speaker bio

Joann O’Brien

Vice President, 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 14 March | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm | ICT
Operating models for the new techco
Tuesday 14 March | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm | ICT
New services, new revenues, new customers
Tuesday 14 March | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm | ICT
Beyond Connectivity: Unlocking growth with digital platforms, orchestration and B2B2X models
Wednesday 15 March | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm | ICT
Partnering at scale: Collaborating, co-innovating and co-creating
Wednesday 15 March | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm | ICT
Growth: Delivering value to different customer segments
Thursday 16 March | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm | ICT
Masterclass – Next Generation Connectivity