SubOptic is an industry-lead and driven association focused on the development and sustainability of the subsea fiber-optic ecosystem. Through its programs addressing workforce and infrastructure development, SubOptic works to effectuate vital advancement, education, and collaboration across the greater global communications infrastructure industry. By creating and driving participation through its working groups, forums, conferences, and educational partnerships, SubOptic delivers critical avenues for the alignment, improvement, and future of the subsea industry. The association’s triennial industry-leading conference features world-class programs providing insights from eminent industry minds. SubOptic 2019 attracted 750 attendees from more than 75 countries and serves as a nexus for subsea fiber-optic cable industry advancement.