Colin Bannon

Chief Architect and CTO

BT Global Services

Hugh Bradlow

CTO

Telstra

Francisco-Javier Ramon Salguero

Technology Expert, Network Virtualisation Initiative

Telefónica I+D, Spain

Normen Kowalewski

Group Technology, Technology Architecture and Blueprints

Deutsche Telekom

Phil Braden

SVP of Technology and Applications

PCCW Global

Naoki Takaya

Senior Research Engineer

NTT

Neela Jacques

Executive Director

OpenDaylight Project

Ravinder Shergill

Principal Network Architect

Telus

Kazuaki Obana

Senior Research Engineer

NTT Laboratories

Chris Luke

Principal Engineer

Comcast, USA

Karthik Sundaresan

Lead Architect

CableLabs

Andy Reid

Chief Network Services Architect

BT

Mirko Voltolini

Director, Design and Architecture

Colt

Nicolas Fischbach

Director, Network and Platform Strategy Architecture

Colt

Jon Vestal

Vice President, Product Architecture

Pacnet

James Connolly

Director of Technology Strategy

UPC Broadband

Mike Singh

CEO

Telkom Caribe

Hrvoje Jerkovic

Service Quality Assurance Manager

VIPnet

Andrew Lord

Head of Core Optic Networks

BT

Peter Zidar

Head of Standardisation Group, Telekom Slovenije and Chairman of Operators Group, UMTS Forum

Telekom Slovenije

Mazen Al Dawod

Director, Carrier Marketing, MVNO and Third Party

Mobily, Saudi Arabia

Andrea Pinnola

Senior Project Manager within the Technology Plan and Standard Coordination Group

Telecom Italia

Luis Angel Galindo Sanchez

General Manager of Strategy and Innovation

Telefonica, Spain

Brett Brock

Design Engineer

Cox Communications

Bram Tullemans

Senior Project Manager, Broadband Networks and Software Platforms

European Broadcasting Union (EBU)

Bram Tullemans

Senior Project Manager, Broadband Networks and Software Platforms

European Broadcasting Union (EBU)

Karthik Sundaresan

Lead Architect

CableLabs

Andy Reid

Chief Network Services Architect

BT

Peter Zidar

Head of Standardisation Group, Telekom Slovenije and Chairman of Operators Group, UMTS Forum

Telekom Slovenije

Luis Angel Galindo Sanchez

General Manager of Strategy and Innovation

Telefonica, Spain

Jon Vestal

Vice President, Product Architecture

Pacnet

Hugh Bradlow

CTO

Telstra

James Connolly

Director of Technology Strategy

UPC Broadband

Ravinder Shergill

Principal Network Architect

Telus

Brett Brock

Design Engineer

Cox Communications

Network Virtualization & SDN World 2014


Streamlining the Network Through New Virtualization Advancements

Network Virtualization Industry Awards 2014 - Celebrating the finest advancements in the industry this year

Virtualization 100 - Uniting the industry's shining lights and helping to move the industry forward

Executive Speed Networking - Bringing new contacts together to meet each other in an effective, productive setting

Proof of Concept Demos - Demonstrating pioneering NFV Proof of Concepts during the lunch hour/afternoon breaks on 28th and 29th May

Intel Workshop - A half-day workshop for Service Providers interested in using NFV to transform their networks; based on real deployment experience

50+ Service Provider Case Studies - Featuring contributions by many of the leading service providers around the world

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Enjoy the benefits of networking by participating in our speed networking sessions, which take place during the morning refreshment breaks. This is a guaranteed chance to pitch your most successful solutions to senior operator delegates – meet 20 senior operator decision-makers in 30 minutes.

Head of VIP Relations, Lauren Menzies,  works closely with our sponsors and exhibitors to build relationships between them and our senior level service provider attendees. She works with our sponsors to create a bespoke wish list of attendees they would like to meet during the event and then helps facilitate this through exclusive one-to-one meetings and introductions onsite. Click here to find out more...

“Really liked the speed networking. Very efficient. Good results. Great way to get everyone to stop and pay attention for a few minutes” - Kelly Whiting, Director, Strategic Partnerships, YUME

 

Taking place on the evening of Wednesday 28th May 2014, the Network Virtualization Industry Awards will celebrate excellence in the telecoms industry and recognise the outstanding technologies developed for the NFV and SDN community in the last 12 months.

Find out more here

The event was very good for us. We've made some contacts that will lead to other things for sure

CTO, Evertz

I wanted to take a moment to extend my compliments on the superb work of the SDN World VIP Team. They have been highly attentive, kept meetings and sessions perfectly on track and maintained an attitude of friendly professionalism throughout the proceedings

Senior Manager, Global Strategic Planning, VMWare

This event was great and is a good meet up between operators and vendors to understand each others requirements and expectation in developing the future next generation networks solution

AVP Business Innovation, Telkom Indonesia

Key event to exchange views and practices on critival industry shifts enabled by the convergence between cloud computing and telecommunication technologies, such as SDN and NFV

Director, Cloud Solutions Marketing, Alcatel-Lucent

Really useful, especially good to know what other operators are doing nowadays

Network Engineer, ONO

Very interesting and useful event which gave me a more clear picture about further development of SDN and NFV

Head of IP Backbone Unit, Telekom Slovenije

A very good and very beneficial event

Head of Strategy, Amdocs

The meeting point for SDN & NFV professionals

Head of Network Virtualization, Telefonica

As an operator it is the valuable venue to share viable use cases, challenges, and lessons learned regarding SDN.

Senior Manager, SK Telecom

Guarenteed 1-2-1 Meetings

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Speaking Enquires

Georgina Wilczek Tel: +44 (0)20 3377 3655

Sponsorship & Exhibition Enquiries

Owen Lochner Tel: +44 (0)20 7017 6848

Marketing Enquiries

Abi Toohey Tel: +44 (0)20 7017 5167

Conference Papers

Customer Services Tel: +44 (0)20 7017 5506