Unlocking platform opportunities with network APIs

Panel Discussion

There is growing interest in the Telco as a Platform model, with a lot of industry momentum behind the exposure of application programmable interfaces (APIs) to unlock the full potential of the network. But how does a coordinated API approach help with digital services provision and do telcos have the necessary scale and reach to benefit from the associated platform economics? What are the implications for the network? Do enterprise customers and developers need additional APIs, and are the initial set of APIs too niche to be of real commercial value?

Broadcast live 6 June 2024



Laurent Leboucher

Group CTO & Senior Vice President, Orange Innovation Networks

Alex Sinclair

Chief Technology Officer, GSMA

Dr Ishwar Parulkar


Lee Myall

Chief Executive Officer, Neos Networks

Max Gasparroni

Vice President, Core Network Strategy, Liberty Global

Peter Arbitter

SVP Portfolio & Product Management, Deutsche Telekom