TC3 2018: Telecom Council Carrier Connections

TC3 2018: Telecom Council Carrier Connections

Oct 17 8:30am - Oct 18 5:00pm @ Juniper Networks Aspiration Dome, Sunnyvale
TC3 Summit 2017
Conference
Where the companies who build and maintain the networks come to find innovation.
TC3 Summit is a 2-day executive summit bringing together telcos, telecom vendors, investors and startuups from all over the world who gather in Silicon Valley once a year to review new products, learn about the industry's innovation priorities, and build new partnerships.

Features of this year's 11th Annual TC3 Summit:

MATCHMAKER MEETINGS: Dedicated agenda times so attendees don't have to choose between demos, sessions, and private meetings.

SPEAKERS & SESSIONS: Startup Pitches, panels, and carrier case studies will be presented from IoT Forum, ComTech Forum, SPIF and Autotech Council.

DEMO TABLES: Located in the same space as the stage and the networking make it easy to review all the new technology on display. Limited number of tables are available for 2018.

NETWORKING: Dedicated Neworking times built into the agenda and the networking area is in the main space making sure you can find who you need to meet.

REGISTRATION & FEES: Telecom Council Forum Members: $200, ...
TC3 Summit is a 2-day executive summit bringing together telcos, telecom vendors, investors and startuups from all over the world who gather in Silicon Valley once a year to review new products, learn about the industry's innovation priorities, and build new partnerships.

Features of this year's 11th Annual TC3 Summit:

MATCHMAKER MEETINGS: Dedicated agenda times so attendees don't have to choose between demos, sessions, and private meetings.

SPEAKERS & SESSIONS: Startup Pitches, panels, and carrier case studies will be presented from IoT Forum, ComTech Forum, SPIF and Autotech Council.

DEMO TABLES: Located in the same space as the stage and the networking make it easy to review all the new technology on display. Limited number of tables are available for 2018.

NETWORKING: Dedicated Neworking times built into the agenda and the networking area is in the main space making sure you can find who you need to meet.

REGISTRATION & FEES: Telecom Council Forum Members: $200, Non-Members: $1195
On-Site Registration Fees: Telecom Council Forum Members: $300, Non-Members: $1425

FULL DETAILS: www.telecomcouncil.com/tc3/

Interested in sponsorship or speaking opportunities? Contact council@telecomcouncil.com
More information
Schedule
Wednesday Oct 17th
8:30 am
Welcome
Thank you to Juniper for hosting this year's TC3 Summit!
8:40 am
Service Provider Innovation Review
4 Startups pitch their propositions to our Service Provider members. Apply to Pitch at https://www.telecomcouncil.com/get-involved/speak-at-a-meeting/
9:30 am
Digital Transformation
Expert Panelists will debate digitizing the retail experience, empowering the mobile workforce, among other hot topics surrounding digital transformation.
10:30 am
Case Studies
Hear from Carriers and their startup partners as they discuss their path to successful deployment.
11:30 am
Lunch, MatchMaker Meetings, Topic Tables and Demos
Over an extended lunch, connect with delegates with similar interests at our Topic Tables, visit the Demo Tables or head to the MatchMaker Zone for your pre-scheduled, personal meetings https://www.telecomcouncil.com/matchmaker/
1:30 pm
Subscriber Privacy
CSPs, device makers, and connected service companies all share the responsibility for protecting their users and our expert panel will discuss how to put business and technical innovations to work to meet the opportunities and challenges.
2:00 pm
Case Studies
Hear from ComTech Forum members and their startup partners as they discuss their path to succesful deployment.
2:40 pm
ComTech Innovation Review
4 Startups pitch their propositions to our ComTech Forum members. Apply to Pitch at https://www.telecomcouncil.com/get-involved/speak-at-a-meeting/
3:30 pm
MatchMaker Meetings, Topic Tables and Demos
Over an extended break, connect with delegates with similar interests at our Topic Tables, visit the Demo Tables or head to the MatchMaker Zone for your pre-scheduled, personal meetings https://www.telecomcouncil.com/matchmaker/
5:00 pm
Keynote
5:30 pm
11th Annual SPIFFY Awards
Telecom Council's global Service Provider (SPIF) members choose SPIFFY winners from startups who presented to the Telecom Council over the past year.

Winners in the following categories will be honored at our Cocktail Reception:

Graham Bell Award for Best Communication Solution
Edison Award for Innovation
San Andreas Award for Disruption
Zephyr Award for Best Wireless Opportunity
Fred & Ginger Award for Most Supportive Carrier
Thursday Oct 18th
8:00 am
Breakfast, MatchMaker Meetings and Demos
Grab a bite to eat and head over to the Demo Tables, or discuss partnership opportunities in the MatchMaker Zone
9:00 am
Opening Remarks
A quick recap on yesterday's highlights, and a look forward to what's in store today.
9:10 am
IoT Innovation Review
4 Startups pitch their propositions to our IoT Forum members. Apply to Pitch at https://www.telecomcouncil.com/get-involved/speak-at-a-meeting/
10:00 am
Networking Break
Grab a snack and connect with other attendees in this open networking half-hour.
10:30 am
Fireside Chat
Hear from an IoT vendor and a startup partner as they discuss their innovation strategies, what they are building together, and what it takes to make partnerships work in this industry.
10:50 am
Case Study
When a telco and a young company partner, there are many lessons to share. Why did the carrier choose this partner? Why this technology? What hurdles did they overcome and how?
11:05 am
Over-the-Top IoT
Our expert panel will discuss how IoT devices and services might connect to carrier-managed telecom networks and the feasibility of next gen WiFi, NB-IoT, LoRA, or other connection alternatives when compared to 5G?
11:35 am
Case Study
When a telco and a young company partner, there are many lessons to share. Why did the carrier choose this partner? Why this technology? What hurdles did they overcome and how?
12:00 pm
Lunch, MatchMaker Meetings and Demos
It's a working lunch at TC3, so grab a plate and discover new innovation and products at the Demo Tables, and check your meeting schedule for more pre-scheduled, personal meetings in the MatchMaker Zone https://www.telecomcouncil.com/matchmaker/
12:30 pm
Do Autonomous Cars need 5G
Our automotive experts will debate whether 5G is really necessary, as systems are developed to work independently of network connection, while existing mapping, infotainment, and cloud services function happily using LTE?
1:00 pm
Autotech Innovation Review
4 Startups pitch their propositions to our Autotech Council members. Apply to Pitch at https://www.telecomcouncil.com/get-involved/speak-at-a-meeting/
1:55 pm
Fireside Chat
Auto companies are getting better at partnering. In this session, an OEM and their supplier partner discuss their innovation strategy.
2:10 pm
Case Study
In this session, an OEM, a traditional vendor and a startup partner discuss their innovation strategies, what they are building together, and what it takes to make partnerships work in this industry.
2:25 pm
Wrap Up
Thanks to Juniper for Hosting, and to all our speakers, sponsors, and attendees for another great TC3 Summit
2:30 pm
MatchMaker Meetings and Demos
Don't leave before you've had a chance to check out all the innovative companies at their Demo Tables, exchanged a last few business cards, and come closer to sealing the deal in the MatchMaker Zone ... And get your name on the list as a sponsor, speaker or exhibitor at TC3 2019!
Sponsors
Organizers
Linda Hull
Connecting Startups with Innovation Scouts in Communications and Automotive Technology