Telecom Council Carrier Connections

TC3 is an unconference - replacing exhibit halls, speeches, and random networking with rapid fire introductions, spin-free demos, deployment case studies, corporate matchmaking and personalized introductions. Participants, who represent CSPs, networks, telecom vendors, startups & investors from across the communications industry and around the world, meet 1-on-1 during TC3 to share innovation strategy, discover disruptive technology, and pursue new partnerships that move the communications industry into the future.

14th Annual Telecom Council Carrier Connections

TC3 Carrier Connections Nov 17-18, 2021

Save the date for TC3 2021; in-person in Silicon Valley and online in Telecom Council's portal and Virtual Lounge.

12th Annual TC3 Summit

Wednesday Nov 17: Telco Case studies, private roundtable, technology demos, and private meetings
Thursday Nov 18: MatchMaker Meetings online and/or in-person in Silicon Valley

Join Telecom Council members, telcos representing over 3B customers across 40 countries, and the vendors and investors that support innovation across the communications industry as the introduce their startup partners. through cases studies, executive chats, rapid-fire pitches, demos, and roundtable discussions with telecom tech scouts, investors, and startups.

TC3 Highlights:
• Speakers, introductions, demos, & networking focused on innovation & partnerships
• Tech scouts from the US, Europe & Asia
• Personalized private meetings & facilitated networking
• Telco case studies & roadmaps
• Startup demos & product introductions

Get Involved in TC3

Alongside an online agenda packed with telco case studies, success stories, curated startup introductions, and an inside look at the innovation priorities of some of the world’s most cutting edge networks, TC3 has many opportunities to get involved whether our format is in-person, online, or a combination of the two – including tech exhibits, private breakout sessions for topic-focused roundtables, and our proven MatchMaker service facilitating private, prescheduled, personal introductions.
  • Sponsor Interest: Technology-specific roundtable topic sponsorships available. Contact us for more information
  • Speaker Application: Open from May 1-31.
  • Startup Demos: Maximum of 20 startups can demo in-person this year; virtual demos also available.
  • Networking: Available both in-person and online.
  • Private Introductions: Our MatchMaker Meeting service will be available at TC3 2021

SPEED DATING For Telcos, Vendors, Investors and Startups
Telecom Council's MatchMaker meeting service is speed dating for startups and telecom companies. During TC3, our MatchMaker will facilitate over 500 private discussions between companies with mutual interest. These pre-arranged, introductory meetings are scheduled in-person in Silicon Valley on Nov 17 and either in-person or online on Nov 18. More details on Telecom Council's MatchMaker Service here.

TC3 Participants

 "I was curious how it would work - Zoom meetings in different rooms in 15-minute increments - and was very pleasantly surprised how easy and flawlessly the system worked.""

Christina ClaureT-Mobile

 The executive roundtable was a great opportunity to engage in a small, focused, open discussion, where the conversation was as enlightening as it was stimulating"

Lydia HicksBT

 TC3 is a highly effective and efficient way to connect innovative technologies with global carriers. My time at this conference has delivered an extremely high ROI."

Bob ThronsonVigilent