As the market for cloud-based digital services continues to explode, global industry association TM Forum has unveiled the scope and format of its all-new event slated at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in Calif. Oct. 28-31.
Aimed at helping businesses conquer challenges and seize opportunities in the digital world, Digital Disruption 2013 addresses challenges facing service providers in reducing cost and risk, improving market retention and growth, and driving new digital-services revenue.
“We’ve designed Digital Disruption 2013 to mirror the way businesses and technologies intertwine, allowing delegates to discuss but also interact with software, tools and best practices that can help them exploit the opportunities that the digital world is creating,” said Keith Willetts, chairman, TM Forum. “By locating the conference in Silicon Valley, our attendees are at the center of the action. Our thought-provoking sessions, panels, debates and hands-on technology showcase gives them exclusive access in solving some of the most pressing business challenges today with the help and expertise of TM Forum and its industry leading members.”
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Digital Disruption 2013 brings together key players and innovators in the digital ecosystem, including mobile, cloud, software, Internet, content and information-services providers. The event will explore how communication providers can collaborate to solve the growing challenges posed by enterprises that are increasingly turning to cloud-based services to run their businesses.
Digital Disruption 2013’s Keynote Perspectives program kicks off on Oct. 28th and will be hosted by Google’s Emmy-nominated author Daniel Sieberg. In addition, Digital Disruption 2013 includes four Forums focused on all the aspects of delivering profitable services in a disruptive market, and each explores technologies and services from a business perspective.
Digital Disruption 2013 features a number of unique and engaging zones designed to facilitate attendee education, interaction and networking, including the Innovation Hub, Digital Services Encounter Zone, Expo Zone, Meet-Me Zone, Training Zone, plus a Business Jam, Developer Jam and Platinum Program for senior executives.
With more than 900 member companies, TM Forum is the largest global trade association focused on bringing together the digital ecosystem, including communication service providers, digital service providers and enterprises, with the goal of enabling an open digital world. The Forum delivers a wealth of knowledge and practical tools, including unique research, best practices and standards. Our members collaborate to rapidly solve business issues in critical areas, such as business process optimization, big data analytics, cloud management, customer-experience management and security.