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23-25 October 2018 | Messe, Berlin

The place to build your next generation network

Following a very successful first year back in the German Capital, we are returning to Messe, Berlin on the 23-25 October 2018 for more beer, more bratwurst and most importantly, more broadband!

90% OF EXHIBITION SPACE SOLD

Contact our Sales Team today to discuss sponsorship, exhibition, partnership and digital opportunities at BBWF 2018.

Deutsche Telekom

EXCLUSIVE HOST OPERATOR SPONSOR

WHY BBWF IS IMPORTANT TO YOU

The largest event in the world to focus on the networks. 

Looking beyond hype and buzzwords, BBWF is the only event in the world with an exhibition and agenda focused exclusively on network infrastructure.

The meeting place for the Industry.

You will find all the right people in the right place. Achieve 6 months’ worth of meetings in 3 days and drive your business forward with new partnerships.

You heard it here first.

With updates on regulation, policy, standards and technology, as well as product launches and announcements, BBWF is the place to find out what's hot in broadband!

BBWF IN NUMBERS

4,500+
ATTENDEES
1,500+
COMPANIES
100+
COUNTRIES

ADDRESSING YOUR CHALLENGES

NETWORK DEPLOYMENT

  • Upgrading Legacy Copper; Gfast, PON, DOCSIS
  • FTTX Strategies; Investment and Challenges to Deployment 
  • Fixed-Wireless Convergence; 5G, Wireless for Last Mile Connection & Rural Roll Out, Enhancing Existing Networks, EMBB
  • Fixed Networks for Mobile Back-haul

ENHANCING SERVICE DELIVERY & NETWORK PERFORMANCE

  • Benefits of Open Virtualized Networks
  • NFV & SDN; Will it deliver on its promise?
  • Case Studies of Successful Implementations
  • Open Telco Approaches; CORD, BAA, VOLTA
  • Management of Open SDNs & Evolving Vendor Landscape
  • Network Automation
  • Network Slicing for a Personalised Service
  • Edge Computing to Enable New Services and Reduce Latency

IMPROVING CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

  • AI and Analytics to Understand Network Performance and Maintenance
  • Hybrid Solutions for Home Wi-Fi
  • Taking Ownership of Home Network to Overcome Slow Speeds Caused by Devices
  • Home Gateway
  • 5G to Enhance Home Broadband

Introduction to 5G

Free Digital Training Programme worth £699 for BBWF Delegates

Provided by Telecoms & Tech Academy, Official Learning Partner of Broadband World Forum

BROADBAND FORUM AT BBWF

Broadband Forum is organising a series of workshops and the Interop Pavilion at the world's largest access network event.

NEW: OPEN TELCO TRACK


Be on the forefront of industry disruption. 

This all new track will focus on the potential of opensource software to drive innovation and advancement within the industry. 

With support from top operators and key industry associations the agenda will cover the benefits and practicalities of open source software and hardware. What's on the agenda?:

 -  Why an Open Source Approach

 -  Open Source and Standards

 -  An Assessment of Cord and Other Strategies

 -  Integration and Validation

 -  Open Ecosystem Management


NEW: NETWORK SLICING

An emphasis on the operator's experience with network evolution. Rub shoulders with the key operators actively trialing and selecting vendors.

Peer to peer bench marking. Gain pivotal feedback from operators analysing the business case for network slicing.

Full insight into the available technical solutions, helping you to keep up to speed with your industry competitors.

Press Registration for BBWF 2018

Apply for full access to the conference and exhibition

Benefit from the support of our onsite PR team and dedicated press lounge throughout the event.

BBWF 2017 Highlights


Check out the highlights from last year's Broadband World Forum in Berlin.

YOUR COMPANY AT THE HEART OF THE BROADBAND COMMUNITY

We can put you there. Talk to us about our sponsorship, exhibition and partnership opportunities for 2018.

Want to meet the right people? Need a stage for your product? Want to raise the profile of your brand? We've got you covered. Broadband World Forum can support your business objectives.