Latest Agenda at SDN NFV World Congress 2019
 

CONGRESS DAY TWO- 16TH OCTOBER

 

08:15

 

Registration opens

 
 

 

KEYNOTES/PLENARY: 5G IS HERE! (ROOM: KING WILLEM ALEXANDER)

 

08:55

 

Chairs Opening Remarks

 

09:00

5G Market Analysis

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

09:10

 

Operator Keynote: AI in Cybersecurity

Ben Azvine | Global Head of Security Research & Innovation | BT

09:30

 

Vendor Keynote: Autonomous Driving Network

Ben Yuan | Director Network Architecture Transformation Carrier BG | Huawei

09:50

5G Front-Edge: Access Agnostic Front-haul & Load Agnostic Edge

Faiz Alam | Senior Architect | Liberty Global

 

10:10

 

The benefits of NFV now starts to unfold in 5G

Inma Rodrigues | Head of Telecom Core and Cloud Solution & Service Line, Market area Europe & Latam | Ericsson

10:30

 

5G - Virtualized Edge beyond Data Center

Jesse Chiang | Quanta Cloud Technology

 

10:50

 

Break

 

11:05

 

5G Core: Islands & Bridges

Richard Band | Mobile Core & 5G Product Management lead | HPE

11:25

 

5G Performance and SDN/NFV-enabled for QoE Total Visibility & Optimisation

Ahmed Helwa | Network QoE Specialist & Expert | NTRA

 

11:45

Towards an Intelligent Edge Cloud

Mirko Voltolini | Global Head of Network on Demand | Colt Technologies Services

 

12:05

 

Insights on interest of a Joint Innovation Partnership to design high performance infrastructure for 5G central and edge network services

 
 

 

Chares Farland | VP & General Manager Networking & Communication Service Providers | Lenovo

 

 

Laurent Darricau | Director Infrastructure Innovation & Engineering | Orange Labs Network

 

12:35

 

New connectivity in 5G

 
 

Ulrich Kohn | Director Technical Marketing | ADVA Optical Networking

 

Oscar González de Dios | Researcher | Telefónica

13:05

How Leading Regional Operators are Leveraging Intelligent Automation for Agility and Industry Leadership

Kailem Anderson | VP, Product Line Management: Software & Services | Ciena

13:25

 

Lunch

 
 

TRACK ONE: ORCHESTRATION, AUTOMATION & NFV INNOVATION (KING WILLEM ALEXANDER)

 

14:05

 

Building 5G-oriented Telco Cloud towards Autonomous Core Network

Leo Ma Liang | VP of Huawei Cloud Core Network Marketing | Huawei

14:25

 

Panel Discussion: How do we ensure intent, clear policy, cloud native and lean NFV technologies?

 
 

 

Stefan Gruendel | Director, Technology Solutions | NEC/Netcracker

 
 

Tu Jiashun | Principal Scientist of NFV/SDN | ZTE

 

Marton Sabli | Head of Solution Line Orchestration | Ericsson

 

 

Stefan Walraven | Co-founder & CEO | Inmanta NV

 
 

Moderated by

Roy Chua | CEO | AvidThink

Partner | Wiretap Ventures

15:10

 

Break

 

15:30

 

Smart NIC use in NFV, Performance and Financial opportunities for operators

Craig Patten | Principal engineer, data centre NFV | Charter Communications

15:50

Network Virtualization & Cloud Orchestration: Update on KPN's Digital Telco Ambition

Bob Smeets | Lead-Architect , Network Virtualization | KPN

16:10

 

Convergence of Management, Controller & Analyzer Towards Autonomous Driving Network

Liu Jessie | NCE Chief Solution Architect | Huawei

16:30

 

Make your way to the closing keynotes

 
 

TRACK TWO- SD-WAN (AMAZON)

 

14:05

How SD-WAN-as-a-Service is accelerating network evolution!

Marcus Hacke | Founder & Managing Director | ngena

14:25

 

Panel Discussion: The rise of managed services and Multivendor SD-WAN

 
 

Sue White | Head of SDN/NFV Strategy and Marketing | NEC/Netcracker

 
 

 

Marc Cohn | Business Lead, Network Virtualization | Spirent

 
 

 

Erik Kreifeldt | Senior Analyst | TeleGeography

 

Karl Mörner | VP Product Management and R&D, NFV Business Unit | Enea

 

 

Moderated by

Amir Zmora | CEO & Founder | flexiwan

 

15:10

 

Break

 

15:30

Taking SD-WAN to the next level with multivendor and service automation

Michael Habib | Director of SDN/NFV Solutions Sales | NEC/Netcracker

 

15:50

Second Generation SD-WAN based on NFV Principles

Karl Mörner | VP Product Management and R&D, NFV Business Unit | Enea

16:10

Network-as-a-Service (NaaS): moving beyond SD-WAN connectivity for enterprise revenue growth

Oren Marmur | VP, Head of NFV | Amdocs

16:30

 

Make your way to the closing keynotes

 
 

TRACK THREE: EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES (MISSISSIPPI)

 

14:05

Beyond the Universal CPE: Colt Telco Edge Cloud

Javier Benitez | Senior Network Architect | Colt

14:25

 

Panel Discussion: The deployment of 5G and eventual growth and the need for a Digital Twin

 
 

 

Simon Dredge | Director, Technical Marketing | Metaswitch

 

 

Ulysses Lu | Developer | Quanta Cloud Technology

 
 

Mats Johansson | Solution Marketing Manager | Ericsson

 

Sven Freudenfeld | Director for Business Development | Lanner

 

 

Daniel Lawson | Managing Director- Advanced Technologies | Verizon

 

Moderated by

Joel Stradling | Founder and Lead Analyst | Clavem Research

 

15:10

 

Break

 

15:30

Future Directions in uCPE

Shai Tsur | Senior SW Ecosystem Program Manager | Arm

15:50


Intelligence at the Edge, the New Frontier

Piotr Weglicki | Senior Marketing Manager | AMD

16:10

Moving from SDx to SmartX

Wenyu Shen | Technology Development Manager | NTT Communications

 

TRACK FOUR: SDN, NFV & PROGRAMMABILITY (YANGTZE 2)

 

14:05

E2E SDN network automation

Paolo Fasano | Network Automation Manager | TIM

14:25

 

Towards disaggregation in IP and Optical Networks - Telecom Infra Project

 
 

Oscar González de Dios | Researcher | Telefónica

 

 

Diego Marí | Manager Connectivity Technologies & Ecosystems | Facebook

 
 

 

Mattias Fridström | Vice President & Chief Evangelist | TeliaSonera International Carrier

 
 

Hirotaka Yoshioka | Director of IP transport technology | NTT

 

 

Moderated by

 

15:10

 

Break

 

15:30

 

Network as a programmable Service

Ludovic Hazard | Networking Services Tech Lead, Executive IT ArchitectGTS, Infrastructure Services | IBM

15:50

 

Future Cloud Infrastructure, a complete software defined automated cloud providing agility, flexibility, reliability at full speed

 
 

 

Paul Starr | Senior Technical Design Architect | T-Systems

 

 

Chares Farland | VP & General Manager Networking & Communication Service Providers | Lenovo

16:10

 

Reducing Risk Through Open (Source) Infrastructure

 
 

Timo Jokiaho | Global Lead - Partner Technology | Red Hat

 

 

Francois Duthilleul | Senior Solutions Architect - Telco Technology Office | RedHat

 
 

CONTENT HUB (EXHIBITION FLOOR)

 

14:05

 

Ubiqube Demo

 

14:25

 

Amdocs Demo

 

14:45

 

ADVA Demo

 

15:05

 

vmware Demo

 

15:25

 

Clavister Demo: Servicing Edge-computing and uCPE- A Holistic Approach

 

15:45

 

Télécoms Sans Frontières DEMO

 
 

CLOSING KEYNOTES: SECURITY SECURITY SECURITY! (KING WILLEM ALEXANDER)

 

16:40

 

Signalling Security and Fraud Challenges with 5G

Pieter Veenstra | Lead Solutions Architect & Product Manager | NetNumber

17:00

Automating Network Security in the Public Cloud

Chris Donley | Director, Network Security | Salesforce

TSC member | ONAP

 

17:20

The Edge Compute Stack: No place to compromise between speed and security

Bart Salaets | Dir, Systems Engineering | F5 Networks

 

17:40

 

Prioritizing service provider MEC investment: Use cases, networks, technology and partners

Rajesh Ghai | Research Director, Telecom Network Infrastructure | IDC

18:00

 

End of Congress Day Two

 

 

 

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