Open Networking Summit (ONS)

Apr 3 - Apr 5, 2019 at San Jose McEnery Convention Center

Open Networking Summit (ONS)

Woman with Presentation

Apr 3 - Apr 5, 2019

5G networks is the future innovation platform for all types of communication and industries. Network, cloud native, automation, NFV, SDN, AI/ML, Open Source and containers will play a vital role in the evolution of 5G networks and overall telecom industry transformation.

We are pleased to tell you that this year Ericsson is a Diamond sponsor of the Open Networking Summit, the industry's largest and most inclusive Open networking, business & technology conference. We would like to invite you to join us and look forward to seeing you there!

As a trusted partner for your digital transformation and a leading advocate, contributors to open source code, Ericsson is planning a full agenda. We'll share our insights at Keynote, tutorials, technical talks, and demo's.

In addition, Ericsson booth will showcase the demo's in the following areas:

  • Automation & Orchestration
  • Edge cloud / Distributed Cloud
  • Cloud Native and applications
  • AI/ML

Ericsson Speaking Sessions

Demo Booth Hours - Booth number - 401

  • Wednesday – April 3rd
    12 pm -1:00 pm and 2:30 pm - 5:40 pm
  • Thursday – April 4th
    7:30 am - 9:00 am and 10:30 am - 5:20 pm
  • Friday – April 5th
    7:30 am - 9:00 am and 10:40 am - 4:10 pm

Ericsson Keynote

  • Speaker – Anders Rosengren, Head of Architecture & Technology
  • Topics – 5G & Cloud native and cloud native demo

Ericsson Technical tracks

  • Ericsson Tutorial – April 3rd, Wed, 9.00 am to 12.00 pm

  • Topic – Deep dive in to Cloud Native Architecture & principles, Cloud Native Applications, Platform, Exposure, Dual mode 5G core, and VNF-> CNF transformation

  • Automating service self-healing and security management – Kari-Pekka
    Perttula with Vodafone

  • Network service mesh and open stack integration to bridge VM and container worlds – Faseela K.

  • Network Analytics for SDN networks – Hema Gopalakrishnan

  • ONAP from the inside looking out – Stephen and Catherine (AT&T)

  • Panel- Building Autonomous networks with AI – Stephen Terrill – Panelist along with AT&T

  • Lighting talk – 5G slicing using

For many other Ericsson sessions & Tutorial location information, click schedule under Program and Register - event web page.

Customer and Analyst Spoke Persons

Ericsson private meeting room for customer and analysts meeting. The key spokespersons at the event:


Martin Bäckström - SA Cloud

Anders Rosengren

Anders Rosengren - R&D portfolio & open source

Ignacio Mas

Ignacio Mas - SA OSS

Stephen Terrill

Stephen Terrill - ONA


Sheng-Ann – SA cloud

Balaji Ethirajulu

Balaji Ethirajulu – Open source – LFN & LF Edge Marketing

For more information please contact Manka Mishra


San Jose McEnery Convention Center, 408 Almaden Blvd San Jose, CA 95110 USA