African Roaming Alliance Lab


5G Roaming Lab

What is 5GRL?

The 5G Roaming Lab is an IO Lab featuring discussions on Service Level Agreements, Networks Slices, Quality, IOT Negotiations and is a sounding board for ideas, innovative ways to get 5G Roaming working and investigate the new revenue streams it can bring.

Meetings take place every two months. During the sessions, members are asked to contribute and work together to define the workstreams of the lab and set the objectives and action points to tackle each of the challenges mobile operators are facing.

  • Chair by Reliance JIO

  • Deputy Chair by Verizon

  • MNOs only

  • Large and small mobile operators

73% of surveyed Mobile Operators are planning to roll out both 5G SA and 5G NSA Roaming.

Why should operators join 5GRL?
Regular meetings
Members meet regularly via conference call and occasionally in person
Knowledge sharing
Operators help each other depending on their experience level
Practical workshops
IO organises training and workshops under members demand

5GRL Leadership Team

Luc Lamoureux

5GRL Chair

Jason Olivieri

5GRL Deputy Chair

Dhiraj Wazir

5GRL Director


5GRL Membership

Only Full Members of IO can participate in 5GRL.
Please contact to find out more about other opportunities to be part of this Lab.
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