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December 5 - 8, 2016
Crowne Plaza,
Palo Alto - California


About The Event

The 4th Annual Carrier Network Virtualization has a NEW format, offering a more interactive experience to ensure that we’re providing an unparalleled networking and knowledge sharing opportunity. Each year the event brings together key players from the virtualization community to discuss and evaluate the steps needed to accelerate the development of NFV and SDN. Featuring the Mobile Edge Computing Focus day on December 8th and the Intel Network Builders workshop on December 5th, this is sure to be our most engaging conference yet. Taking place in the heartland of virtualization solutions, the show will include dedicated sessions on Business Models and Evolution, Industry Openness and Collaboration, Management and Orchestration, Monetization and Quality Assurance.

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Carrier Attendance


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Key Benefits & Features

Interactive roundtables

Lunch tables hosted by leading operators designed to help you network in a more informal setting and make the contacts you need.

Free for Carriers to attend

Join all North America leading national and regional telcos - register for your FREE carrier pass

CNV awards

Join us to celebrate all the latest innovations and developments in the virtualization industry.

Intel NFV workshop

Join Intel and their Network Builders ecosystem for the pre event workshop.

Carrier led program

Hear from all the region’s leading carriers as they discuss their latest virtualization challenges and innovations.

50% director level or above

Meet with all of the key decision makers in the industry

SDN/NFV in Residential Broadband Networks

Download this exclusive report and get insights into SDN adoption within residential broadband access networks

Exhibitor & Sponsorship Opportunities

Program Participation

Secure a premium speaking slot in front of a receptive audience of carrier led decision makers.

Private meeting rooms

Maximize your networking at the event through our private meeting room facilities.

One to one meeting service

 Let us do the hard work for you and create a pre scheduled meeting timetable for you.

Exhibition stands

Acquire a prominent stand in the exhibition floor to showcase your products and solutions.

Pre event exposure

Gain maximum exposure for your brand pre event and onsite through various branding opportunities.

Hosted networking opportunities

Gain even more face to face time with our buyside audience through hosting a workshop, dinner, breakfast or other networking function.