BBWF IN NUMBERS
HOT TOPICS FOR 2018
DELIVERING NEXT GENERATION BROADBAND FOR ALL
PAVING THE WAY FOR 5G
EFFECTIVE VIRTUALIZATION STRATEGIES
OPEN TELCO INNOVATION
BIG DATA, ANALYTICS & NETWORK AI
BUILDING THE IN-HOME NETWORK
EVOLUTION FROM TELCO TO TELCO-AS-A-SERVICE
NEW FOR 2018 - OPEN TELCO TRACK
Be on the forefront of industry disruption. This all new aspect 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. Supported by BT, Deutsche Telekom, Telefonica and TIM.
WHY AN OPEN SOURCE APPROACH?
OPEN SOURCE AND STANDARDS
AN ASSESSMENT OF CORD AND OTHER STRATEGIES
INTEGRATION AND VALIDATION
BENEFITS FOR NETWORK OPERATORS AND END USERS
OPEN ECOSYSTEM MANAGEMENT
2018 SHOW FEATURES
START-UP PITCH ZONE
Our Global Innovation Stage gives the start-up community a platform to pitch and present their new ideas. We will be hand picking young companies that are breaking the mould in broadband. Have a
product or service to pitch? Get involved.
Invitation only for our top level attendees. Explore the latest industry trends while bench-marking against the leading global telecom service providers at the Executive Summit.
THE BROADBAND WORLD NEWS THEATRE - In partnership with Light Reading, you hear some incredible free content across the two days.
THE GIGABIT INNOVATION THEATRE - Free content assessing the key drivers and barriers to a gigabit society.
WOMEN IN COMMS
Consider the biggest issues facing women in the workplace today at the Women in Comms Networking Lunch.
Join us at our Oktoberfest-themed bar within the exhibition, to celebrate our move back to Germany and network with your peers, while enjoying one of Germany’s finest beers!
We know that Broadband World Forum is a networking hub for the fixed network community, and we want to make it as easy as possible for our attendees to connect, collaborate and share challenges, this is why for 2018 we are supplying more meeting and co-working space within the exhibition.
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.