Latest Agenda at Network Transformation Congress 2019
 

CONGRESS DAY ONE
TUESDAY 30TH APRIL

 
 

 

 

08:15

 

Registration

 

09:00

 

Congress Welcome

 
 

 

NETWORK INNOVATIONS

 

09:05

Introduction: Market Analysis: Network Transformation

Roy Chua | CEO | AvidThink

Partner | Wiretap Ventures

09:40

Operator Keynote: UNICA evolution towards 5G and Zero Touch Orchestration

Francisco-Javier Ramón | Head of Network Virtualisation, GCTIO | Telefónica

Chair | Open Source MANO

10:15

Network Cloud - Disaggregating the Traditional Routing Model

Ofer Weill | Director of Product Marketing | DriveNets

10:40

 

Refreshment & exhibition break

 

11:10

Today's Network Innovations: Fuel for Tomorrow's Network Transformation!

Vishal Sharma | Principal | Metanoia

11:35

5G - A Catalyst to Network Transformation

Geoff Burke | Chief Marketing Officer | Broadband Forum

 

12:00

Acceleration and Packet Processing: Are we at the Plateau?

Shin Umeda | VP | Dell'Oro Group

12:25

 

Lunch & Opportunity to visit exhibition

 
 

 

CLOUD INNOVATIONS

 

14:00

Universal CPE: gateway to innovation for the edge cloud

Prayson Pate | CTO, Ensemble | ADVA Optical Networking

 

 

Operators are now deploying uCPE was as a way to cut costs and provide dynamic services. But they also see uCPE as an edge cloud platform that is powering a transformation of the network. Come learn about the real-world innovation, along with unique set of operational requirements needed to power the edge cloud.

 

14:45

Datacenters and Software-Programmable Interconnection

Craig Matsumoto | Senior Analyst, Managed Services | 451 Research

 

 

Datacenters aren't just about real estate and electrical power. They also have to connect somewhere. Operators are borrowing notes from the public cloud to create more flexible infrastructure, making use of network virtualization and SDN to allow on-demand provisioning and other new services. Colocation and interconnection are becoming more sophisticated -- and more useful to the average enterprise.

 

15:10

Network Transformation using ODA and NaaS

Johanne Mayer | Evangelist - NaaS 2020 | TM Forum

15:35

 

Break

 

16:00

5G for Business

Christos Kolias | Principal Research Scientist and Orange Expert | Orange

16:25

 

Accelerated 5G Transformation with Distributed AI and Edge Innovations (AMD Session)

Walid Ali | Chief Technologist Artificial Intelligence, Edge and Cloud Systems | AMD

16:50

Does intent-based networking require a greenfield network?

Brandon Heller | CTO and Co-Founder | Forward Networks

17:15

 

BBQ & Beers reception

 

 

 

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