Eric Carmès

Founder and CEO

6WIND

Ron Haberman

VP & GM of Cloudband Business Group

Alcatel-Lucent

Valerie Noto

Director, Cloud Band Ecosytem

Alcatel-Lucent

Josh Goodell

VP, Network on Demand

AT&T

Javan Erfanian

Distinguished Member of Technical Staff

Bell Mobility, Canada

Clayton Wagner

Chief Solutions Architect

Benu Networks

Ashwin Krishnan

Head of Products

Brocade

Don Clarke

Principal Architect, Network Technologies

Cablelabs

Jeff Finkelstein

Executive Director of Strategic Architecture

Cox Communications, USA

Shin Umeda

Vice President

Dell'Oro Group

Giuseppe Carella

Researcher

Fraunhofer FOKUS

Adam Ozkan

Head of Software Business Strategy

Fujitsu Network Communications

Sanjay Bhatia

Sr. Director, Solutions Marketing

Genband

Sam Aldrin

Network Architect

Google

Stéphane Téral

Principal Analyst, Mobile Infrastructure and Carrier Economics

Infonetics

Christian Buerger

Technologist

Intel

André Beijen

Head of Network Virtualization

KPN

Wendy Ooms

Lead Architect, Virtualization

KPN

Rami Yaron

Mobile Backhaul Co-Chair & CE 2.0 Specialist

MEF

Vishal Sharma

Founder and CEO

Metanoia, Inc.

Marc LeClerc

VP Strategy and Marketing

NoviFlow Inc

Lyndon Ong

OIF

Bill Snow

VP Engineering

ON Lab

Sean Roberts

Director

Open Stack Foundation

Heather Kirksey

Director

OPNFV

Christos Kolias

Senior Research Scientist / Founder Member

Orange Silicon Valley, USA / ETSI NFV ISG

Ajay Dankar

Senior Director, Product & Program Management

Paypal/eBay Inc.

David Hughes

VP Engineering

PCCW Global

Mike Kay

Vice President, Business Development

Procera Networks

Jerome Tollet

CTO

Qosmos

Benny Sand

Director of Business Development

Quali Test Group

Edward Schneider

Managing Director

Quan Funds, Switzerland

Dr Yuri Gittik

Head of Strategic Development & Innovation

Rad Data Communications

Eitan Schwarz

VP, Service Provider Line of Business

Rad Data Communications

Ashish Singh

VP, Products

SK Telecom

Louis Schreier

VP, Portfolio Strategy & Technology

T-Labs

Alan Clark

CEO

Telchemy

Sanjay Nayak

Senior Vice President

Telstra

Ravinder Shergill

Senior Technology Architect

Telus, Canada

Sandeep Sharma

Architect – Cloud Network Technology and Strategy

Verizon

Chris Emmons

Director of SDN Planning and Implementation

Verizon

Charlie Ashton

Senior Director, Business Development

Wind River

Marc LeClerc

VP Strategy and Marketing

NoviFlow Inc

Jeff Finkelstein

Executive Director of Strategic Architecture

Cox Communications, USA

Christian Buerger

Technologist

Intel

Ron Haberman

VP & GM of Cloudband Business Group

Alcatel-Lucent

Sanjay Bhatia

Sr. Director, Solutions Marketing

Genband

Ajay Dankar

Senior Director, Product & Program Management

Paypal/eBay Inc.

Heather Kirksey

Director

OPNFV

Ashish Singh

VP, Products

SK Telecom

Sanjay Nayak

Senior Vice President

Telstra

Bill Snow

VP Engineering

ON Lab

Informa Telecoms & Media is delighted to reunite the global SDN & Network Virtualization community for this comprehensive SDN & NFV event for the carrier community, packed with case studies from the pioneers at the very forefront of SDN and NFV advancements worldwide. Set in California, the heartland of SDN & NFV solutions, Carrier Network Virtualization brings the industry together to discuss Carrier Class SDN from a unique strategic carrier-led perspective. The event will examine the steps needed to further deployments of SDN and NFV, featuring the Intel Network Builders workshop and a brand new MEC focus day in addition to dedicated tracks and keynotes on Business Models and Evolution, Openness and Collaboration, Management and Orchestration, Monetization and Quality Assurance.          

KEY FOCUS AREAS IN 2015 will be:

  • Evaluating the role of the carrier in solving the SDN challenge
  • Harnessing NFV for a streamlined network
  • Virtualization for mobile carriers
  • Network Functions Virtualization: Creative applications for carriers
  • Transforming OSS/BSS through NFV
  • Virtualization grows up - analyzing the current maturity of NFV & SDN solutions
  • Cable Industry perspective on virtualization
  • Defining the business case for virtualization
  • Joined-up API thinking for a virtualized network future
  • Ensuring optimal quality assurance in SDN and NFV operations
  • Security and stability of virtualized solutions

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Anna works closely with our sponsors for each event to identify their targets and understand their objectives. She builds relationships with senior level service providers, offering a superior event experience, whilst also ensuring they are happy to meet with our sponsors. As part of the service Anna facilitates a 1-to-1 Meeting Service as well as on-site Executive Speed Networking. NO other telco events company offers such a high-value networking service!

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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

Very well-focused and oriented to facilitate networking

AVP Business Innovation, Telkom Indonesia

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 good

Assistant Manager, NEC

It was good to get so many industry leaders in one place to discuss the challenges and strategies for implementing NFV and SDN in a telecom environment

Director, Strategic Marketing & Business Development, Oracle

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

The VIP meeting service was valuable to Tail-f as it provided means to meet with potential customers which otherwise would be difficult to get in contact with

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