PTC ’16 Submarine Cable Workshop: Waves of Change (Session 2)

Following the opening session of PTC '16, "Waves of Change" is refocusing on the growing demand for global connectivity and bandwidth, and the future of the submarine cable industry as systems reach their 25 year shelf life. This session will have five presenters addressing the issues: Neal Bergano, vice president of research and development at [...]

2017-08-30T15:07:53+00:00 January 17th, 2016|Conferences & Associations|

PTC ’16 Submarine Cable Workshop: Waves of Change

Welcome, once again, to the annual gathering of engineers, program managers, executives and the myriad other professionals that comprise the Pacific communications industry — PTC '16.  For the conference's first session, seven submarine fiber industry specialists will be participating in a workshop addressing the state of submarine cable infrastructure and its future. Submarine fiber criss-crosses our world's [...]

2016-01-17T13:55:35+00:00 January 17th, 2016|Conferences & Associations|

WFN Strategies to Present and Exhibit at PTC ‘16

Press Release WFN Strategies will be presenting and exhibiting at the upcoming Pacific Telecommunications Council 2016 conference and exhibition, which will be held in Honolulu, Hawaii from 17 to 20 January. On Sunday of the conference, WFN Strategies Managing Director, Wayne Nielsen, will be presenting alongside a panel of 7 industry experts at the session [...]

2016-01-07T08:12:57+00:00 January 7th, 2016|Conferences & Associations|

Submarine Cables And Deep Seabed Mining: A Successful And Foundational Workshop

Press Release LYMINGTON, United Kingdom—In their inaugural workshop, the International Cable Protection Committee (ICPC) and the International Seabed Authority (ISA) held a joint seminar: “Submarine Cables and Deep Seabed Mining—Advancing Common Interest and Addressing UNCLOS ‘Due Regard’ Obligations” from 10-11 March 2015 in the New York offices of Douglas Burnett, ICPC’s International Cable Legal Advisor. [...]

2015-04-01T11:59:12+00:00 April 1st, 2015|Conferences & Associations|

“Surfacing” at PTC

Tuesday morning at the Subtel Forum booth, Nicole Starosielski joined us to demonstrate her new educational game which highlights the subsea cable networks of the world. In the game, players take the form of a signal which has to reach its designated landing point. While doing this, players have the opportunity to learn history and [...]

2015-01-20T14:56:48+00:00 January 20th, 2015|Conferences & Associations|

Getting Your Money’s Worth: Repurposing and Extending a Cable’s Life

For the second half of the submarine cable workshop Sunday morning, a roundtable is being held examining the various ways companies are extending the life of cables or repurposing them, sponsored by SubOptic. The moderator for the discussion is Elaine Stafford, managing partner of The David Ross Group (DRG), USA. Participating in the roundtable are [...]

2015-01-18T15:41:30+00:00 January 18th, 2015|Conferences & Associations|

Long Live Submarine Cables!: Experts weigh in on industry issues

Welcome back to another Pacific Telecoms Conference and coverage by STF Today!  Before the bulk of the conference even gets started, members of the Submarine Telecoms Industry are coming together for a workshop on all things subsea cable related. Experts from more than 10 different companies will be speaking on topics such as able protection and [...]

2015-01-18T14:01:21+00:00 January 18th, 2015|Conferences & Associations|