Steve Chen, Co-Founder of YouTube, to Deliver ITW 2019 Opening Keynote

June 17, 2019 — International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2019, the annual meeting for the global wholesale telecommunications community, announces that Steve Chen, Co-Founder of YouTube, will be delivering the opening keynote titled, “Online Video: How YouTube Changed Everything” on Sunday, June 23. Chen will be interviewed by Sam Evans, Partner at Delta Partners, about how YouTube has grown into a global phenomenon. Starting with the company’s inception, the keynote will examine YouTube’s growth, discuss the critical issues that online video faces today and investigate what may be on the horizon for the content and video industry.

Taking place in Atlanta, GA, at the Hyatt Regency and Marriott Marquis hotels on June 23-26, 2019, ITW 2019 serves as a networking and discussion platform for more than 7,000 delegates from over 2,000 companies spanning 135 countries. The event, produced by Capacity Media, attracts executives from leading global organizations, including sponsors Deutsche Telekom, AT&T, PCCW Global, Telefonica, Digital Realty, China Telecom, Verizon and more. ITW 2019 will provide educational opportunities, exhibitions and networking events, allowing attendees to exchange business ideas, discuss innovation strategies, expand global reach and establish new relationships.

ITW offers media and journalists access to its industry-leading Press Room at the conference. Global accredited media organizations are invited to ITW to meet with executives coming in from all over the world. Event participants are invited to submit press releases and news to be considered for the ITW Show Daily – a magazine distributed daily throughout the conference. All information is provided to registered media.

The ITW Press Room is organized and managed by iMiller Public Relations, a globally-recognized and award-winning public relations and marketing firm focused on the communications infrastructure sector. The press room generates opportunities for sponsors and attendees to meet with trade, business and mainstream media organizations.



  • ITW 2019
  • Hyatt Regency & Marriott Marquis
  • Atlanta, Georgia


  • 6:30 PM on Sunday, June 23, 2019


  • Steve Chen, Co-Founder, Youtube
  • Moderator: Sam Evans, Partner, Delta Partners

To learn more about participating in the ITW Press Room, request a press pass or learn about opportunities at ITW 2019, please visit the online press room or email To learn more about ITW or to register for this year’s event, please visit

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About International Telecoms Week

ITW is the largest meeting for the global wholesale telecommunications community. The event attracts participants from all areas of the industry including: Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 carriers, mobile/wireless operators, ISPs, VoIP providers, OTTs and technology partners from the voice, data, satellite, subsea and fixed-line markets. ITW 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.  Additional information can be found at or by following ITW on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

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