Jim Davis

Senior Analyst

451 Research

Dennis Bennett

Global Enterprise Account Executive

AT&T

Toby Ford

AVP, Cloud Technology, Strategy & Planning

AT&T & Board of Directors, OpenStack Foundation

Kevin Burke

General Manager

BCSG

Tom Platt

Commercial Director

BCSG

Andy McInturff

Business Development Director – BT Compute

BT

Jack Weixel

Business Development - Enterprise

Google

Steve Augustino

Partner

Kelley, Drye & Warren LLP

Steve Scarlett

Head of NFV and SDN business

Nokia

Mike Sapien

Ovum

Paul Congdon

Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder

Tallac Networks

Tim Marsden

Director, Global Cloud Applications

Telefónica

Jared Alfson

Health IT Engineer

TeleQuality Communications, Inc.

Joe Crawford

Managing Director Global Strategic Partner and Cloud Strategy

Verizon

Alex Jinivizian

Director, Corporate Strategy

Verizon

Toby Ford

AVP, Cloud Technology, Strategy & Planning

AT&T & Board of Directors, OpenStack Foundation

Tim Marsden

Director, Global Cloud Applications

Telefónica

Jack Weixel

Business Development - Enterprise

Google

Joe Crawford

Managing Director Global Strategic Partner and Cloud Strategy

Verizon

Dennis Bennett

Global Enterprise Account Executive

AT&T

Andy McInturff

Business Development Director – BT Compute

BT

Alex Jinivizian

Director, Corporate Strategy

Verizon

Mike Sapien

Ovum

Tom Platt

Commercial Director

BCSG

Steve Scarlett

Head of NFV and SDN business

Nokia

The Only Event in North America Advancing Carrier Cloud Services

dallas-texas-usa-485x728The aim of the show is to bring together the leading Telco carriers, Service Providers, brokers, OTTs & Developers, who all make up the diverse ecosystem of Telco Cloud in the North American Market.

North America is the world’s hottest market for Cloud Computing with a great diversity of providers and high adoption rates across many industries. It is crucial for carriers to define their position at an event which brings the whole ecosystem together to debate current opportunities and challenges to the Telco Cloud ecosystem.

Telecom service providers are rapidly emerging as some of the advanced players in the field, with more clients and existing infrastructure to support flexible, good value Cloud services.

AT&T, Bell, Centurylink/Savvis, Telus, Rogers, Sprint and Verizon/Terremark are executing well-established plans to sell Cloud services and have expanded their investments in the field across the region.

From powering the Cloud of multinationals to the US Government, they are quickly establishing themselves as major players in the IT sphere. Many have also started rolling out Cloud services internationally, making their presence felt from Europe to Asia and Africa.

Key focus sessions!

  • Telco Cloud revenues & strategies
  • Building brand equity with enterprise buyers
  • How IaaS has evolved
  • Telco Cloud and the Network advantage NFV & SDN
  • Driving enterprise mobility in the next-generation enterprise

The Cloud World Series' launch event, Telco Cloud World Forum North America builds on the success of our Telco Cloud World Forum, the world’s most established event on telco Cloud Computing.

With thought-leading CxO level speakers in a comprehensive agenda, unrivalled networking and leading solution providers involved, there’s no doubt the America Forum will shine as the exclusive Cloud event for the American telco industry in 2014. And with the co-location with WDM USA and SDN USA, you are guaranteed an audience of outstanding quality, comprehensively covering the industry from Alabama to Wyoming!

Join us in Dallas in October 2014 to experience the buzz of the American Telco Cloud!

  • The ONLY Event in North America Advancing Carrier Cloud Services
  • 400+ attendees
  • 100 + speakers
  • 3 shows, 1 event
  • 60% + Operator and Enterprise attendees at Telco Cloud Munich 2014
  • 45% C-Level attendees at Telco Cloud Munich 2014
  • FREE to attend for Operators and Enterprise
  • Exclusive Speed Networking Sessions

....Don't just take our word for it!

“The discussion on regulating Cloud Computing will be particularly relevant for Telco Cloud WF North America 2014”  Bell Canada

“We met operators from around the world here and got direct input into our own product”
HP @ Telco

“Comprehensive, thorough exploration of the world of Cloud Computing through the eyes of telco service providers” Verizon @ Telco

Co-locating with the established SDN & NFV USA and Optical Networking USA, to bring enhanced networking opportunities, attendees will walk away with a wealth of new contacts and critical lessons in:

  • Developing effective product development strategies to expand business offerings and reduce time to market
  • Leveraging partnerships with datacenters to attract high growth companies to telco service provider platforms  - utilitizing network and interconnection effectively
  • Fostering brand equity and trust with enterprise IT buyers
  • Building the most secure cloud – cloud security in a service provider context
  • Developing successful solution provider partnerships in telco cloud

About WDM USA!

usa.nextgenerationoptical.com

WDM USA is brought to you as part of a series of industry-leading optical networking conferences. WDM EMEA, taking place every year in Monaco, brings together 600+ optical networking professionals together for 4 days of structured debate, discussion and new business deals.  We recently expanded the series to Asia (WDM APAC took place in Singapore in January), with 120+ experts (68% network carriers in attendance, from 35 different companies) excited to see the new developments in the industry coming to their region.

Free to attend for Carriers the event in 2013 addressed all the optical networking topics for tier 1 and tier 2 & 3 Carriers such as long-haul DWDM, metro/regional WDM and P-OTS, the following topics were covered in detail:

  • 100 G deployments – what degree networks will migrate towards coherent technology & ROADMs
  • Practical economics of evolving legacy networks
  • OTN evolution
  • Higher speeds migration debate – 400G vs 1 Terabit
  • Evolution of optical networks to support data centres, cloud services & high bandwidth services
  • What do Cloud & SDN mean for optical networking
  • Next generation optical broadband access

About SDN & NFV USA!

usa.sdnconference.com

The only free to attend SDN & Virtualization event for carriers in the North American SDN market!

The most broadly supported industry SDN event, with comprehensive support & involvement from the industry’s most influencial association & standardization bodies

  • Maximize your networking opportunities and your ROI – gain complimentary* access to Next Generation Optical Networking USA and mix with 200+ networking professionals.
  • Expand your understanding of SDN implementation and how it has benefited the Data Center giants, with in-depth case studies from Google, Facebook& PayPal
  • Investigate how industry trailblazing carriers are currently investigating Virtualization and SDN; including Verizon, Orange, Telecom Italia and many more…
  • See which independent solution providers are leading the charge in our exclusive Start-up Sevens; quick-fire product demonstrations with live voting from the audience.
  • Gain exclusive access to representatives from the OpenDaylight Foundation; official principal endorsers of the show.

Upgrade your ticket and access all 3 shows!

If you are interested in upgrading your ticket and attending all 3 shows, please contact rebecca@cloudworldseries.com.

Introducing the Telco Cloud World Forum USA - VIP Package, available free of charge for any C-Level Carriers.

Why attend as  a VIP?

You’ll network with fellow business leaders from across the region and gain a comprehensive update on market predictions, competitor strategies and the latest issues facing the industry. As a VIP, you’ll also benefit from lots of “extras”.

The One & Only Cloud VIP Networking Service

Central to the success of this event is the core focus on meeting and deal making. Our acclaimed ‘meet and greet’ boutique-style meeting service, offered to exhibitors and VIP delegates, has forged business relations for the past two years!

Let our VIP Relations experts facilitate those last minute meetings – we are also happy to arrange introductions with your potential partners and business leads prior to your arrival at the event!

Dedicated networking sessions from evening receptions, workshops, master classes and working groups are at the core of the conference’s plan for 2014.

What is more, user-friendly meeting and exhibition facilities with designated networking areas including numerous meeting areas and an exhibition theatre.

Read more!

The discussion on regulating Cloud Computing will be particularly relevant for Telco Cloud WF North America 2014

Bell Canada

We met operators from around the world here and got direct input into our own product.

HP @ Telco, Cloud WF

Comprehensive, thorough exploration of the world of Cloud Computing through the eyes of telco service providers

Verizon @ Telco, Cloud WF

Speaking Enquiries

Lucy Ashton Tel: +44 (0) 2070176089

Sponsorship & Exhibition Enquiries

Matt Williamson Tel: +44 (0) 20 7017 5450

Marketing Enquiries

Rebecca Lock Tel: +44 (0) 20 701 74669

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