2021 Speakers

Tareq Amin
Group Executive Vice President, CTO
Rakuten, Inc.,
Enrique Blanco
Chief Technology & Information Officer
Telefónica
Michele Gamberini
Chief Technology & Information Officer
Telecom Italia
Colin Bannon
Chief Technology Officer
BT Global
Christoph Aeschlimann
CTIO
Swisscom
Brian King
SVP & Chief Operations Officer, Technology
T-Mobile USA
Charles Molapisi
Chief Technology & Information Officer (CTIO)
MTN Group
Arash Ashouriha
SVP Group Technology Innovation & Deputy CTO
Deutsche Telekom
Neil McRae
Managing Director & Chief Architect
BT
Amol Phadke
MD Google Cloud & Head, Global CSP Industry Solutions
Google
Emmanuel Lugagne-Delpon
CTO
Orange Group Networks
Dr. Ibrahim Gedeon
CTO
TELUS
Michael Fränkle
Executive Vice President and CTO
TDC NET
Randeep Singh Sekhon
Chief Technology Officer
Airtel
H.L. Gupta
President - Network and Service Operations
Reliance Jio
Terje Jenson
Senior VP & Head of Global Network Architecture
Telenor
Sandeep Gupta
EVP Network Strategy & Architecture
Airtel
Thomas van Briel
SVP Architecture & Strategy
Deutsche Telekom
Mattias Fridström
Chief Evangelist
Telia Carrier
Lester Thomas
Chief IT Systems Architect
Vodafone
Juan Manuel Caro
Director Operations Transformation
Telefonica
Francesca Serravalle
Emerging Technology Director
Colt Technology Services
Thomas Martensson
Director of Network Service Management,
Telia Company
Hwa-Jung Han
Director SDN Technology, Architecture, and Planning
Verizon
Luis Velarde Tazón
Head of Telco Cloud & Network Virtualization Architecture
Telefonica S.A
Bader A. Allhieb
Vice President of Operation Sector
STC
Russ Bartels
Sr. Director – Data Science & Software Defined Networking
Windstream
Klaus Martiny
Senior Program Manager
Deutsche Telekom AG
Mark Newman
Chief Analyst
TM Forum & ConnectivityX
George Glass
Chief Technology Officer
TM Forum
Rick Hamilton
Senior Vice President, GM
Blue Planet, a division of Ciena
Lakshmi Mandyam
Vice President of Product Management for the Telco Edge Cloud BU
VMware
Ned Taleb
CEO and Founder
B-Yond
Rikard Kjellberg
Chief Operating Officer
B-Yond
Bradley Mead
Head of Network Managed Services
Ericsson
Ari Banerjee
Vice President Strategy
Netcracker
Domenico Convertino
VP of Product Management, Communications and Media Solutions (CMS)
HPE
Carla Penedo
Cognitive Automation Senior Expert
Celfocus
Stefan Walraven
Co-founder and CEO
Inmanta
Dima Alkin
VP of Service Assurance Solutions
Teoco
Teresa Monteiro
Director Solution Marketing, Software and Automation
Infinera
Chris Wade
CTO
Itential
Anil Rao
Principal Analyst
Analysys Mason
Marcin Nowak
Senior Solutions Manager
Comarch
Patrick Kelly
Founder, Partner, and Principal Analyst
Appledore Research Group
Amy Cameron
Principal Analyst
STL Partners
Roy Chua
Founder and Principal
AvidThink
James Crawshaw
Principal Analyst
Omdia
Dalia Adib
Principal Consultant & Practice Lead – Edge Computing
STL Partners
Bruno Santos
Executive Manager
Celfocus
R. Scott Raynovich
Founder and Chief Analyst
Futuriom
Chris Lewis
Managing Director
Lewis Insight