TC3 Carrier Connections

PUT TC3 TO WORK FOR YOUTC3 2019 is Telecom Council's 12th Annual Carrier Connections. Focused on personal introductions and high quality, private meetings for companies at the cutting edge of the communications industry, innovation executives participate in TC3 to promote partnership opportunities and discover innovation. Speaker, sponsor, and demo availability is limited to ensure quality over quantity, with several ways to get involved:

headr_spsrOpsRanging from $2K to $10K, sponsorship of TC3 is available to companies who fit the mission of TC3 - bringing together innovation & strategy executives from cutting edge telcos and telecom vendors to promote innovation strategies, discover startups, and grow partnerships.

  • Branding - Sponsor a break, registration, or the coffee cart starting at $2K.
  • Relationship Focused- Host a MatchMaker table or sponsor the speaker breakfast starting at $4K.
  • Thought Leadership - A few exclusive roundtable topics are available to sponsors from $5K. 
  • Technology Leadership - Limited sponsored content for case studies and keynotes start at $10K. 
  • Custom Sponsorship - Packages for focused networking and introductions can be arranged.

For details, call +1-408-834-7933 or email and let's brainstorm how to put TC3 to work for you. 

30 demo tables are available during TC3. These tables promote one-on-one discussions with TC3 attendees during 7 hours of facilitated networking, and highlight your technology to global tech scouts. 

  • Demo tables are located in the main networking area, central to all TC3 activities 
  • Demo products are promoted before, during, and after TC3 both online and onsite
  • Demo companies may schedule MatchMaker meetings at their demo table
  • Demo companies receive a 30" round standing table with power, linen, signage and 1 stool each

Companies wishing to promote their proposition with a Demo Table should purchase a Promote pass during registration.  This pass includes a table, the MatchMaker meeting service, and 2 registrations.

TC3 is 100% focused on innovation, new technologies, and new products across the communications industry. We are now reviewing applications in the following categories:

  • Network-ready startups in IoT, ComTech, Network Infrastructure 
  • Vendors with innovation partnership opportunities to promote
  • Carriers with technology partnerships to highlight
  • Corporate investors with startups to introduce

Apply here before May 31.

Telecom Council's MatchMaker Meeting service, is phenomenally successful every year in facilitating strategic partnership conversations between TC3 participants. MatchMaker participants will be able to set up their profiles and pitches in the weeks before matchmaking begins. Beginning in September, participants will review, evaluate and prioritize meeting prospects before accepting or requesting meetings. Delegates should expect between five to ten high level, business discussions - with some delegates scheduling as many as 40 meetings!

You can view last year's portal here and learn more about the service on our web page.

Our ticket structure offers three straight-forward options depending on how you wish to engage at TC3.

  • ENGAGE - recommended for all delegates who want to get the most out of their TC3 experience, this ticket gives access to all stage sessions, demo area, open networking areas and access to the MatchMaking Meeting Service.
  • PROMOTE - a bundled package for innovative young companies who want to showcase their technology to the carriers, telcos, VCs and tech scouts in attendance. This ticket includes a Demo Table, the MatchMaker Meeting Service, and 2 registrations.
  • DISCOVER - recommended for additional company delegates, or for the individual who does not wish to participate in the MatchMaker Meeting Service, this ticket gives access to all stage sessions, demo area and open networking areas.

Full details on all our ticket types, plus preferred pricing for Early Bird delegates, are available on our fees page.