Business made easy

Executive Connect

Communication service providers (CSPs): Do you want an easy way to connect and network with companies and contacts that share business interests?

The Executive Connect program at DTW23 - Ignite links CSPs with leading solution providers, sparking the conversations that will ignite business growth.

You’ll join a community of 350+ CSPs who are interested in discovering new technologies, sharing knowledge, and meeting with industry peers.

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Receive a complimentary pass

You’ll receive an 'all access' pass, where you can learn from industry leaders on topics such as AI at scale, Cloud native software, Future networks, Platform and partners, and Techco DNA. Watch Catalyst demos, attend the Excellence Awards, and explore the startup area.

A free curated event experience

Save time and money with our free concierge service. We'll arrange one-to-one meetings that fit your schedule, with leading solutions providers.

Establish new connections

Receive a free pass to Tuesday’s drinks reception in the quad and DTW23 - Ignite by Night.

Discover new technologies

Learn about the latest innovations via one-to-one meetings and in the Quad, to help you find solutions and drive your business forward.

Exclusive access

Get early access to sign up for tech tours and Xchange sessions, before they fill up. Plus, get access to the invitation-only spotlight, round table, and lunch sessions, depending on availability.

Free training

Receive a place on TM Forum’s Open Digital Framework (ODF) Awareness course (online), if you take part in three meetings during the event.

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Join meetings virtually

A complimentary place on TM Forum’s AI & Customer Experience Awareness course (full price $279). Access to recorded sessions from DTW23 - Ignite – available post-event.

Note: Virtual participants will not get access to live event coverage.

Executive Connect

by the numbers

550+ meetings

350+ CSP participants

150+ CSP companies

70+ solution provider companies

*Across all TM Forum events over the past year. 

Qualification criteria

To qualify to take part in Executive Connect*, you must work for a communications service provider with budgetary authority and agree to attend three meetings with technology providers attending the event, who have a mutual interest.

Please email
[email protected] with any questions.

*Terms and conditions apply

Be in great company


“The TM Forum Executive Connect Meeting Service is especially interesting for me, as it offers a kind of matchmaking between my interests and tech providers.
Head of Digital Customer Experience B2B
“I find the Executive Connect meetings particularly useful for exploring collaboration opportunities and discussing common challenges whether global or regional.
GM for Technology Procurement
“The event provided us with the widest access to new ideas and learning from our peers, vendors, and thought-leaders. Axiata and its subsidiaries have benefitted tremendously, and we can count on the meetings for us to make the most out of this event.
Head of Strategy