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CONGRESS DAY TWO
WEDNESDAY 12TH OCTOBER

 
 

 

 

08:30

 

Registration and EXPO open

 

09:00

Opening remarks

Mark Lum | Chair | SDN World Congress

Co-Founder & Market Lead | Layer123

 

09:00

Chair's Opening Address

Caroline Chappell | Principal Analyst | Analysys Mason

 

 

KEYNOTES – NFV+SDN+MANO: A NEW NETWORK PLATFORM FOR BUSINESS INNOVATION

 

09:10

KEYNOTE

Luis Jorge Romero | Director General | ETSI

09:30

NFV & SDN – the bigger picture: Laying the foundation for 5G & IoT

Prodip Sen | CTO, Network Functions Virtualization | HPE

Chair, Board of Directors | OPNFV

09:50

 

KEYNOTE

Reserved

 

10:10

Differentiating with bundled connectivity and virtualised services

Joe Marsella | CTO, EMEA | Ciena

10:30

 

Topic in development

Senior Representative | Cisco

10:50

 

Refreshment & exhibition break

 

11:20

Chair's Market Highlights

Shin Umeda | VP | Dell'Oro Group

11:25

KEYNOTE

Laurent Herr | VP Operations Support System | Orange Business Services

11:45

SDN & NFV Networks and the NOW Economy

Jason Emery | VP, Signalling Products | Oracle Communications

12:05

KEYNOTE

Mirko Voltolini | VP Technology & Architecture | Colt

12:25

 

Cloud CPE – A Platform for SD WAN Stream

Tony Sarathchandra | Director, Product Management – SDN Technology and Solutions | Juniper Networks

12:45

 

Lunchtime Debating Tables

 
 

 

An opportunity to discuss and debate key topics under the guidance and leadership of SDN Congress and NFV Advisory Panel members

 
 

1. Topic to be announced

Ayush Sharma | SVP & CTO Mobility, Network & Cloud | Huawei

 

 

2. Topic to be announced

Reserved

 
 

3. Topic to be announced

Brian Levy | CTO EMEA | Brocade

 

 

4. Topic to be announced

Reserved

 
 

 

AFTERNOON FORUMS

 

13:45

 

Please choose from one of five Forums – Technology, Operations, Business, 5G Core & Transport, Virtual Broadband – or the PRISTINE Workshop. Details follow below

 
 

TECHNOLOGY FORUM

 

13:45

Chair's Opening Address

Tim Doiron | Principal Analyst, Practice Lead, Intelligent Networking | ACG Research

13:50

KEYNOTE

Don Clarke | Principal Architect, Network Technologies | CableLabs

Chair, Network Operator Council | ETSI NFV ISG

14:10

SDN enabled PaaS to deliver benefits of DevOps to NFV

François Lemarchand | Strategic Product Director | Ericsson

14:30

The second Wave of SDN/NFV

Marcus Brunner | Chief Researcher, Head of Standardization | Swisscom

14:50

Converged NG-OSS and E2E Orchestration

Li Mo | Chief Architect | ZTE

15:10

 

Refreshment & exhibition break

 

15:40

Chair's Market Highlights

Donglin Shen | Principal Analyst | EJL Wireless

15:45

KPNs vision on orchestration architecture combining NFV and SDN Vision and target architecture of KPN on NFV and SDN

Wendy Ooms | Lead Architect Virtualization | KPN

16:05

NFV at the Edge

Sam Fuller | Head of Strategy & System Solutions | NXP

16:25

 

Need for speed: network functions for Real Time Communications

Giuseppe Monteleone | Sr. Technical Marketing Engineer – NFV | Italtel

16:45

Driving Multi-layer SDN Control into the Real World

Chris Liou | VP, Product Management & Strategy | Infinera

17:05

 

PANEL DEBATE – NFV+SDN interoperability and benchmarks – what strategy should be applied to address the increasing number of VNF's, platforms, and architectures?

 

17:50

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

18:35

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

19:20

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

20:05

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

20:50

 

PANEL DEBATE

 
 

 

Moderated by:

Reserved

 
 

 

SDN WORLD OPEN EXPO

 
 

 

 

21:35

 

Open Receptions hosted by individual World Congress supporters – all EXPO areas

 

22:45

 

End of Congress Day Two

 
 

OPERATIONS FORUM

 

13:45

Chair's Market Highlights

Peter Jarich | VP Consumer and Infrastructure | Current Analysis

13:50

 

Topic TBA

 

14:10

 

KEYNOTE

Tang Xiongyan | Chief Expert, Network Technology Research Institute | China Unicom

14:30

Modernizing BSS/OSS to Support Next-Gen SDN/NFV Requirements

Ari Banerjee | Senior Director, Strategy | NEC/Netcracker

14:50

Topic in development

Nico Fischbach | Director Strategy, Architecture and Innovation | Colt

15:10

 

Refreshment & exhibition break

 

15:40

Chair's Opening Address

Emir Halilović | Program Director, Networking and Infrastructure EMEA | IDC

15:45

Federating the Service Assurance Across Domains

Chris Purdy | CTO | CENX

16:05

 

Topic in development

Sam Aldrin | Architect | Google

16:25

Topic in development

Jeans Tseng | VP and GM for Telecom Applications BU | Lanner

16:45

The future of Network Tracing and Monitoring

Alexander Sobania | Senior Expert Production Management & Automation | Deutsche Telekom

17:05

 

Topic to be determined

 

17:25

 

PANEL DEBATE – Modernising OSS/BSS – identifying migration strategies and key actions, what best practices can be identified and amplified?

 

18:00

PANEL DEBATE

Mile Maksan | EMEA NFV Lead Solution Architect | Oracle Communications

18:35

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

19:10

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

19:45

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

20:20

 

PANEL DEBATE

 
 

 

Moderated by:

Reserved

 
 

 

SDN WORLD OPEN EXPO

 
 

 

 

20:55

 

Open Receptions hosted by individual World Congress supporters – all EXPO areas

 

22:05

 

End of Congress Day Two

 
 

BUSINESS FORUM

 

13:45

Chair's Opening Address

Franck Chevalier | Co-Head of Technology Consulting | Analysys Mason

13:50

 

Topic in developmment

Chetan Gopal | Director, IT | Verizon

14:10

 

Topic in development

Senior Representative | Nokia

14:30

 

KEYNOTE

Reserved

 

14:50

 

SD-WAN 2.0: Building A Better SD-WAN

Senior Representative | ADVA Optical Networking

15:10

 

Refreshment & exhibition break

 

15:40

Chair's market highlights

Robert Haim | Business Analyst | ACG Research

15:45

 

Topic TBA

 

16:05

 

Managed Services Will Ultimately Drive the Adoption of SD-WAN and NFV

Apurva Mehta | Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder | Versa Networks

16:25

 

Topic in development

Reserved

 

16:45

Topic in development

Pravin Mirchandani | CMO | OneAccess

17:05

 

PANEL DEBATE – Upselling Enterprise services: increasing the value of NG-VPN and SD-WAN services for majority end-users, as they look to migrate away from MPLS

 

17:50

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

18:35

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

19:20

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

20:05

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

20:50

 

PANEL DEBATE

 
 

 

Moderated by:

Reserved

 
 

 

SDN WORLD OPEN EXPO

 
 

 

 

21:35

 

Open Receptions hosted by individual World Congress supporters – all EXPO areas

 

22:45

 

End of Congress Day Two

 
 

5G CORE & TRANSPORT FORUM

 

13:45

Chair's Opening Address

Heidi Adams | Sr. Research Director, Transport Networks | IHS Markit

13:50

 

Topic TBD

 

14:10

Topic in development

Alexander Millner | Head of Radio and Transport Strategy | Tele2

14:30

OIF Interop – The Key to Unlocking the Benefits of SDN

Christophe Alter | Representative, Carrier WG | OIF

Broadband Networks Standards Manager | Orange

14:50

Topic in development

Victor Lin | Senior Manager of Software Engineering | Google

15:10

 

Refreshment & exhibition break

 

15:40

 

Chair's market highlights

Reserved

 

15:45

 

Topic TBD

 

16:05

 

Topic TBD

 

16:25

 

Topic TBD

 

16:45

 

Topic in development

Reserved

 

17:05

 

PANEL DEBATE – NFV+SDN capability is regarded as essential for successful 5G – what specific use cases can be identified and where will we see first deployments?

 

17:50

 

PANEL DEBATE

Senior Representative | Huawei

18:35

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

19:20

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

20:05

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

20:50

 

PANEL DEBATE

 
 

 

Moderated by:

Reserved

 

21:35

 

End of 5G Core & Transport Forum

 
 

 

SDN WORLD OPEN EXPO

 
 

 

 

21:35

 

Open Receptions hosted by individual World Congress supporters – all EXPO areas

 

22:45

 

End of Congress Day Two

 
 

VIRTUAL BROADBAND FORUM

 
 

 

Virtual Broadband Forum @SDN World Congress brings a new focus to the application of NFV and SDN to the next generation of Access Networks, Access Nodes and Central Offices (exchanges). Traditional CO architectures are being reformulated as Cloud-based – or "Cloudified" – allowing service providers to host VNFs and in turn offer agile services.

 

13:45

Chair's Opening Address

Eric Hanselman | Chief Analyst | 451 Research

13:50

The Business end of NFV

Robin Mersh | CEO | The Broadband Forum

14:10

Virtual Reality TV – The financial impact of virtualizing the content delivery network, a business case?

Elizabeth Bavin | Product Marketing Manager | Amdocs

14:30

KEYNOTE

David Artuñedo Guillén | CEO OnLife Networks | Telefónica

 

 

OnLife Networks Innovation Project at Telefónica, re architecting the Central Office as Datacenter using Open Source Software

 

14:50

SD-Access: Building a Broadband Network for Web-Scale Stream

Robert Conger | AVP, Cloud & Portfolio Strategy | ADTRAN

15:10

 

Refreshment & exhibition break

 

15:40

Chair's market highlights

Roy Chua | Partner & Co-curator | SDxCentral

Partner | Wiretap Ventures

15:45

 

Topic in development

Reserved

 

16:05

 

Topic TBA

 

16:25

 

Topic in development

Reserved

 

16:45

 

Topic TBA

 

17:05

 

PANEL DEBATE – New ideas and plans for Cloud CO, SD-Access, PaaS mean much change is in store for operators – how quickly can this evolution take hold?

 

17:50

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

18:35

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

19:20

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

20:05

 

PANEL DEBATE

 

20:50

 

PANEL DEBATE

 
 

 

Moderated by:

Reserved

 

21:35

 

End of Virtual Broadband Forum

 
 

 

SDN WORLD OPEN EXPO

 
 

 

 

21:35

 

Open Receptions hosted by individual World Congress supporters – all EXPO areas

 

22:45

 

End of Congress Day Two

 
 

PRISTINE WORKSHOP

 
 

 

PRISTINE – Programmability In RINA for European Supremacy of Virtualised Networks

 
 

 

PRISTINE is designing & implementing the innovative internals of the RINA (Recursive InterNetwork Architecture) clean-slate architecture. This includes the programmable functions for: supporting congestion control, providing protection/resilience, facilitating more efficient topological routing, and multi-layer management for handling configuration, performance and security.

 

15:40

 

Welcome and Introduction

 

15:40

 

Content in development

Miguel Ponce De Leon | Chief Technologist, TSSG | Waterford Institute of Technology

CTO | Kodacall

 

18:00

 

End of PRISTINE Workshop

 
 

 

SDN WORLD OPEN EXPO

 
 

 

 

18:00

 

Open Receptions hosted by individual World Congress supporters – all EXPO areas

 

19:10

 

End of Congress Day Two

 

 

 

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