2018 Speakers



Dag Aanensen, CTO, NO-UK Com AS, United States

Dag Aanensen at Submarine Networks World 2018

Paul Abfalter, Director of OTT & Emerging Markets, Telstra Global, Hong Kong

Paul Abfalter at Submarine Networks World 2018

Mehmet Akcin, Founder & CEO, Kapany Networks Inc, United States

Steve Alexander, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Ciena Ltd, United States

Nigel Bayliff, CEO, Aqua Comms Ltd, Ireland

Natasha Beschorner, Senior ICT Policy Specialist, The World Bank, Singapore

Sibesh Bhattacharya, Senior Infrastructure Specialist – ICT, Pacific Department, Asian Development Bank, Philippines

Sibesh Bhattacharya at Submarine Networks World 2018

Panagiota Bosdogianni, Director of Technology, OTEGlobe, Greece

Kent Bressie, Partner and Head of International Practice, Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis LLP, United States

Byron Clatterbuck, Chief Executive Officer, SEACOM Ltd, South Africa

Mike Constable, Chief Executive Officer, Huawei Marine Networks, Singapore

Erick Contag, Chief Executive Officer, GlobeNet, United States

Erick Contag at Submarine Networks World 2018

Fabrice Coquio, Managing Director, France, Interxion, France

Olivier Courtois, Director of Product Strategy and Management, Alcatel Submarine Networks, France

Olivier Courtois at Submarine Networks World 2018

Dave Crowley, Chief Technical Advisor, Microsoft, United States

Mike Cunningham, Chief Executive Officer, Crosslake Fibre, Ireland

Mike Cunningham at Submarine Networks World 2018

Emmanuel Delanoue, Chief Executive Officer, Samoa Submarine Cable Company, Singapore

Jas Dhooper, Vice President, Service Delivery, Huawei Marine Networks, China

Philippe Dumont, CEO, Eulalink, Spain

Philippe Dumont at Submarine Networks World 2018

Graham Evans, Chairman, International Cable Protection Committee and Managing Director, Global Submarine Cable Business, EGS Survey Group, Australia

Terence Fong, Partner, ERM, Hong Kong

Kazuo Fujii, Manager, Global Service Development Dept, Softbank, Japan

Paul Gabla, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, Alcatel Submarine Networks, France

Remi Galasso, CEO, Hawaiki Cable, New Zealand

Bertrand Guiot, Head of Global Infrastructure and Projects, Asia Pacific, Natixis, Hong Kong

Eran Haggiag, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman, Clear, Israel

Nanang Hendarno, Chief Technology Officer, PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia International - Telin, Indonesia

Masato Hoshino, Vice President, Head of Operation & Technology, Asia, Colt Technology Services, Japan

Nigel Irvine, Director of Permitting, Deep Blue Cable, Saint Lucia

Arunachalam Kandasamy, Founder and CEO, IOX Cable, Mauritius

Johnny Kho, Associate Director, Cyber Security, Singtel, Singapore

Sam Kwok, Director, International Cable Network Development, Tata Communications, Hong Kong

Brian Lavallée, Senior Director, Portfolio Solutions, Ciena, Canada

Brett Lay, Chief Financial Officer, RTI Connectivity, United States

Linette Lee, Director, Submarine Cable Investment, Singtel, Singapore

Linette Lee at Submarine Networks World 2018

Joseph Lim, Chief Executive Officer, Super SEA Cable Networks, Singapore

Joseph Lim at Submarine Networks World 2018

Arlene Mae Jallorina, Vice President, Sourcing and Int'l Facilities Investments, Enterprise Group, Globe Telecom, Philippines

Alan Mauldin, Research Director, TeleGeography, United States

Paul Mccann, Managing Director, McCann Consulting International, Australia

Hugh Mcgarry, Chief Executive Officer, Garnet Consulting, Australia

Jon Mcguire, SVP, RTI Connectivity, United States

Jon Mcguire at Submarine Networks World 2018

Artur Mendes, Chief Commercial Officer, Angola Cables, Angola

Tony Mosley, Director of Business Development, Ocean Specialists Inc., Guam

Mohamed Nasr, AVP - EMEA Cable Development, PCCW Global, United Arab Emirates

Bruce Neilson-Watts, Managing Director, Telecoms, Global Marine Systems Ltd, United Kingdom

Andrew Oon, Business Development Director, Svc Providers & Interconnection, APAC, Equinix, Hong Kong

Carl Osborne, Associate Vice President, International Network Development, Tata Communications, United Kingdom

Andy Palmer-Felgate, Submarine Cable Engineer, Facebook, United Kingdom

Winston Qiu, Senior Vice President, Pacific Light Data Communications, Hong Kong

Todd Rahimi, Founder/Director, Lambda Consulting, Hong Kong

Tv Chalapathi Rao, SVP and Chief Technology Officer, Tata Communications Transformation Services, India

Michael Rieger, Vice President, TE SubCom, United States

Michael Ruddy, Director of International Research, Terabit Consulting Inc., United States

Yves Ruggeri, President of SubOptic Executive Committee & CEO, RGConsulting, France

Yves Ruggeri at Submarine Networks World 2018

Larry Schwartz, Chief Executive Officer, Seaborn Networks, United States

Stephen Scott, Chief Executive Officer, Deep Blue Cable, Saint Lucia

Sameer Sharma, Senior Advisor, International Telecommunication Union, Thailand

Keith Shaw, Vice President Business Development EMEA, Equinix, Netherlands

Thomas Soerensen, Managing Director, Oceania and Global Maintenance Strategy, TE SubCom, Denmark

Elaine Stafford, Managing Partner, DRG Undersea Consulting, United States

Tim Stuch, Global Optical Architect, Facebook, United States

Xiaohua Sun, Senior Director of PEACE cable system and Deputy General Manager, Hengtong Marine Cable Systems, China

Elias Tahchi, Senior Project Manager, EGS Survey Group, United Kingdom

Jean-Sébastien Tassé, Product Manager, EXFO, Canada

Rosalind Thomas, MD, South Atlantic Express SA (Pty) Ltd, South Africa

Hiromitsu Todokoro, Senior Advisor, Submarine Cable Planning, KDDI Corporation, Japan

Pierre Tremblay, Technical Programme Manager, Facebook, United States

Carlos Trujillo, Chief Operations Officer, SubPartners, Australia

Carlos Trujillo at Submarine Networks World 2018

Michel Vergnes, Executive Vice President, Orange Marine, France

Christian Von Der Ropp, Director, Terrestrial Networks, A Human Right, United States

Alasdair Wilkie, Chief Technology Officer, Deep Blue Cable, Saint Lucia

Dave Willoughby, Managing Director, Ocean Specialists Inc, United States

Ryan Wopschall, Director - Networks, Pioneer Consulting, United States

Yanmin Xiao, Senior Project Manager, Global Business Department, China Unicom, China

Yanmin Xiao at Submarine Networks World 2018

Peter Zwinkels, VP Global Sales, Subsea, Infinera Corporation, Netherlands


Follow us on




Sign Up for Event Updates