5G monetisation with GSMA Open Gateway

Tuesday 12 Mar 2024 | 5G Futures Summit | GSMA Open Gateway | MWC24 Barcelona |

MWC24 Barcelona | 5G Futures Summit Session 1

Explore the power of open APIs, collaboration with developer communities, and the potential for groundbreaking applications in the 5G era. Industry leaders shared insights on accelerating the adoption of 5G through the GSMA Open Gateway initiative and how it can increase agility and speed of innovation whilst opening new revenue streams for mobile operators, making it an essential discussion for those looking to thrive in the evolving mobile operator market.

Moderator: Henry Calvert, Head of Network, GSMA

Keynote speakers:

  • Ross Ortega, VP of Product Management, Azure for Operators, Microsoft
  • Savinay Berry, EVP, Product and Engineering, Vonage
  • Saad Syed, CEO, Chenosis


  • Saad Syed, CEO, Chenosis
  • Nathan Rader, VP Service and Capability Exposure, Deutsche Telekom
  • David Del Val Latorre, Director of Open Gateway, Telefonica


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Ross Ortega, Microsoft Azure

Hear from Ross Ortega, VP of Product Management, Azure for Operators from Microsoft on programmable connectivity and how Microsoft Azure is supporting the industry revolution towards a more interoperable and innovative future.

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Savinay Berry, Vonage

Hear from Savinay Berry, EVP, Product and Engineering from Vonage during the 5G Futures Summit at MWC24 Barcelona who shared how Vonage is unlocking the power of the network for exponential innovation across the industry with GSMA Open Gateway.

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Saad Syed, Chenosis

Hear from Saad Syed, CEO at Chenosis during the 5G Futures Summit at MWC24 Barcelona, who shares a compelling demonstration of how open APIs will transform and disrupt the African AppDev market.

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Panel discussion with Chenosis, DT, Telefonica

Hear the latest developments on GSMA Open Gateway from telecom operators who are taking a crucial step towards more innovative and interoperable services, and how the initiative is supporting the 5G business case. Moderator Henry Calvert, Head of Network at GSMA was joined for the panel discussion by Saad Syed, CEO of Chenosis, Nathan Rader, VP Service and Capability Exposure from Deutsche Telekom, and David del Val Latorre, Director of Open Gateway from Telefonica.

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