Cloud Networking Summit
We are currently in the process of curating the agenda and speaker lineup.
Please stay tuned for frequent updates.
08:30 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 09:50 The evolving cloud networking eco-system,
implications for Service Providers
Speaker: Gail Smith - Director of Cloud Networking Practice, Cavell
In her keynote, Gail will explore enterprise drivers, the evolving eco-system, and what the industry’s opportunities and challenges are.
09:50 - 10:25 Implication of Cloud on the Connectivity Market
- Opposing views of the hyperscalers versus independent data centres
Speaker: Brenden Rawle - Director of Interconnection EMEA, Equinix
10:25 - 11:00 How does cloud change the managed security market?
What is the service provider opportunity?
Speaker: Sean Sullivan - Director, EMEA Channel Sales, Zscaler
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 11:45 Industry Vision Keynote
11:45 - 12:45 Deployment Choices: from Resale to Build your own and the challenges of Co-Managed Services
Speaker: Nick Holland - UK Chief Technology Officer, 8x8
12:45 - 13:45 Lunch
Serving the Large & Multinational Enterprise
13:45 - 14:15 Presentation: Insight from the field, the realities of supporting MNC pre-sales and migrations with new SD WAN technology
Speakers: Antonio Sardinha - Professional Services Consultant, Cavell
Ciarán McGorrian – Consulting Engineer, Cavell
14:15 - 15:00 Realities of serving Large Enterprise – Go-to-Market challenges, supporting diversity, and maintaining value during shift to cloud centric architectures
Service Provider Panel
Speakers: Mark Harris – Managing Director, Global Wireline, Sprint
Daniel Burke - SD-WAN Product Manager for CenturyLink EMEA
Serving SMEs (Small - Medium)
13:45 - 15:15 Panel: Serving The SMB market – How important is Cloud Networking to the UK national market?
James Albiges -General Manager, Zen Internet
14:15 - 15:00 Panel: Why bother with networking as a cloud comm provider? - Pros and Cons of getting into the networking market
Speakers: Nick Holland - UK Chief Technology Officer, 8x8
David Cargrill - Senior Director, Product Management, Vonage
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 16:30 Future of Cloud Networking - SASE and other market trends
Cavell Viewpoints (10 minutes) - Finbarr Goode-Begley
- Senior Research Analyst, Cavell
Solution Panel Discussion (50 minutes)
Speakers: David Noguer Bau - Director Of Field Marketing, Juniper
Ray Wong - Senior Manager of System Engineering, VMware
16:30 Closing Comments
16:45 - 18:00 Networking Drinks