Are you looking to attend Network X this October?

Free Expo Passes are an affordable option to get involved

The one-stop-shop for the global telco industry

If your priority is networking, meeting the latest solution providers, discovering start-ups or getting insights from leading associations, the Free Expo Pass is right for you. This pass is completely free of charge and guarantees access to:

  • The Exhibition
  • The Partner Programme
  • Tech Discovery: The place to hear from start-ups
  • Networking: access to onsite bars

Introducing: The Partner Programme

The Network X Partner Programme brings together the leading associations, non-profits and standards bodies from across the industry to deliver you technical, regulatory and strategic content in the formats of workshops and discussions.

This is the place to go to get stuck into the detail, day-to-day workings and challenges across fixed-line, wireless and networks. The content will range from regional broadband policy, best-practice interoperability standards in the home, network-level unification and technical approaches to cloud-based open networks. Workshops include:


Buglas: German Gigabit Networks

Mobile ecosystem forum

Mobile Ecosystem Forum: Enterprise Services


iDate: Green Fibre Networks

Meet leading solution providers

The Network X exhibition will be home to the leading brands in the industry. We've heard that there will also be some product launches, special announcements and demos for you to enjoy too. Brands in the hall include...

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Networking Opportunities

Hosted by and Light Reading, Network X boasts 2 expo bars where you can grab a drink in between sessions and enjoy catching up with your friends and colleagues.

Johan Cruijff ArenA Innovation Tour

The ArenA offers an unprecedented collaboration platform in a Smart Stadium within a Smart City. They initiate, test and accelerate solutions in a real time playground and scale them globally. They operate as a small and smart society, with millions of visitors and dozens of partners and make talent and impact visible. See all this first hand at the Johan Cruijff ArenA Innovation Tour.

The ultimate celebration of the telco industry. Taking place on Wednesday 19th October at Zuiderker in Amsterdam, the Network X Awards recognise achievement, innovation and excellence across the telco industry. Open for nominations now, or you can buy a seat to attend the ceremony!

Watch the Pitch-Offs in the Tech Discovery!

This competition is for start-ups, academics and R&D teams from telco start-ups. It will be a showcase of innovative start-ups in 4 different areas of the telecoms space. There will be fierce competition between 16 pitches across the programme, with 4 being selected to compete in the final to be crowned Tech Discovery Grand Winner! This will take place on the 5G World showfloor, make sure you stop by to watch the pitches and learn from the industry innovators!

The Network X 5K

Start the day right, burn off some energy and head to Network X feeling fresh with the 5K run. Enjoy a green and scenic route at 07:30 on 19th October – meeting outside the RAI!