TC3 Carrier Connections

September 25-26, 2019

SRI International, 333 Ravenswood Avenue, Menlo Park, CA

About TC3

TC3 is an unconference replacing exhibit halls, speeches, and impersonal cocktails with spin-free demos, deployment case studies, corporate matchmaking and personalized networking. Global telcos, telecom vendors, startups & investors from across the communications industry and around the world meet 1-on-1 at TC3 to share innovation strategy, discover disruptive technology, and pursue new partnerships that move the telecom industry into the future.

Confirmed Speakers Include

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  • Jason Young

    Sr VP Strategic Partnerships

    Jason Young

    T-Mobile

  • Lisa Gao

    President & GM

    Lisa Gao

    China Mobile Tech USA

  • Tom Komuro

    Senior Manager

    Tom Komuro

    NTT Communications

  • Ankur Jindal

    VP, Head Corp Venturing & Innov

    Ankur Jindal

    Tata Communications

  • Christina Claure

    Manager, Emerging Business

    Christina Claure

    Sprint

  • Graeme Millar

    CEO

    Graeme Millar

    JT Group

  • Nathan Smith

    VP Product Development

    Nathan Smith

    Reliance Jio

  •  Rob Peets

    Dir, Investment Analysis

    Rob Peets

    TELUS Ventures

  • Olli Andersson

    Head of Silicon Valley Innovation Center

    Olli Andersson

    Nokia

  • Jan Söderström

    Head, Technology Office SV

    Jan Söderström

    Ericsson

  • Lydia Hicks

    VP Innovation Scouting

    Lydia Hicks

    BT

  • Yoshi Tanaka

    Sr Dr BD

    Yoshi Tanaka

    SoftBank Telecom America

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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Sponsors & Exhibitors

HOST - SRI International

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.

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 2019 in the demo pavilion, on stage, and through private MatchMaker meetings.

Get Involved

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Limited Opportunities Remain

TC3 Carrier Connections has a few remaining opportunities reserved for member and sponsor companies to get more involved this year.

  • Executive Technology Roundtable topics
  • Demo Tables
  • Meeting Hosts
  • Deployment Case Studies
  • Startup Pitches
  • Branding Opportunities

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

20 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 6 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.

TC3 MatchMaker is LIVE!
Log in now and start setting up your meetings

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!

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.

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FEES & PASSES

ENGAGE Pass includes admission and MatchMaker meeting service for $2495.
PROMOTE Pass includes admission, MatchMaker meeting service, and a demo table for $4995.
DISCOVER Pass includes admission only for $1395.
MEMBER Pass includes admission and MatchMaker meeting service for $400.

STARTUP DISCOUNT:
Network-ready, pre-revenue startups may apply for a 30% discount via email to council@telecomcouncil.com.

SPIFFY AWARDS, INNOVATION SHOWCASE & NETWORKING LUNCH:
If you can't commit to the full TC3 experience this year, but still want to network with our attendees, here are options for lunch only.Register Now

Key Statistics

Tech Scouts

Communications Startups

MatchMaker Delegates

Participants

TC3 brings together 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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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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