The Program

The ng Connect ecosystem brings innovative companies together to collaborate on solution concepts, business models and market trials. The Program has built an ecosystem that enables member companies to develop new products and services faster, and with a higher profile to customers.

ng Connect Overview

The ng Connect Program Overview

How it Works

Get there faster

ng Connect was developed to create the next generation of ultra broadband end user experiences that no single company can rapidly achieve alone. Working together, members ideate, develop, validate, showcase and trial market new solution concepts and develop business models that create paths to new revenue for the entire value chain.

Get your ideas noticed

By becoming an ng Connect member, you’ll develop solution concepts and business models that resonate with customers. And you’ll be able to put these new services in front of customers through market trials.

With you all the way

We’ve developed a community of organizations and individuals pioneering ultra broadband infrastructure, devices, applications and content. ng Connect empowers this collaboration community with physical and virtual innovation spaces, an experienced technical team to support prototype development and integration, as well as leading-edge tools and techniques. The ecosystem helps customers create, evaluate and validate solution concepts in a very agile way—delivering tangible results faster.

 About ng Connect

The ng Connect Program creates high-value services that leverage ultra broadband and cloud technologies. With its dynamic, multi-industry membership, ng Connect drives relevance and new business models through innovation. Founded by Nokia, ng Connect comprises more than 360 collaborating members, including innovators and leaders in networks, consumer electronics, applications, platforms and vertical markets.

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Founding Member – Nokia

Nokia is a global leader in creating the technologies at the heart of our connected world. Powered by the research and innovation of Nokia Bell Labs, we serve communications service providers, governments, large enterprises and consumers, with the industry’s most complete, end-to-end portfolio of products, services and licensing.

From the enabling infrastructure for 5G and the Internet of Things, to emerging applications in virtual reality and digital health, we are shaping the future of technology to transform the human experience.


The ng Connect Program gives you access to a team of highly experienced executives who can offer expertise and advice on how to effectively collaborate on solution concepts, business models and market trials.

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Ready to join us?

Being an ng Connect member brings you in contact with the world’s largest brands in telecommunications and helps get your concepts to market quickly.

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