Sunday, 17 January 2016
Location: Coral 1 & 2
Submarine cables remain critical infrastructure for the modern world. Today, submarine cables carry over 98% of intercontinental data traffic, providing a web of comprehensive connectivity, reliability and redundancy. But the connectivity needs and technology of our world continues to change – our industry is critical to support and drive such global development. PTC’16 will examine cable protection and regulatory development, the latest developments in system design and upgrade, and focus on issues critical to the ongoing success of the Global Submarine Cable industry.
Review and update submarine cable developments over the last twelve months around the globe. Consider what’s new on the legal and regulatory scene – and take a peek into what’s happening in the world of Cable Protection, Marine Support and Operations!
Wayne Nielsen, WFN Strategies LLC
Shota Masuda, NEC
Byron Clatterbuck, SECOM
Joel Ogren, Ocean Networks, Inc.
Cable O&M and Cableship Matters
Dean Veverka, Southern Cross Cable Network
Kent Bressie, Harris, Wilshire, Grannis LLP
"Think SMART": Science Monitoring and Reliable Telecommunications
John Mariano, The David Ross Group, Inc.
Managing Director, McCann Consulting International
Partner, Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis LLP
Hong Kong SAR China
COO & EVP, The David Ross Group, Inc. (DRG)
Senior Manager, Submarine Network Division, NEC Corporation
Managing Director, WFN Strategies, LLC
COO, Ocean Networks, Inc.
Director, Network & VP, Operations, Southern Cross Cable Network