September 25-26, 2019 in Silicon Valley

Telecom Council Carrier Connections 2019

Registration Opens

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Call For Speakers

This year’s TC3 agenda has sessions for case studies, startup pitches, technology roundtables, keynotes, fireside chats, and analyst presentations.

Speaker application accepted until May 31.


Sponsor Opportunities

This year’s TC3 agenda has sponsorship opportunities for technology leadership, innovation programs, product promotion, and branding.

Topics are exclusive and limited, so reserve your spot now.

Key Statistics

Communications Startups

MatchMaker Delegates

Tech Scouts

2018 Speakers Included

Tata Communications, Unifi, AT&T, US Cellular, JT Global, NKN, WysdomAI, Orange, BT, Swisscom Ventures, Beekeeper, Sightcall, Globe, Lotus Flare, Instart Logic, China Unicom, Telefonica, LotaData, Netcope Technologies, ZaiNar, Ericsson, Sprint, Nokia, Telstra



Meet the Innovation Showcase Class of 2019

Innovation Showcase 2019Global telcos and telecom vendors chose startups from around the world for Telecom Council’s Innovation Showcase – a annual group of startups that represent the progress and possibilities for global communications. This year, 15 exceptional communications startups were chosen and will be recognized at TC3 Summit 2019 in the demo pavilion, on stage, and through private MatchMaker meetings.

Past Attendees Include

Hear From Our Past Attendees

  • TC3 Provides a great opportunity to learn what telecom carriers are looking for, who they are working with, and see the business future for our industry.

    Tak Nishimura

    Tak Nishimura

    Managing Director, NTT
  • TC3 presented us with great opportunities and we are actively following up with not one, but four Telcos!

    Suman Kalyan

    Suman Kalyan

    Founder, Adroit Vista
  • TC3 is a highly effective and efficient way to connect innovative technologies with global carriers. My time at this conference has delivered an extremely high ROI.

    Bob Thronson

    Bob Thronson

    VP Marketing & Business Development, Vigilent
  • It’s clear the networking is better than other industry events; pair that with a published attendee list, online messaging, and a staff that helps you meet people, and you start to get an idea of what happens at TC3.

    Lisa Gao

    Lisa Gao

    President, China Mobile
  • TC3 is the event that every startup must attend if your business plan includes selling into the Telco market.

    Patrick Hennessy

    Patrick Hennessy

    Vice President, FusionPipe Software Solutions



Participate - Early Bird Non-Member Registration

Includes Admission and MatchMaker
Early Bird Member Rate $200 | Early Bird ends 5/31
Registration Opens April 29

Demo Tables are available to introduce innovative products and services to TC3 delegates.  Demo Tables are tall, 30” cocktail rounds, include linen, 1 stool, power, wifi and signage and operate during all breaks.

Admission only tickets give delegates access to the sessions on stage and to view the demo tables.  All other areas require a Participate ticket.



✔️ One Admission
✔️ One MatchMaker
✔️ Two Admissions
✔️ One MatchMaker
✔️ One Demo Table


✔️ Admission Only




Before May 31$1995$3995$995
After Jun 1$2195$4495$1195
After Sep 6$2495$4995$1395
Before May 31$200$2400
After Jun 1$300$2600
After Sep 6$400$2600

Pre-Revenue startups may apply for a 30% discount on any TC3 ticket. Please contact

Participate tickets include access to the TC3 MatchMaker.  Private meetings are reserved for this exclusive service which matches delegates with innovation scouts, technology strategy executives, global telcos, or communications investors scouting for innovation.  These 10-minute, pre-arranged, private meetings are held during dedicated times and are only available to delegates with a “Participate” or “Exhibit” admission item.

The MatchMaker Portal will be available late August at


The following sponsorships may be added to your cart when you register for TC3:

Branding @ $2000: Registration Sponsor or Meal Sponsor or Coffee Cart Sponsor

Relationship Building @ $4000: Matchmaker Zone Sponsor or Executive Breakfast Sponsor

Thought Leadership @ $5000: Roundtable Topic

For Keynote, Case Study, or bespoke Sponsorship packages, please contact

Cancellation, Refunds & Fees



Before 8/20/19

Participate – substitutions only

Exhibit – Refund less $400 cancellation fee

After 8/19/19

All tickets – substitutions only



Before 8/20/19

Participate – Refund less $200 cancellation fee

Exhibit – Refund less $400 cancellation fee

Observe – Refund less $100 cancellation fee

After 8/19/19

Participation, Exhibit, Observe – substitutions only


Silicon Valley

SRI International

 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025


      • San Jose International Airport (SJC) 18 miles
      • San Francisco International Airport (SFO) 18 miles
      • Oakland International Airport (OAK) 28 miles


Ample onsite parking.

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Telecom Council – Where Telecom Meets Innovation.

Through our Service Provider Forum, ComTech Forum, IOT Forum and Investor Forum monthly meetings and annual events, we connect global communication service providers and vendors with innovations that are pushing the industry forward – by putting telcos, vendors and investors from across the globe together in the same room with startups, demos, and entrepreneurs. Since 2001, our Forums have introduced over 2000 executives from 750 communication companies including 60 carriers across 30 meetings each year. Learn more about Telecom Council including our Forums, members and membership benefits.

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