Customer SP Summit Agenda*

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Please note that you will only be able to see these sessions once you have registered for the SP Summit Program.

Tuesday 7 March

Time Agenda / Speaker
3:00pm – 5:00pm Service Provider Summit Welcome Afternoon Tea
5:30pm – 7:00pm Welcome Reception – World of Solutions

Wednesday 8 March

Time Agenda / Speaker
8:00am – 8:30am Registration
Located at the Cisco Live Registration area on the ground level of the MCEC within the concourse of the Exhibition Centre
8:30am – 8:50am Welcome Keynote : Transforming your network towards 2020
Chia Tan, Director of Engineering, Service Provider, Cisco. Asia Pacific and Japan
9:00am – 10:00am Opening Panel – Service Providers Transformation and Cisco Visual Networking Index
Doug Webster, Vice President, Service Provider Marketing, Cisco
Clayton Pyne, Director, Cloud and Service Provider Channels, Cisco, Asia Pacific and Japan
Andrew Mackay, Head of Mobile Solutions, Cisco, Asia Pacific and Japan
Chia Tan, Chief Technology Officer - Service Provider, Cisco, Asia Pacific and Japan
10:30am – 11:45am Cisco Live Opening Keynote
Chris Dedicoat, Executive Vice President Worldwide Sales and Field Operations, Cisco
12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch: The Evolve Programmable Network
Vish Iyer, Managing Director of SP Routing Solutions, Cisco, Asia Pacific and Japan
1:00pm – 1:45pm Technologies for the future of Network Automation and Insight
Richard Wade, Technology Architect APJC Service Provider CTO Group, Cisco, Asia Pacific and Japan
1:45pm – 2:30pm Deployment Case Study of SDN and NFV Transformation
2:45pm – 4:00pm Tour to Yarra Tram Operations
4:00pm – 4:30pm Cisco Live Service Provider Innovation Talk
Doug Webster, Vice President, Service Provider Marketing, Cisco
4:30pm – 5:00pm Tour of the World of Solutions
6:30pm – 10:00pm Service Provider Summit Welcome Reception @ Hilton Terrace

Thursday 9 March

Time Agenda / Speaker
8:30am – 9:30am Securing the SP during network and business transformation
Mac Plymale, Managing Director, Global Security, Service Provider, Cisco
10:00am – 11:00am SDN/NFV Telco Data Centre
Rajesh Chainani, Director of APJ GSP, Data Centre, Virtualisation and Cloud, Cisco, Asia Pacific and Japan
11:00am – 12:00pm Cisco Live Technology Keynote
Jeff Reed, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Networks, Cisco
12:30pm – 2:00pm Lunch - Orchestration and Automation for Future Networks
Fredrik Lundberg, Senior Director for Strategy and Planning for NSO and Tail-F, Cisco
2:00pm – 3:00pm Case Study: Building the Mobile Network Foundation for the 5G era
Andrew Mackay, Head of Mobile Solutions, Cisco, Asia Pacific and Japan
Tom Fisher, Managing Director for IoT Jasper, Cisco, Australia and New Zealand
3:00pm – 4:30pm NBN NoC tour
4:45pm – 5:30pm IP Video better than Broadcast
Simon Rizkallah, Director for SP Video Solutions, Cisco, Asia Pacific and Japan

Friday 10 March

Time Agenda / Speaker
9:00am – 11:00am Morning Breakout Sessions
11:00am – 12:30pm Carlton Brewery Tour
Limited availability, to reserve your place, please schedule through the session scheduler

*The Customer SP Summit agenda is subject to change

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