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Your ticket to the future of network connectivity. Find out what's included when you purchase a 2 or 3 day pass for Broadband World Forum.

Stay ahead of the pack

An agenda jam-packed with insights and trends from inspirational speakers.

A tech lover’s paradise

We’ve got live product demos, exhibition tech tours and the Connected World Live.

It’s not all about work

Meet and mingle with a packed social agenda, including Oktoberfest celebrations.

Debate the issues

And find the answers through exclusive workshops and Ovum-hosted round tables.

Access to the A-list

Rub shoulders with the movers and shakers at the LeadersIn Broadband: Executive Summit.

Your personal networking tool

With the event app you can arrange meetings at the touch of a button.

Debate the issues, find the answers

NG-PON2 Forum

This workshop presents NG-PON2 technology advantages and readiness that you can use to deploy your next generation access networks.

G.Fast Council Workshop

In this workshop learn how to deliver Gigabit faster by extending fibre broadband over existing wiring using G.Fast.

Ovum-hosted Round-tables

Debate, discuss and dissect the latest technology and strategy trends that are affecting the industry at Ovum hosted round-tables. Open to all attendees these sessions are designed to get the audience interacting with new topics and new people.

German Broadband Bureau Government Workshop

This workshop will offer insight into the governmental framework that supports broadband rollout and the Gigabit vision in Germany. Delegates will be treated to keynotes and interactive discussions from governmental figures and ministerial leaders about EU Broadband trends.

Analyst clinics

Come and get free market insight from our analyst partners at Ovum. Free 15 one-on-one sessions with analysts dedicated to all things Broadband will be on hand for one-on-one clinics with all attendees.



Agenda Highlights


Bruno Jacobfeuerborn, CTO of Deutsche Telekom will be discussing 5G Fixed Mobile Convergence for Seamless Experience


Hear from Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, a regulator that has been grabbing headlines this year


Geng Lin, CTO, Enterprise Networks of Google will be discussing telco transformation and the potential of ‘softwarization’

Stay ahead of the pack

The delegate education programme

Our industry leading agenda is jam-packed with over 150 hours of content across 4 content tracks, plus 2 free theatres.

Curated with the help of our expert advisory board, our C-level keynotes will answer your burning questions taking a fresh look at the latest challenges and opportunities facing the industry. We'll also bring new technology to life and put a spotlight on the the strategies and topics high on your agenda, including;

  • Next-generation networks
  • Virtualisation and cloud
  • Monetising consumer and business services
  • Internet of everything

A tech lover’s paradise

See it first at BBWF

From live product demos to Tech Discovery Tours and the return of Connected World Live, the opportunities for discovery are endless. 

Last year delegates accelerated towards their connectivity goals with a Formula 1 Williams car on the show floor. And of course, we had a dancing robot.

Watch this space for what we have coming in 2017 and details for booking onto a Tech Discovery Tour.

It’s not all about work

Oktoberfest themed bar

Celebration the new location for BBWF with an authentic stein of beer at our Oktoberfest bar. 

Broadband Awards

Recognising the best and brightest achievements of the previous year with a prestigious ceremony at Meistersaal, Berlin.

Breakfast briefings

Kick off your day with a morning talk and grab a coffee with your broadband peers.

LeadersIn Broadband: Executive Summit

The invitation only event for our top level attendees

Participate in the most prestigious event at BBWF 2017. 

You will receive access to invite-only sessions and social events hosted across the 3 days including VIP dinners and closed-door workshops. This is your opportunity to engage in senior level networking with leading industry peers.

To apply to join the programme please contact Iwona Hampson, Head of Bespoke Client Services, at

Are you ready for the future of network connectivity?

A sneak peek of what to expect at Broadband World Forum 2017...