speaker bio

Joann O’Brien

VP Digital Ecosystems - TM Forum

Joann currently leads the Digital Ecosystem and Labs initiatives at TM Forum. She is a transformative technology leader who recognizes the importance of APIs, 5G, IoT and automation in achieving a true digital strategy. Joann has led the TM Forum’s Open API initiative from concept to global success as an enabler to the zero-integration economy and has significant experience leading complex large-scale transformation programs for a number of global organizations.

The Digital Ecosystem program is currently exploring the role and impact of emerging technologies on different industry verticals including healthcare, manufacturing, media/entertainment and smart cities. She has a mixture of technical and management background, enjoying both equally. Joann has a BS in Information Technology majoring in Telecommunications from Dublin City University and MBA from Open University.

Tuesday 19 September | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm | CET
Keynotes: Becoming a techco: are we there yet?
Tuesday 19 September | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm | CET
Spotlight Session: Realizing a digital future for Europe: Actioning and accelerating fiber deployment
Tuesday 19 September | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm | CET
A blueprint for growth: the techco operating model
Wednesday 20 September | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm | CET
Diversifying beyond connectivity
Wednesday 20 September | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm | CET
Lunch briefing: EXA’s Blueprint: Navigating BSS transformation amid business flux with Cloud & AI
Wednesday 20 September | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm | CET
Spotlight Session: The Global B2B Consortium powered by eXchange
Thursday 21 September | 9:00 am - 10:30 am | CET
Masterclass: Business Architecture: enabling value driven transformation
Thursday 21 September | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm | CET
Xchange Session: Leading on the path to net zero