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SDN NFV World Congress organisers Layer123, confirm a two year contract extension with World Forum The Hague

Fri 10/11/2017 - 10:28

In October 2018 and 2019 approx 2,000 executives will again join The World’s leading and largest meeting place for the carrier Network Transformation industry at World Forum The Hague after two successful editions in 2016 and 2017.

Launched in the spring of 2012 - the first global SDN conference – SDN NFV World Congress is the industry leading debating forum and showcase for the rapidly growing and massively influential, Software-Defined Networking and Network Functions Virtualisation industries. Hosting 2,000 executives, decision makers, leaders and activists meet, learn and exchange knowledge face-to-face in The Hague.

The Hague’s IT, Tech and Telecom sector is characterized by the large presence of global and local companies, research institutes, educational institutes, small and medium enterprises and suppliers in this sector. Global and regional headquarters of many recognizable names in the industry are supported by a dynamic variety of support services in the immediate region.

World Forum The Hague will offer a fantastic home for the conference and with its recent investments including a brand new exhibition space it offers an amazing showcase area for the latest technologies, new product launches, and industry services from around the world.  “We are extremely proud that World Forum The Hague is the hosting venue again for SDN NFV World Congress in 2018 and 2019. The Hague’s Telecom sector is one of the main business clusters of the city. It is fantastic to see that our local excellence and knowledge in this field gives a great community for conferences on this subject in The Hague. Furthermore the support of the City of The Hague contributed to the decision forThe Hague in 2018 and 2019” says Kirsten Vosmer, Commercial Manager at World Forum The Hague.

Layer123 is a new generation business information and networking service provider, specialising in enabling knowledge exchange between network strategy professionals.

World Forum The Hague
World Forum The Hague ( is a full service convention centre located in The Hague between the beach and city centre. World Forum is named “Best Overseas Conference Venue” by C&IT Awards 2017.

GL events
World Forum The Hague is managed by GL events (, a French company that operates 40 conference and event venues worldwide. The company was established more than 30 years ago, earning its traces in the international conference environment, both in providing services and in managing exhibition and conference centres.