Proposed Videos & Scheduling:

Note that this has evolved from the last meeting in December. 

Final order dependent on flow based on final recordings.


Deep-dive presentations: (10-12 minutes)Outreach Made?Confirmed?Sent Follow Up Email w/ instructions?Scheduled Date of Recording?Video Complete?EmailsNotes
Welcome, overview, merger background, brand story, High level vision: HeatherYesYesYes9/25, 9:00 AM 
Operator-focused Business Drivers: Beth + other operatorYes?NoNo9/21, 8:00 AM PTYes


Beth and Vincent have confirmed and William has volunteered.
Technical Project Deep Dive (Nick to help with deck): Georg and GergelyYesYesYesNAYes

Georg and Gergely have confirmed and Nick will advise on slides.
Mid-length Group Perspective Videos (5-6 minutes)

Pan Community Group 1  


YesYesYes9/20, 6:00 AM PTYes

Fu Qiao (

Trevor Cooper (

Mark Bierel (

Pierre Lynch (

Pan Community Group 2 



9/22, 5:00 AM PTYes

Uli Klueber (

Cedric Olivier (

Lincoln Lavoie (

Tomas Fredberg (

Pan Community Group 3



9/25, 6:00 AM PTYes

Tom Kivlin (

Emma Foley (

Sridhar Rao (

TSC Chairs Perspective: Al and WalterYesYesYesDoing Videos on their own.

Yes (both)

Board sponsors: Jonne and Vincent and Dr. Feng 

YesYesYes9/21, 9:00 PM PT

Yes - Jonne

Vincent - Yes

Dr Feng - Yes

3 separate videos. 
Interview: Arpit + Mr. DuanYesNoNoTBDTBD

Mr. Duan (can work through Fu Qiao:

Added this one after the call with China Mobile. Do this one post-launch.
Industry Analyst Perspective: Caroline Chappell, Analysis MasonYesYesNo9/21, 9:00 - 10:00 AM
Short high-level exec endorsements (30-60 sec)

Andre Fuetsch

YesYesYesTBDYesAndre Email? Work through Scot Steele: SS8171@att.comAndre sending in a video.

Chris Price
Sandra,  work with Bob bob.monkman@intel.comSandra sending in a video.
Mr. DuanYesYesYesTBDNoMr. Duan (can work through Fu Qiao: submit by tomorrow.

Stéphane Demartis

YesYesNoTBDYesWork through Vincent: & William. Speaker TBD.

Proposed Event Agenda:

Time SlotSpeakerRunning Length / Notes

Intro Music / Graphic:10

Introduction: Heather Kirksey, VP of Ecosystem & Community, Linux Foundation10:18

Exec Video: Sandra Rivera, EVP & Chief People Officer, Intel1:04

Anuket TSC Co-Chair: Al Morton, Lead Member of Technical Staff, AT&T


Anuket TSC Co-Chair: Walter Kozlowski, Principal, Cloud Infrastructure Architecture, Telstra 1:54

Anuket Community Video 1: Fu Qiao, Project Manager, China Mobile; Trevor Cooper, Principal Engineer, Intel; Mark Beierl, Software Engineer, Canonical; Pierre Lynch, Lead Technologies, Keysight Technologies7:47

Board Sponsors: Dr Junlan Feng, Chief Scientist & GM of AI and Intelligent Operation R&D Center, China Mobile3:14

Board Sponsors: Vincent Danno, Director, Broadband, Virtualisation, Strategy, Architecture, Standards, Orange1:54

Heather Interspatial 1:37

Operator Perspective: Anuket Business Value:  Beth Cohen, Cloud Technology Strategist, Verizon & William Diego, Open Source Manager, Orange9:51

Heather Interspatial 2:35

Analyst Video: Caroline Chappell, Research Director, Analysys Mason6:04

Board Sponsors: Jonne Soininen, Head of Open Source Initiatives, Nokia1:41

Anuket Community Video 2: Uli Kleber, Chief Engineer Standardisation, Huawei; Cedric Ollivier, Network Automation Expert, Orange; Lincoln Lavoie, Senior Engineer, InterOperability Laboratory, UNH; Tomas Fredberg, Chief Architect, Ericsson


Exec Video: Stéphane Demartis, VP, Cloud Infrastructure, Orange Labs :48

Heather Interspatial 3

Anuket Technical Project Deep Dive: Georg Kunz, Cloud Open Source Coordinator; Gergely Csatári, Senior Specialist, Open Source, Nokia19:26

Mr. Duan, Vice General Manager of China Mobile Research InstituteTBD

Exec Video: Priyanka Sharma, Executive Director, CNCFTBD

Anuket Community Video 3: Tom Kivlin, Principle Cloud Orchestration Architect, Cloud Centre of Excellence, Vodafone; 

Emma Foley, Senior Software Engineer, Red Hat; Sridhar Rao, Solutions Architect, Spirent


Exec Video: Chris Price, President, Ericsson Software TechnologyTBD

Exec Video: Andre Fuetsch, President and Chief Technology Officer, AT&T Labs:59 EDIT: Cut first few seconds off the beginning.

Closing: Heather Kirksey, VP of Ecosystem & Community, Linux Foundation2:49

Outro Music / Graphic:10

Ahead of launch:

  • Send press conference invites and offers for 1:1 pre-briefs to targeted list of press/analysts in vertical space. Share assets and news package under embargo. 
  • Target additional 1-2 higher-tier tech journalists and offer 1:1 interviews with higher-level narrative on ecosystem benefits, why this is important

At launch (Jan. 27):

  • Press Conference 7:30 - 8:00 PST
  • Launch Event 8:00 - 10:00 PST


    • Interspersed  pre-recorded short video clips (5-6) (upper level execs from supplier and operators + those ingrained in technical side)
    • 1-2 meaty presos on business motivation/drivers (e.g. operator); one on work we’re doing, how we’re blending specs and implementation work, flow into conformance, organization (e.g. someone like Phil Robb from tech perspective from supplier/operator
    • Live broadcast + Recording available on website, YouTube for on-demand
    • Custom Zoom background
    • Timing: 8 am PT
  • Press release (to wire, LF, and LFN websites; sent to broad swath of press/analysts)
  • Community blog post
    • More informal look at the news, with additional color/details not provided in the PR (complete)
  • Broad social media campaign
    • Directing to PR, blog, and video interviews
    • Robust set of tweets and LinkedIn updates to post from LFN and LF handles
    • “Tweet sheet” and accompanying graphic sent to members, other LF projects
    • Paid social?
  • Accommodate any post-announcement requests for 1:1 interviews


  • Press release (with member quotes)
  • Blog post
  • Third-party video interviews (to follow up launch)
  • Tweet sheet
  • Social graphic(s)
  • Anuket Website
  • Anuket Wiki
  • Infographic (to follow up launch) 
  • Swag in the store for purchase (scarves)
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