SReXperts APAC 2018

Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore
16 - 18 October 2018

Pre-Conference

On Tuesday, optional pre-conference activities are available as listed below. Unlike the main conference on Wednesday and Thursday, space is very limited for these items and early booking is strongly recommended. Delegates not wishing to join these optional activities may join the conference and check in at the registration desk from 8:00 AM on Wednesday.

Tuesday, 16 October 2018
8:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Registration Open

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

SRC and NN-VCP Certification

9:00 AM -12:30 PM

Get ready for Nokia’s Evolved Packet Core Solutions Seminar

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

NSP Interfaces and Automation Workshop

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

NSP Interfaces and Automation Workshop

2:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Understanding Nuage Networks VNS and VCS: SD-WAN for Branch Office VPNs and Network Virtualization for the Datacenter Seminar

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

NSP Interfaces and Automation Workshop

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Welcome Cocktail Reception

Conference

Following the morning plenary sessions, four breakout streams are provided to offer different learning paths for delegates. Breakout sessions are made up of two or three individual presentations on a single learning path. To cover the large number of topics that are of interest, each presentation is delivered once only. A short break will be provided between presentations so that delegates can move freely between streams, if they wish.

Wednesday, 17 October 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Registration Open

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

SRC and NN-VCP Certification

Plenary Sessions
9:00 AM - 9:20 AM

Welcome and Opening

Kent Wong, Vice President, Head of IP/Optical Networks Regional Business Center Asia Pacific, Nokia

9:20 AM - 9:50 AM

Industries in Motion

Steve Vogelsang, Vice President Strategy & CTO, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

9:50 AM - 10:30 AM

Unlocking 5G with a Smart IP Fabric

Rudy Hoebeke, Vice President, Product Management – IP Routing & Mobile Packet Core, Nokia

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The Automation Journey - Ready to Go!

Sasa Nijemcevic, Vice President and General Manager, Network and Service Management Business Unit, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Morning Break and Interactive Demonstration Zone Visit

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Nuage Networks: Programmable Network Services for the Cloud Age

Saurabh Sandhir, Vice President, Product Management, Nuage Networks from Nokia

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Real-Time Performance and DDoS Security with Nokia Deepfield

Craig Labovitz, CTO, Deepfield, Nokia

12:30 PM - 12:40 PM

Get Ready for 5G with Nokia's Learning Solutions

Karyn Lennon, Training and Certification Leader, Nokia

12:40 PM - 1:00 PM

Winning in the 5G and Cloud Era

CB Velayuthan, Senior Vice President, Global Sales, IP & Optical Networks, Nokia

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Lunch and Interactive Demonstration Zone Visit

Breakout Sessions

IP Infrastructure and Evolution

SDN, Network Automation and Programmability

Industry Segments - Transportation, Energy and Public Sectors

5G Mobile Core and Transport

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

Network Function Interconnect (NF-IX)

Brian Walsh, Senior Product Line Manager & Consulting Engineer, ION APAC, Nokia

Tele Cloud Network Automation

Reza Shahab, Senior rPLM, Telco Cloud/VCS, Nuage Networks from Nokia

Saving Lives with Broadband-to-Vehicles for First Responders

Raymond Lim, Public Safety Business Development, Asia Pacific and Japan Market, Nokia
and
Wisely Ng, Senior Regional Product Line Manager, ION APAC, Nokia

Cloud Packet Core Deployments and 5G Plans

Vach Kompella, Vice President, Mobile Packet Core and 5G R&D, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

Towards Future X Networks: Nokia BNG Edge Evolution

Sanjay Wadhwa, Senior Director, Product Management, Residential Broadband, Carrier WiFi, Home Virtualization and NFV, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

Telco Cloud and Security

Gopesh Maindola, Consulting Engineer, DC & Cloud, APAC, Palo Alto Networks
and
Hussein Khazaal, Vice President, Marketing & Partnerships, Nuage Networks from Nokia

Government Network Transformation

Mathew Simon, Head of Customer Solution Team, Transportation, Energy and Public-Sector APJ, Nokia
and
Ozge Korkut, Regional Product Line Manager, NSP, ION APAC, Nokia

Road to 5G Packet Core Networks

Gordon Milliken, Director, Product Management - Mobile Packet Core: SGSN/MME/AMF, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

 Afternoon Break and Interactive Demonstration Zone Visit

IP Infrastructure and Evolution

SDN, Network Automation and Programmability

Industry Segments - Transportation, Energy and Public Sectors

5G Mobile Core and Transport

4:30 PM - 5:15 PM

SR OS Evolution Highlights

Alfred Nothaft, Senior Director, Product Management, Service Router, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

SD-WAN 2.0 - Nuage VNS Direction and Roadmap

Sunit Chauhan, Senior Director, Product Line Management, Nuage Networks from Nokia

Building Smart Grid Communications Networks

Tim Mew, Regional CTO, Energy Segment, APAC, Nokia
and
Anthony Lam, Business Development, Transportation, Energy and Public Sector Segment, ION APAC, Nokia

Beyond NFVi - Next Generation Open Infrastructure for Telecommunication Networks Services

Neelesh Kumar Maglani, Strategic Pursuits Leader, Telco Segment & NFV Solutions, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Asia Pacific & Japan
and
Reza Shahab, Senior rPLM, Telco Cloud/VCS, Nuage Networks from Nokia

5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

SO OS Unicast Routing Update

Adam Simpson, Senior Product Line Manager, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia
and
Gunter Van De Velde, Global Product Line Manager, IP Routing, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

How Open Source Innovation Paves the Way to Hybrid Telco Cloud

Hwee Ming Ng, Technical Evangelist, Cloud Infrastructure, Asia Pacific Office of Technology, Red Hat
and
Harmeet Sahni, Senior Director, Product Management, Nuage Networks from Nokia

Transforming Air Navigation Communications Networks

Sawanjit Singh, Aviation Business Development Director, Transportation segment, APAC, Nokia
and
Danny Knezevic, Chief Solutions Architect, Transportation, Energy and Public Sector Segment, ION APAC, Nokia

Cloud Packet Core Operations - demo of analytics, NSP, CBAM

Bart De Wilde, Regional Product Line Manager, NSP, ION APAC, Nokia

6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Interactive Demonstration Visit

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

SReXperts Party Night

 

Thursday, 18 October 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Registration and Demonstration Area Open

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

SRC and NN-VCP Certification

Plenary Sessions
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

How 5G will Impact Your IP Network

Andrew Dolganow, Vice President, Head of IP Routing, DeepField, NSM PLM, Strategy & Consulting Engineering, ION APAC, Nokia

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM

IP Routing Portfolio Hardware Update

Jeff Jakab, Head of Product Line Management, Hardware, Nokia

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Morning Break and Interactive Demonstration Zone Visit

Breakout Sessions

IP Infrastructure and Evolution

SDN, Network Automation and Programmability

Industry Segments - Software Defined Enterprise and Data Center

5G Mobile Core and Transport

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Evolution of VSR Applications with Intel Technology

Hariprasad Reddy, Technical Sales Specialist, Intel
and
Wonseok Choi, Senior Product Line Manager, VSR Infrastructure, ION APAC, Nokia

NF-IX - Programmability and Optimization with NSP

Anand Raj, Product Manager, NSP, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

Software Defined Security in Data Center

Hari Krishnan, Senior Director, Product Line Management and Security, Nuage Networks from Nokia

Nokia IP Anyhaul: Transformation of your transport network on the path to 5G

Hooman Bidgoli, Product Line Management, 7705/7750, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

IP Fabric Evolution for SDN Control

Mustapha Aissaoui, Product Line Manager, Service Router, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

 

Introducing AI & ML for Network Automation & Assurance

Yves Thibeault, Senior Product Line Manager, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia
and
Ozge Korkut, Regional Product Line Manager, NSP, ION APAC, Nokia

SD-WAN Blueprint for Dynamic Enterprise Services - BT

Shiraz Qureshi, Evangelist –
Software-Defined
Networking, Head of BT
Connect, MENA, British
Telecom (BT)

Chadie Ghadie, Business Development, Nuage Networks from Nokia

5G Anyhaul Networks - 7250 IXR and 7210 SAS portfolio update

Alp Dibirdi, Director, Product Line Management, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia
and
Yun Lu, Regional Product Line Manager & Consulting Engineer, ION APAC, Nokia

12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Service Evolution with EVPN

Masahiro Miyake, Technical Meister, Network Control Department, Network Operations Division SoftBank Corp.
and
Lei Shu, Senior Product Manager, ION APAC Nokia

Nokia Deepfield and Radware - Create DDoS-aware IP Networks with Multi-vector Protection

Filippo Farina, Solution Architect, Radware
and
Ray Gao, Product Line Manager, Deepfield, ION APAC, Nokia

Evolving Smart Edge Platform for Interactive

Sherry Bryden, GM, Network Services, Interactive
and
Gavin Rego, Senior Customer Solution Engineer, ION APAC, Nokia

Dimensioning Anyhaul Network for 5G

Paresh Khatri, Senior Director, Chief Architect, Head of Strategic Solutions and Architecture, ION APAC RBC, Nokia

1:15 PM - 2:30 PM

Lunch and Interactive Demonstration Zone Visit

IP Infrastructure and Evolution

SDN, Network Automation and Programmability

Industry Segments - Software Defined Enterprise and Data Center

5G Mobile Core and Transport

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

Multicast evolution: BIER

Hooman Bidgoli, Product Line Management, 7705/7750, Nokia

Model Driven Network Programmability using NSP

Sven Wisotzky, Central Product Line Manager, NSP Nodal Mediation, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

Transform Your Network for Evolving Enterprise Applications - Equinix

Gareth Bridges, Director, Digital Business, Asia-Pacific, Equinix
and
Christopher Pickard, North America Business Development Leader, Nokia

Automation and Optimization of 5G E2E Network Slicing using NSP

Peter Busschbach, Head of Product Line Management, NSP, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

SR OS Model-driven Management Update and NERCONF/YANG

Greg Hankins, Senior Product Line Manager, 7750 SR/7950 XRS, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

Automated Peering Optimization: Peer Engineering in a Modern Internet World

Hamid Ould-Brahim, Senior Product Manager, DMTS, Nokia

Data Center Interconnect Evolution

Ragheed Al-Dabbagh, Head of Optical Transport Product Management, Architecture & Consulting, ION APAC, Nokia

Virtual Networks Orchestration

Hitesh Behl, Senior Solution Architect, ION APAC RBC, Nokia

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Afternoon Break and Interactive Demonstration Zone Visit

Plenary Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Simplifying Operations through Automation

Piotr Stpiczynski, Senior Product Line Manager, IP Transformation, IP/Optical Networks, Nokia

5:00 PM - 5:15 PM

Closing and Survey Draw

Kent Wong, Vice President, Head of IP/Optical Networks Regional Business Center Asia Pacific, Nokia

 5:15 PM

Event Concludes