FutureNet World Awards 2020

The 2020 winners were announced on Wednesday 23rd September at FutureNet World Virtual 2020.

These awards recognise outstanding innovations that are changing the way future networks function and operate. All our finalists demonstrated substantial reductions to the life cycle costs of operating a network, driving revenue/commercial growth and adding new dimensions to the customer experience. It was a difficult decision and we would like to congratulate everyone who got to the short list stage. 

The overall winners of each category are:

 Leading Solution for Network Automation/Autonomous Networks

Most Innovative Application of AI to enhance Customer Experience

Most Innovative Automated Service Orchestration Solution


Leading Solution for Network Automation/Autonomous Networks

  • AirHop Communications
  • Anuta Networks
  • Blue Planet, a Division of Ciena
  • Celfocus
  • Elisa Automate
  • Itential

Most Innovative Application of AI to enhance Customer Experience

  • BitBang Srl
  • Dell Technologies
  • Eolo/FICO
  • Nokia
  • VMware

Most Innovative Automated Service Orchestration Solution

    • CloudOps
    • Etiya
    • HPE
    • Nokia
    • VMware

Judging Panel

The FutureNet World Awards will be independently judged by our esteemed panel of industry analysts. The judges have been carefully selected as some of the industry’s leading experts and thought leaders in the field of intelligent automation.

View Judge Biographies:

Mark Newman
Anil Rao
Amy Cameron
Dimitris Mavrakis