SDN NFV World Congress Advisory Panel
Mr. Mark Lum
Chair | SDN NFV World Congress


Layer123 is delighted to support this distinguished Advisory Panel of industry leaders who are driving and developing the new world of Software-Defined Networks. We thank them for their discussion, insight and recommendation in preparing the SDN NFV Congress program; the topical content and agenda - with any omissions or errors - remain solely Layer123's responsibility.


The Panel members actively contribute to the world-class agenda, helping to ensure the market's flagship event continues to stay at the leading edge of practical network innovation.




Dr. Justin Dustzadeh
Head of Global Network & Platform Services | Uber
Dr. Jörg-Peter Elbers
VP Advanced Technology, CTO Office | ADVA Optical Networking
Mr. Charles Ferland
VP Business Development | Nuage Networks
Mr. Nico Fischbach
CTO | Forcepoint
Mr. Nic Leymann
Sr. Network Architect | Deutsche Telekom
Dr. Geng Lin
Chief Development Officer & Head of Engineering | JPMorgan Chase
Mr. Chris Liou
VP, Product Management | Silver Peak
Dr. Jai Menon
Chief Scientist | Cloudistics
Mr. Robin Mersh
CEO | The Broadband Forum
Mr. Sanjeev Mervana
World Wide Enterprise Networking Access Sales Lead | Cisco
Mr. Inder Monga
Executive Director | ESNet
Dr. Lyndon Ong
Technical Fellow | Ciena

Co-Chair, MA&E Committee | OIF
Dr. Dan Pitt

President | Palo Alto Innovation Advisors
Mr. Wade Shao
Deputy Director, Network platform department | Tencent
Mr. Ning So
Head of Advanced Technical Services | Reliance Jio
Mr. Mirko Voltolini
VP Technology & Architecture | Colt
Dr. Hagen Woesner
General Chair | EWSDN