Open Source Networking Days



Date: October 15, 2018
Location: Village Hotel Katong
25 Marine Parade Road
Singapore S449536


Network automation, virtualization, SDN, AI/ML and orchestration are the cornerstones of NFV transformation and IoT/5G networks. We are pleased to tell you that Ericsson is hosting a Linux Foundation open source summit – Opensource Networking days in Singapore on October 15. Similar to hosting the Stockholm European event, we are bringing this Singapore event closer to our operators and community in Asia Pacific regions. This opensource summit brings together developers, users, and communities working to advance open source Networking stack including Automation, Orchestration, Policy, AI/ML, SDN and NFV. We would like to invite you to join us and look forward to seeing you there. Please register by clicking the Register box below.

There is no cost to participate in Open Source Networking Days. If you are unable to attend, please let us know by 08:00 PST on October 8.

For questions, please email Balaji Ethirajulu at


Village Hotel Katong
25 Marine Parade Road
Singapore S449536

Driving Directions

Nearest Expressway – ECP  exit 10A or 10B



Public Transportation

Train: Nearest MRT Dakota MRT Station & Eunos Mrt

Bus: 10, 32, 12, 14 & 40

Airport Information

The closest airport to the venue is Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) and is 13.5km, approximately 20 minutes, to the venue via ECP. The estimated taxi cost is $20 – $28 SGD.

Village Hotel Katong does provide a complimentary shuttle to and from the Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) between 8:00am and 11:00pm.

Local Hotels

Village Hotel Katong è
25 Marine Parade Road
Singapore S449536

Grand Mercure Roxy è 
50 East Coast Road (Opposite Parkway Parade Shopping Centre),
Roxy Square, Singapore 428769

Hotel Indigo Singapore Katong è 
86 East Coast Road
Singapore, 428788

Available speaker slides are posted below. Additionally, here are links to folders containing the slides and videos for download.

9:00 – 9.30 am Registration, Coffee & Networking

9:30 am Introduction & Opensource Landscape – Balaji Ethirajulu, Director, Strategic Marketing, Ericsson and LFN MAC Chair

9:50 am LFN Update–  Heather Kirksey, LF, VP Ecosystem

10:20 am SingtelIskra Nikolova VP, Mobile Networks, Singtel

10:50 am Morning break

11:10 am Automation & Adaptive Policy for Next-Generation Networks– Stephen Terrill, Sr. Expert Automation, Ericsson and ONAP TSC Member and Liam Fallon, Principal Engineer, Ericsson and ONAP Contributor & Committer

12:00 pm Microservices & Kubernetes – Iyappa Swaminathan Director – Product Management, Lumina Networks

12:40 pm Lunch Break

1:50 – 2:40 pm Panel discussionAutomation in Future Networks- Moderator – Balaji Ethirajulu. Panelists – Heather Kirksey, Iyappa Swaminathan, Ludwig Landgren, Analyst, Operator (TBD)

2:40 pm Service Proxy – Container Networking & K8s – Hongjun Ni, Sr. Software Engineer, Intel

3:10 pm Coffee Break

3:30 pm Cord Architecture & Applications– Aris Risdianto Ambassador – ONOS & ONF Projects

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm ONAP Demo– Stephen Terrill and Liam Fallon, ONAP TSC Community

4:30 pm -5:00 pm ONOS DemoAris Risdianto, Ambassador – ONOS & ONF Projects

5:00 pm Closing

Event Host


In Partnership With

LF Networking

Tungsten Fabric