"
    Ms. Violeta Gjorgjievska,

    Director of Internet hotline provider Macedonia association
  • 12.15-12.35 Social Media
    Ms. Sanja Bozik,


12.35-14.00 Light Lunch

Technology Panels

  • 14.00-14.20 Hybrid solution and OTT platform, Attila Pester, HFC Technics
  • 14.20-14.40 RegMini CMTS Solution, Peter Link, Lica
  • 14.40-15.00 Multiscreen and OTT solution, Velimir Godec, Teleste

15.00 – 15.15 Coffee break

Technology Panels

  • 15.15-15.35 Network operators perspective, Neotel
  • 15.35-16.55 Upgrade of existing HFC to FTTH systems , Zdenek Samek Commscope
  • 15.55-16.15 Modern architecture of FTTX networks for cable operators,
    Artem Rabinovitch, Vector
  • 16.15-17.00 Conclusions of the First conference day
  • 20.00-00.00 Gala dinner/Networking party (only for invited delegates)


  • 10.00-11.30 Broadband regulatory panel discussion
    - In coordination with Agency for electronic communications of R. Macedonia
  • 11.30-11.45 Coffee brake
  • 11.45-13.15 CXO Broadband Forum
    - Telecom operator's executive level discussion for broadband strategies, actual situation and next generation development
    • Actual Broadband and Digital services and the implementation
    • Planed Broadband and Digital services
    • Infrastructure roll-out
    • Regulation as a driving force
    • Conclusions

    Moderator: SEEBC representative

  • 13.15-13.30 Coffee brake
  • 13.30-15.00 Academia round table
    - Next generation Broadband and Digital development
  • 15.00-16.00 Conference official closing / See you next year