Colin Bannon

Colin Bannon

Chief Technology Officer, BT Global

Colin is the Chief Technology Officer for BT’s Global division, heading up the team responsible for helping to shape BT’s customer solution architecture and strategy. Part of his responsibility is to predict technology trends and future customer technology roadmaps. Colin acts is a trusted advisor for many CIO’s.

Colin is a veteran in the industry whose expertise is in designing, deploying and running some of the worlds largest next generation networks. Colin has a holistic philosophy to network design, working back from business outcomes, user experience and applications dev strategy to inform the intuitive network, architecture, systems and service wrap design.

As well as sitting on a number of technology advisory boards, Colin lectures at Warwick University on Disruptive Innovation. Colin was named as one of the 50 CTOs to watch by Global Telecoms magazine.

FutureNet World 2024

Day One (BST/UTC+1)
Tuesday 16 April 2024
Track A: Business - As a Service: NaaS/NaaP & Open APIs
Panel: Network as a Service (NaaS) and accelerating the path to commercialisation
Day Two (BST/UTC+1)
Wednesday 17 April 2024
Go to session
Closing Keynote: Network-as-a-Service: A generational shift in technology