Reimagining Wholesale


Agile Players, New Segments, Disruptive Outcomes

11 - 12 September, Victoria Park Plaza, London

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For over 20 years, Carriers World has been at the core of the wholesale market, uniquely placed to help carriers understand where the opportunities lie to start developing strategies and building partnerships to ensure ongoing success.
Join wholesale operators,  cloud/data centres, IPX providers, telcos and many more at the industry's most forward-thinking event.

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2018 Speakers Include:

  • Winston Carrera at Carriers World 2018
    Winston Carrera
    CTO, Future Networks
    BT Global Services
    Conor Carroll at Carriers World 2018
    Conor Carroll
    Independent Consultant
    Dave Crowley at Carriers World 2018
    Dave Crowley
    Chief Technical Advisor
  • Mark Daley at Carriers World 2018
    Mark Daley
    Director, Digital Strategy and Business Development
    Epsilon Telecommunications Limited
    Carlos Dasilva at Carriers World 2018
    Carlos Dasilva
    VP Products & Business Operations
    PCCW Global
    David Eurin at Carriers World 2018
    David Eurin
    Chief Strategy Officer
    Liquid Telecom
  • Martin Ford at Carriers World 2018
    Martin Ford
    President EMEA
    GTT Communications, Inc.
    Alexander Freese at Carriers World 2018
    Alexander Freese
    Head of Wholesale
    Altice Portugal
    Eric Gillenwater at Carriers World 2018
    Eric Gillenwater
    VP & Business Head, US & Europe
    Bharti Airtel
  • Yiannis Giokas at Carriers World 2018
    Yiannis Giokas
    VP R&D
    PCCW Global
    Marcus Hacke at Carriers World 2018
    Marcus Hacke
    Managing Director
    Fran Heeran at Carriers World 2018
    Fran Heeran
    Group Head of Cloud & Automation
  • James Hickman at Carriers World 2018
    James Hickman
    Chief Technology Officer
    Virtual 1
    Tom Homer at Carriers World 2018
    Tom Homer
    Tony Jamous at Carriers World 2018
    Tony Jamous
    Nexmo Inc
  • Ronnie Klinger at Carriers World 2018
    Ronnie Klinger
    President, Mobility, Security and Digital Communications
    P.C.C.W. Global
    Ravindran Mahalingam at Carriers World 2018
    Ravindran Mahalingam
    SVP International Business
    Philippe Millet at Carriers World 2018
    Philippe Millet
    i3 Forum
  • Johan Ottosson at Carriers World 2018
    Johan Ottosson
    VP Strategy
    Telia Carrier AB
    Isabelle Paradis at Carriers World 2018
    Isabelle Paradis
    Hot Telecom
    Mike Saadi at Carriers World 2018
    Mike Saadi
    VP, Strategic Technologies
    ABI Research
  • Frederic Schepens at Carriers World 2018
    Frederic Schepens
    Group Executive, Global Connect
    Claudio Scola at Carriers World 2018
    Claudio Scola
    Director, Head of Product Management - EMEA
    Luis Benavente at Carriers World 2018
    Luis Benavente
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Sven Dirschauer at Carriers World 2018
    Sven Dirschauer
    Director EMEA
    Massimo Fatato at Carriers World 2018
    Massimo Fatato
    Managing Partner, Next Gen Networks
    Alessandro Forcina at Carriers World 2018
    Alessandro Forcina
    Board Member
    i3 Forum
  • Gal Hochberg at Carriers World 2018
    Gal Hochberg
    Harald Krohg at Carriers World 2018
    Harald Krohg
    Senior Vice President - CEO Global Wholesale
    Andrew Lipman at Carriers World 2018
    Andrew Lipman
    Morgan Lewis and Bockius Llp
  • Derek Long at Carriers World 2018
    Derek Long
    Head of Telecoms & Mobile
    Cambridge Consultants Ltd
    Christian Michaud at Carriers World 2018
    Christian Michaud
    SVP, Usage Based Services, Voice & Mobility
    Tata Communications Limited
    Adrian Shatku at Carriers World 2018
    Adrian Shatku
    WIS Telecom SA
  • Ashish Surti at Carriers World 2018
    Ashish Surti
    Colt Technology Services
    Simon Thompson at Carriers World 2018
    Simon Thompson
    Head of Practice, Big Data
    Mark Weait at Carriers World 2018
    Mark Weait
    VP Europe
    Tata Communications (UK) Ltd
  • Christian Wollner at Carriers World 2018
    Christian Wollner
    Head of Mobile Solutions, Product Marketing
    Deutsche Telekom
    Steven Yap at Carriers World 2018
    Steven Yap
    Chief Executive Officer
    M800 Limited
    Carlos Gamboa at Carriers World 2018
    Carlos Gamboa
    IPX Product Manager
    Telefonica International Wholesale Services
  • Erling Freyr Gudmundsson at Carriers World 2018
    Erling Freyr Gudmundsson
    Chief Executive Officer
    Reykjavik Fibre Network (Gagnaveita Reykjavikur)
    Sanjeev Jain at Carriers World 2018
    Sanjeev Jain
    Chief Information Officer
    Verizon Enterprise Solutions
    David James at Carriers World 2018
    David James
    Practice Leader, Wholesale Telecoms
    Ovum Ltd
  • Bryn Norton at Carriers World 2018
    Bryn Norton
    Director, Solutions Architecture And Security, Europe Middle East And Africa
    Gilbert Relou at Carriers World 2018
    Gilbert Relou
    Vice President Of Global Mobile And Innovation Sales
    Francisco J. Santos at Carriers World 2018
    Francisco J. Santos
    Head of Wholesale Services
    Telefonica Business Solutions
  • Navneet Singh at Carriers World 2018
    Navneet Singh
    Director Interconnect and Capacity Planning


3 Key Panel Sessions You Simply Can't Miss


Wholesale Transformation: Business (r)evolution in the digital age

  • New customers, competitors and partners
  • New technologies, products and services
  • New strategies and business models
  • Cultural and organisational change in the digital age
  • Maintaining traditional revenue streams in a time of great disruption

Tom Homer, CEO EMEA, Telstra 
Martin Ford, President EMEA, GTT Communications

Building new networks with SDN and NFV

  • Delivering the agility and flexibility that will stimulate new business models
  • New services and service provision in a virtualised network
  • Interworking in an SDN world
  • How will automation impact the traditional carrier business model?

Claudio Scola, Director, Managed Network Services, Tata Communications 
Marcus Hacke, Managing Director, ngena 
Fran Heeran, Group Head of Network Virtualization, SDN and NFV,  Vodafone
Winston Carrera, CTO, Future Networks,  BT Global Services
James Hickman, CTO,  Virtual1


How are data driven technologies reshaping the carrier?

  • Emerging data products and services inc. BDaaS
  • Challenges and opportunities emerging from data-hungry products and services
  • The IoT and the carrier
  • Data business models
  • Exploring the impact on the capacity business

Eric Gillenwater, VP & Business Head - US & Europe, Airtel 
Alexander Freese, Head of Wholesale, Portugal Telecom 
Johan Ottosson, VP, Strategy, Telia Carrier 
Dave Crowley, Chief Technical Advisor, Microsoft 

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Your Opportunity


Over the course of two days we will create an ideal environment for those selling solutions and technology to meet wholesale operators, MNOs content owners, data & cloud providers and more.  


Get in touch today! 


Matthew Harris

+44 (0)20 7092 1186

Carriers World 2017