The Opening Plenary of FIA2014.
M. Concepcion Anton Garcia - Unit E3- Net Innovation DG CONNECT European Commission
Zoran Stančič Deputy Director-General, European Commission Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology
Software Defined Networking and Network Functions Virtualization (SDN and NFV): research issues and trends, future research of SDN and NFV
Opportunities for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and start-ups in this new Internet technological landscape: E.g.: Future Internet -PPP
To what extent cloud computing is an enabler for SDN and NFV? To what extent SDN facilitates cloud computing and NFV boosts cloud computing?
The EU Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) (Future Internet-PPP and 5G Infrastructure-PPP) and how they are positioned relative to the cloud computing and developments of Software Define Networking and Network Function Virtualization? How can they foster innovation?
Are there opportunities for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and Web entrepreneurs in this new Internet technological landscape or only big players will benefit from it?
Deputy Director-General, European Commission Directorate-General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology