About Shape your cloud forward future DigiBoardroom

The Covid-19 pandemic has created additional awareness about the need to accelerate digitalization and cloud transformation pushing organizations to move their IT workload to the public cloud, to gain more agility, increase performance, efficiency and scalability. In addition, the emergence of 5G and edge computing has transformed the foundations of how data is processed. 

To answer the above, organizations need trusted, scalable, highly flexible, secure, and future-proofed multi-cloud solutions that combine all the innovation and scale of a public cloud with the security and control of private cloud and determined dedication to open standards. 

To make the vision of cloud come true companies will depend on reliable partners to guide them on their digital journey. The Atos + Google Cloud partnership is ushering the world’s biggest brands to digital success by combining Google’s unparalleled cloud technology with Atos’ proven understanding of complex transformations. 

Benefits of Attending

  • Building successful IT multi-cloud and cloud strategies for telcos, as well as for enterprises consuming services based on Anthos
  • Exploring cloud technologies to build agility into IT applications, network functions, management systems and infrastructure
  • Identifying how MEC (Multi-access Edge Computing) will enhance traditional cloud computing in all sectors


Time Activity
11:00 – 11:05 Welcome remarks

  • Asmae Hamidi, Head of Production, Great Minds Group
11:05 – 11:20 Presentation: The Atos cloud success story

  • Clive Grethe, Global Head of Hybrid Cloud Competence Center – Telecom, Media and Technologies, ATOS
11:20 – 11:35 Presentation: The cloud revolution in telecom

  • Franz Kasparec, Global Offerings Manager & Field CTO, ATOS
11:35 – 12:10 Presentation Google cloud for CSPs

  • Tom Curry, Telco Cloud Architect, Google
12:10 – 12:25 Open Q&A session
12:25 – 12:30 Closing remarks


Clive Grethe

Global Head of Hybrid Cloud Competence Center – Telecom, Media and Technologies, Atos

Clive Grethe is the Global Head of Hybrid Cloud Competence Center in the Telecoms, Media and Technology industry vertical and is responsible for the successful delivery for all hybrid cloud and application transformation opportunities.
Based in London in the UK, he has over thirty years Mobile Telecoms experience initially starting his career working for Hutchison Telecom and Vodafone Service Providers. In Atos, Clive has more recently been actively involved in the cloud business units where he has been leading the adoption, enablement and migration of customer workloads and applications.

Franz Kasparec

Global Offerings Manager & Field CTO, Atos

Franz Kasparec is a global account CTO in the Atos Telecoms, Media and Technology (TMT) industry organization, and at the same time looks after the TMT group-level digital infrastructure and cybersecurity portfolio.
Franz is based in Vienna, Austria. He has 30+ years of experience in management consulting and leadership roles in the IT industry. He holds an Austrian master’s degree in Applied Physics, a British Executive MBA focused on technology management, and ITIL, PMP, MBCI and CISSP+CCSP vendor-independent professional certifications.
Franz’s main area of expertise is technology transformation and disruptive change in the telecom industry. He advises on network function cloudification, virtualized RAN, and MEC (multi-access edge computing) strategies.

Tom Curry

Telco Cloud Architect, Google

Tom Curry is an industry solutions architect within Google’s Telecoms, CSP practice.  Tom joined Google in December 2020 after spending 7 years as a Principal Network Architect at British Telecom.  Since joining Google, he has been working closely with Atos on strategic partnership opportunities.

Who Will Attend

Senior executives with the below job titles from the region’s leading organizations:

  • CIOs, CTOs, CEOs
  • VPs, Directors
  • Heads of Digital Transformation
  • Heads of Innovation
  • Heads of Technology

About Atos

Atos is a global leader in digital transformation with 105,000 employees and annual revenue of over € 11 billion. European number one in cybersecurity, cloud and high-performance computing, the Group provides tailored end-to-end solutions for all industries in 71 countries. A pioneer in decarbonization services and products, Atos is committed to a secure and decarbonized digital for its clients. Atos operates under the brands Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), listed on the CAC40 Paris stock index.

The purpose of Atos is to help design the future of the information space. Its expertise and services support the development of knowledge, education and research in a multicultural approach and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group enables its customers and employees, and members of societies at large to live, work and develop sustainably, in a safe and secure information space.

Atos in the Telecommunication, Media & Technology market:

Impacted by changing consumer needs and behaviours as well as societal and environmental concerns, the Telecom, Media and Technology industry is constantly shifting. At Atos, thanks to our expertise in technologies like 5G, Cloud and Edge computing, we provide our clients in the TMT industry, and their customers, with highly scalable solutions and hyper-personalized experiences that transform the way people live, learn, work and communicate

To learn further how Atos is supporting telecommunications operators through digital transformation, For more information, please visit https://atos.net/en/industries/telecommunications


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