21-23 May 2019
The world's leading optical networks event
ENABLE THE 5G FUTURE THROUGH OPTICAL TRANSPORT INFRASTRUCTURE
NGON & DCI World encompasses all our regional events, bringing a truly global audience to Nice for 2019. Now just one event, benchmark your operations against your peers in the global optical networking and DCI ecosystem.
Uniting telco and data center operators under one roof
EVOLVING NEXT GENERATION OPTICAL ACCESS TECHNOLOGIES
INVESTIGATING METRO, LONG-HAUL & SUBMARINE OPTICAL NETWORKS
TRANSPORT SDN AND NFV
COMMERCIALISATION OF DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT
INTRA VS. INTER DCI
EXPANDING DATA CENTER INTERCONNECT BANDWIDTH
INDUSTRY LEADING HEAVYWEIGHTS
NGON & Optical DCI Awards
The annual NGON & DCI Awards give recognition to the achievements made by operators, data centres and solution providers in the optical networking industry. This is a great chance for you to celebrate the year gone by in optical networking and data centre interconnect advancements.
Annual Beach Party
Join us as we celebrate the launch of NGON & DCI World and optical networking excellence, at our annual beach party! Networked and unwind with food and drinks in a relaxed environment with a scenic backdrop.
Our informal, fun and highly effective introduction sessions gave you maximum exposure to a large number of your peers in the shortest time!
Join us for a scenic social morning run along the Nice promenade. There will be a prize for the fastest runner, so bring your game face!
The perfect opportunity to network with your peers, stick around and enjoy a drink with us after the event.
Hosted Lunch Tables
Taking part in an informal setting, hosted lunch tables are a great opportunity to build relationships with your peers over lunch!
The Optical Masterclass Series
In 2018 we introduced our exclusive series of partner led workshops.
Light Reading Breakfast Workshop
Making Sense of Optical Transport Options for 5G. This breakfast workshop explored the range of 5G xhaul transport options with the goal of mapping each to the specific requirements of the 5G RAN and anticipated applications.
The OIF Workshop
You learned how OIF is assuring interoperability in open, agile next generation optical networks, with updates from OIF experts and guests on critical projects including CEI-56G and CEI-112G, FlexE, 400ZR, and Transport SDN.
This workshop targeted the new optical micro nodes market segment and its adoption for 5G ready network, as well as fix/business applications, and how to address the expected 10 fold capacity growth with a fraction of the costs.
EXHIBITION AND SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR 2019
Network and Engage with your Audience
Whether it is an exhibition stand, pod, private meeting room or hosted round table, NGON & DCI World offers a wide range of options to ensure that your solutions and expertise are showcased to their best advantage.
Reinforce Your Brand
Achieve maximum exposure for your brand with our extensive multi-channel marketing campaign and diverse selection of advertisement options. As well as onsite branding opportunities, we've got you covered.
Lead the Discussion
Take part in sessions covering the industry’s most important topics and display your thought leadership and expert knowledge in front of your target audience.