PTC’11: Connecting Life 24/7
will examine how telecom is changed and challenged by always-connected users with new requirements and preferences, the transformation of the value chain, changing regulatory concerns, and new demands for high-performance infrastructure.
PTC’11 Program Highlights Monday, 17 January 2011
Carrier Transformation Ihab Tarazi, VP, Global Network Planning, Verizon, USA Joe Weinman, Communications, Media, and Entertainment, Hewlett-Packard (HP), USA A Conversation with… Vincent Paquet, Product Manager, Google Voice, Google, Inc., USA A Conversation with… Mark Dankberg, CEO & Chairman, ViaSat, Inc., USA Data Centers Jarrett Appleby, CMO, Equinix, USA A Conversation with… Scott Puopolo, VP, Global Service Provider Practice, Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG), Cisco, USA Mobile Impacts Vivek Jhamb, CEO – Carrier Business, Vodafone, India Suresh Sidhu, Chief Officer, Enterprise & Global, Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka Shaping the Telecommunications Future: National Broadband Policies Blair Levin, Communications & Society Fellow, Aspen Institute, USA Masaaki Sakamaki, President, MCS Advisory LLC, Japan Hongren Zhou, Executive Vice Chairman, Advisory Committee for State Informatization, People’s Republic of China
Featured Session 1: Wholesale Featured Session 2: Satellite Broadband: The Asian Perspective Marc Halbfinger, CEO, PCCW Global, Hong Kong SAR, China Adrian Ballintine, CEO, NewSat, Australia Stephen Ho, CEO, CPCNet, Hong Kong SAR, China Nongluck Phinainitisart, President, Thaicom, Thailand Will Hughs, President & CEO, Telstra International – Americas, USA Mark Rigolle, CEO, O3b, USA Neil Montefiore, CEO, StarHub Ltd., Singapore William Wade, CEO, AsiaSat, Hong Kong SAR, China Tuesday, 18 January 2011
Green Telecoms David Suzuki, Co-Founder, David Suzuki Foundation, Canada Challenges for Fixed Network Service Providers Barry Tishgart, VP & GM, Wholesale, Comcast, USA Broadband Developments Graham Mitchell, CEO, Crown Fibre Holdings Ltd., New Zealand David Storrie, CEO, Nucleus Connect, Singapore Content Providers / Network Requirements Vijay Gill, Senior Manager, Architecture and Engineering, Google, Inc., USA Reza Hajebi, Head, Infrastructure Technologies and Strategies Group, Yahoo!, USA Dan Williams, Network Engineering Manager, Facebook, USA International Providers Bill Barney, CEO, Pacnet, Hong Kong SAR, China Virat Patel, Managing Director, Venture Consulting, Singapore Enterprise Services Drew Kelton, President, Enterprise Services, Bharti Airtel Ltd., India Diarmid Massey, VP, Carrier Services-Global Markets, Cable&Wireless Worldwide, Singapore Video and Gaming: Just Entertainment… Or Serious Business? Helmut Angst, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Deutsche Telekom North America, USA Erick Contag, COO, GlobeNet, USA Justin McAleer, Director, Strategy and Business Development, TeliaSonera International Carrier, Sweden Mark Taylor, VP, Product Delivery and Strategy, Content Markets, Level 3 Communications, USA
Featured Session 3: Emerging Economies/New Players’ Market Featured Session 4: Submarine Cable Developments in the Pacific Chris Wood, CEO, WIOCC, Kenya Kent Bressie, Partner, Wiltshire & Grannis LLP, USA More participants to be announced…. Bruce Howe, Professor, University of Hawai’i, Manoa, USA Michael Rieger, VP, Tyco Electronics SubSea Communications LLC, USA Mark Rushworth, CEO, Pacific Fibre, New Zealand Wednesday, 19 January 2011
Future of the Internet Blair Levin, Communications & Society Fellow, Aspen Institute, USA Robert Pepper, VP, Global Technology Policy, Cisco, USA Craig Walker, Entrepreneur in Residence, Google Ventures, USA