All Program Participants

All Program Participants

  • Najam Ahmad

    Vice-President, Network Engineering, Facebook, USA

  • Miki Akiyama

    Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies, Graduate School of Health Management, Graduate School of Media and Governance , Keio University, Japan

  • Vikas Arora

    CTO, EXFO, Canada

  • Jonathan Atkin

    Managing Director, RBC Capital Markets, LLC, USA

  • John Baker

    SVP, Business Development—C-RAN, Mavenir, USA

  • Nigel Bayliff

    CEO, Aqua Comms Management Ltd, Ireland

  • Peristera (Betty) Baziana

    Dr.-Ing. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Greece

  • Fernando Beltrán

    Associate Professor, Department of Information systems and Operations, and Co-director, DECIDE, University of Auckland, Australia

  • Sean Bergin

    President & Co-founder, APTelecom, Cambodia

  • Pierre-Jean Beylier

    CEO, SpeedCast, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Sibesh Bhattacharya

    Senior Infrastructure Specialist-ICT, Asian Development Bank, Philippines

  • Martijn Blanken

    Group Managing Director and Chief Customer Officer, Telstra Enterprise, Australia

  • Erik Bohlin

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

  • Debra Brask

    VP, Project and Program Management, TE SubCom, USA

  • Kent Bressie

    Partner and Head, International Practice, Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis, LLP, USA

  • Sagi Brody

    CTO, Webair, USA

  • Lionel Carter

    Professor, Antarctic Research Center, Victoria University, New Zealand

  • Dan Caruso

    Chairman & CEO, Zayo, USA

  • Vinton Cerf

    VP & Chief Internet Evangelist, Google, USA

  • Narinder Chhibber

    Secretary General, Pacific Telecommunications Council, India Foundation, India

  • Abhijit Chitambar

    Principal Product & Technology Manager, Infinera, USA

  • Ajay Chitkara

    Director & CEO, Global Voice & Data, Bharti Airtel, India

  • Sureel Choksi

    President and CEO, Vantage Data Centers, USA

  • Stuart Daughtridge

    VP, Advanced Technology, Kratos Technology and Training Solutions, Kratos , USA

  • Chris Downie

    CEO, Peak 10 + ViaWest, USA

  • Andrew Dugan

    CTO, Level 3 Communications, USA

  • Amr Eid

    CEO, Gulf Bridge International (GBI) Inc., United Arab Emirates

  • Mohamed El-Moghazi

    Studies Director, National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA) of Egypt, Egypt

  • Graham Evans

    Managing Director, Global Subsea Cable Business, EGS Survey Group, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Bill Fathers

    Senior Operating Partner, Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners, USA

  • Clifford Federspiel

    Founder, President & CTO, Vigilent, USA

  • Peter Feldman

    CEO & Principal, DataGryd Data Centers, LLC, USA

  • Elizabeth Fife

    Associate Professor, Technical Communications, and EWP, Viterbi School of Engineering, University of Southern California, USA

  • Michelle Finneran Dennedy

    VP & Chief Privacy Officer, Cisco, USA

  • João Pedro Flecha de Lima

    CEO, EllaLink, Brazil

  • Robert Frieden

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

  • Jezzibell Gilmore

    SVP, Business Development, PacketFabric, USA

  • Kristina Gjerde

    Senior High Seas Policy Advisor, Global Marine and Polar Programme, International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), and Adjunct Professor, Middlebury Institute of International Studies, Monterey, Canada

  • Kalpak Gude

    President, Dynamic Spectrum Alliance (DSA), USA

  • Eric Gutshall

    Founder & CEO, Global Head, Asset & Capacity Sales, United Undersea Cable, USA

  • Marc Halbfinger

    CEO, PCCW Global, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Steve Helvie

    VP, Channel, Open Compute Project (OCP), Hong Kong SAR China

  • John Hibbard

    CEO, Hibbard Consulting Pty Ltd, Australia

  • Christina Higa

    Associate Director, Telecommunications and Social Informatics Research Program, and Co-director, Pacific Basin Telehealth Resource Center, Social Science Research Institute (SSRI), University of Hawai’i, USA

  • Stephen Ho

    CEO, CITIC Telecom International CPC Limited, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Vincent Hoang

    Chief Information Security Officer, Office of Enterprise Technology Services, State of Hawaiʻi, USA

  • Heather Hudson

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

  • Toshiya Jitsuzumi

    Professor, Policy Studies, Chuo University, Japan

  • Jukka-Pekka Joensuu

    Executive Advisor, Cinia Group Oy, Finland

  • Andrew Jordan

    Executive Director, President & CEO, AsiaSat, Hong Kong SAR China

  • Scott Jordan

    Professor, Computer Science, University of California, Irvine, USA

  • Karthik Kailasam

    Solutions Architect, Global Solutions, Vertiv, USA

  • Gary Kim

    Founder, Spectrum Futures

  • Nir Kshetri

    Professor, University of North Carolina-Greensboro, and Research Fellow, Kobe University, USA

  • Chad Lamb

    Chief Systems Architect, XKL, LLC, USA

  • Brian Lavallée

    Senior Director, Portfolio Solutions, Ciena, Canada

  • Phill Lawson-Shanks

    Chief Architect & VP, Innovation, EdgeConneX, USA

  • Conan Lee

    Managing Director, Jones Lang LaSalle, USA

  • Wing Lee

    CEO, YTL Communications, Malaysia

  • Timothy Logue

    Senior Director, Sales and Business Development, Thales Alenia Space, USA

  • Richard Lukaj

    Senior Managing Director, Bank Street Group, USA

  • Paul McCann

    Managing Director, McCann Consulting International, Australia

  • Pascal Menezes

    CTO, Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF), USA

  • Michael Miranda

    Assistant Professor, Information Security , University of Hawaiʻi - West Oʻahu, USA

  • David Morris

    Associate, Yamamoto Caliboso, LLLC, USA

  • Ichiya Nakamura

    Professor, Graduate School of Media Design, Keio University, Japan

  • Bruce Neilson-Watts

    Managing Director, Telecoms, Global Marine, United Kingdom

  • Wayne Nielsen

    Managing Director, WFN Strategies, USA

  • Gina Nomellini

    Managing Director, Global Subsea Cable Business, EGS Survey Group, USA

  • Frank Orlowski

    VP, Corporate Development, DE-CIX International Corporation, USA

  • Andy Palmer-Felgate

    Submarine Cable Engineer, Facebook, United Kingdom

  • Tricia Paoletta

    Partner, Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis LLP, USA

  • Inyoung Park

    Graduate Student, Department of Interaction Science, Sung Kyun Kwan University, Republic of Korea

  • Christian Patouraux

    Founder & CEO, Kacific Broadband Satellites, Singapore

  • Coby Qiu

    VP, and President, Tencent, and Tencent Cloud, Peoples Rep. of China

  • Anthony Rossabi

    Executive Vice President & Chief Revenue Officer, TierPoint, USA

  • Luis Salaveria

    Director, Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism, State of Hawaii, USA

  • Emil Sayegh

    CEO & President, Hostway, USA

  • Chris Sharp

    CTO, Digital Realty, USA

  • Keith Shaw

    VP, Business Development EMEA, Equinix, Netherlands

  • Tetsuya Shoji

    President & CEO, NTT Communications, Japan

  • Gary Smith

    President & CEO, Ciena, USA

  • Steve Smith

    CEO & President, Equinix, USA

  • Andy Stewart

    Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer, TierPoint, USA

  • Minoru Sugaya

    Visiting Professor, Department of Management, Hakuoh University, Japan

  • Jerzy Szlosarek

    CEO & Co-founder, Epsilon Telecommunications, USA

  • Fernando Travieso

    Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Interaction Science, Sung Kyun Kwan University, Republic of Korea

  • Jack Waters

    CTO & President, Fiber Solutions, Zayo, USA

  • Joe Weinman

    Author, Cloudonomics and Digital Disciplines, USA

  • Jason Whalley

    Professor, Digital Economy, Newcastle Business of School, Northumbria University, United Kingdom

  • Alasdair Wilkie

    CTO, Deep Blue Cable, Santa Lucia

  • Nami Yonetani

    Researcher, Foundation for Multimedia Communications, Japan

  • Chip Yorkgitis

    Partner, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, USA

  • Moinul Zaber

    Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, Bangladesh

  • Joe Zhu

    Founder / CEO, Zenlayer Inc., USA

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