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Join us at the OSS Summit 2019

Calling all Ericsson OSS customers! The OSS Summit is coming to Zurich, Switzerland and will take place on October 1-2, 2019 at the Kameha Grand Zurich.

  • Join the Ericsson OSS community of experts and C- levels to share insights with your peers
  • Learn how others are solving key operator challenges

This year’s theme: Automation in action

Prepare yourself for two days of global discussions and exchange around this year’s theme: Automation in Action.

This year’s event is hosted by Swisscom and we foresee more than 50+ operators from all parts of the globe coming together to exchange.

Operator experiences will be the center stage. We will complement these real-world stories keynote sessions, panel discussions and demons, held by experts within and outside of our industry. The sessions will widen the horizon of thinking when it comes to the importance of OSS as the motor of automation in the 5G & IOT era.


We have set up an exciting agenda for the OSS Summit with plenary sessions and breakouts.

Sept 30: Arrival day

  Welcome reception for all delegates


Oct 1: Day one

08:30 Registration
09:00 Event Opening
09:30 Swisscom - Host Key Note Session
10:00 Ericsson OSS Portfolio Evolution to fulfill new business needs
10:30 Power break with demos
11:00 OSS ways of Life
11:30 Industry Keynote Session on automation journey
12:00 Market Analyst Keynote
12:45 Early learnings from 5G. Participants from Operators and Industry
13:15 Networking lunch with demos
14:00 On our path to Intent-Based Networks –Paving the way to 5G
14:30 Cloud Transformation in Multivendor Context
15:00 User centric closed loop service assurance
15:30 Customer Experience – Not about the best Network
16:00 Power break with demos
16:30 The journey to automation:  a practical approach
17:00 Data Center Tranfromation Journey
17:30 Day 1 Wrap-up
19:00 Dinner & Evening activity


Oct 2: Day two

08:30 Ericsson research in ML/AI in the context automation
09:00 Industry Keynote Session: Healthcare industry
09:30 5G and SDWAN Services Fulfilment over hybrid Networks: From ordering to operation
10:00 How technology evolution reshaping enterprise services
10:30 Power break with demos
11:00 5G readiness
11:30 Operation Efficiency and AI – Managed Services Experience
12:00 Network Challenges and Customer Experience Management
12:30 Automation as enabler for new business revenues
13:00 Day 2:  Plenary Wrap- Up
13:10 Networking lunch with Demos
14:00 Breakout Sessions for Orchestration & Analytics
17:00 End of Day 2

Venue & Accomodation


Location this year will be the Kameha Grand Zurich.

Kameha Grand is a member of the Autograph Collection, a brand of the world's largest hotel chain Marriott. The Kameha Grand is a prime example of the credo of the Autograph Collection Hotels: "Exactly like nothing else". A lifestyle hotel for discerning business travelers and events with impressive architecture, festive and unpredictable decors, rounded off with numerous Swiss-inspired design elements. In the heart of the hotel is the “Kameha Dome” which already impresses with its sheer size of over 700 sqm, ideal for large scale conferences, galas and social gatherings.

Accommodation & Reservations

OSS Summit attendees will receive a special group rate for their stay at the Kameha Grand Zurich. We will reserve hotel rooms to a favorable rate for all conference participants. The link to the hotel will be provided to you in the invitation.


You can easily reach the Kameha Grand by a 5 min taxi ride from the airport


Take tram 10 or 12 from the airport and get off at Glattbrugg, Lindberghplatz. Walk 350m and you will arrive at the Kameha Grand Zurich


Estimated Travel Time: 5.0 km. About 5 mins

Head southwest on A51 – 3,2Km
Take exit 9-Opfikon toward Oerlikon - 0,3km
Merge onto Thurgauerstrasse – 1,3km
Make a U-turn – 0,2km
Turn right onto Dufaux-Strasse – 12m
Your destination will be on the right

Customer meetings

Book a meeting

As a participant at the Ericsson OSS Summit, you will have access to all attendees, whether they’re from the various international operator companies who’ll be represented there or from Ericsson. Why not use the opportunity to get a little face-to-face business done?

Get in touch

Once you have registered online, you can ask your Ericsson contact to provide you with a list of all the registered delegates.

We’ll supply the infrastructure

If your meeting requires more than just a quiet corner at one of the coffee breaks, we can help. During the conference, we’ll have two rooms (8–10 people maximum) that are bookable for private business meetings. The rooms will have a computer screen to which you can connect your laptop.

You can reserve a room directly on site by talking to the front desk.

OSS steering commitee

Viraj Parekh, Verizon, Operator Chairman

Ziad Belhadj, Ericsson, Chairman

Pavle Belanovic, Swisscom, Technical SPOC

Joydeep Banerjee, Ericsson, Technical SPOC

Aykut Demirkol, TurkCell, Technical SPOC

Michael Seeger, Ericsson, Technical SPOC

Amit Kapoor, Business SPOC, Business SPOC

Basma Driss, Ericsson, Business SPOC