FOLAN UK at Connected North 2024 - Stand 28

FOLAN UK will be exhibiting at Connected North 2024. Come and meet us on stand 28:

📆 22-23 April 2024
📍 Manchester Central, England
🤝 Stand 28

Come and discover our latest innovations

At Stand 28, we’ll be showcasing our latest innovation in telecommunications infrastructure: the active utility cabinet.

  • Tamper-proof design with optional iLoq locking.
  • Durable air filter for reduced maintenance.
  • Quick installation, no civil construction needed.
  • Ultra-quiet fans for residential areas.
  • Versatile for rural, industrial, and 5G deployments.

Update on the UK market

TThe UK is emerging as a leader in the expansion of fibre connectivity, with a significant increase of 4.7 million homes connected between September 2022 and September 2023.

The Market Panorama report highlighted the UK alongside Germany and France as the major movers and shakers in terms of absolute numbers of homes passed. Moreover, the UK showcased an impressive 38% annual growth rate, underscoring the nation’s commitment to expanding high-speed connectivity infrastructure.

This surge in connectivity aligns seamlessly with our mission at FOLAN UK to provide cutting-edge FTTH connectivity solutions. As leaders in the field, we are dedicated to bridging the gap between fibre coverage and adoption, facilitating seamless connectivity for households and businesses alike.

At FOLAN UK, we are excited to showcase out innovative FTTH connectivity solutions at Connected North 2024, 22-23 April. Whether it’s aerial or underground solutions, our products are designed to empower communities, driving digital transformation and economic growth.

Connected North at a glance

Launched in 2022 as a sister event to Connected Britain, Connected North will bring together over 2,500 connectivity leaders from across the region and provide a local forum to explore the most important regional issues around connecting Northern communities and businesses.

The themes of Connected North 2024

  • North Gigabit: Network operators, altnets, policy makers and their partners discuss upgrading the North to gigabit speeds and the opportunities provided by Project Gigabit and the Levelling Up fund
  • North Smart: Enter the North’s exciting new world of smart cities and smart places with the entire economic ecosystem from telcos, enterprises, and government bodies collaborating to improve quality of life for the region.
  • Rollout Project: Examining the technology mix and delivery strategies tailored to address the unique regional challenges when deploying advanced connectivity services to home and businesses.
  • Society Connected: An open discussion on the North’s public and private sectors using digital connectivity to promote social and economic growth by increasing efficiency for businesses and addressing the digital divide.
  • In the North Invest: Exploring how improving the region’s digital infrastructure increase global competitiveness and encourage inward investment for the North.
  • North Innovate: Innovation is the lifeblood of the Northern industries and key to providing sustainable economic growth. Join innovators and technology experts to discuss the latest in digitally enabled solutions across the region.