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21 - 23 May 2019

Virtualize. Automate. Monetize.

Harness the power of NFV and SDN

Join us for the leading-operator discussion in Europe

Network Virtualization Europe is back for 2018 this May in Madrid! Looking towards 5G, this year’s programme will offer an unbiased perspective exploring the operators’ experience with NFV and SDN deployment, the impact on operations and the technical advancements promoting carrier investment.

Join the discussion to ensure you are up to speed with the pivotal NFV and SDN developments driving confidence and investment in the sector.

Network Virtualization Europe in numbers...


What's new for 2018?

Three days of high quality content

Our jam-packed agenda will be covering a range of key areas, including network transformation, management and orchestration, 5G, edge computing and network slicing. Don't miss the Intel Builder's Workshop on the 22nd May.

Learn from over 60 innovators

Hear from the top operators and vendors paving the way for NFV and SDN, including AT&T, PCCW, Telecom Italia, Telstra, BT and Vodafone.

10+ hours of networking opportunities

Meet the best in the business in an informal setting, including a drinks reception, VIP dinner and the Network Virtualization Awards ceremony.

'Operator Benchmarking' session

Dedicated to operators, this session will offer the perfect opportunity to meet with your industry peers actively researching and deploying network virtualization solutions. Get unbiased perspectives into integration and ROI from the leading movers and shakers.

Six content streams

Personalise the agenda to suit your specific learning objectives. Choose from streams covering  depolyment and operations, MANO, software defined networking, NFV and SDN in the lead up to 5G and more. 

Supported by top media partners

Including 5G Exchange, ETSI, Vanilla Plus, Telecom Engine, Light Reading, TeleInfoToday and more

Virtualizing the Network: What can we learn from Telefonica and Verizon?

Download report to get informative insights from top operators

Download this report to gain crucial insight in the virtualization journey, exploring: how to reap the benefits of network virtualization, pivotal takeaways from deployment, virtualization as a means to generate new revenue, overcoming the technical challenges to encourage ROI and service innovation

Get the most out of NVE 2018

Don’t miss out on….

  1. Intel Summit to be hosted on May 22nd
  2. Operator led lunch roundtables on May 23rd
  3. Awards Ceremony and Drinks Reception on May 23rd
  4. NEW Operator bench-marking session: Taking place on May 24th, this is for operators only! Along the lines of speed dating, operators will be given 5 minutes per contact to discuss their key challenges, take always and all things NFV and SDN!

Supporting Organisation

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