Thanks to everyone who took time to meet with us at ITW! 

About This Page & MEF Sites

Thank you for meeting the MEF team at ITW!  This page, applicable to both members and non-members,  provides access to the frequently requested follow-up items, as well as additional information, we were unable to cover due to time constraints. If you have any questions or require additional information, please contact

MEF Annual Meeting and MEF19

Attend the MEF Annual Members Meeting! July 29 - August 1, 2019, Philadelphia, USA

If your company is a MEF member, you are eligible to attend our annual meeting at no charge. Click the link above for meeting information and hotel info. 2019 has been very productive as we strive to accelerate development and worldwide adoption of MEF 3.0. The Philadelphia meeting presents a timely opportunity for MEF members to join this exciting journey and take advantage of a variety of engagement opportunities.

If your company is considering MEF membership, please contact for an invitation to attend the Annual Meeting as a guest of MEF.

MEF19 - November 18-22, 2019, Los Angeles, USA

MEF19 is the global event showcasing network services for the digital economy, where transformation leaders converge and innovate. MEF19 has a target audience exceeding 1,000 professionals from 270+ organizations and 35+ countries. MEF19’s content, networking, and special activities are designed to appeal to executives and other senior experts from communication and cloud service providers, enterprises, government organizations, network technology suppliers, systems integrators, open source projects, standards organizations, industry and financial analysts, investors, the press, and others.

Save the date, click the link above to register and for sponsor opportunities.

MEF Membership Information

An industry association of 200+ member companies, MEF has introduced the MEF 3.0 Transformational Global Services Framework for defining, delivering, and certifying assured services orchestrated across a global ecosystem of automated networks. MEF 3.0 services are designed to provide an on-demand, cloud-centric experience with unprecedented user- and application-directed control over network resources and service capabilities. MEF 3.0 services are delivered over automated, virtualized, and interconnected networks powered by LSO (Lifecycle Service Orchestration), SDN, and NFV.  See for more information.

Annual Principal Membership cost = $17,250
Annual Start-up Company Membership cost = $5,000 (Restrictions apply - see the startup membership application)

MEF 3.0 Information

MEF 3.0 Transformational Global Services Framework

MEF 3.0 Services

Lifecycle Services Orchestration (LSO)

MEF 3.0 Certification Programs

MEF 3.0 Services and Technology Certification

MEF Professional Certifications

MEF 3.0 Proof of Concept Programs