Recommended Events

ETSI recommends the following workshops and conferences on topics close to our standardization activities. Many of these events will have speakers on behalf of ETSI. Special benefits may be available to ETSI Members where we agree to endorse an event. In some cases you may meet with ETSI staff and experts on the ETSI stand.


MPLS + SDN + NFV World Congress 2017

21-24 March 2017, Paris, France


ETSI is pleased to endorse the NFV World Congress 2017. The 19th Edition of the MPLS + SDN + NFV World Congress, to be held on 21-24 March 2017 in Paris, will once again gather major actors of service providers and enterprises networks evolution.

A strong presence of service providers (45% of the +1500 participants) as well as a growing internationalization (65 countries represented) will confirm the Paris World Congress as the first worldwide event in the MPLS, SDN and NFV area. 

ETSI will organize an ETSI NFV Track and an ETSI MEC Track during the event. 

Register now - until 15 December, Early Bird Discount: 30%. VAT 20%.

For more information, visit the event website. 


Patents in Telecoms - conference 2017

2-3 November 2017, Washington, United States

Co-organized by ETSI, George Washington University, GSMA, ITU, and University College London, ‘Patents in Telecoms’ is an annual two-day  conference which calls on industry experts, standards developers, judges and competition authorities to tackle the most pressing issues in patents and telecoms, from every possible perspective.

Please visit the official event website (to come later) for the latest agenda, speakers and other details.


For further information on any of these events, please contact the ETSI events team, or contact the event organizer directly.

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