All Program Participants

All Program Participants

  • Paul Abfalter

    General Counsel, Telstra International Group (TIG), Hong Kong SAR China

  • Akihito Akutsu

    Executive Research Engineer, 4K/8K HEVC, NTT Media Intelligence Laboratories, Japan

  • Steve Alexander

    SVP & CTO, Ciena, USA

  • Colin Anderson

    Director, Marketing, Submarine Networks, Ciena, Australia

  • Vikas Arora

    CTO, EXFO, Canada

  • Jonathan Atkin

    Managing Director, RBC Capital Markets Corporation, USA

  • Francis Audet

    Advisor, CTO Office, EXFO, Australia

  • Mark Ayers

    Director, RF Satellite Engineering, GCI, USA

  • Bruce Baikie

    Executive Director, Inveneo, USA

  • David Bair

    President & CEO, Eutelsat, USA

  • Stuart Barnes

    General Manager, Submarine, Xtera Communications, Inc., United Kingdom

  • Randall Barney

    Membership Director, World Teleport Association (WTA)

  • William Barney

    CEO, Global Cloud Xchange, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Mark Bass

    Partner, Bell Labs Advisory Services and, Senior Director, Alcatel-Lucent , USA

  • Christopher Baugh

    President, Northern Sky Research (NSR), United Kingdom

  • Stephan Beckert

    VP, Strategy, TeleGeography, USA

  • Shishir Belbase

    Head, Communication and Networks Unit, Asian Development Bank (ADB), Philippines

  • Eric Bender

    SVP, Wilcon, USA

  • Sean Bergin

    Co-founder and President, APTelecom, Thailand

  • Natasha Beschorner

    Senior ICT Policy Specialist, World Bank, Singapore

  • Martijn Blanken

    Chief Customer Officer, Telstra, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Erik Bohlin

    Professor, Division of Technology & Society, Department of Technology Management & Economics, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

  • Ron Box

    Regulator, Telecommunications and Radiocommunications Regulator (TRR), Vanuatu

  • Hugh Bradlow

    Chief Scientist, Telstra, Australia

  • Kent Bressie

    Partner, Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis LLP, USA

  • Jacques Breton

    Director, Commerical & SVP, Sales & Customers, Arianespace, Inc., France

  • F. Barry Brown

    Professor, Emeritus College of Education, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

  • David Bruner

    VP, Panasonic Avionics, USA

  • Ross Buntrock

    Partner, Arnall Golden Gregory LLP, USA

  • Richard Carden

    SVP, Global Sales, Speedcast, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Nigel Cassimire

    Consulting Telecommunications Specialist, Caribbean Telecommunications Union, Trinidad & Tobago

  • Anthony Christie

    CMO, Level 3, USA

  • Mark Chun

    Director, Center for Applied Research and Associate Professor, Information Systems, Graziadio School of Business and Management, Pepperdine University, USA

  • Robert Cleave

    VP, New Business and Advanced Programs, Lockheed Martin Commercial Space, USA

  • Peter Coffee

    VP, Strategic Research, Salesforce, USA

  • Steve Collar

    CEO, O3b, Netherlands

  • Peter Colvin

    Director, Humanitarian Assistance & Human Security Programs, Pacific Disaster Center, USA

  • David Conrad

    CTO, Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

  • Michael Constable

    CEO, Huawei Marine Networks, Peoples Rep. of China

  • Robert Crinks

    President, 89Degree Networks, LLC, USA

  • John Curran

    President and CEO, American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)

  • Mark Dankberg

    Chairman, Viasat, USA

  • Jack Deasy

    Director, Government Solutions, O3b Networks, USA

  • Donnie DeFreitas

    ICT Regulatory Consultant, Office of the Regulator, Samoa

  • Charles DeRoller

    Director, International Sales, Marketing, REDCOM Laboratories, USA

  • Victor Dibia

    Doctoral Researcher, Department of Information Systems, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Alan DiCicco

    Director, Network Solutions Marketing, Calix, USA

  • Xue (Snow) Dong

    Doctoral Student, College of Communications, Pennsylvania State University, USA

  • Christopher Downie

    CEO, Telx, USA

  • Frederic Dufal

    VP, Marketing Strategy and Development, Orange, France

  • Ben Edmond

    Chief Revenue Officer, Global Capacity, USA

  • Telofi Enosa

    CEO, Teletok, Tokelau

  • Mark Enright

    Managing Director, Customer Solutions, TE Subcom, USA

  • Jim Fagan

    President, Managed Services, Pacnet, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Clifford Federspiel

    Founder, President & CTO, Vigilent, USA

  • Elizabeth Fife

    Associate Director of Industry Studies, Center for Technology Management, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, USA

  • Kisione Finau

    Director, ICT, University of the South Pacific, Fiji

  • John Finney

    Chief Commercial Officer, O3b Networks, USA

  • Ivan Fong

    President, PITA, Fiji

  • Rob Frieden

    Pioneers Chair & Professor of Telecommunications and Law, Pennsylvania State University, USA

  • Glen Gerhard

    VP, Product Management, Sansay, USA

  • Eric Gillenwater

    Business Head - US and Europe, Bharti Airtel Limited, USA

  • Tara Giunta

    Partner, Paul Hastings LLP, USA

  • Kevin Glavin

    Technical Director, CTO Office & Steel Head Engineering, Riverbed, USA

  • Steve Goeringer

    Director, Special Projects, Polar Star Consulting, LLC, USA

  • Hugh Goldstein

    VP, Strategic Alliances, Voxbone, USA

  • Charla Griffy-Brown

    Professor, Graziadio School of Business, Pepperdine University, USA

  • Klaus Gueldenpfennig

    Founder & Chair, REDCOM, USA

  • Andrew Haire

    Chairman and Founder, AJH Communications, LLC, USA

  • Samer Halawi

    CEO, Thuraya, United Arab Emirates

  • Eric Handa

    CEO, APTelecom, USA

  • Gary Hatch

    President, ATCi, USA

  • John Hibbard

    CEO, Hibbard Consulting Pty Ltd, Australia

  • Christina Higa

    Director, Pan-Pacific Education and Communication Experiments by Satellite, University of Hawaii, USA

  • Fukumi Higashihira

    Research Assistant and Doctoral Student, Keio University, Japan

  • Jonathan Hjembo

    Senior Analyst, TeleGeography, USA

  • Stephen Ho

    Chair, PTC Board of Governors and, CEO, CITIC Telecom CPC, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Tim Horan

    Managing Director, Oppenheimer & Co., USA

  • Bob Horton

    Consultant, Horton Consulting, Australia

  • Laura Hosman

    Assistant Professor, California Polytechnic State University, USA

  • Heather Hudson

    Professor, Communications Policy, Institute of Social and Economic Research, University of Alaska, Anchorage, USA

  • Erwin Hudson

    Program Manager, ViaSat, Inc., Australia

  • Mark Hukill

    Principal Consultant, Asia-Pacific Electronic Media Communications, LLC , USA

  • Toru Imai

    Head, Planning & Coordination Division, NHK Science & Technology Research Laboratories, Japan

  • Yuji Inoue

    Chairman, Toyota InfoTechnology Center, Japan

  • Susan Irwin

    Head, US Office, Euroconsult, USA

  • Yurie Ito

    Director, Global Coordination Division, Japan Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Center, Japan

  • Peter Jackson

    CEO, PJSquare Ltd, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Davender Jain

    Executive Director, Eze Solutions Pty Ltd, Australia

  • Sung Wook Ji

    Assistant Professor, Department of Radio, Television, and Digital Media, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, USA

  • Hisakazu Katoh

    Deputy Head, Media Planning Bureau, NHK, Japan

  • Robert Keys

    CTO, BTI Systems, Canada

  • Junghwan Kim

    Manager, NAVER, Republic of Korea

  • Gary Kim

    Editor, IP Carrier and Carrier Evolution

  • Jonathan King

    VP, Cloud Strategy & Business Development, CenturyLink Technology Solutions, USA

  • James Kramer

    VP, Sales, Marketing and Communications, International Launch Services (ILS), USA

  • Erik Kreifeldt

    Senior Analyst, TeleGeography, USA

  • Nir Kshetri

    Professor, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, USA

  • Nathan Kundtz

    President & Interim CEO, Kymeta Corporation, USA

  • Adi Kusma

    President Director, Biznet Networks, Indonesia

  • Andrew Kwok

    President, International Mobile/Fixed and Carrier Business, Hutchison Global Communications Limited, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Patrick Lanthier

    eCLIC Founder & Chair, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

  • Gregory Larosiliere

    Ph.D. Candidate, Information Systems, Baylor University, USA

  • David Lassner

    President, University of Hawaii, USA

  • Brian Lavallée

    Director, Solutions & Technology Management, Ciena, Canada

  • S. Jay Lawrence

    CEO, NexxCom Wireless, USA

  • Raynald Leconte

    CEO, Orange Marine, Orange, France

  • Chris Liou

    Fellow and VP, Network Strategy, Infinera, USA

  • Bernard Logan

    Business Development Director, Mertech Marine Ltd, South Africa

  • Andy Lumsden

    CTO, Pacnet Global (HK) Limited, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Michael Lynch

    VP, Solutions Management Lab, SAP Visual Enterprise, New Zealand

  • Wen Ma

    Student, University of Michigan, USA

  • Barry Matsumori

    SVP, Commercial Sales & Business Development, SpaceX, USA

  • Alan Mauldin

    Research Director, TeleGeography, USA

  • Paul McCann

    Managing Director, McCann Consulting International, Australia

  • Theodore McFarland

    Regional VP, Business Development, Orbital, USA

  • Hugh McGarry

    Principal, Garnet Consulting Pty, Ltd, Australia

  • Ron McKenzie

    SVP, Shaw Business, Canada

  • Christian Michaud

    SVP, Product & Business Strategy, Tata Commmunications, Canada

  • Kiyoshi Mori

    Director General, International Affairs, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC), Japan

  • Frederick Morris

    VP, Product Marketing, Comtech EF Data, USA

  • Robert Morse

    CEO, Strattam Capital, USA

  • Larry Moskowitz

    Principal Technical Consulting Engineer, Undersea Cable Operations and Maintenance, AT&T, USA

  • Daryl Mossman

    VP, Sales & Marketing, Space Systems/Loral (SSL), USA

  • Keiya Motohashi

    Head, Executive Office & Senior Strategist, UHDTV & Smart TV Services, NexTV Forum Japan, Japan

  • Joshua Motta

    CSO & Head, Special Projects, CloudFlare, USA

  • Jun Murai

    Dean and Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies, Keio University, Japan

  • Masao Nito

    Director of the Board and Senior EVP, SkyPerfect JSAT, Japan

  • Diego Paldao

    VP, Europe & Americas, NewSat, USA

  • Kate Panayotou

    Principal Scientist - Coastal and Maritime, GHD, Australia

  • Chandra Pandey

    Founder & CEO, SecEon Networks, USA

  • Patricia Paoletta

    Partner, Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis LLP, USA

  • Eun-A Park

    Assistant Professor, Department of Communication, Film and Media Studies, University of New Haven, USA

  • Anisi Penitusi

    COO, Tuvalu Telecommunications Corporation, Tuvalu

  • Robert Pepper

    VP, Global Technology Policy, Cisco, USA

  • Jim Poole

    VP, Global Service Provider, Vertical Marketing, Equinix, USA

  • Robert Potter

    CTO, SAT Corporation, USA

  • Shivnesh Prasad

    Director, Communications, Department of Communications, Government of Fiji, Fiji

  • Jacques-Samuel Prolon

    General Manager, Kacific Broadband Satellites, Singapore

  • Nils Puhlmann

    Co-founder, Cloud Security Alliance, USA

  • Rozaimy Rahman

    EVP, Global & Wholesale, Telekom Malaysia, Malaysia

  • Jagadish Rao

    Chairman, Worldwide Jurors, Intelligent Community Forum

  • Vinay Rathore

    Senior Director Solutions Marketing, Infinera, USA

  • Wonkyung Rhee

    Ph.D. Candidate, Graduate School of Global Information and Telecommunication Studies, Waseda University, Japan

  • Michael Rieger

    VP, Sales & Business Development, TE SubCom, USA

  • Matt Rizzetta

    CEO, N6A PR Firm on behalf of APTelecom

  • Niall Robinson

    VP PLM, Packet Optical Solutions, ADVA Optical Networking, USA

  • William Ruh

    VP, Global Software Center, GE, USA

  • Jason Rupe

    Director, Operational Modeling (DOM), Polar Star Consulting, LLC, USA

  • Min Ho Ryu

    Internet Research Team Leader, Naver Open Research Infonet (NORI), NAVER Corporation, Republic of Korea

  • Masaaki Sakamaki

    Co-chair, PTC'15 Program Committee and, Board of Directors, DOCOMO CS, Inc., Japan

  • Paul Salevski

    Commander, US Navy, J65 - Cyber Strategy, Plans, Policy & Exercises Division, U.S. Pacific Command (USPCOM), USA

  • Rangu Salgame

    CEO, Growth Ventures & Service Provider Group, Tata Communications, USA

  • John Sarkis

    General Manager, Co-location & Connectivity, Digital Realty, USA

  • David Sawcer

    Professor, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, USA

  • Keith Schofield

    Director, Submarine Networks, Pioneer Consulting, United Kingdom

  • Muhammad Rashid Shafi

    Senior EVP, Multinet Pakistan Private Limited, Pakistan

  • Seymour Shapiro

    Consultant, USA

  • Sobee Shinohara

    Doctoral Student, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, University of Tokyo, Japan

  • Jill Singer

    Partner, Deep Water Point, and Former CIO, NRO, USA

  • Jae Chul Sir

    Senior Fellow, Korean Internet & Security Agency (KISA), Republic of Korea

  • Sherrese Smith

    Partner, Paul Hastings LLP, USA

  • Stephen Smith

    CEO & President, Equinix, USA

  • Daniel Smith

    Lecturer, University of Hawaii, Manoa and, Manager, Systems Engineering, Hawaiian Airlines, USA

  • Steven Smith

    Associate VP, IT Technology & Deputy CIO, University of Hawaii, USA

  • Mark Spiwak

    President, Boeing Satellite Systems International, Inc., Boeing, USA

  • Elaine Stafford

    Managing Partner, The David Ross Group (DRG), USA

  • Nicole Starosielski

    Assistant Professor, Media, Culture and Communication, New York University, USA

  • Tim Stronge

    VP, Research, TeleGeography, USA

  • Minoru Sugaya

    Professor, Keio University, Japan

  • John Sweeting

    Senior Director, Network Architecture & Engineering, Time Warner Cable, USA

  • Jerzy Szlosarek

    COO, Epsilon, Singapore

  • Manjula Talreja

    VP, Global Cloud Practice, Cisco Consulting Services, Cisco, USA

  • Salanieta Tamanikaiwaimaro

    Manager, Japan Pacific ICT Centre, University of the South Pacific, Fiji

  • Lan Tang

    Deputy Director, Institute of Information and Social Development Studies, China Institute of Contemporary International Relations (CICIR), Peoples Rep. of China

  • Gerard Tellis

    Professor, Neely Chair & Center Director, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California (USC), USA

  • Dave Temkin

    Director, Network Architecture and Strategy, Netflix, USA

  • Mark Thiele

    EVP, Data Center Technology, Switch, USA

  • Tyler Tokunaga

    Undergraduate Student, Marshall School of Business and Dornsife School of Letters, Arts and Sciences, University of Southern California, USA

  • Teannaki Tongaua

    CEO, Telecom Services Kiribati, Ltd, Republic of Kiribati

  • Lew Toulmin

    Senior Advisor in ICTs and E-GOV, Prime Minister's Office, Vanuatu

  • Motohiro Tsuchiya

    Professor, Keio University, and Visiting Scholar, East-West Center, Japan

  • Dean Veverka

    Director, Network & VP, Operations, Southern Cross Cable Network, Australia

  • Noriko Wakihama

    Anchor, Yomiuri Telecasting Corporation, Japan

  • Jack Waters

    CTO, Level 3, USA

  • Wayne Wauford

    Director, Technical Marketing, Infinera, USA

  • Doug Webster

    VP, Service Provider Marketing, Cisco, USA

  • Jethro Webston

    Network Manager, eGov Network, Office of the Government Chief Information Officer , Vanuatu

  • Joe Weinman

    Author, Cloudonomics

  • Jordan Weinstock

    Director, Consulting, Open Revolution, USA

  • Steve West

    CTO & Co-Founder, Cyan, USA

  • Brian Whiteside

    President, VDOS, LLC, USA

  • Doug Wiest

    EVP, EdgeConneX, USA

  • Paul Wilson

    Director General, Asia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC)

  • Jenifer Winter

    Associate Professor, University of Hawaii, Manoa, USA

  • Charles Wong

    Chairman & CEO, CMMB Vision Holdings Ltd., Hong Kong SAR China

  • Jeffrey Yan

    Director, Technology Policy, Microsoft Corporation, Singapore

  • Sheng Yeo

    Co-Founder and CEO, OrionVM, USA

  • Zungkon Yim

    Deputy Director, Mobile/DTV Research Team Company, Korean Broadcasting System (KBS), Technical Research Institute, Republic of Korea

  • Garret Yoshimi

    VP for IT and CIO, University of Hawaii, USA

  • Edward Young

    Regional Deputy Director, National Weather Service Pacific Region (NOAA), USA

  • John Yung

    CEO, Appcara, USA

  • Moinul Zaber

    Associate Researcher, LIRNEasia, Sri Lanka

  • Xiao Zhang

    Director, Information Resources Division, Bureau of Information Development, Cyberspace Administration of China, Peoples Rep. of China

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