Fira Barcelona Gran Via
Fira Barcelona Gran Via, Av. Joan Carles I, 64, 08908 L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain

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Event Date Mon Feb 27 CET - Thu Mar 2 CET (9 months ago)
In your timezone (EST): Sun Feb 26 6:00pm - Wed Mar 1 6:00pm
Location Fira Barcelona Gran Via
Av. Joan Carles I, 64, 08908 L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
Region EMEA

We can’t express how delighted we were to welcome over 61,000 physical attendees back to the industry’s largest and most influential connectivity event. This year, Fira Barcelona was packed with imagination, inspiration and cutting-edge innovation. Despite the challenges, we hosted expert thought leadership, iconic brands and participants from almost 200 countries and territories. Whether you flew in or logged on, we hope you enjoyed the event. And after everything we’ve achieved this year, let’s look forward to future events where we can all get together, for business as usual.


2023 Speakers


Vincent Clerc
CEO, A.P. Moller - Maersk

Raymond Dolan
Chairman & CEO, Cohere Technologies

James Taiclet
Chairman, President & CEO, Lockheed Martin Corporation

Dr. Jae Jeong
CEO, CTO & Co-Founder, Dimple

Marcus Ko
President & CVO, Dimple

Börje Ekholm
President & CEO, Ericsson Group

Alejandro Agag
Founder & CEO, Extreme E

Carmine Di Sibio
Chairman & CEO, EY

Lauren Kunze
Co-Founder, Iconiq

Doreen Bogdan-Martin
ITU Secretary-General

Hyeonmo Ku
President & CEO, KT

Bob Sternfels
Global Managing Partner, McKinsey & Company

Martha Sazon
President & CEO, Mynt (Globe Fintech Innovations, Inc.)

Takayuki Morita
President & CEO, NEC Corporation

Andrew Feinberg
CEO & Chairman of the Board, Netcracker ​

Pekka Lundmark
President & CEO, Nokia

Christel Heydemann
CEO, Orange Group

Sir Martin Sorrell
Founder & Executive Chairman, S4 Capital PLC

Sébastien Borget
Co-founder & COO, The Sandbox

Kuan Moon Yuen
Group CEO, SingTel

Pietro Labriola
CEO, Telecom Italia

José María Álvarez-Pallete
Chairman & CEO, Telefónica S.A

Vicki Brady
CEO, Telstra

Timo Hoettges
CEO, Deutsche Telekom

Allison Kirkby
President & CEO, Telia Company

Anna Borg
President & CEO, Vattenfall

Margherita Della Valle
CFO & Interim Group CEO, Vodafone Group

Cui Li
Chief Development Officer, ZTE


Ivo Lukas
CEO & Founder, 24Notion

Pal Zarandy
Chief Advisor to the Chairman and Group CEO, 4iG Group

Yossi Vardi
Chairman, 4YFN

Pere Duran
Director , 4YFN

Alexander Lawrence
Managing Editor, 6GWorld

Vincent Clerc
CEO, A.P. Moller - Maersk

Jorge Lluch
Co-Founder and COO, Abacum

Astha Bhardwaj
Managing Director, Communications & Media Industry, Accenture

Marcus Fromm
Rail and Transit Europe Lead, Accenture

David Treat
Senior MD, Accenture Global Metaverse Continuum Business Group Co-Lead, Accenture

Teresa Tung
Global CTO, Cloud First, Data & AI, Accenture

Sulabh Agarwal
Managing Director, Global Payments Lead, Accenture

Albert Tan
Global Lead for Sustainability in Comms & Media, Accenture

Oriol Sans
Senior Startups Manager, ACCIÓ

Lady Mariéme Jamme
Chief Sustainability Officer/Founder of iamtheCODE, Accur8global

Amit Thakker
CEO , African Health Business - Africa

George Margelis
Independent Chair , Aged Care Industry Information Technology Council - Australia

Claudia Bacco
Assistant Editor, Air Traffic Management Magazine

Robert Hughes
CEO, Aircision

Namrata Sharma
Principal Partner Segment Leader – Semi Conductors, Amazon Web Services

Niall Norton
GM & Division President, Amdocs Networks, Amdocs

Ann Mond Johnson
CEO, American Telemedicine Association

Li Zhixian
Senior Director, Alipay Payment Tech, ANT Group

Anna Tunkel
Executive Director & Head, Strategic Partnerships & Global Engagement, APCO Worldwide

James Odele
Co-founder and CTO, Aquarech

Tareq Al Awadhi
ASMG Chairman & TDRA Ex. Director Spectrum Affairs, Arab Spectrum Management Group (ASMG)

Biju Nair
President, Global Connected Living, Assurant

Igal Elbaz
Network CTO, AT&T

Nerida O'Loughlin
Chair, Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)

Blair Cohen
CEO, Authentic ID

Michael Radic
Chief Business Officer, Authentic Vision GmbH

Sameer Vuyyuru
Head of WW Business Development for Communication Service Providers, AWS

Fabio Cerone
Head of Telco EMEA, AWS

Ishwar Parulkar

Adolfo Hernandez
VP Global Telco Industry, AWS

Alfonso Navarro
Chief Commercial and Marketing Officer, AXA Digital Health Platform

Foong Chee Kheong
Group Head of Regulatory Affairs, Axiata Group Berhad

Mohammad Asri Hassan Sabri
Group Chief Corporate Officer , Axiata Group Berhad

Jeff Tijssen
Global Head of FinTech, Bain & Company

Itziar Blasco
Head of Startup Programmes, Barcelona Activa

Jaume Baró i Torres
Business Services Director, Barcelona Activa - Barcelona City Council

Cristian Pascual
President , Barcelona Health Hub

Kimberley Trommler
Head of Thinknet 6G, Bayern Innovativ GmbH

Aya Tarek Helmy
Co-Founder and Managing Director, BENAA Foundation

Stephen Durach

Derek Peterson
CTO, Boingo Wireless

Dr. Jens Schädler
CEO, Europe, bolttech

Melissa Wong
Group Chief Product Officer, Bolttech

Cristina Aleixendri Muñoz
COO & Co-founder, Bound 4 Blue SL

Ben Marrel
Founding Partner , Breega

Geok Chwee Ong
Chief Executive Officer, Bridge Alliance

Ignasi Capellà
CMO & Cofounder, Broomx Technologies SL

Tamzin Booth
Partner, Brunswick Group

Marc Overton
Managing Director, Division X, BT

Howard Watson
Chief Security & Networks Officer, BT

Bas Burger
CEO, BT Business

Marc Allera
CEO, BT Consumer (EE)

Richard Wharton
CEO & Co-Founder, Bullitt Group

Meritxell Borràs
Director, Catalan Data Protection Authority

Dan Zaitsev
Founder, Catchar

Shaun Collins
Executive Chairman, CCS Insight

Julia Carbajal
Global Head of Telecom & Media, Celo

Mohannad Makki
Carrier & Wholesale Marketing VP, Center3

Angel Bou
Simplr, CEO & Co-founder

Beverly Rider
Chief Commercial Officer, Tonomus,, CEO Portfolio T, a Tonomus Company

Alex Choi
Deutsche Telekom, Chairman, O-RAN

Xin Dong
President & CEO, China Mobile

Tongqing Gao
EVP, China Mobile

Xiongyan Tang
Chief Scientist & CTO, China Unicom Research Institute

Steve Alexander
CTO, Ciena

Julio Sánchez
Head of Innovation, CINFA - Spain

Jeetu Patal
EVP & GM, Security & Collaboration Business Units, Cisco

Kristen Nichols
Senior Vice President, Chief of Staff, and Chief Operating Officer, Cisco Networking

Nisha Surendran
Program Manager, ICG Digital Assets, Citi

David Cunningham
Strategic Partnership Development, Digital Assets, Citi

Raymond Dolan
Chairman & CEO, Cohere Technologies

Oisin Lunny
Public Speaker, Podcast & Webinar Host, Event Consultant, Conference MC

Johnna Powell
Global Co-Head, NFT, ConsenSys

David Rogers
Chief Executive Officer, CopperHorse

Laura Gil
Digital Transformation Director, Damm

Tomás Diago
Founder & CEO, Danelfin

Stephane Sireau
Vice-President, High-Tech Industry, Dassault Systmes

Wamiq Hasan
CTO, DeafTawk

Ali Shabbar
CEO, DeafTawk

Alex Bouaziz
CEO and Co-founder, Deel

Michael Tang
Chief Ecosystem Officer, Global Financial Services, Deloitte

Paul Lee
Partner, Global Head of TMT Research, Deloitte

Frances Yu
Unlimited Reality Practice Lead, Deloitte

Jens Herrmann
Senior Manager Corporate Strategy, Web3, Blockchain, Metaverse, Core Telco, Deutsche Telekom

Timo Hoettges
CEO, Deutsche Telekom

Kaniz Mahdi
SVP Technology Architecture & Innovation, Deutsche Telekom

Andrzej Ochocki
Head of Identity Management, Deutsche Telekom AG

Sven von Aschwege
VP Global Strategic Partners, Deutsche Telekom AG

Wolfgang Kopf
Senior Vice President for Public and Regulatory Affairs, Deutsche Telekom AG

Dominic Williams
Founder & Chief Scientist, DFINITY

Dr. Jae Jeong
CEO, CTO & Co-Founder, Dimple

Marcus Ko
CVO & President, Dimple

Christoffer von Schantz
Head of Broadband & TV, DNA Oyj

Mahmoud R. Sherif
Head of the Technology & IT Strategy, du

Annemarie Sipkes
Director of the Telecomms, Transport and Postal Services Dept, Dutch Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM)

Ignasi Costas
Partner, Head of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, DWF-RCD

Brian O'Connor
Chair , ECHAlliance - UK

Andy Bleaden
Communities Director, ECHAlliance - UK

Zara Pons Vila
Collaboration Lead Scandinavia , EIT Health Scandinavia, Sweden.

Vicente Marti
President, elrow

Karen Egan
Lead Mobile Analyst, Enders

Cathal McDaid
Chief Technology Officer, ENEA AdaptiveMobile

Natasha Franck
CEO & Founder, EON

Tom Höglund
Co-Founder, Epidemic Sound

Freddie Södergren
VP & Head of Technology Strategy, Ericsson

Dr. Sibel Tomaz
Head of Product Line 5G Radio Access Network, Ericsson

Andrew Lloyd
Vice President and Head of Government and Industrial Relations, Ericsson

Sibel Tombaz
Head of Product Line 5G Radio Access Net, Ericsson

Mischa Dohler
Chief Architect, Ericsson

Marie Hogan
VP Portfolio Strategy, BA Networks, Ericsson

Fredrik Jejdling
SVP Head, BA Networks, Ericsson

Erik Ekudden
CTO, SVP & Head of Technology & Strategy, Ericsson

Ebru Kirac
VP, Head of Network Deployment Offering Evolution, Ericsson

Börje Ekholm
President & CEO, Ericsson

Kapil Mittal
CEO, Ericsson Drone Mobility

Khalid Murshed
CTIO, etisalat by e&

Xavier Lobao
Head of Future Telecom Projects Division, European Space Agency

Pere Valles
CEO, Exoticca

Michael Anderson
CEO, Expeto

Laureen R. Cook
Executive TMTS Advisor & CEO, Extelcon Consulting

Joongshik Wang
EY-Parthenon Asean Leader, EY Asean Technology, Media & Entertainment & Telecommunications Leader, EY

Shaun Scantlebury
Partner, People Advisory Services, EY

Carmine Di Sibio
Global Chairman & CEO, EY

Karyn Twaronite
Global Vice Chair, Diversity, Equity & Inclusiveness, EY

Errol Gardner
EY Global Vice Chair – Consulting, EY

Beatriz Sanz Saiz
Global Data & AI Consulting Leader, EY

Scott Porter
Americas Media & Entertainment Advisory Services Leader, EY

Golnar Pooya
Principal, Consulting & Senior As-a-Service Evangelist, EY

Giuseppe Perrone
EMEIA Blockchain Leader, EY

Domhnaill Hernon
Director Innovation and Creativity , EY

Michèle Richner
CMO and Managing Partner, F10

Jordi Romero
Founder & CEO, Factorial

Alejandro Piñero
Senior Director & Podcast Host, Fierce Wireless

Alejandro Agag
Founder & CEO, Formula E

Derek Manky
VP Global Threat Intelligence, Fortinet

Massimo Marioni
Europe news editor, Fortune

Gabriela Zanfir-Fortuna
Vice President for Global Privacy, Future of Privacy Forum

Cecilia Tham
CEO & Co-Founder, Futurity Systems

Irene Hernández Gracia
CEO & Founder, GATACA

Martha Sazon
President & CEO, Gcash (Mynt - Globe FinTech innovations, Inc)

Adriana Gascoigne
CEO, Girls in Tech

Emma Mohr-McClune
Chief Analyst & Practice Lead, Telecom, GlobalData

Michel Matt
Life Sciences Client Partner , Globant

Crisela Magpayo-Cervantes
VP Head of Media & Marketing Communications, Globe Telecom

Danae Vara Borrell
CPO & CoFounder, Gocleer

Laura Warnier

Felix Ohswald

Lluís Juncà
Director General for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Government of Catalonia

Berit Inga Stranz
Associate VP Strategic Partnerships, Grover

Philippe Bellordre
Head of Operations and Innovation Fund, GSMA

Steven Moore
Head of Climate Action, GSMA

Julia Gullstrand
Head of Roaming & Interconnection, GSMA

Luciana Camargos
Head of Spectrum, GSMA

George Kibala Bauer
Director, Digital Utilities, GSMA

Max Cuvellier
Head of Mobile for Development , GSMA

Akanksha Sharma
Senior Director, GSMA

Peter Jarich
Head of GSMA Intelligence, GSMA

Julie Mahoney
Head of Brand & Content Strategy , GSMA

Helene Vigue
Identity and Data Director, GSMA

Alex Sinclair

Daniel Pataki
Vice President, Policy and Regulation, GSMA

Brian Gorman
Fintech Lead, GSMA

Lara Dewar

Richard Cockle
Head of IoT, Identity and Big Data, GSMA

Justin Springham
Managing Editor, Mobile World Live, GSMA

Jo Gilbert
Technical Director & Manufacturing Lead, GSMA

Henry Calvert
Head of Networks, GSMA

John Hoffmann

Mats Granryd
Director General, GSMA

Emanuel Kolta
Senior Analyst, Network Sustainability & Innovation, GSMA Intelligence

Radhika Gupta
Head of Data Acquisition, GSMA Intelligence

Tim Hatt
Head of Research & Consulting, GSMA Intelligence

Christina Patsioura
Lead Analyst, IoT & Enterprise, GSMAi

Craig Ehrlich
Chairman, GTI

Maurizio Rossi
Founder, H-FARM

Erik Huberman
CEO & Founder, Hawke Media

Rajendra Pratap Gupta
Chair , Health Parliament - India

Elisa Frenz
CEO & Co-Founder , Health Procurement Europe - Germany

Dr. Mike Flaxman
Product Lead, HEAVY.AI

Konstantinos Masselos
EETT President & BEREC Chair 2023, Hellenic Telecommunications & Post Commission (EETT)

Susan Njihia
Innovation & CX Lead , Hello Tractor

Margarida Marques
VP Head of Continental Europe - Digital Solutions BU , Hitachi Vantara

Kimberly King
SVP Strategic Partners & Alliances, Hitachi Vantara

Cher Wang
Chairperson & CEO, HTC

Berta Herrero Estalayo

Chen Chunafei
CSO, Wireless Product Line, Huawei

Afke Schaart
SR VP of Chief Global Impact Officer, Huawei

Nuria Pastor
Chief Executive Officer, humanITcare

Lory Thorpe
Industry Partner, Telco Transformation Consulting, IBM

Justina Nixon-Saintil
Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility and ESG , IBM

Rakshit Mehta
Business Development Leader, Global Telecom Industry, IBM

Dhana Cruickshank
Client Engagement Principal, Global Telecommunications Industry, IBM Industry Academy Member, IBM

Mark Thirman
Global Connected Edge Strategy, IBM Consulting

Lauren Kunze
CEO, Iconiq

Dr. Carl Kutsche
Director, Strategic Technology & Integration, Idaho National Laboratory

Jerome Ajdenbaum
VP, Cryptocurrencies & Digital Currencies, IDEMIA

Mikkel Escartin
VP Digital Solutions Business Line, IDEMIA

Carmen Fontana
Member, IEEE

Xavier Verdaguer
Founder & CEO, Imagine Creativity Center

Carolina Aguilar
CEO, INBRAIN Neuroelectronics

Pallavi Mahajan
CVP & GM NEX Software Engineering, Intel Corporation

Cristina Rodriguez
VP & GM, Wireless Access Networking Division, Intel Corporation

Caroline Chan
Intel VP Network Business Incubator Division, Intel Corporation

Milind Kulkarni
VP & Head of Wireless Labs, InterDigital

J. Trevor Hughes
President & CEO, International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

Winston Ma
CIO, Author of Blockchain and Web3, International Data Center Authority (IDCA)

Nena stoiljkovic
Under Secretary General for Global Relations, Humanitarian Diplomacy and Digitalization, International Federation of the Red Cross

Mario Maniewicz
Director, Radiocommunication Bureau, International Telecommunication Union (ITU)

Doreen Bogdan-Martin
Secretary General, ITU

David Shepherd
VP, Ivanti

Nazim Ali
Global Co-Head of eCommerce & TMT Sales & Solutions, J.P. Morgan Payments

Aayush Bhatnagar
CTO, Jio Platforms

Joe Constantine
Chief Technology & Strategy Officer, JMA Wireless

Cathy Hackl
Chief Metaverse Officer & Founder, Journey

Scarlett Woodford
Senior Analyst, Juniper Research

Jordi Ferré
Co-Founder and CEO, Kamleon

Philippe Gelis
CEO and Co-founder, Kantox

Yoshinori Kitatsuji
General Manager of Social Implementation Office, KDDI

Tjodolf Sommestad
President, King

Talia Rafaeli
General Partner, Kompas VC

Allister Ayque
Co-Founder and Chief Operations Officer, Komunidad

Romil Bahl
President and CEO, KORE

Marco Bijvelds
Senior Vice President, EAP, KORE

Christel Adam
Director of Consumer Culinary Experience, Kraft Heinz

Hyeonmo Ku
President & CEO, KT

Volodymyr Lutchenko
Chief Technology Officer, Kyivstar

Paul Savill
Global Practice Leader, Network & Edge, Kyndryl

Patricia García Garrido
Quantum, Data & AI Domain Leader, Kyndryl

Miquel Molina
La Vanguardia

Kelsey Kusterer Ziser
Senior Editor, Light Reading & Curator, 5G Exchange

Gilad Rosner
Principal, Liminal

Cameron D’Ambrosi
Senior Principal, Liminal

Daniela Barbosa
GM, Blockchain, Healthcare & Identity, Linux Foundation

Aleix Valls
CEO and co-founder, Liquid Lab

James Taiclet
Chairman, President & CEO, Lockheed Martin

Morné Laubscher
CTO, Logicalis

Mohammad Chowdhury
CEO & Founder, Long Street Advisors

Johanne Lemay
Co-President, LYA

Margo Deckard
Co-Founder & COO, Lynk

Daniel Dooley
Chief Commercial Officer, Lynk Global

Àlex Rodríguez Bacardit
CEO, MarsBased

Muriel Medard
NEC Professor of Software Science & Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

John Baker
SVP, Ecosystem Business Development, Mavenir

Deborah Brown
VP, Mavenir Government Channel, Mavenir

Bob Sternfels
Global Managing Partner, McKinsey & Company

Mandisa Mazibuko
Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company

Hamza Khan
Partner, London, McKinsey & Company

Pep Viladomat
Expert Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company

Tobias Silberzahn
Partner , McKinsey & Company - Belgium

Ed Green
Chief Commercial Technology, McLaren Racing Team

Markus Reinisch
Vice President, Public Policy Europe and Global Economic Policy , Meta

Francisco Valera
VP, Telco Partnership, Meta

Kevin Salvadori
VP Networks, Meta

Michelle Klein
VP Global Business Marketing, Meta

Renuka Bhalerao
Connectivity Ecosystems Manager, Meta

Ash Mandhyan
Founder & CEO, MetaverseGO

Katharine Shaw-Paffett
Partner Strategy Lead for Data & AI for DE, Microsoft

Jared Spataro
CVP, Modern Work, Microsoft

Nukhet Kayahan
Senior Cloud Solutions Architect, Microsoft

Yunming Zhang
Vice Minister, MIIT of China

Mauricio Ramos
CEO, Millicom

Sardar Mohammad Abubakr
Chief Operating Officer, Mobilink Microfinance Bank Ltd.

Ralph Simon
Founder & CEO, Mobilium

Eden Full Goh
Founder & CEO, Mobot

Sergio Gago Huerta
Managing Director of Quantum Computing, Moody's Analytics

Maryam Rofougaran
CEO, Movandi

Justin Williams
Group Information Security, MTN

Lele Modise
Group Chief Legal and Regulatory Affairs Officer, MTN Group

Serigne Dioum
Group Chief Digital and Fintech Officer, MTN Group

Michel Kurek
CEO, Multiverse

Carlos Baigorri
President, National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel), Brazil

Gavin Williams
Chief Development Officer, Regional & Remote, NBN Co (Australia)

Takayuki Morita
President & CEO, NEC Corporation

Sarah Mills
Chief Revenue Officer, Neos Networks

Andrew Feinberg
Chairman & CEO, NetCracker & BostonGene

Ana Maiques
CEO, Neuroelectrics

Becks Perfect
Founder, Nifty World

Blai Carandell Saladich
Partner & CEO, NOBA

Eiman Mohyeldin
Head of Spectrum Standardization , Nokia

Ari Kynäslahti
VP, CTO, Strategy & Technology Mobile Networks, Nokia

David De Lancellotti
VP, Global Sales, Verizon Customer Business Team, Nokia

Amy Hanlon-Rodemich
Chief People Officer , Nokia

Thierry Klein
President Bell Labs Solutions Research, Nokia

Pekka Lundmark
President & CEO, Nokia

Melissa Schoeb
Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Nokia

Jean Lawrence
VP, Marketing for Cloud & Network Services, Nokia

Carlijn Williams
Head of Enterprise Solutions Marketing, Nokia Cloud & Network Services

Giuseppe Scionti

Devin Yaung
SVP, Group Enterprise IoT Products & Services, NTT

Shahid Ahmed
EVP New Ventures & Innovation, NTT

Parm Sandhu
Vice President, Enterprise 5G Products and Services, NTT

Sadayuki Abeta
VP, Head of Open RAN solutions, NTT Docomo

Ernest Sánchez
Managing Partner, Nuclio

Chris Penrose
Global Head Business Development - Telco, Nvidia

Ronnie Vasishta

Joao Kluck Gomes
Director, Global Ecosystem & Business Development- AI, Edge & Accelerated Computing, Nvidia Omniverse

Gerry Mcquaid
Director, Telecoms & Internet Security, Ofcom

Pep Salazar
Director, Offf

Anne Marie Engtoft Larsen
Danish Tech Ambassador, Office of Denmark's Tech Ambassador

Pablo Tomasi
Principal Analyst, Private Networks, Omdia

Toby Potter
Head of Business Development, EMEA, OneSky

Neil Masterson
CEO, OneWeb

Laith Hamad
CEO and Board Member, OneWeb NEOM JV

Yuelin Li
Chief Product Officer, Onfido

Sylwia Kechiche
Principal Analyst, Ookla

Bernard Despres
Vice-President Core network, Automation, Security, Orange

Karine Dussert-Sarthe
EVP Orange Innovation Marketing & Design, Orange

Christel Heydemann
CEO, Orange

Jérôme Berger
President and Managing Partner, Orange Ventures

Jon Warner
US President , ORCHA - USA

Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen
Deputy Secretary-General, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Dr. Tom Rondeau
PD Future G, OUSD

Fanny Bouton
Quantum Lead & Startup Program Leader, OVHcloud

Fernando Benito
CEO, Paack

Dharminder Debisarun
Cybersecurity Strategist, Palo Alto Networks

Jason Georgi
Global Field CTO for SASE, Palo Alto Networks

Ernest Pérez-Mas
CEO, Parlem Telecom

Avinash Sukhwani
Co-CEO, Payflow

Benoit Menardo
Co-Founder, Payflow

Avinash Sukwhani
Cofounder, Payflow

Anis Uzzaman
Founder & CEO, Pegasus Tech Ventures

Tilo Bonow
Founder & CEO, PIABO

Doug Pulley
Chief Solutions Architect, Picocom

Sasha Twining
Mobile World Live, Presenter

Anna Navarro Schlegel
Vicepresident, Global at Procore Technologies. Creu de Sant Jordi 2021., Procore Technologies

Clare Dussman
United Airlines, Product Lead, Customer Engagement

Zac Cheah
CEO & Co-Founder, Pundi X Labs PTE LTD

Steve Anavi
Co-founder and President, Qonto

Cristiano Amon
CEO, Qualcomm

Said Bakadir
Senior Director, Product Management XR, Qualcomm

Tingfang Ji
Vice President of engineering in Wireless R&D, Qualcomm

Dev Singh
Senior Director of Business Development and Head of Autonomous Robotics, Drones and Intelligent Machines, Qualcomm

Hugo Swart
VP & GM Metaverse & XR, Qualcomm

Angela Baker
Chief Sustainability Officer, Qualcomm Incorporated

Dr. Kirti Gupta
Chief Economist, Qualcomm Incorporated

Rahul Patel
SVP & GM of Connectivity, Cloud & Networking, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc

Chad Edwards
Head of Strategy & Product, Quantinuum

Ganesh Shenbagaraman
Head of Integrated Products and Ecosystems, Radisys

John Carse
CISO, Rakuten Mobile & Rakuten Symphony

Partha Seetala
President of the Cloud Business Unit, Rakuten Symphony

Raghunath Hariharan
CTO, Rakuten Symphony

Azita Arvani
North America CEO, Rakuten Symphony, Inc

Zoltan Toth-Czifra
CEO, Real Deal Milk

Honoré La Bourdette
VP, Telco, Media & Entertainment Ecosystem, Red Hat

H.E. Mr Lee Jong-Ho
Minister of Science and ICT, Republic of Korea

Paula Ingabire
Minister of ICT and Innovation, Republic of Rwanda

Hayim Porat
CTO, IP Optical Networks, Ribbon

Peter Riedel
President & COO, Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co.

Sir Martin Sorrell
Founder & Executive Chairman, S4 Capital

Sitoyo Lopokoiyit
CEO M-PESA Africa & Chief Officer Financial Services , Safaricom

Brendon Kim
MD & Head of Investments, Samsung Next

Yue Wang
Head of 6G Research, Samsung Research UK

Kelly Richdale
Senior Advisor Quantum Safe Security, SandboxAQ

Gianluca Redolfi
CCO, Sateliot

Jaume Sanpera
CEO, Sateliot

Amir Algibreen
Group Chief Regulatory and Compliance Officer, Saudi Telecom Company (STC)

Mark Bidinger
President, Commercial & Industrial Segments & Channels, Schneider Electric

Josu Ugarte
Presidente Zona Ibérica, Schneider-Electric

Ignasi Clos
Senior Partner, SDLI

Robert Muggah
Co-Founder, SecDev

Bernhard Famler
CEO & Co-Founder, seeqnc GmbH

Kabir Kasargod
Qualcomm, USA, Senior Director

Tim Smith
Reporter , Sifted

Kuan Moon Yuen
Group CEO, SingTel

Anne Laurenson
Managing Director, Carrier Partnerships, Snap

Dan Noel Natindim
Vice President, Snowflake

Nicolas Lesconnec
Strategic Partnerships Manager, Soracom

Stephen Douglas
Head of Market Strategy, Spirent Communications

Jurrie van den Breekel
VP Strategic Partnerships, Spirent Communications

Nizar Al Twaijri

Amy Cameron
Research Director, STL Partners

Pol Valls Soler
Co-founder, Submer - Datacenters That Make Sense

Ioana Surpateanu
NED Crypto UK & CIO, Swash

Vinita Rathi
CEO, Systango

Rick Chandler
VP, Consumer Product Management, High Speed Internet, T-Mobile

John Saw
EVP, T-Mobile US

LLucià Homs
Talking Galleries

Jan Junker
EVP Solution Sales & Delivery, TeamViewer

Adriana Casillas Barros
CEO and founder, Tebrio

Anna Heim

Elena Sinel
Founder and CEO, Teens in AI

Juan Carlos Garcia Lopez
SVP Technology Innovation and Ecosystems, TEF

Danielle Royston
CEO & Founder, TelcoDR

Rajesh Sabari
CCO, Telcoin

Pietro Labriola
CEO, Telecom Italia

Parsotambhai Devsibhai Vaghela
Chairman, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)

Glyn Povah
Founder & Director, Global Product Development Smart Digits, Telefónica

Enrique Blanco
Group CTO, Telefónica

Yaiza Rubio
Chief Metaverse Officer, Telefónica

José María Álvarez-Pallete
Chairman & CEO, Telefónica

Chema Alonso
Chief Digital Officer, Telefónica

Irene Gomez Luque
Open Innovation Director, Telefonica Group

Nicolas Kourtellis
Principal Research Scientist & Interim Co-Director, Telefónica I+D

Juan Montero-Rodil
Chief Public Policy, Competition and Regulatory Officer, Telefónica S.A

Jose Luis Núñez Díaz
Global Head for Blockchain & web3, Telefónica Tech

Terje Jensen
SVP, Head of Network Architecture, Telenor Group

Irfan Wahab Khan
CEO Telenor Pakistan, Chairman, Telenor Microfinance Bank

Shelby Tallent
Director, Head of Product, Intelligence, Telesign

Allison Kirkby
President & CEO, Telia Company

Kim Krogh Andersen
Product & Technology – Group Executive, Telstra

Vicki Brady
CEO, Telstra

Mar Alarcón
Co-founder of,

Benjamin Mazet
Product Line Manager of the On-Demand Connectivity vertical, THALES

Hamish Jenkinson
CEO / Co-Founder, The Department UK Ltd

Bleddyn Rees

Jennifer Schenker
Journalist, The Innovator

Ranny Haiby
CTO, Networking, Access, Edge, The Linux Foundation

Sebastien Borget
Co-Founder & COO, The Sandbox

Caroline Casey
Founder and CEO, The Valuable 500

Anil Darji
Chief Network Architect, Three UK

Elisabetta Romano
Chief Network Operation & Wholesale Officer, TIM

Eugenio Santagata
Chief Public Affairs & Security Officer TIM & CEO Telsy S.p.A., TIM Group

Eugina Jordan

Gaby Grillo
Senior Product Marketing Manager, TomTom

Su Le
Chief Digital & Strategy Officer, Tonomus

Yousef Khalili
President of Professional Services, Tonomus

Beverly Rider
CEO, TONOMUS Venture Studio

Jim Adler
Founding Managing Director, Toyota Ventures

Jacques Bonifay
CEO, Transatel

Kim Juchem
Global Director Wholesale & Software, Truphone

Kim Juchem
Director of Wholesale, TRUPHONE

Ann Dunkin
CIO, U.S. Department of Energy

Liliia Malon
Commissioner of NCEC, Ukraine

Hakan Ekmen
CEO Global Telecommunication, Umlaut, Part of Accenture

Andrea Romaoli Garcia
Convenor & Mandate Holder, UN Human Rights Council

Robert Opp
Chief Digital Officer, UNDP

Gabriela Ramos
Assistant Director-General for Social and Human Sciences, UNESCO

Mercedes Aramendía
President, Unidad Reguladora de Servicios de Comunicaciones (URSEC)

Cai Felip
CEO, Union Avatars

Amandeep Singh Gill
UN Secretary-General's Envoy on Technology, United Nations

Jorge Muñoz
VP and Co-Founder , Unmanned Life

Nicholas Zylberglajt
CEO, Unmanned Life

Jordi Altimira
Partner, UpBizor

Anna Borg
President & CEO, Vattenfall

Kaan Terzioglu

Aparna Khurjekar
Chief Revenue Officer - Business Markets & SaaS, Verizon

Rima Qureshi
EVP & CSO, Verizon

Massimo Peselli
Chief Revenue Officer, Verizon

Kris Soumas
Head of Consumer Content Partnership, Verizon

Jennifer Artley
SVP, 5G Acceleration, Verizon Business

Jason Plent
Partner - 5G & Edge Innovations, Verizon Business Group International

Babatunde Akindele
Director of Technology Strategy & Co-Chair of GSMA 5G IoT, Verizon Communications

Mariam Sorond
CTO, Service Provider & Edge, VMware

Mariam Cassim
CEO Financial Services, Vodacom Group

Adri Loloci
Senior Global Product Manager, Vodafone

David Palmer
Blockchain Lead, Vodafone Business

Margherita Della Valle
CFO & Interim Group CEO, Vodafone Group

Fraser King
Global Head of Vodafone Identity Hub, Vodafone Group

Luke Ibbeston
Head of Group R&D, Vodafone Group

Joakim Reiter
Chief External and Corporate Affairs Officer, Vodafone Ltd

Ursula O'Kuinghttons
Web3 Foundation

Helena Guardans i Cambó
President, Webhelp Spain

George Zhao
Deputy Chief Marketing Officer, Whale Cloud

Dou Huichang
VP, Payment Business Group, Whale Cloud

Oriol Juncosa
Co-Founder, White Peak Partners

Thomas Mueller
Global Leader, Automotive & CTO, Wipro

Christine Bejerasco
CISO, WithSecure

Mary Ellen Iskenderian
President and CEO, Women’s World Banking

Eric Queathem
EVP, Global Strategy & Emerging Business, Worldpay

Jeff DeLong
Director of Vertical Growth, Worldpay from FIS

Smita Rawoot
Urban Resilience practice lead , WRI

Nicole Lazzaro
President & Founder, XEODesign, Inc.

Maryam Said
Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Zain

David Pistoni
CEO & Cofounder, Zeleros

Hu Junjie
GM Wireline Marketing, ZTE

Zhiping Chen
VP and Director of Corporate Branding & PR Strategies, ZTE

Fang Min
Chief Engineer, 6G Research Planning, ZTE

Shijie Song
VP & GM Fixed & Multimedia Product Line Oversea Market, ZTE

Antony Elliott
Head of Digital R&D, Zurich Insurance Company

Joel Agard
Head of Group Innovation, Zurich Insurance Group

Martin Cooper

Stéphanie Yon-Courtin
Member of the European Parliament and Renew ECON Coordinator

Mark Harms

Jayant Kulkarni

Chris Reece

Antonia Forster
Senior XR Technical Specialist

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• RedHat
• Salesforce
• Wall Street Journal
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