VoIP Events (Conferences, Tradeshows, Exhibits, Workshops)

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ACCE Conference & EXPO

Produced by ICMI, ACCE is the premier global gathering for the contact center industry. It's the essential forum for educational growth, networking, and sharing of proven best practices.

Official site: ACCE

ACUTA Annual Conference & Exhibition

ACUTA’s Program/Content Committee and professional staff seek out the best presenters on the latest topics to provide you with the most valuable educational experience possible at the Annual Conference.

Seasoned veterans and newcomers alike consistently tell us that the opportunity to network with peers from across the continent is one of the most valuable benefits of ACUTA.

Official site: ACUTA Events


AfricaCom is embracing all aspects of the converging telecoms, media & ICT sectors to deliver the most inspiring, exciting and thought-provoking event. With 200+ speakers and over 125 scheduled hours of value-packed content, AfricaCom offers something for everyone: visionary keynotes, specialised streams, interactive panel discussions, workshops, demos, networking opportunities and more. Broadband, multiplatform content, OTT providers, cloud computing, apps, convergence.

Official site: AfricaCom

Americas Wholesale Congress

Americas Wholesale Congress (AWC) is the meeting point for the americas & caribbean telecoms wholesale community. The event is brought by the organizers of Wholesale World Congress.

Official site: AmericasWholesaleCongress.com


The International ICT Congress, ANDICOM, is an annual project sponsored by the Telecommunications Research Center of Colombia - CINTEL - unique in the region through its format as an Academic Congress with the support of a commercial exhibit and an excellent environment to promote businesses.

Official site: Andicom.com.co

Asian Carriers Conference

The Asian Carriers' Conference (ACC) is the annual telecom event hosted by Philippine Long Distance Company (PLDT) and Smart Communications Inc., (SMART). The ACC is the most sought-after telecom conference in Asia, where leaders from the wholesale fixed and mobile telecom carriers' meet and network with delegates from network and infrastructure providers, applications and service developers, handset and equipment manufacturers and now, entertainment and content producers and distributors.

Official site: AsianCarriersConference.com

Asterisk and Switchvox Training & Certification Programs

Whether you want to learn a little more about Asterisk or Switchvox or become certified, Digium offers a variety of online and instructor-led training to meet your needs. Asterisk instructor-led courses are available at Digium's corporate headquarters and through our authorized training partners worldwide. Asterisk and Switchvox certification courses are also offered for authorized resellers.

Official site: Digium Training


AstriCon is an Asterisk User Conference & Expo. AstriCon's mission is to expand awareness and knowledge of Asterisk over the course of a three-day conference and exhibition. AstriCon includes a wealth of information for every Asterisk user, whether you are getting started or have already discovered the power of Asterisk.

The event has expanded to reach the broad group of professionals who design and manage large enterprise, government, and carrier networks. The conference is rich with content for Asterisk software developers, Digium's channel and technology partners, and business users from small, medium and large companies.

Official site: AstriCon.net

Capacity Conferences

Capacity Conferences hold a series of events around the globe, focused on the business of wholesale telecommunications and VoIP. These unique events provide extensive networking opportunities, enabling you to meet the decision makers from local, regional and international carriers and service providers. High quality, extensively researched programmes ensure that you have access to compelling content that will benefit your business. With a reputation for excellence, Capacity Conferences provide the optimum forum for you to make new business connections and identify profitable growth opportunities.


Official site: CapacityConferences.com

Carriers World

Carriers World unites the global leaders in the wholesale industry at the definitive leadership forum for fixed line, mobile, satellite Broadband wholesale carriers across 3 days with over 10 hours of networking time. The conference provides a unique opportunity to gain insights from ‘A list’ speakers on how to structure business strategy and create a sustainable business model.

Carriers World is a leading telecommunications event in the world dedicated to innovation, strategy and leadership, on a global scale. It is totally focused on how to make wholesale businesses prosper, to ensure survival in a time of profound and disruptive change.

Official site: Carriers World

Carriers World Asia

Carriers World Asia brings together international wholesale carriers, telcos, mobile network operators (MNOS) and key stakeholders within Asia's carriers space. The 3 day conference offers opportunities for sharing of best business practices and new growth profiles by industry leaders.

Official site: Carriers World Asia

Caspian Telecoms

Conference & Showcase is the only event for the telecoms industry for Turkey, CIS, the Black Sea States and their neighbouring Caspian and Central Asian regions. The event has grown steadily over last years and has now become an essential meeting point for many professionals in the telecoms industry. The Caspian & Black Sea Telecoms Conference & Showcase acts as an international gateway into a market that offers huge potential for both established investors and new market entrants.

Official site: Caspian Telecoms

Channel Partners Conference & Expo

The Channel Partners Conference & Expo is the communications industry's only event exclusively for indirect sales organizations – agents, VARs, systems integrators, interconnects and consultants – focused on transforming their businesses to become next-generation solutions providers.

The Channel Partners Conference & Expo is earning praise from indirect sales partners and their suppliers as a one-of-a-kind, high-value networking and educational event for the channel community.

Official site: ChannelPartnersConference.com

Cloud Slam

Cloud Slam is one of the biggest and oldest cloud events.

Official site: CloudSlam.org


ClueCon is an annual 3-day Telephony User and Developer Conference bringing together the entire spectrum of Telephony from TDM circuits to VoIP and everything in between. The presentations and discussions cover several open source telephony applications such as Asterisk, OpenSIPS, Kamailio, and FreeSWITCH.

Official site: ClueCon.com


CommunicAsia continues to present many new and exciting updates on what is happening in the ICT industry. Join over 180 speakers from around the globe who will provide solutions to the issues facing the industry.

Official site: CommunicAsia


Communications Over IP - Voip Expo is an international computer & accessories and telecommunications VoIP Industry Exhibition, held in Paris.

Official site: Salon-CoIP.com

Comptel Plus

The COMPTEL PLUS Convention & EXPO is the preeminent networking event for innovative communications companies and their supplier partners. Held twice a year, COMPTEL PLUS attracts almost 212 exhibitors and more than 4,360 attendees to its events.

COMPTEL PLUS provides you with the opportunity to learn about new products, services and industry trends; meet potential customers and do business. During the Spring and Fall conventions, we welcome many new companies exhibiting at COMPTEL PLUS for the first time, giving you great opportunities to meet with new vendors and suppliers.

In addition to our EXPO, COMPTEL PLUS offers comprehensive educational programming led by experienced industry speakers. Our educational sessions will provide you with what you need to know about current business, technology and regulatory trends that could impact your business.

COMPTEL PLUS is produced by COMPTEL, the leading industry association representing competitive communications service providers and their supplier partners. COMPTEL members are entrepreneurial companies driving technological innovation and creating economic growth through competitive voice (VoIP), video, and data offerings, as well as the development and deployment of next-generation IP-based networks and advanced services utilizing fiber, copper and wireless facilities.

Official site: ComptelPLUS.org

Convergence India

The Convergence India Expo has a proven track record of being the most coveted telecom event in the global industry sector for branding and making business happen. The Convergence India expo has witnessed consistent growth, and has emerged as South Asia’s largest international ICT event.

Convergence India 2012 focuses on new-age technologies and merging business solutions, which will enable inclusion and enrich the lives of people. Focused business-matching provides the perfect opportunity to network with industry executives and establish new partnerships. Attracting global leaders, the expo serves as an ideal platform for knowledge-experts to share industry insights and successful case studies from across the globe.

The event features a wide spectrum of ICT verticals including telecom, mobility, broadcast, cable, satellite, entertainment, IT and information security.The event is a B-2-B interface amongst industry stakeholders, and aims to provide a global showcase for cutting edge technologies, R&D and applications by creating an unparalleled business ambience.

Official site: ConvergenceIndia.org


For Spanish speakers. After 4 days of theoretical and practical workshop, you will gain the ability to assemble a complete switch on any PC, even without previous knowledge of Linux. You will learn how to manage the service needs of your business communication (VoIP, call clients, IM, etc.).

Official site: Cursos Asterisk


The OpenSIPS eBootcamp is a seven week e-Training program providing in depth coverage of OpenSIPS Installation, Configuration and Administration. You will learn how to download, compile and install OpenSIPS. After the installation, you will start to learn step by step how to configure OpenSIPS to authenticate users, install a GUI to help with daily administration, forward calls to the PSTN through Dialplan, integrate Asterisk and Voice Mail, Presence agent, Load Balancing, Traverse Nat for SIP and generate CDR records to Database.

Official site: eBootcamp


elastixWorld is one of the most important events in IP telephony destined to gather the Elastix worldwide community.

elastixWorld is the ideal place where end users, partners, resellers, integrators and developers will have the opportunity to share experiences, show new products and create business opportunities with the Elastix community of Mexico and the rest of the world.

Official site: elastixWorld.com

Enterprise Connect

Conference (formerly known as VoiceCon)

Enterprise Connect covers the major technology trends shaping communications and collaboration. The conference program will address the following key themes:


Enterprise Connect is the ONLY place you'll find ALL of the leading equipment, software and service providers in one location. Led by Diamond sponsors Avaya, Cisco, HP, Microsoft, NEC, Siemens Enterprise Communications, LIFESIZE and many others on the expo show floor.

Official site: EnterpriseConnect.com

ETSI Events

The European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) is famous for organizing seminars, workshops and conferences for Information and Communications Technologies (ICT).

Official site: ETSI Events


Futurecom is the largest Event of the Communications Sector in Latin America, and its purpose is to gather the market strengths, offering the attending Companies and professionals an adequate and stimulating environment for the Development of Businesses, Relationships and Know-How. Each year Futurecom welcomes about 15,000 people from 40+ countries. The Event consists of two main parts: The International Congress and The Business Trade Show/Exhibition

Official site: Futurecom

GITEX Technology Week

GITEX Technology Week is at the forefront of industry integration and leadership. Heralded as one of the largest and most important ICT events around the globe, GITEX delivers a leading platform for ICT professionals from around the world to meet and review a phenomenal showcase of leading technology brands, experience a host of interactive features and engage with industry leaders.

Technology Buyers visit GITEX Technology Week to source the right products and solutions to deliver continual innovation and transformation for their businesses. At the forefront of the region’s ICT development, GITEX is a pivotal event for over 3,500 international and regional exhibitors each year. Your market is covered as the exhibition attracts senior executives and more than 136,000 ICT professionals from over 135 countries covering a targeted framework of vertical sectors each year.

Official site: GITEX.com


HKCONNECT, the Most Striking Networking Event for Carriers in Hong Kong, is hosted by HKCOLO and organised by Prosperity Connect. The event is by-invitation only and is your opportunity to network with HKCOLO's selected customers and partners. Meet dozens of industry decision-makers, showcase new and existing products and services, and close deals.

Official site: HKColo.com

IEEE Globecom

The IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), the annual flagship conference of the IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc), is the premier telecommunications event for industry professionals, academics, companies and government agencies from around the world.

Official site: IEEE-Globecom.org

IMS Global Congress

The IMS Global Congress features operator case studies, interactive discussions and demos of innovative applications, providing you with a unique forum for networking with your peers, industry experts and solution vendors and learning about the latest developments relating to IMS.

Official site: IMS Global Congress


infoComm International® is the leading nonprofit association serving the professional AV communications industry worldwide. Founded in 1939, the association offers industry expertise and market research serving press and others seeking information about the industry. Through activities that include tradeshows, education, certification, outreach and information services, InfoComm promotes the industry and enhances members’ ability to conduct business successfully and competently.

infoComm's exhibitions:

Official site: infoComm.org

International Telecoms Week

ITW provides the annual meeting point for the wholesale telecommunications community and offers various networking opportunities through meeting rooms, an integrated exhibit and bilateral table area, numerous breakfasts, lunches and cocktail receptions and provides a wide range of conference sessions for attendees to benefit from.

Who will you meet?
5,000+ delegates from over 1,700 companies from 150+ countries meet to buy and sell both voice (VoIP) and data products and services.

What networking opportunities are there?
ITW offers 330+ meeting rooms located in different parts of the hotel for organisations to host their private meetings.

In addition there are 300+ bilateral tables for organisations to conduct business at.

Numerous functions including breakfasts, coffee breaks, lunches and cocktail receptions hosted by ITW or individual organisations take place throughout the event.

Is there an exhibition?
ITW offers an extensive exhibition area with over 120 exhibit booths for organisations to display products and services at - the exhibition is located on the Purple Level of the hotel with the bilateral tables and branded meeting rooms.

Conference sessions
ITW provides multiple conference sessions with a wide range of high level speakers from carriers and service providers to help you understand the latest market developments – these include various regional roundtable discussions and specific company hosted topic-centric seminars.

Official site: InternationalTelecomsWeek.com

International Traffic Meeting

Also known as Reunión de Tráfico Internacional. International Traffic Meeting AHCIET is a meeting point for cooperation between all telecom players to share experiences and exploit synergies. The main goal is to foster the development of the Hispanic American Community of Nations in the Telecommunications area, combining efforts in the study and research of techniques in this major technical field, as well as in the exchange of data and personnel development. To achieve this goal, the Association carries out, among other activities, the organization of forums, seminars, round tables, and studies and projects of common interest.

Official site: AHCIET Telecom Events

International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE)

International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) offers five days of workshops, training, short courses and networking opportunities that provide unparalleled opportunities for you to meet, learn and connect.

Join your colleagues from government, public safety, utilities and enterprise to learn from each other - from other cities, other agencies, other enterpirses and the experts in wireless communications technology, in addition to seeing the latest solutions on the exhibit floor.

Official site: IWCE


ITEXPO is the event with an educational program that teaches resellers, enterprises, SMBs, and Government Agencies how to select IP-based voice (VoIP), video, fax, and unified communications to purchase or resell. It's where service providers learn how to profitably roll out services their subscribers are clamoring for. ITEXPO is where Buyers, sellers, resellers, and manufacturers meet to forge relationships and close deals.

Official site: ITEXPO

ITU Telecom Events

ITU Telecom offers a dynamic series of conferences tackling core issues such as using ICTs to create a new future, optimization of spectrum resources, innovation, development and the economic crisis, convergence and transformation of the ICT value chain, the impact of social networks and more.


Official site: ITU Telecom Events

ITX Asia

A 3-day ICT/ERP trade exposition targetting 12,000 enterprise, government and SMB buyers and decision makers.

Official site: ITX Asia

Middle East Telco World Summit

Middle East Telco World Summit is the longest established and largest annual Middle Eastern telecoms event. Having evolved to reflect the current market dynamics, the event embraces the entire telecommunications landscape in both its multi-streamed Congress and accompanying Exhibition. Year-on-year it continues to offer Middle Eastern telcos the chance to meet new and existing suppliers of the highest calibre, discuss the future direction of their business and plan for their expansion.

Official site: Middle East Telco Summit

Mobile Asia Congress

Mobile Asia Congress is Asia’s premier gathering of senior mobile industry leaders. Offering more than an average industry event, Mobile Asia Congress features:

Official site: MobileAsiaCongress.com

Mobile World Congress (MWC)

Mobile World Congress is the global epicenter of mobile redefinition as MWC participants enable, lead and accelerate it. No longer limited only to communications, mobile is now a force transforming our world in an unprecedented way. Mobile connects, entertains, informs and inspires us, ultimately changing how we live and who we are.


Total attendance: 60,000+

Number of CEOs in attendance: 3,000+

Number of exhibitors: 1,400+

Year over year, the Mobile World Congress attracts the largest number and highest-quality attendees of any event in the mobile industry. And true to our name, this is truly a global event: attendees come from 200 countries from around the world.


You can participate in the many components that make up Mobile World Congress:

Official site: MobileWorldCongress.com

MVNO Industry Summit

The Flagship Event from the Global Leading MVNOs Industry Summit Series.

Official site: MVNOindustrySummit.com


The National Telecommunications Cooperative Association offers a variety of events throughout the year. The association's signature event is the Annual Meeting and EXPO, usually attended each February by more than 2,300 attendees from rural telephone companies across the country. There are educational seminars, general session keynote addresses, workshops, and other presentations at the meeting. Association business is also conducted. In addition, there are social events for all attendees.

Official site: NTCA EXPO

Pacific Telecommunications Council

PTC’s annual conference is the Asia-Pacific’s premier telecommunications event. The annual conference is a strategic springboard for the global telecommunications industry. The Conference provides all attendees with a three-day platform to focus on planning, networking, and discovering what the new year will bring.

PTC examines the many ways powerful global networks as well as ubiquitous and equally-capable mobile devices can support breakthrough new applications that create whole new industries.

Official site: PTC.org

RTC Conference

The IIT RTC Conference is a globally recognized collaborative event, where industry and academia connect. Leveraging its unique academic setting, this annual conference brings together technical professionals and business executives from the data and telecommunications industry, standards bodies, policy and regulatory institutions, and academic educators and researchers to promote an open exchange of ideas to lead future development in the rapidly changing field of real-time communications.

Official site: RTCconference

SCTE Cable-Tec Expo®

SCTE Cable-Tec Expo® is the industry’s engineering show of the year. It hosts 10,000+ attendees annually and provides the opportunity to discover and learn first-hand about the latest in cable telecommunications technology, products and services in one cost-effective setting.

Official site: SCTE Expo


The SIPit, or Session Initiation Protocol Interoperability Test, is a weeklong event where people bring their SIP implementations to ensure they work together. Each SIPit is open to anyone with a working SIP implementation. The goal of the events is to refine both the protocol and its implementations. SIPit is a driving force shaping SIP into a globally interoperable protocol for real time Internet communication services.

Official site: [www.sipit.net SIPit.net]


SIPNOC is a unique event for service providers and carriers to gather to discuss the challenges of deploying and implementing SIP-based communications technology, and to learn the best-practices and strategies that enable the successful and profitable operation of SIP-based services and applications.

Official site: SIPNOC

SSCA® SIP Training and Certification

The SIP School is providing training for companies of all sizes and include clients such as NEC, Panasonic, Avaya, Mitel, Toshiba, Acme Packet, Aastra, AudioCodes, Ingate, Westcon, Global Crossing, Level(3), British Telecom and many more. More companies are joining up every day and it’s through endorsements from organisations such as Bicsi and the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) that makes the SSCA® SIP training program the choice of training and certification on SIP.

Official site: Training & Certification

Telecom Exchange

Telecom Exchange is JS&A's networking event designed to navigate enterprise and carrier network operators through all carrier hotels and colocation houses available in the NY Metro area, and to the local and global networks who have connectivity within these facilities.

Official site: TheTelecomExchange.com

Telecoms Africa

Telecoms World Africa is the event for telecom operators, ISP’s and vendors focused on investment into infrastructure; technology and capacity. This conference and exhibition enables you do business more effectively with Africa’s leading telcos and ISP’s in a dedicated and focused arena.

Africa offers a unique opportunity for investors and telcos looking to penetrate new markets and increase ARPU rates. In scope, content and experience Telecoms World Africa is the only event of its kind for the strategic and investment issues driving this sector forward in Africa.

Official site: Telecoms Africa

Telecoms CEO Summit

The Abu Dhabi Telecoms CEO Summit, held under the patronage of UAE Minister of Economy, is the leading telco event in the Middle East and the largest to be held in the UAE Capital, Abu Dhabi.

Official site: TelecomsCEOSummit.com

Telecom World Congress

Telecom World Congress unites the global leaders in the industry at the definitive leadership forum for fixed line, and mobile operators across 3 days with over 10 hours of networking time. The conference provides a unique opportunity to gain insights from A list speakers on how to structure business strategy and create a sustainable business model.

Telecom World Congress is a leading telecommunications event dedicated to innovation, strategy and leadership, on a global scale. It is totally focused on how to make telecommunications' businesses prosper, indeed, to ensure survival in a time of profound and disruptive change.

Official site: Telecom World Congress

TIA Conference & Exhibition

The Telecommunications Industry Association Conference & Exhibition is a unique industry event. Focused on innovation and thought leadership, TIA is the annual gathering of the community of technology suppliers that form the foundation of the global communications experience.

Official site: TiaOnline.org

Total Telecom World

This is not just another conference simply discussing the current affairs. Total Telecom World identifies future challenges and gives practical guidance on how to tackle them, leaving you equipped for the road ahead. It is the perfect opportunity to discuss the short and long term future of the industry, and to network with senior level executives. If you want to know where communications is heading, this event is not to be missed.

Learn from the best

Join our carefully selected key notes and panellists who will be discussing, debating and predicting the crucial years that are approaching.

The added benefits

Official site: Total Telecom World

TrainingCity Events

TrainingCity offers training courses such as VoIP Training & Telecom Training, VoIP Security Training and Session Initiation Protocol -SIP: Hands On Training in over 20 locations throughout North America, & Now in London, UK.

Official site: TrainingCity.com

Unified Communications

Nowhere is the convergence of networks and technologies more evident than in the area of enterprise voice. VoIP for business has seen widespread take-up, yet in many companies the integration of voice and data networks seems as remote as ever. The emergence of next generation voice applications – such as speech-driven CRM, represents the latest challenge, and opportunity, for voice in the workplace.

The incredible pace of change in the mobility space and the irresistible rise of social networking have forced enterprises to put the development and execution of comprehensive Unified Communications strategies at the top of their agenda in order to meet the productivity demands of end users.

Visit the experts in the Unified Communications stratosphere and find out how your business can benefit.

Official site: UCExpo.co.uk

VoIP Users Conference

The VoIP Users Conference is a weekly live discussion about VoIP, SIP, Asterisk and all kinds of telephony-related topics.

Official site: VoipUsersConference.org


The VoIP and Asterisk lounge is a chance for Asterisk and VoIP enthusiasts to get together to discuss topics of interest in a relaxed informal atmosphere.

Wholesale World Congress (WWC)

Wholesale World Congress (WWC) is the meeting point for the international telecoms wholesale community.

WWC is an event for the entire industry with participants from all areas of the wholesale telecom industry including Tier 1, 2 and 3 carriers, mobile / wireless operators, ISPs, VoIP providers and technology partners from the voice, data, satellite, sub-sea and fixed-line markets.

WWC has an extensive meeting space is available for all registered organisations, including meeting suites, premium branded rooms, bilateral tables and exhibit booths.

The benefits of registration go beyond the three days of WWC with all delegates having the opportunity to use messaging system, the on-line meeting planning and contact system for four months prior to WWC and four months after, which allows delegates to maximise the opportunities at WWC.

Official site: WholesaleWorldCongress.com

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