Listing of latest technology events and conferences | Enterprise Networking

International Conference on Optical Communications

Nov 27 - 29, 2021, SHENZHEN, CHINA

ICOC 2021 aims to bring together researchers, engineers and practitioners interested on any of the optical communication components. Optical fiber is currently the main means for high-rate transmission in communication networks, while supporting the needed bandwidth and requirements that are expected to be imposed on the front-haul network to support the 5G vision. The conference considers theoretical and experimental research in areas ranging from the fundamental properties of light to technological applications.

Optical Networking

OFC 2022

Mar 6 - 10, 2022, San Diego, California

Exhibiting companies showcase network equipment and software, active and passive components, test and manufacturing equipment, data center/IT products and cable and fiber. Only OFC offers the size and scope to compare and contrast vendors, giving you the information you need to make all your technology decisions in one place.

Network Automation

Intra.NET Reloaded USA 2022


Hybrid 2022 – Both live in San Diego and online via our digital event platform hubs101, the leading digital workplace event brings together more than 150 top decision makers and thought-leaders from Internal Communications, Intranet and Digital Workplace, Employee experience, Collaboration, UX and IT, functions from large enterprises, SME’s, start-ups, NGOs and academia. Join now and discuss the most pressing challenges of the digital workplace and connected organization that’s designed to make your employees work and feel better with your peers.

Data Center Networking

ECOC Exhibition

Sep 19 - 21, 2022, BASEL, SWITZERLAND

The event is the key meeting place for everyone in the fibre optic communication technology industry and we look forward to welcoming you back to our exhibition halls.

Data Center Networking

WAN Summit 2021

Sep 28 - 28, 2021, London, UK

2021 WAN Summit: London will provide the unique opportunity for managers of corporate IT networks to reconnect with peers and hear from all key stakeholders: vendors, service providers, analysts, consultants, and most importantly, WAN managers themselves. Case studies and panel discussions will bring together insights from decision-makers and technical evangelists across Burberry, PacketFabric, Expereo, PageGroup, CGG, Aruba Silver Peak, Tata Communications and more on industry trends such as SASE or Network Optimisation. As an Enterprise Networking Magazine guest, book your enterprise pass for free with the code ENGUEST


All Wireless & Prepaid Expo

Feb 23 - 24, 2021, Las Vegas, Caesars Palace

All Wireless & Prepaid Expo is the most inclusive event for companies in the wireless sector, showcasing products and services across all segments and distribution channels.


LAYER123 World Congress 2020

Oct 12 - 15, 2020, The Hague, Netherlands

The SDN NFV World Congress has brought together delegates from across the network ecosystem for seven years.Over this time, SDN and then NFV have moved from a concept to real-world implementations - all with the aim of transforming carrier networks and improving service delivery. That's why, for 2020 and beyond, the SDN NFV World Congress has become the Layer123 World Congress 2020: Service Evolution Beyond SDN NFV. With sessions that are guaranteed to be unique to the event, our 2020 agenda will cover all areas of network transformation and service evolution in telecoms and networking - not just SDN and NFV, but 5G, IoT, smart orchestration, network automation, and the whole range of exciting developments and applications we are seeing across the market. This means we are making the operator experience more prominent - focusing on the ‘pull’ factors from operators transforming their networks as well as the ‘push’ factors from the developers of the tech.


Big 5G Event 2020

Sep 22 - 24, 2020, TX, Dallas

The BIG 5G Event 2020, hosted by Heavy Reading, is coming to Dallas this September to gather the entire 5G ecosystem including telecom experts, enterprise decision makers and eager 5G application developers. With 2020 being the year tipped as key for 5G, we will be bringing you content covering all the hot topics, including 5G core, 5G transport, applications & enterprise innovation, AI in the 5G world, private networks, edge computing and more. Your technical and commercial requirements will be fully addressed across 5 tracks, the Keynotes, live onsite interviews with speakers, workshops, breakfast briefings, demo zones and of course the BIG Networking Party. Free passes are available for operators and enterprises and Early Bird rates are also on offer.

Network Automation


Apr 1 - 1, 2020, New York,

WAN Summit New York so far. We brought together over 350 corporate WAN managers and service provider executives from 130+ companies, 46 speakers, and 25 exhibitors who discussed common challenges and the latest trends in the WAN space.


IWCE 2020

Mar 30 - Apr 3, 2020, Las Vegas, Nevada

WCE has become the premier event for access to new technologies and networking opportunities. IWCE provides an unmatched venue for both technology providers and users from public safety, critical infrastructure and the broader LMR/wireless arenas. Access to providers and networking opportunities are unmatched.


IT EXPO 2020

Feb 12 - 14, 2020, Ft Lauderdale, FL

ITEXPO returns to Florida for the 20th time. Large enterprise, mid-market and SMBs, MSPs, service providers and resellers gather at ITEXPO for an in-depth look at the communications and technology solutions and trends that are shaping the future. This is your one-stop event for upgrading your communications and technology tools, meeting your colleagues, and getting the first look at the industry's latest innovations.


Cable Next-Gen Business Strategies Summit

Dec 3 - 3, 2019, New York,

Now entering its 13th year, Cable Next-Gen Business Strategies is the premier independent conference focusing on the cable industry's continuing efforts in the commercial services space.


Next Gen Wireless Networks Summit

Nov 19 - 20, 2019, Dallas, TX

FierceWireless will bring together hundreds of top wireless executives for the industry’s most exclusive event for wireless network executives, taking place this November 19-20 at the Omni Dallas Hotel. Register now and use promo code ENM50 and save an extra $50 off your all-inclusive pass!


MWC Los Angeles

Oct 22 - 24, 2019, Los Angeles, CA

Welcome to the era of Intelligent Connectivity – where speed, convenience, and intelligence converge, creating highly contextualized and personalized experiences, delivered when and where you want them. 5G deployments in North America are empowering advances in IoT, AI, Immersive Content and Disruptive Innovation. MWC Los Angeles 2019 will convene the tech industry to discover how this transformation can impact their success.


Network Virtualization & SDN Americas

Sep 18 - 19, 2019, Dallas, Texas

Join us in Texas to learn, network and connect with North America's virtualization experts. Hot topics include automation from service assurance to security enforcement, the rapid development of innovative services and successful monetization of the cloud by CSPs.


Wi-Fi World Congress USA

May 14 - 16, 2019, Washington D. C

Wi-Fi NOW is the perfect place to drive your Wi-Fi business forward. If your company operates in the Wi-Fi industry, Wi-Fi NOW is the one event you won’t want to miss. At the event, you will meet the industry leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, and experts from across the global Wi-Fi industry. We showcase the most promising companies and inspiring case stories that are driving the Wi-Fi industry forward



Jun 21 - 22, 2018, Nevada, Las Vegas

The Prepaid Expo, in conjunction with All Wireless Expo, gives you unparalleled access to all levels of the wireless distribution chain, and all variations of prepaid and wireless services.

Network Automation

WAN Summit New York

Apr 16 - 17, 2018, NY, Marriott Marquis Times Square

No other WAN conference gives you the breadth of programming that address the diverse set of challenges faced by WAN managers including how to adopt the latest technologies, manage the procurement process, keep network costs under control, maintain strong network security, and deploy cloud-based software.

WAN Optimization


Mar 12 - 15, 2018, SAN ANTONIO, TX

At the heart of this must-attend event is more than three decades of experience bringing the best, vendor-neutral education, industry-leading speakers, most abundant networking, and broadest access to vendors together across four days.

Data Center Networking

RFID & Wireless IoT tomorrow

Oct 20 - 21, 2021, Virtual, Event

The event includes a comprehensive safety and hygiene concept, along with a virtual event that will run simultaneously to the live event. The conference will be integrated into the exhibition for the first time. There will no longer be a separation between exhibition and conference – One event ticket for all!


Cable-Tec Expo 2021

Oct 11 - 14, 2021, Virtual, Event

A critical source of technical and business insights, SCTE® Cable-Tec Expo® 2021 will serve as the platform to create new opportunities across industries, showcase cutting-edge new technologies and services, and gather invaluable business knowledge and policy expertise. I am honored to lead the outstanding team that is creating engaging content and bringing together professionals from within and beyond the industry for four days of learning, networking and decision-making.

Optical Networking

5G World Summit

Sep 20 - 24, 2021, Virtual Event,

5G World returns in 2021 as a hybrid event! Bringing the ecosystem physically back together to share insights, join discussions, and network with leaders from across the industry. With a digital version of the show alongside the event, you will have more opportunities than ever before to connect and inspire 5G innovations, in-person or online!



Sep 13 - 15, 2021, Portland, OR

Join the event again to hear talks from industry experts and community leaders discuss the newest approaches in monitoring and observability. Find out which tools and techniques are in use at some of the largest web architectures in the world.



Aug 31 - Sep 2, 2021, Fort Worth, TX

ISE EXPO 2021 will showcase the next wave of innovative solutions and education for essential networks and services in fixed and mobile environments. New products, technologies and solutions will create value for all professionals who build, operate and maintain these networks. Join us in Fort Worth, Texas, and experience why network professionals from around the globe attend our engaging seminars, commanding keynote speakers, solutions-based vendors and face-to-face networking.


All Wireless & Prepaid Expo 2021

Aug 17 - 18, 2021, Las Vegas, NV

All Wireless & Prepaid Expo (formerly The Prepaid Expo) has been the premier event for prepaid wireless and value added services. When it comes to prepaid wireless – from MVNO hosting partners and back end technology, to top up and retail distribution, no other event brings more prepaid providers together under one roof.


Fiber Connect 2021

Jul 25 - 28, 2021, Nashville, TN

Featuring a wide array of leading products, professional services and innovation driving the foundational infrastructure for the 21st century digital economy.

F5 Networks

OSA 5G Summit

Jul 13 - 14, 2021, Virtual Event,

The 5G Summit is a two-day program providing an overview of the entire ecosystem. This technology promises to offer increased network speeds, expanded interactivity on the network, much lower latency, and provide vastly elevated conductivity. Confirmed speakers from ADVA, China Mobile, Deutsche Telekom, Ericsson, ETSI-F5G, Futurewei, Lumentum, MobileEdgeX, NTT, NTT Docomo, Orange Labs, Rakuten Mobile, Telecom Italia, Qualcomm, VaporIO, Verizon, and II-VI. Topics will include Deployments & Use Cases, Radio Technology, Access Network Evolution and Open RAN, Edge Computing, Virtualization & Network Slicing, Transport Network Evolution in the Dawn of 5G, Scalability of Deployment, Optical Access and Aggregation Networks, and Optical Transceivers & Photonic Devices for 5G.


ONDM 2021

Jun 28 - Jul 1, 2021, Gothenburg, Sweden

By featuring an interactive and dynamic program comprising workshops, keynotes, tutorials, and invited talks, as well as high-quality contributed talks, ONDM 2021 will serve as a platform to divulge into hot and emerging areas of optical networking. For the attendees, the conference will also be an opportunity to experience Sweden at its best, with summer days with up to 18 hours of sunlight. ONDM 2021 attendees will be able to participate in the rich conference program, and still have time to explore the city and relax until sundown.

Optical Networking

EuCNC & 6G Summit

Jun 8 - 11, 2021, Virtual Event,

The conference is sponsored by the IEEE Communications Society and by the European Association for Signal Processing, and focuses on all aspects of telecommunications ranging from 5G deployment and mobile IoT to 6G exploration and future communications systems and networks, including experimentation and testbeds, and applications and services. It brings together cutting-edge research and world-renown industries and businesses, globally attracting in the last years more than 1 300 delegates from more than 40 countries all over the world, to present and discuss the latest results, and an exhibition with more than 70 exhibitors, for demonstrating the technology developed in the area, namely within research projects from EU R&I programmes.



May 18 - 18, 2021, Virtual Event,

5GLIVE, brought to you by Total Telecom, brings together this booming ecosystem to: 1. Understand how 5G will enable new, agile business models. 2.Explore 5G-enabled products and services.3.Realise the innovation potential of 5G across the global economy.5GLIVE explores key use cases for next generation mobile across the verticals where it will have the biggest impact. Explore the latest thinking on technology, business models and partnerships to truly understand 5G’s potential for your industry.


5G Core Summit

May 18 - 20, 2021, Virtual Event,

5G Core Summit brings together the technologists and innovators from across the 5G ecosystem to analyse how the networks of today can help deliver the services and revenues of tomorrow.



Apr 12 - 14, 2021, Virtual Event

The 18th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI '21) will take place as a virtual event. NSDI focuses on the design principles, implementation, and practical evaluation of networked and distributed systems. Our goal is to bring together researchers from across the networking and systems community to foster a broad approach to addressing overlapping research challenges.


Cisco Live 2021

Mar 30 - 31, 2021,

In 2021, we’re taking Cisco Live global, as an immersive two-day virtual event. Join us as we bring together the best of the best to create an unmissable experience.



Mar 22 - 24, 2021, Virtual Event

5G MENA will now be taking place as a virtual event, giving innovators the unique opportunity to meet, advance 5G networks and drive the digital economy from their homes. The event will focus on 5G Driving the Telco Digital Revolution, 5G Consumer Services and Strategies, The 5G Enterprise Opportunity, 5G RAN, Densification and Open Networks, 5G Core and Cloud Native Architectures, Elevating IoT Services with 5G, Telco AI & Automation, Edge Computing Technologies and Go-to-Market, Broadband and FWA.



Jan 18 - 21, 2021, Virtual Event

The Wireless World Research Forum is focusing on the development of a smart mobile communication eco-system beyond SG. We see the promise of an amazing new landscape for communications and services, described by some already as 6G, but all in all, a wondrous destination set to bring humanity to the next level of prosperity and vibrancy. Now is the time to bring new and emerging technologies to the table, to understand whether and how they can enable this vision.WWRF invites you to be a part of designing the future by joining us for three days of wide-ranging discussions, presentations, innovative brainstorming, and expert-level networking.



Dec 6 - 10, 2020, Virtual Event

The ECOC Exhibition is the key meeting place for everyone in the fibre optic communication technology industry, attracting over 6,500 decision-makers from across the industry.we look forward to meeting with you virtually for our first online event.

Optical Networking

Connected mobile machines and mobility

Dec 1 - 2, 2020, Virtual Event

The focus at CMM (Connected mobile Machines & Mobility) is on solutions, technical components, and services that make mobile machines and vehicles intelligent and autonomous and enable the wireless connection of mobile machines and vehicles as well as their connection to stationary infrastructure.


NGON & DCI World

Dec 1 - 3, 2020, Virtual Event

NGON & DCI World Digital Symposium will bring together the optical network industry to take stock of new technology launches and translate the latest innovation into practical integration strategy.Join for free and hear the latest application use cases and operator-driven insights from service providers, DCOs and enterprise businesses that are transforming OTN touch points.

Optical Networking


Jun 16 - 17, 2020, Las Vegas, NV

Cisco Live is Cisco’s world-renowned annual customer and partner conference that is designed to build the foundation for your digital future by providing attendees with education, connections, and inspiration.


Extreme Connect

May 13 - 16, 2019, Nashville, Tennessee

Extreme Connect is Extreme’s global user conference. This robust highly technical user conference is focused on customer education and peer-to-peer networking. If you want in-depth education that spans the entire Extreme portfolio, time to share and learn from your peers, and exclusive access to the Extreme leadership team, then this event is not to be missed!

Extreme Networks

Data Center World Global 2019

Mar 19 - 22, 2019, Phoenix, AZ

Data Center World conference draws upon the knowledge and experience of the more than 3,500 AFCOM members, the association for advancing data center and IT infrastructure professionals, to create an end-user driven agenda that focuses on real solutions for today's key challenges.

Data Center Networking