Telco 2.0™ Executive Brainstorm
Reducing Friction in the Digital Economy
Acropolis Congress and Exposition Centre in Nice, France
Telco 2.0™ speaker
Executive Brainstorm participants
Telco 2.0™ speakers
Telco 2.0™ Event, Nice
Supported by

Created by
STL Partners Ltd

Platinum Partners
Juniper Networks

Gold Partners
Nokia Siemens Networks

Silver Partners
Martin Dawes

Bronze Sponsor

In partnership with
TM Forum
GSM Association
Broadband Stakeholder Group (BSG)
DESS Consulting
Mobile Entertainment Forum

Based on landmark research
Telco 2.0™ Future Broadband Business Models Research Report
Telco 2.0™ - Telcos Role in Advertising  2.0 Report
Telco 2.0™ - Voice and Messaging 2.0 Report
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Presenters & Panellists

They will be a mix of senior execs from large organisations from across the telecoms, media and technology value chain and experts with specialist knowledge. All speakers will be briefed in detail to prepare new angles and insights, as part of the ‘Mindshare’ process.

The current line up includes:

Werner Vogels Sanjiv Ahuja Rory Sutherland Simon Wright
Werner Vogels
CTO, Amazon
Sanjiv Ahuja
Chairman, Augere, Former Chairman, Orange UK
Rory Sutherland
Vice Chairman,
Ogilvy Group
Simon Wright
CEO, Virgin Entertainment Group
Kevin Peters Dr Hossein Eslambolchi Matt Desch Albert Hitchcock
Kevin Peters
Executive VP:
Global Network Operations
, AT&T
Dr Hossein Eslambolchi
CEO, 2020 Venture Partners, former CTO, AT&T
Matt Desch
Chairman and CEO,
Albert Hitchcock
Global CIO,
Matt Bross Anssi Vanjoki Andrew Bud Trudy Norris-Grey
Matt Bross
Group CTO, BT;
CEO, BT Innovate
Anssi Vanjoki
EVP Markets,
Andrew Bud
Chairman, Mobile Entertainment Forum
Trudy Norris-Grey
Managing Director, Strategy, Portfolio & Transformation, BT Wholesale
Richard D Titus Nicolas de Cordes Keith Willetts Yves Maitre
Richard D Titus
Controller Future Media, BBC
Nicolas de Cordes
SVP Corporate Strategy, Orange-FT Group
Keith Willetts
Chairman, TM Forum
Yves Maitre
SVP Devices,
Orange-FT Group
Michel Burger Alireza Mahmoodshahi Joe Hogan Brian Shepherd
Michel Burger
Head of Service Architecture, Vodafone Group Services
Alireza Mahmoodshahi
CTO, Colt


Joe Hogan
CTO, Openet
Brian Shepherd
President, Amdocs Interactive
Marc Davis Rainer Deutschmann Kevin Smith Andrew Thomson
Marc Davis
Chief Scientist,
Yahoo! Mobile
Rainer Deutschmann
EVP Mobile Internet, T-Mobile International
Kevin Smith
Senior Technology Strategist, Vodafone Group R&D; project leader for GSMA OneAPI
Andrew Thomson
VP Solutions, Infonova
Alberto Ciarniello Karl Bream Richard Mishra Laurence Galligo
Alberto Ciarniello
VP Service Innovation, Telecom Italia
Karl Bream
Head Of Corporate Strategic Marketing, Alcatel-Lucent
Richard Mishra
Director, Strategy, Amdocs
Laurence Galligo
VP Communication Global Business EMEA, Oracle
Glenda Akers Paul Magelli Ibrahim Gedeon Scott Shoaf
Glenda Akers
SVP, Telecommunications, SAP
Paul Magelli
Head of Subscriber Data Management, Nokia Siemens Networks
Ibrahim Gedeon
CTO, Telus
Scott Shoaf
Director of Strategy and Planning, Juniper Networks
Simon Torrance Chris Barraclough Thomas Rambold Norman Lewis
Simon Torrance
CEO & Founder,
STL Partners,
Telco 2.0™ Initiative
Chris Barraclough
MD & Founder,
STL Partners,
Telco 2.0™ Initiative
Thomas Rambold
CEO, DESS, Associate, Telco 2.0™ Initiative
Norman Lewis
Telco 2.0™ Initiative
Dean Bubley      
Dean Bubley
CEO, Disruptive Analysis; Associate, Telco 2.0™ Initiative

Telco 2.0™ Analysts will also present summaries of specially prepared new research to stimulate the debates.

Previous speakers and participants.