Speaker profile

Shahryar Khan

Head of Automation & Systems, Network Systems & Delivery
Telia Group

Expert with exceptional experience with Transport networks, having done extensive work on Network Slicing projects across the globe. Now working at Telia as Head of Automation & Systems, Network Systems and Delivery. I was previously Chief Architect and Expert in Multi-service Transport networks at Ericsson, where I led the development of mid to long term Transport network architectures for 5G ready networks. This saw me intrinsically involved with network slicing, cross domain control and orchestration and programmability aspect for the 5G ready transport networks.

I was given an Outstanding Performance Award due to exceptional consulting skills with DT group, for Ericsson EMEA North region for 2008.
Main author of the Ericsson Review article “Benefits or self organizing backhaul networks” published in Sept 2013, Radio Transport Integration published in June 2015, Enabling intelligent transport in 5G networks in 2018. Also, have several patents to my name and am a regular speaker in industry events related to automation, 5G and MPLS/SDN.