Pacific Telecommunications Council

Program Participants


First Name Last Name Title Company Country
Anver Anderson VP, Asia Newtec Singapore
David Anderson Chairman, North America Zone Cableship Maintenance Agreement (NAZ) & Mutual Assistance Agreement for Pacific and Indian Ocean (PIOCMA) AT&T USA
Arzoo Atiq Ph.D. Student University of Auckland New Zealand
Jonathan Atkin Managing Director RBC Capital Markets USA
Mark Ayers RF Engineering Manager GCI Communications Corporation USA
Bruce Baikie Senior Director, Broadband Initiatives Inveneo USA
Adrian Ballintine CEO NewSat Australia
Jean-Robert Barallon Managing Partner & VP, Sales & Marketing Hawaii Pacific Teleport USA
Christopher Baugh President Northern Sky Research (NSR) USA
Nigel Bayliff CEO Huawei Marine Networks Co., Ltd. People's Republic of China
Fiona Beck President & CEO Southern Cross Cables Limited USA
Stephan Beckert VP, Strategy TeleGeography USA
Shishir Belbase Head, Communication and Network Unit Asian Development Bank (ADB) Philippines
Nathan Bell Director, Portfolio & Marketing Telstra Global Singapore
David Bernstein VP, Cloudscaling and Senior Scientist, United States Information Technology Lab/NIST Cloud Computing Project USA
Brian Beutler CEO & Co-founder Alianza USA
Sanjeev (Sonny) Bhagowalia CIO, Office of Information Management and Technology (OIMT) State of Hawaii USA
Steve Birnbaum Chair, Humanitarian Assistance & Disaster Response Programs Global VSAT Forum (GVF)
Andrew Blum Author Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet
Zach Boeckman Sales Manager, High Capacity Networks Fujitsu Network Communications USA
Erik Bohlin Professor, Department of Technology Management & Economics International Telecommunications Society, Chalmers University of Technology Sweden
Jason Brandman VP, Business Development FirstCarbon Solutions USA
Yijing Brentano VP, International Wholesale & Business Development Sprint USA
Kent Bressie Partner & Head, International Practice Wiltshire & Grannis LLP USA
Jacques Breton SVP, Sales & Customers Arianespace, Inc. France
David Bukovsky VP, Products BroadSoft USA
Todd Bundy Director, Global Alliances ADVA Optical Networking USA
Martin Capurro VP, Product Management, Development & Marketing Savvis, a CenturyLink Company USA
Tony Chan Editor at large CommsDay
Vinit Chand Group Financial Controller Telecom Fiji Limited Fiji
Ricky Chau VP, Asia Pacific Sales Level 3 Communications Hong Kong SAR, China
Chi Hua Chen Ph.D. Student, Institute of Information Management National Chiao Tung University Chinese Taipei
Mark Chun Director, Center for Applied Research and Associate Professor, Information Systems Graziadio School of Business and Management Pepperdine University USA
Randall Cieslak CIO Camp Smith, U.S. Pacific Command USA
Joseph Clark Visiting Research Associate, College of Information Science and Technology University of Nebraska, Omaha USA
James Coble Managing Director, Global Maintenance Solutions TE SubCom USA
Peter Coffee VP & Head, Platform Research salesforce.com USA
Martin Coleman Director, Colem & ColemSpice and Executive Director, Satellite Interference Reduction Group (sIRG) UK
Steve Collar CEO O3b Networks Netherlands
Erick Contag COO GlobeNet USA
Michael Costin GM, Submarine Cables & Leased Capacity Telstra Global Australia
David Coughlan President & CEO TE SubCom USA
Robert Crinks President Polar Star Consulting LLC USA
John Curran President & CEO ARIN USA
Mark Dankberg Chairman of the Board & CEO ViaSat, Inc. USA
Stuart Daughtridge VP, Advance Technology Kratos-Integral Systems USA
Nathan de Ruiter Senior Consultant Euroconsult USA, Inc. USA
Jean Devos Senior Advisor AQEST France
Simon Dodsworth Director, GBET and VP & Head, Trading and Mobile Sales, TeliaSonera International Carrier Sweden
Rodrigo Donazzolo Head, IP Interoperability, Global Telecom Markets Asia Pacific BT Japan
Brent Duncan VP, Sales and Marketing, Global IP Network NTT Communications USA
Ben Edmond Chief Revenue Officer Global Capacity USA
Richard Elliott Managing Director Apollo Submarine Cable Systems Ltd UK
Minoru Etoh Director, NTT DOCOMO R&D Strategy Dept. and SVP DOCOMO Japan
Norman Fekrat Industry Consultant Advisory Board Member USA
Herve Fevrier EVP & COO Xtera Communications, Inc. USA
Elizabeth Fife Senior Lecturer & Associate Director, Industry Studies, Institute for Communication Technology Management University of Southern California USA
Rob Frieden Pioneers Chair & Professor, Telecommunications and Law Pennsylvania State University USA
Arnold Friedman SVP, Marketing & Sales Space Systems Loral USA
Yoshiharu Fujita Senior Researcher, Institute for Information and Communications Policy Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications Japan
John Garrett President, Carrier Services Pacnet Global (HK) Limited Singapore
Alan Gatlin Regional Manager Firetide USA
Emanuele Giovannetti Professor, Economics, Institute for International Management Practice Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge UK
Tara Giunta Partner Paul Hastings LLP USA
David Glickman Chairman & Founder Ultra Mobile USA
Scott Griffin Technical Director, Multinational Communications Interoperability Program (MCIP) U.S. Pacific Command, Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii USA
Martin Griss Director, Disaster Management Initiative & Director, Silicon Valley Campus, Carnegie Mellon University USA
Nico Grove Assistant Professor, Infrastructure Economics and Management Bauhaus-Universitat Weimar Germany
Steve Grubb Fellow Infinera USA
Klaus Gueldenpfennig Chairman REDCOM USA
Robin Häberle Ph.D. Candidate Bauhaus-Universität Weimar Germany
Victor Haddad VP, Global Carrier Solutions Tata Communications USA
Michael Haley Distinguished Engineer, Strategy & Cloud Infrastructure IBM USA
Dawn Harms VP, Sales, Marketing & Communications International Launch Services (ILS) USA
Gary Hatch President & CEO ATCi USA
Muhammad Aslam Hayat Director Pacific ICT Regulator Resource Centre Fiji
John Hibbard CEO Hibbard Consulting Australia
Christina Higa Director, Telecommunications and Information Policy Group University of Hawaii, Manoa USA
Paul Holthus Executive Director World Ocean Council (WOC)
Laura Hosman Assistant Professor, Social Science Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) USA
Heather Hudson Professor & Director, Institute of Social and Economic Research University of Alaska, Anchorage USA
Christian Illmer Senior Director, Enterprise Application & Solution Management ADVA Optical Networking USA
Susan Irwin President Euroconsult USA, Inc. USA
Masayuki Ishikawa Member of the Board of Directors & GM, Corporate Strategy Department mmbi, Inc. Japan
Jodi Ito Information Security Officer, Information Technology Services University of Hawaii, Manoa USA
Peter Jackson CEO PJSquare Ltd Hong Kong SAR, China
Krishna Jayakar Associate Professor, College of Communications Pennsylvania State University USA
Rakhi Jindal Senior Associate, Technology Media Telecom Practice Group Nishith Desai Associates India
David Joerres Lt. Col, US Air Force & Branch Chief Multinational Communications Engagement United States Pacific Command (USPACOM) USA
Malcolm Johnson Director, Telecommunication Standardization Bureau ITU Switzerland
Eric Jones Managing Director, New Zealand and Pacific Islands Operations INMARSAT New Zealand Ltd New Zealand
Gwangjae Jung Post-doctoral Research Fellow Singapore Management University (SMU) Singapore
Doug Junkins CTO NTT America USA
Eddie Kato CEO Thales Alenia Space North America, Inc. USA
Glenn Katz CEO Spacenet Inc. USA
Thomas Keenan Professor, Faculty of Environmental Design & Adjunct Professor, Computer Science, University of Calgary Canada
Tim Kersnick Managing Partner Comet Networks USA
Elizabeth Kerton President Telecom Council of Silicon Valley
Derek Kerton Principal Analyst The Kerton Group USA
Howard Kidorf Managing Partner Pioneer Consulting USA
Gary Kim Editor IP Carrier
Tim King Senior Director, Product Management, Global Submarine Network Level 3 Communications UK
Ronnie Klingner President, Voice Services PCCW Global Limited USA
Satish Krishnan Ph.D. Student National University of Singapore (NUS) Singapore
John Krzywicki Partner Analysys Mason USA
Nir Kshetri Research Fellow, Research Institute for Economics & Business Administration, Kobe University and Associate Professor, University of North Carolina, Greensboro USA
Andrew Kwok President, International Business Hutchison Global Communications Limited (HGC) Hong Kong SAR, China
Jacky Kwok Chief Commercial Officer CITIC Telecom International Limited Hong Kong SAR, China
Emily Lam Bilingual/ELL /Literacy Specialist Pacific Resources for Education and Learning (PREL)
Tomas Lamanauskas ICT Policy & Regulatory Advisor Independent Consultant Lithuania
Chad Lamb Director, Engineering XKL, LLC USA
Martin Laney Director, Business Development Calix USA
Dieter Lange Partner, Deloitte Consulting and Visiting Professor, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge UK
Pat Lanthier Chairman, eCLIC, CMUSV, Principal, RIVERA/LANTHIER and Advisor, US PACOM USA
James Larson Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Science and Technology Policy Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) Republic of Korea
David Lassner VP, Information Technology & CIO University of Hawaii, Manoa USA
Brian Lavallee Director, Global Networks Ciena Canada
Ju Young Lee Ph.D. Student Pennsylvania State University USA
Sang Yup Lee Ph.D. Candidate & Research Assistant, Quello Center for Telecommunication Management and Law Michigan State University USA
Hui Fei Lin Assistant Professor National Chiao Tung University Chinese Taipei
Chris Liou VP, Network Strategy Infinera USA
Chun Liu Associate Professor, School of Economics and Management Southwest Jiaotong University People's Republic of China
Tim Logue Senior Director, Sales & Marketing, Telecommunications Thales Alenia Space North America USA
Isabelle Lorin de Reure VP, Marketing and Strategy, International Carriers Orange France
Don MacNeil Chief Marketing Officer XO Communications USA
Gary Madden Professor Curtin University Australia
Holger Magnussen SVP, International Carrier Sales & Solutions (ICSS) Deutsche Telekom AG Germany
Imran Malik Regional VP, Middle East and Asia-Pacific O3b Networks Singapore
Robert Maloney Chairman & CEO Pacific Data Systems USA
Larry Martinez Professor, Political Science California State University, Long Beach USA
Barry Matsumori VP, Commercial Sales & Business Development SpaceX USA
Paul McCann Managing Director McCann Consulting Australia
Ted McFarland VP Orbital Sciences Corporation USA
Miao Miao Assistant Professor, School of Economics and Management, Southwest Jiaotong University and Visiting Scholar, College of Communication, Pennsylvania State University USA
Christian Michaud SVP, Product and Business Strategy Tata Communications Canada
Catherine Middleton Research Chair & Professor, School of Information Technology Management Ryerson University Canada
Richard Misech GM Palau National Communications Corporation Republic of Palau
Steve Morehouse Senior Director, Marine Cable & Network Equipment Maintenance Tata Communications (America) Inc. USA
Margaret Morosi Head, Global Services, International Wholesale Division Deutsche Telekom, International Carrier Sales & Solutions (ICSS) Germany
Frederick Morris VP, Global Sales Engineering Comtech EF Data USA
Ahsun Murad President & CEO Optimal Satcom, Inc. USA
Jun Murai Dean & Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies Keio University Japan
Yutaka Nagai SEVP SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation Japan
Toru Nakaya Director General Institute for Information and Communications Policy, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications Japan
Joel Ogren Senior Member of the Professional Staff Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory USA
Diego Paldao Senior Director, Americas NewSat America, Inc. USA
Dara Panahy Partner Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy USA
Chandra Pandey VP, Platform Solutions BTI Systems USA
Patricia Paoletta Partner Wiltshire Grannis LLP USA
Vincent Paquet VP, Product Management UberConference USA
Jaemin Park Professor, Business Management & Graduate Program Director, The W.F. Miller School of Technology Management, Konkuk University Republic of Korea
Eun-A Park Assistant Professor University of New Haven USA
Ivo Pascucci Sales Director, Americas TeliaSonera International Carrier USA
Robert Pepper VP, Global Technology Policy Cisco USA
Francis Pereira Adjunct Professor, Information and Operations Management, Marshall School of Business University of Southern California USA
Nongluck Phinainitisart Chief Commercial Officer THAICOM Public Company Limited Thailand
Jim Poole General Manager, Global Networks & Mobility Equinix USA
Robert Potter President SAT Corp USA
Wolf Pueschner Executive Consultant Telecommunication Germany
Duncan Puller VP, Cloud Services Sidera Networks USA
Charles Punaha CEO National Information and Communications Technology Authority, PNG Papa New Guinea
Daniel Quandt GM IntelePeer USA
Rozaimy Rahman EVP, Global Division Telekom Malaysia Berhad TM Malaysia
Nakul Rege Chief Marketing Officer Bankai International Pvt. Ltd. USA
Gil Riddall Director, Product Management Amdocs Canada
Michael Rouleau SVP, Business Development & Strategy tw telecom USA
Masaaki Sakamaki Executive Advisor NEC Fielding Japan
Rohan Samarajiva CEO LIRNEasia Fiji
Maui Sanford Consultant MS Consulting Tahiti Tahiti
Mohamed Saro Director, International Customers & Networks Telecom Egypt Egypt
Paul Savill SVP, Global Core Product Management Level 3 Communications USA
David Sawcer Assistant Professor, Clinical Medicine & Director, Translational Research, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California USA
Howard Schmidt Former Special Assistant to the President and Cybersecurity Coordinator White House USA
Keith Schofield Managing Consultant and Director, Submarine Networks Pioneer Consulting UK
David Schropfer Partner & Head, Mobile Commerce The Luciano Group USA
Robert Schult Director, Research TeleGeography USA
Rashid Shafi SEVP & Chief Strategy Officer Multinet Pakistan Private Limited Pakistan
Richard Shockey Chairman, Board of Directors SIP Forum
Yoong Hing Siew Deputy GM Brunei International Gateway (BIG) Brunei
Mark Simpson CEO SEACOM Mauritius
Braham Singh VP & Senior Advisor Hutchison Global Communications Limited (HGC) USA
Suraj Singh Thapa Deputy Manager Nepal Telecom Nepal
Bevan Slattery CEO & SubPartners NEXTDC Limited Australia
Megan Smith VP, Google[x] Google USA
Thomas Soerensen Director, Marine Maintenance Services Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks Denmark
Phillip Spector EVP, Business Development & General Counsel Intelsat USA
Glenn Stern VP, Government Solutions Calient Technologies USA
Tim Stronge VP, Research TeleGeography USA
Minoru Sugaya Professor, Media Policy and Economics Keio University Japan
Kara Swisher Co-Executive Editor All Things Digital, The Wall Street Journal
Sunil Tagare CEO BuySellBandwidth, Inc. USA
Yoshihisa Takada Associate Professor, Institute for Media and Communications Research Keio University Japan
Tian Seng Tan Director, Capacity Management & Business Development, Satellite Singapore Telecommunications Limited (Singtel) Singapore
Andrew Taylor CEO Pactel International Pty Ltd Australia
Glen Tindall VP, Sales, Asia-Pacific SES Singapore
Barry Tishgart VP & Head of Wholesale Network Services Comcast Cable USA
Roger Tong VP, Engineering and Operations Asia Satellite Telecommunications Co. Ltd. Hong Kong SAR, China
Don Troshynski VP, Solution Architecture Acme Packet USA
Motohiro Tsuchiya Professor, Graduate School of Media and Governance Keio University Japan
Lew Tucker VP & CTO, Cloud Computing Cisco USA
Jojo Uligan Executive Director CCAP Philippines
Rakesh Upadhyay Chairman & Managing Director BSNL India
Filifotu Vaai Director, Marketing & Retail BlueSky Communications American Samoa
Edwin van Ierland Global Sales Officer iBasis USA
Raju Vegesna Chairman & Managing Director Sify Technologies Limited India
Sione Veikoso VP, PITA and Manager, Engineering, Tonga Communications Corporation Tonga
Hannu Verkasalo Chairman Radar Capital USA
William Wade President & CEO Asia Satellite Telecommunications Hong Kong SAR, China
John Walters Business Director, Maintenance Global Marine Systems Ltd. (GSML) Singapore
Andy Warner Manager, Access Team Google Singapore
Jack Waters CTO Level 3 Communications USA
Joe Weinman SVP, Cloud Services and Strategy Telx USA
Steve West CTO Cyan USA
Paul Wilson Director General APNIC
Daniel Wilt Group Supervisor Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory USA
Jenifer Winter Assistant Professor, School of Communications University of Hawaii, Manoa USA
Stephen Yablonski SVP & CTO Globecomm USA
Benjamin Yeo Assistant Professor Chapman University USA
Nami Yonetani Graduate Student, Graduate School of Media and Governance Keio University Japan
Edward Young Director NOAA/ National Weather Service Pacific Region USA
Louis Zacharilla Director, Development, World Teleport Association (WTA) and Co-founder, Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)
Philipp Zimmermann Director Deloitte Consulting Germany
Joseph Ziskin VP, Corporate Strategy IBM USA

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