Speaker profile

Rui Frazao

EVP & CTO
B-Yond

Rui Frazao is the CTO and Head of European Operations at B-Yond. Prior to B-Yond, Rui was CTO of Vasona Networks, an innovative provider of Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) solutions, acquired by ZephyrTel (2018).  He also previously held various Group technology positions during his 15 years at Vodafone including serving as the Director of Network Engineering overseeing network activities across Germany, the Netherlands, Hungary and the Czech Republic. Rui is originally from Portugal and represented his country at the Olympics in Fencing. He’s based in Düsseldorf where he has been living for over a decade with his family.

“Service Providers P&L’s are under significant pressure. They are deploying new network technologies, undergoing Digital Transformation and launching new B2B services at a faster pace. Also, increasing network complexity and dynamic nature of low latency services is causing significant pressure on network operations. Throwing more resources at these problems is simply not the answer. Join us at the event to learn how CSPs can achieve web-scale efficiencies and economics by embracing targeted uses of AI in their network AND business evolution journey.”

Agenda sessions

Day 1

March 26, 2019

FUTURE NETWORKS – VISION, TECHNOLOGY AND STRATEGY
11:15 am
PANEL Discussion: Is AI really the game changer for networks?

Day 2

March 27, 2019

10:15 am
Do you really have a choice? Incorporating automation & AI into your network evolution strategy