Creating a framework for the AI-native telco

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Panel discussion

In the fifth debate of this year’s DSP Leaders World Forum in Windsor, our on-stage experts, below, were put through their paces on the topic of the AI-native telco. Co-host Ahmed Hafez, VP of technology strategy at Deutsche Telekom, noted that so far the industry has been opportunistic with AI, but that we now need to look at the bigger picture and transform as individuals in order to adapt to AI-enabled operations.

Broadcast live 24th May 2023



Ahmed Hafez

VP Technology Strategy, Deutsche Telekom


Ray Le Maistre

Editorial Director, TelecomTV

Azfar Aslam

Chief Technology Officer Europe, Nokia

Geoff Hollingworth

CMO, Rakuten Symphony

Joe Butler

Chief Technology Officer, Digital Catapult

Neil McRae

Chief Network Strategist, Juniper Networks