Gabriel Abrantes

Head of ICT & Cloud

ZON Optimus

Paolo Balboni

Scientific Director

European Privacy Association

Reyk Bederke

Vice President of IT-Portfolio Architecture

T-Systems International

Ivana Beli

ICT Proposition & Pricing Department

Croatian Telecom

Sanjay Bhatia

Senior Director of Marketing


Jacques Bonifay



Sandor Borbas

Senior Business Development Manager

T-Systems Magyarorszag

Ian Brown

Senior Analyst, IT Services


Jens Bussmann

Manager Cloud Platform, DACH & CEE


Goran Car

CTO ComCloud


Tom Casaer

VP Channels


Daniele Catteddu

Managing Director EMEA

Cloud Security Alliance

Mayank Choudhary

Director Product Marketing

Oracle Communications

Doug Clark

UKI Cloud Leader


Peter Conquest

Business Development Director, Telco


Sergio Cozzolino

Vice President Marketing - Mobile Service Development

Telecom Italia

Alain Decartes

WW Industry Software Marketing Lead


Geert Degezelle

Director Cloud & Security Solutions


Bernhard Demuth

Director Cisco Consulting Services


Richard Dufty

Vice President, Global Sales and Strategic Partners


Mark Durrett

Head of Marketing

Overture Networks

Murat Erim

Head of Corporate Business Development


Peter Feil

Board of Directors

Open Networking Foundation (ONF)

Nick Gilbert

Global Director Solutions Consulting


Cyrille Guetin

Head of Cloud

Bouygues Telecom

Axel Haentjens

VP Cloud Computing

Orange Business Services

Marcel Heilijgers

Executive Director

Cloud Credential Council

Martin Heisig

Senior Vice President HANA Enterprise Cloud Operations


Frank Hoberg

EVP Sales and General Manager


Alex Jinivizian

Head of Enterprise Strategy


Mervyn Kelly

Marketing Director

Ciena Limited

Stefan Kindt

Head of Technology Marketing

Nokia Siemens Networks

Sven Klindworth

Practice Head of Advise Compute


Steffen Krause

Technical Evangelist

Amazon Web Services

Rafi Kretchmer

Director, Cross Portfolio Marketing, Product Business Group


Shinya Kukita

Chief Engineer, Global Business Unit


Laurent Lachal

Cloud Computing Research Lead


Anna Lai

Head of Business Development, Carrier Cloud


Jongmun Lee

Manager, Core Network Lab

SK Telecom Network Tech R&D Centre

Diego R. Lopez

Head of Technology Exploration

Telefónica I+D

Raul Mangalindan

Senior Audit Manager

Bell Canada

Goran Markovic

Director, Strategy Function

Telekom Serbia

Tim Marsden

Global Cloud Services Director

Telefónica Digital

Camille Mendler

Principal Analyst and Head of Enterprise Verticals

Informa Telecoms & Media

David Meyer



Michael Michler

Senior Account Manager


Mila Milenkovic

Head of Business Development

Telekom Serbia

Mario Mueller

Vice President IT Infrastructure


Thomas Nolle



François-Frédéric Ozog

VP of Business Development


Michele Palermo

VP of Standards & Fora

Telecom Italia

Nick Papadoglou

Corporate Product Marketing Manager

HOL (Hellas Online)

James Parton

Director – Europe


Prayson Pate

Chief Technologist

Overture Networks

Tom Platt

Commercial Director


Eduardo Mendez Polo

Head of IT Cloud & Low-Cost

Telefonica Spain

Ron Raffensperger

CTO, IT Solutions


Gordon Rawling

Senior Marketing Director, EMEA


Franz Seiser

VP Core Network and Services

Deutsche Telekom

Ido Shargil

Chief Architect

Huawei – European Research Centre

Nachman Shelef



Ryan Skipp

Manager: Global OSS Architecture & Strategy

T-Systems International

Cathy Spence

Senior Enterprise Architect


Graham Starkins

Enterprise Strategy


Philipp Strube



Dr. Richard Sykes


Cloud Industry Forum (CIF)

Phil Tilley

Senior Representative

Cloud Ethernet Forum

Ariel Tseitlin

Former Director of Cloud Services, Netflix

Partner, Scale Venture Partners

Rafael Laguna de la Vera



Andreas Weber

Senior Researcher

Fraunhofer FOKUS Institute

Mark Wigington

Group Vice President of Cloud services

Orange FT Group

Henry Zhang

Marketing Director of Cloud Computing, IT Product Line


Michael Zhao

Winner of China National Science & Technology Progress Award, Senior ICT Specialist


Kajetan Zwirglmaier


Simon-Kucher & Partners

Nick Papadoglou

Corporate Product Marketing Manager

HOL (Hellas Online)

Sven Klindworth

Practice Head of Advise Compute


Geert Degezelle

Director Cloud & Security Solutions


James Parton

Director – Europe


Jacques Bonifay



Ron Raffensperger

CTO, IT Solutions


Eduardo Mendez Polo

Head of IT Cloud & Low-Cost

Telefonica Spain

Phil Tilley

Senior Representative

Cloud Ethernet Forum

Michael Zhao

Winner of China National Science & Technology Progress Award, Senior ICT Specialist


Richard Dufty

Vice President, Global Sales and Strategic Partners


The One & Only Cloud Computing Event for Telco Professionals

A huge thank you to all of the sponsors, speakers and delegates that took part in our most successful Telco Cloud World Forum to date! The forum found a new home for 2014 in Munich and welcomed the highest number of delegates to date – with over 400 attendees across all 3 days.

The Pre-Event Masterclasses proved to be a huge hit with our attendees, led by the Open Data Center Alliance, AppDirect and Huawei.

Our key theme for 2014 was Show me the money and featured success stories and keynotes from Telefónica, Orange, Amazon Web Services, Belgacom, Bouygues Telecom, Google and more. New themes for 2014 included the Tech Cloud stream, covering SDN & NFV with sessions led by The Open Networking Foundation, SK Telekom, Deutsche Telekom, Ovum and the Fraunhofer FOKUS Institute

And we can’t neglect to mention our largest and most active speed networking sessions to date – which proved to be a fantastic way for our delegates to meet, exchange ideas as well as business cards and contacts!

Don’t worry if you missed out, the Telco Cloud World Forum returns to Germany again in 2015 for its 6th year – a definite must-attend event for all of those involved with Telco Cloud!

See you next year!

The Cloud World Series Team

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The world’s one & only Cloud Computing event for Telcos: This truly is the one-stop-shop for Telco Cloud professionals

We bring you the entire ecosystem under one roof: Hear from Telcos as well as OTT players, developers and enterprise end users with our comprehensive coverage of all things Telco Cloud

Not just the usual suspects: Hear from the new and highly relevant disruptive players in Telco Cloud as well as CTOs and Heads of Cloud Services from leading Telcos globally

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TCWF is the only event that features a tried and tested VIP ‘meet and network’ campaign exclusively tailored for event sponsors and VIP guests

Find out from engineers & technical staff what’s happening behind the scenes and gain new perspectives

The only event bringing together over 100 different telecom operators from across the world to discuss Cloud Computing

Part of the only event series supported by the industry-leading Informa Telecoms & Media Research & Ovum teams - agendas incorporate the analysts’ know-how throughout  

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Our unique  C-level marketing campaign ensuring conference audience and speakers in attendance are of the highest calibre

Now in its 6th year, the Telco Cloud World Forum is firmly established and part of the Cloud World Series, incorporating more events in more locations, with an ever greater reach

 Thank you to the team for making the event our best ever! The 2014 TCWF was one of the best events that AppDirect has ever participated in. It was extremely focused, great speakers, attendees and content. It really has become an annual place to meet and talk all things Telco and Cloud!

Richard Dufty, Vice President, Global Sales and Partnerships, AppDirect


 This event was well organised and provided great opportunity for networking, especially the speed networking during the morning break time slot and VIP meeting service. The organisers were very kind to meet all our requirements during the event.

 Yingying Zhang, Marketing Manager, Huawei Technologies


 Thank you and the team for the great support that you provided at the Telco Cloud event. I am pleased to say that the team went the extra step and worked tirelessly for us. Especially meeting wise, we were very happy with the outcome. Hopefully we will see these contacts turning into new opportunities!

 Kostas Kalkandis, Marketing Manager, Oracle


 Using your help, we were able to setup several meetings with key customers, to showcase Amdocs strength in the cloud brokerage domain. I can only hope to get this same help from you at the Telco Cloud event in the US.

 Liron Golan, Product Marketing, Amdocs


 It was really interesting to see how other Telcos are competing in the Cloud area and who the relevant partners are. I learnt a lot from the show and was glad to take part.

 Ivana Beli Oštarčević, Director of ICT proposition & pricing department, Hrvatski Telekom


 It was a great event which has continued to improve over the last couple of years. I think it is established as THE conference for everybody dealing with cloud in the Telco industry

 Domen Baskovec, Group Manager, Telekom Austria


 Good platform to get and share the latest trends and developments of Telco Cloud Services

 Calvin Chan, Assistant Vice President, PCCW Global


 Very good place to catch up on the latest cloud computing trends, particularly for the Telco point of view

 Darija Novic, Expert Associate for Wholesale Product Development, BH Telecom


 The Telco Cloud World Forum is an excellent event to keep updated in fast changing segment of cloud services.

 Miroslav Stravs, CTO, T-2


 This is a key conference for the different aspects of the Telco cloud in difference to the Public and Private/Hybrid cloud and is the only one differentiating the different businesses and technical streams. Very helpful for operators, vendors and Internet companies.

 Thomas Rambold, CEO & Industry Analyst, DESS GmbH


 This was a Good event with a good level of customer presentations, I would recommend the event.

 Isabelle ROUSSIN, VP Marketing, SAP


 Very well attended by operators, broad content coverage and some good networking opportunies.

 Tom Platt, Commercial Director, BCSG


 I particularly enjoyed the opportunities for networking with small European startups

 Diptendu Mitra, Director, Strategy SingTel


 A great opportunity to meet up with Cloud Service Providers, decision makers and influencers. Condenses 4 months of meetings into two days!

 Michaela Hammond, EMEA Cloud Strategic Partnerships Director, Hewlett Packard


 It was a great way to get knowledge about different Telco cloud strategies, that are typically not openly exchanged. Please invite me back next year!

 Axel Wagner, Portfolio Executive T-Systems


 It was a great to see what other Telcos are currently doing in terms of their cloud strategy and to learn from their experiences

 Oliver Truetsch, Business Manager, BT Germany


 Excellent venue to learn hands-on about the opportunities and challenges of Cloud for Telcos

  Lars Jussaume, Business Development Manager, BASE Company


 I enjoyed the Telco World Forum in Munich, good line up of speakers who gave great insights in their cloud go to market strategies and good organisation.

 Alphons Evers, Manager Innovation Management, KPN IT Solutions


 Great conference to get updated on the latest insights of the industry on the promise and reality of cloud services.

 Remco  Jansen, Chief Solution Architect, TeliaSonera

To keep our agenda fresh and exciting, we incorporated even more fresh and exciting content in to our 2014 programme. The innovative mix of case studies, discussions, hands-on labs and interactive sessions, were delivered by expert speakers from leading Telcos, OTTs, Suppliers and Developers globally.

New and exclusive for 2014:

• Our new Tech Cloud stream discussed the impact and future potential of some of the hottest new technologies & concepts, such as data centre infrastructure optimisation & fabrics, SDN, NFV, OpenStack & OpenFlow

 The Start-Up Championship Innovation Session: an opportunity for start-ups to share their expertise and present their technical advantages for Telco Cloud enablement

• We heard from MVNOs for the first time, including Lyca Mobile – how are they fairing in this already crowded market and what lessons can be learnt?

• Our Partnering Cloud focus session examined the business rationale behind Telco Cloud partnerships & Cloud Channels

•  Specialised Cloud stream ensuring that you are equipped with the knowledge and expertise to stand out in a sky full of Clouds with sessions covering efficient sales and marketing strategies, Billing, Pricing & sustainable revenue models and Telco Cloud as a game changer for CRM & Customer Experience

• Our Hot-Right-Now Cloud stream covered the hottest topics that you told us you wanted to hear more on, including; APIs, Telco Cloud TV services, Enterprise Mobility & BYOD, M2M and a look at what’s next in the future of Telco Cloud

Telco Cloud World Forum Highlights
Face to face opertator and enterprise introductions for you company

I have seen what other telcos are doing and the future steps

M Mladenovic, Telekom Serbia

Good overview of current trends in cloud services

M Tewordt, Swisscom

Got a good overview of today’s challenges and opportunities

F Servaas, Ericsson

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