The world’s leading subsea cable industry gathering


Book your stand early. More than 50% exhibition booths for 2015 are sold!









What is Submarine Networks World?


Opportunity, innovation and strategy for operators, telcos and investors

With a 17 year track record, Submarine Networks World continues to be the most
comprehensive and strategic annual conference for the world’s global subsea communications community.

Carriers, cable owners, operators, regulators and solutions providers attend to network and discuss on the unlimited development opportunities in this niche telecoms sector.

Sponsors & Exhibitors



  • Other

    Telecom Egypt at Submarine Networks World 2015
  • Gold Sponsor

    Xtera Communications, Inc. at Submarine Networks World 2015
  • Morning Refreshments Sponsor

    Africa Coast to Europe (ACE) at Submarine Networks World 2015
  • Associate Sponsor

    Hexatronic Cables & Interconnect Systems AB at Submarine Networks World 2015
  • Associate Sponsor

    South Atlantic Express SA (Pty) Ltd at Submarine Networks World 2015
  • Exhibitor

    CRS Holland BV at Submarine Networks World 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Hengtong Optic-Electric Co Ltd at Submarine Networks World 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Mertech Marine (Pty) Ltd at Submarine Networks World 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Nexans Norway AS at Submarine Networks World 2015
  • Exhibitor

    Tykoflex AB at Submarine Networks World 2015
  • Exhibitor

    ZTT International Limited at Submarine Networks World 2015



More than 50% of exhibition booths are filled. Book your stand today!


Get involved as a sponsor


Submarine Networks World is the best opportunity to showcase your solutions, generate leads,
profile your brand and develop key relationships in the subsea communications industry.
You need to be seen at this industry gatheing.

Have a look at the brochure to find out how you can get involved.


Highest attendance in 17 years!

Held in October 2014, the event attracted 300 subsea communications stakeholders
who convened from around the world.

  • 140 organisations from 45 countries

  • 70% were CxOs, Presidents, VPs, MDs, Directors

  • 45% were cable owners, operators and carriers

  • 60+ expert speakers

  • 18 sponsors and exhibitors

  • 15% were regulators, investors, legal and consulting firms


Speakers Faculty in 2014


Mohamad Izani Karim, Chairman, Bay of Bengal Gateway Management Committee

Steve Alexander, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Ciena

Omar Hasan Alzaabi, Vice President, Products & Capacity Management, Carrier and Wholesale Services, Etisalat

Bertrand Guiot, Head of Global Infrastructure and Projects, Australia, Natixis

Yves Ruggeri, Director, Network Strategy and Submarine Systems, Orange; Chairman, Africa Coast to Europe (ACE)

Marc Halbfinger, Chief Executive Officer, PCCW Global

Linette Lee, Chairperson, SEA-ME-WE 5 Management Committee

Mohamed Nasr, Director, International Affairs, Telecom Egypt & Co-Chairman of Investment and Agreement Subcommittee, AAE-1

Iwan B. Saputra, Vice President, Project & Consultancy,
PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia International

Tony Frisch, Senior Vice President, Repeaters and Branching Unit, Xtera Communications



Do you have a case study to share? Join us as a speaker in 2015.




"Good level of attendance, right mix of session and networking times, right mix between operators and suppliers, excellent organisation."

Xtera Communications


Past Attendees Include



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