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Light Reading's Events

Light Reading runs the most extensive program of live and virtual events in the communications industry. The content for our events is provided by Heavy Reading, Light Reading's independent market research division, with contributions from leading telecom companies, ensuring that our pre-qualified audiences of technology decision makers receive exclusive and original information on how to best achieve their next-generation communications goals.

For speaking or sponsorship inquiries on any of our upcoming events or for more information on our event sites that are under construction, please contact events@lightreading.com.

For questions about Light Reading Live Events please email: events@lightreading.com.

5G Transport & the Edge
New York, New York
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Software-Driven Operations
London, England
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Global Telecoms Awards
London, UK
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Cable Next-Gen Europe
Maritim Hotel, Berlin
Thursday, November 14, 2019
2020 Vision Executive Summit
Vienna, Austria
Tuesday, December 3 - Thursday, December 5, 2019
Cable Next Gen-Technologies & Strategies
Embassy Suites, Denver, Colorado
Monday, March 16 – Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Big 5G Event
Irving Convention Center, Dallas, TX
Monday, May 18 – Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Industry Events
ECOC 2019: 45th European Conference on Optical Communication
Dublin
Sunday, September 22 - Thursday, September 26, 2019
NigeriaCom
Lagos Oriental Hotel
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 – Thursday, September 12, 2019
Content Innovation Awards
Cannes
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Broadband World Forum
RAI, Amsterdam
Tuesday, October 15 - Thursday, October 17, 2019
Video Exchange MENA
Marina
Monday, October 28 & Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Telco AI Summit Europe
ILEC Conference Centre, London
Tuesday, November 5 - Wednesday, November 6, 2019
AfricaCom
CTICC, South Africa
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 – Thursday, November 14, 2019
MEF19
JW Marriott LA LIVE, in Los Angeles, California USA
Monday, November 18, 2019 – Friday, November 22, 2019
Telco AI Summit Americas
DoubleTree Hilton, San Francisco Airport North
Tuesday, December 3 - Wednesday, December 4, 2019
NGMN Industry Conference & Exhibition
Pavillon d’Armenonville, Paris, France
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 – Thursday, April 23, 2020
CxO Spotlight - Executive Interviews
Ciena CEO Gary Smith is trying not to sound excited.
As CEO of Orange Silicon Valley, Mireille Helou's mission is to bring Californian innovation back home, and raise awareness of Orange in the States.
Partner Perspectives - content from our sponsors
Edge Computing, the Next Great IT Revolution
By Rajesh Gadiyar, Vice President & CTO, Network & Custom Logic Group, Intel Corp
Innovations in Home Media Terminals for the Upcoming 5G Era
By Tang Wei, Vice President, ZTE Corporation
All Partner Perspectives
Featured Video
Educational Resources Archive
Upcoming Live Events
October 1-2, 2019, New Orleans, Louisiana
October 10, 2019, New York, New York
October 22, 2019, Los Angeles, CA
November 5, 2019, London, England
November 7, 2019, London, UK
November 14, 2019, Maritim Hotel, Berlin
December 3, 2019, New York, New York
December 3-5, 2019, Vienna, Austria
March 16-18, 2020, Embassy Suites, Denver, Colorado
May 18-20, 2020, Irving Convention Center, Dallas, TX
All Upcoming Live Events