Telecom Council Carrier Connections

September 25-26, 2019

Silicon Valley, California

TC3 2019

Telecom Council Carrier Connections (TC3) is an annual meeting that brings together 300 innovation & strategy executives from the most innovative telcos and telecom vendors across the globe to talk about innovation strategies, discover startups, and begin partnership discussions.

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Remaining Opportunities

This year’s TC3 Carrier Connections has a few remaining opportunities for sponsors to get involved in the technology roundtables, case studies, startup pitches, keynotes, and branding. Topics are exclusive and limited, so reserve your spot now.

What makes TC3 a must-attend amongst the conferences vying for your time and biz dev budget is our focus on introducing you to the right people to launch partnerships. Global telcos, vendors, platform providers, startups and investors from every corner of the ecosystem will share case studies, startup pitches, technology reviews, executive roundtable discussions and strategic keynote discussions, and actively participate in dozens of private, pre-arranged introductions through our MatchMaker meeting service.

Agenda

2 days of case studies, startup pitches, technology reviews, executive roundtable discussions, strategic keynote discussions, and private, pre-arranged introductions through our MatchMaker meeting service.

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Telecom Council Innovation Showcase

Meet the Class of 2019 - 15 game changing communications startups

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.

 

 

MatchMaker Meeting Service

Pre-arranged private meetings between delegates, speakers, startups, and investors

Telecom Council’s MatchMaker Meeting service, is phenomenally successful every year in facilitating strategic partnership conversations between TC3 participants.

MatchMaker participants will be able to set up their profiles and pitches in the weeks before matchmaking begins. Beginning in September, participants will review, evaluate and prioritize meeting prospects before accepting or requesting meetings. Delegates should expect between five to ten high level, business discussions – with some delegates scheduling as many as 40 meetings!

You can view last year’s portal here and learn more about the service on our web page.

Key Statistics

Communications Startups

MatchMaker Delegates

Tech Scouts

Speakers Include

Telcos and telecom vendors present their startup partners, technology roadmaps, and innovation priorities via case studies, startup pitches, product reviews, technology roundtables and strategic keynotes.

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Past Attendees Include

TC3 brings together 300 innovation & strategy executives from the most innovative telcos and telecom vendors across the globe to talk about innovation strategies, discover startups, and begin partnership discussions.

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

Fees

limited

FEES & PASSES

$2195USD
ENGAGE Pass includes admission and MatchMaker meeting service for $2195.
PROMOTE Pass includes admission, MatchMaker meeting service, and a demo table for $4495.
DISCOVER Pass includes admission only for $1195.
MEMBER Pass includes admission and MatchMaker meeting service for $300.

NOTE: Prices Increase Sept 6th
Register Now

30 companies will be able to set up demo tables at TC3 to highlight technology to global tech scouts. These tables promote new technologies, products, and services, and engage attendees in one-on-one discussions with during 7 hours of facilitated networking.

  1. Demo tables are located in the main networking area, central to all TC3 activities
  2. Demo products are promoted before, during, and after TC3 both online and onsite
  3. Demo companies may schedule MatchMaker meetings at their demo table
  4. Demo companies receive a 30″ round standing table with power, linen, signage and 1 stool each

Companies wishing to promote their proposition with a Demo Table should purchase a PROMOTE pass which includes a table, the MatchMaker meeting service, and 2 registrations.

Telecom Council’s MatchMaker meeting service, is phenomenally successful every year in facilitating strategic partnership conversations between TC3 participants, speakers, demo companies, and sponsors.

Our MatchMaker is an exclusive service, available to ENGAGE, PROMOTE, and MEMBER Pass holders, which matches delegates with innovation scouts, technology strategy executives, global telcos, communications investors, and other TC3 delegates in 10-minute, pre-arranged, private meetings held in our MatchMaker Zone during 6 hours dedicated to MatchMaker meetings.

MatchMaker participants will be able to set up their profiles and pitches in the weeks before matchmaking begins. Beginning in September, participants will review, evaluate and prioritize meeting prospects before accepting or requesting meetings. Delegates should expect between five to ten high level, business discussions – with some delegates scheduling as many as 40 meetings!

You can view last year’s portal here and learn more about the service on our web page.

Ranging from $2K to $10K, sponsorship is open to companies who fit the mission of TC3 – bringing together innovation & strategy executives from cutting edge telcos and telecom vendors to promote innovation strategies, discover startups, and grow partnerships.

  • Branding – Sponsor a break, registration, or the coffee cart starting at $2K.
  • Relationship Focused– Host a MatchMaker table or sponsor the speaker breakfast starting at $4K.
  • Thought Leadership – A few exclusive roundtable topics are available to sponsors from $5K.
  • Technology Leadership – Limited sponsored content for case studies and keynotes start at $10K.
  • Custom Sponsorship – Packages for focused networking and introductions can be arranged.

For details, call +1-408-834-7933 or email liz@telecomcouncil.com and let’s brainstorm how to put TC3 to work for you.

Cancellation, Refunds & Fees

ENGAGE Pass – Refund less $200 cancellation fee until August 20, 2019
PROMOTE Pass – Refund less $400 cancellation fee until August 20, 2019
DISCOVER Pass – Refund less $100 cancellation fee until August 20, 2019
MEMBER Pass – Refund less $200 cancellation fee until August 20, 2019

ALL Passes – Substitutions only after August 20, 2019

Venue

Silicon Valley

SRI International

333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025

Parking

Ample onsite parking

Airports

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

Hotels

Menlo Park has several hotels close to the venue, with prices to meet every budget. The following have been recommended to us:

Who We Are

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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