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April 9 - 12, 2019 Marriott Conference Center, Paris, France
MPLS + SDN + NFV World Congress 2019
Date: April 9 - 12, 2019
Venue: Marriott Conference Center, Paris, France

Towards intent-based autonomic networking

The 21st Edition of the MPLS+SDN+NFV World Congress will be held 9/12 April 2019 in Paris.

The Congress will once again gather major actors of service providers and enterprises networks evolution.

2018 Edition: 1,600 Participants

Over the years, the MPLS SDN NFV World Congress attendance has grown. The 2018 edition surpassed the record number with 1,600 participants.

The 20th Edition of the MPLS+SDN+NFV World Congress remained one of the most well-attended event with delegates representing service providers and large enterprises from across the globe delivering thought leadership driving service provider and cloud scale networking.

Presentations lead by renowned experts on orchestration, automation, and service delivery along with panel discussions ranging on a diversity of topics from SDN, NFV, 5G, SD-WAN and Blockchain provided ample opportunity for attendees to learn about new technologies, ask questions, and then dive deep with on the exhibition floor.


This conference is one of the most valuable event for me given the wide range of relevant topics from MPLS up to NFV/SDN and the related companies and individuals I could meet in a single place. "

- Jimmy Ehrbar, Sr. Manager Architecture & Design, Colt

The 2019 agenda: the AI and Machine Learning impacts

Artificial Intelligence and machine learning technical and architectural challenges will be at the heart of the 2019 programme.

The first plenary session will be shared with the Second Edition of the AI Net conference.

Confirmed internationalization

Representatives from Europe count for 52%. They are followed by Middle East/Africa (15%) and North America (10%). Asia representatives reach 8 %.

The Paris World Congress remains the first worldwide event in the MPLS, SDN and NFV realm.


The content of the Congress was rich and often reflected sharing of timely and pertinent real-world experiences with some of the most cutting-edge topics in networking today. It provoked frank and candid discussions and exchanges among the participants, who represented the best and brightest in the networking industry."

- Roy Chua, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer, SDxCentral

The Exhibition 2019

The Multi-vendor Interoperability Test

The European Advanced Networking Test Center (EANTC) and Upperside Conferences invite all interested vendors to join the upcoming public multi-vendor interoperability test and showcase at the MPLS + SDN + NFV World Congress 2019.

2018 Participating Companies

Adva Optical Networking
Arista Networks
Calnex Solutions
Delta Electronics
IP Infusion
Juniper Networks
Spirent Communications
ZTE Corporation