Submarine Networks World Track 2

 

Track 2, Tuesday 17 September 2019

08:50

Organiser's welcome remarks

08:55

Chair's opening remarks

09:00

Building the foundation of a hyperconnected world

Panel discussion
09:20

Opening Keynote Panel: Preparing for the next wave of change in the subsea cable industry

  • As demand for international capacity and new cable builds increases, how can the industry build on a sustainable development-based model to cope with the demand?
  • Emerging markets to watch – Which routes/regions will see an increase in new cable builds and bandwidth consumption?
  • What’s the future of the capacity wholesale business?
  • What is the outlook of the submarine cable industry in the next 5 years?
Mike Constable, Chief Executive Officer, Huawei Marine Networks
10:20

Title Sponsor Presentation

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10:40

Exhibition visit & networking refreshments

Steve Alexander
11:40

Intelligent submarine networks for optimized performance and revenue generation

Dave Welch
12:00

Unlocking subsea capacity: Today and tomorrow

12:20

GLOBAL CABLE PROJECTS SHOWCASE

In quick 10-minute presentations, cable developers will be giving snapshots on the latest and major cable projects impacting the global subsea industry. Join us to hear about the project status, partnership opportunities and future plans.
13:10

Networking Lunch & Cable Project Poster Session

Taking place over lunch,meet with cable owners/developers involved in projects happening across the world who’ll share their latest updates through an information poster and interactive one-to-one dialogue. Don’t miss this chance to have your questions answered!

Security

Track 2
14:45

Building security into network infrastructure

Panel discussion
Track 2
15:00

PANEL: Improving our response to today’s security threats – What can the industry do?

  • Identifying the physical and virtual threats to the security of undersea cables
  • What is at stake? In the event of a security attack, what is the extent of disruption caused and how can it be remediated?
  • How can technology help in improving subsea cable monitoring capabilities?
  • What learnings can be taken from data center security and applied to subsea infrastructure?

Open Networks

Track 2
15:30

Adapting & commissioning procedures for open networks – A supplier’s perspective

Erick Contag
Track 2
15:45

Standardisation of Open Systems

Fredrik Hane
Track 2
16:00

Challenges of contracting, constructing and accepting open networks

Fredrik Hane, Founder, Eastern Light
16:15

Exhibition visit & networking refreshments

Alan Mauldin
17:00

Is Your Planned Submarine Cable Doomed?

This presentation will look at some of the common challenges facing new submarine cable developers including:- What is the addressable market?- Are you connecting the right locations?- Do you understand the competition?- Are you realistic about capacity prices?
Panel discussion
17:20

Keynote Panel: Addressing the talent gap and increasing diversity in the workforce

  • Creating an innovative outreach programs and cultivated talent pipelines
  • Embracing evolving technology and a successful digital transformation strategy to assist with addressing the talent gap
  • How do you attract diverse talent through advancement and promotion of cultural and ethnic equality?
18:00

Networking Cocktail Reception

last published: 23/Aug/19 03:15

Track 2, Wednesday 18 September 2019

08:50

Organiser's welcome remarks

08:55

Chair's opening remarks

Panel discussion
09:00

Keynote Panel: Meeting the demands of next-gen capacity: Gaming, 5G and more

  • How will technology have to be reconfigured or redesigned to accommodate the demands of 5G
  • Are current networks prepared for the foreseeable surge in capacity consumption? Where are the gaps?
  • Deployment of “100G” technology – what is the best approach to increase carrying capacity?
  • Getting consumers onto the 5G bandwagon – VR, cloud gaming and more
Panel discussion
09:40

Keynote Network Design Panel: Mapping the future of global network

  • How are network topologies changing to handle massive-scale and unpredictable traffic demands?
  • Blurring of distinction between terrestrial and undersea networks – what other terrestrial technologies may be adapted for use in a subsea environment
  • What are the key technology differentiators in network architecture? Are they the same for both transoceanic and regional systems?
  • ROADMs & New Modular Schemes – How does this affect commissioning, operation and maintenance?
10:20

Exhibition visit & networking refreshments

Managing & Extending System Lifetime

Track 2
11:20

Operations of a Joint-Build Cable: How OA&M differs from fiber-paid ownership

Track 2
11:40

Disaggregation to increase efficiency of cable capacity

Panel discussion
Track 2
12:00

Upgrades Panel: Maximising the potential of your cable

  • (For Suppliers): What are the latest technology innovation to extend the economical, technical and operational life of systems beyond initial design intentions?
  • (For Cable Owners): What are the critical factors when you’re considering the extension of cable lifespan?
12:40

Networking lunch & exhibition visit

Testing & Measurement

Hicham Maalouf
Track 2
14:00

Undersea Intelligence – Applications of Big Data Analytics & Machine Learning in performance monitoring

Hicham Maalouf
Track 2
14:20

Reduce the outages on subsea networks

Panel discussion
Track 2
14:40

PANEL: Innovation of wet technologies

Marine Installation & Maintenance

Track 2
15:20

Making the business case for ship financing

Track 2
15:40

Enhancing energy efficiency of cable ships

Panel discussion
Track 2
16:00

PANEL: Increasing the diversity of approaches for route planning and cable route engineering

  • Optimisation of cable routes in densely populated landing regions
  • Considerations of topography, problematic areas and natural hazards
  • Establishing close partnership with other seabed users & stakeholders
Ying Chen
16:40

Closing Cocktail Reception. See you in 2020!

Session led by: huawei-marine-networks
last published: 23/Aug/19 03:15

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