Why Attend

MEF19 is THE global event showcasing network services for the digital economy, where transformation leaders converge and innovate.

Dynamic network services orchestrated across a global federation of automated networks
MEF 3.0 service and technology innovation
Attendees with high-quality content, insight, and networking to successfully navigate industry transformation


MEF19 focuses on accelerating the industry transition to dynamic, assured, and certified services across a global federation of automated networks.

  • Emerging cloud-centric “MEF 3.0” services provide an on-demand experience with user- and application-directed control over network resources and service capabilities.
  • These services are orchestrated across automated, virtualized, and interconnected networks powered by LSO, SDN, and NFV.

MEF19's action-oriented program will help service providers on their journey to transform their businesses, services, and networks; federate on a global basis; and certify that their services perform at the highest levels.

  • The program builds upon – but is not limited to – the MEF 3.0 transformational global services framework, which is widely supported by leading service providers, technology vendors, open source projects, and standards organizations who are collaborating to accelerate industry transformation.

Why Attend

MEF19 uniquely empowers attendees with:

  • High-quality content
  • Extraordinary peer-to-peer networking opportunities
  • Live demonstrations of cutting-edge services and technologies
  • Valuable insight required to successfully navigate through industry transformation

Who Attends

MEF19 has a target audience of 1,000+ attendees from 275+ companies and 35+ countries. MEF19’s content, networking, and special activities appeal to executives and other experts from communication and cloud service providers; enterprises; government organizations; network technology suppliers; systems integrators, open source projects, standards organizations; industry and financial analysts; the press; and others. Attendance is open to the entire networking industry.

Company Attendees
Individual Attendees
Communications, Cloud, Mobile Service Providers & Data Center Provider
Software / Hardware Technology Vendor / Component / Subsystems Supplier / SD-WAN Vendor
Industry Organization
Industry & Financial Analyst
Govt / Defense / Non-Profit / Enterprise
Other - Consultant / Integrator / VAR / Test & Measurement / Etc.
Service Provider Professional Level
Senior Dir/Dir
Senior Mgr/Other