London 2020 Agenda

5th March 2020

Cloud Comms Summit


Registration from 08:15
Main Auditorium

09:00 Changing Competition

Matthew Townend -Director of Research & Consulting, Cavell Group


09:45 Future Workplace - Changing Workforce

Pat Chapman-Pincher,

CEO Mentor, International Speaker, Strategist and Futurist 


10:15 Future Workplace - Enterprise Insights

Dominic Black - Head of Research, Cavell Group


10:45 Industry Vision Keynote

Jeff Boslem:  Regional Director – Head of Cloud & Hosted Collaboration, Cisco


11:00 Coffee Break

Served in Exhibition Space

11:25 Reimagined Supply Chain

  • Steve Harris -EVP of Nuvias UC

  • Matthew Parker - CEO, Babble

  • Darren Garland - MD, Provu

  • Rufus Grig -Chief Strategy Director, Maintel


11:55 Industry Vision Keynote

Alan Foy - CEO of Blueface

12:10 How to serve changing customer demands

  • Hans Szymanski - CEO of NFON

  • Johan Wogel - Co-Founder, Soluno BC

  • Andy Morris - Chief Strategy and Operating Officer, Gamma Communications

  • Georgina Williams - Director of Voice and Collaboration, BT

  • Magnus Falk -CIO Advisor, Zoom


12:50 Industry Vision Keynote


13:05 Lunch Break

Served in Exhibition Space

Afternoon Sessions
Regulatory &
Commercial Track
Main Auditorium 
Tech Talks

14:05 Cloud Networking/SD-WAN Keynote Presentation

Speaker: Gail Smith - Director of Cloud Networking Practice, Cavell Group

14:30 Internet Telephony Services Providers' Association Session

Session expected to finish at 15:30

All guests will be invited to go back to the Main Auditorium

14:05 Mega Cloud Competition: Microsoft Opportunity or Threat?

  • Patrick Watson - Senior Analyst, Cavell Group

  • Tom Arbuthnot - Microsoft MVP & Principal Solutions Architect, Modality Systems

  • Paul Harrison - Managing Director, EvolveIP

14:45 Future Platforms -Where is the Innovation coming from?

  • Brian Martin - SVP EMEA of Blueface

  • Bertrand Pourcelot - MD Centile

  • Rami Houbby - VP UCaaS International, Mitel

  • John Tucker - VP UC Products, Metaswitch

  • Jeff Boslem:  Regional Director – Head of Cloud & Hosted Collaboration, Cisco

14:05 - 16:20 This series of 10 min Tech Talks will feature the following speakers and companies:

Open VoIP Alliance

Sunfish Meg Dilnot and Campbell Williams

Cloud Comms Alliance 

Personalised Streaming MOH – A Simple Margin Add-On

Anthony Buxton, CEO of PromptVoice

Future Finbarr: How the network will need to respond to the needs of people in the future

Finbarr Goode Begley -Senior Research Analyst, Cavell Group

15:25 Coffee Break

Served in Exhibition Space

Main Auditorium 

15:45 Tech Futures - Mobile and 5G

Dean Bubley - Founder & Director, Disruptive Analysis

16:15 M&A Growth in a Consolidating Market

  • Michael Quinn - Partner, Q Advisors

  • Daan De Wever - Group CEO at Destiny

  • Thomas de Villeneuve - Partner, Apax France

  • Stijn Nijhuis - CEO, Enreach

  • Andrew Belshaw -CFO, Gamma Communications

17:00 Changing the face of customer engagement with CCaaS, CPaaS and APIs

  • Chris Marron - Director of Competitive and Market Intelligence, 8x8

  • Ed Winfield - Global Partnerships Director,Content Guru

  • Mark Summerson -Global Vice President, API Partners at Vonage


17:30 Networking Drinks

Served in Exhibition Space

4th March 2020

CCA Meeting


RICS at Parliament Square

(the day before the Cloud Comms Summit London)

"Moving in the Cloud, Going Mobile"