Activities to bring the telco industry together

Build strong relationships and strengthen your industry knowledge

At Network X, there is a full social, networking and educational agenda for you to get involved in around the event. See some of the experiences that will be on offer for 2023, from running to the Eiffel Tower to connecting with your peers at the exclusive Network X Party.

Spaces at these events are limited, so register for your pass to get priority access and secure your place for these exclusive activities.

Social and networking opportunities

Paris - France

5km Eiffel Tower Run

Start the day right with some fresh air on the 5km run to the Eiffel Tower and back on Wednesday 25 October. It is a great way to see the city, meet new people and prepare yourself for a busy day at Network X.

Participants will meet at The Digital Ring at the entrance to Paris Expo to begin - kindly make your way to the designated meeting point by 7:20 AM for a 7:30 AM start.


Network X Party

Network and unwind with the who's who of the Telco industry at the Network X Party, with complimentary food and drink. 

This is an exclusive event, so please check your pass type permissions when booking. We'll be in touch with all of the details shortly.

Exhibition Drinks

Wind down and catch up with your peers at the Networking Bars and Lounges, with drinks on the exhibition floor open to all.

This is your chance to strengthen relationships and build new connections in a relaxed business environment.

Happy Hours:

  • networking bar, 24th October 16:30-17:30
  • LightReading networking bar, 25th October 16:30-17:30

The Exhibition

Meet the companies who are shaping the telco tech landscape and learn about their latest product launches and services.

The Exhibition will be open during all three days of the conference the hours are as follows

24th October: 10:00 – 17:30
25th October: 10:00 – 17:30
26th October: 10:00 – 16:00


Network X Awards

Celebrate success and enjoy an evening of fine dining and entertainment at the Network X Awards! 

The Network X Awards will take place on Wednesday 25th October at Hotel de Ville in Paris, recognising achievement, innovation and excellence across the telco industry.

Site Visits

Our technical site visits allow you to see the very latest in telco service and network innovation first-hand. We'll be announcing more soon and places are limited, so get your pass now to be the first to know.


Station F Innovation Tour

Head to the world’s largest start-up facility, home to 600 entrepreneurs! This exclusive 45-minute tour will give you a chance to see the very latest innovation in telecoms first-hand. With both a general access and VIP-only tour available, be sure to sign up early.

Get your pass now

Secure your pass for Network X and join the entire Telco ecosystem in Paris this October, from operators to hyperscalers and leading suppliers.

View the agenda

The Network X agenda covers every aspect of our industry, but delivered by leading innovators in each sector, whether fixed, mobile or telco innovation.