Pacific Telecommunications Council

Program Participants


First Name Last Name Title Company Country
Stephen Alexander EVP & CTO Ciena USA
Brandon Amber Managing Director Palladium Partners Hong Kong SAR, China
Tomonori Aoyama Professor Keio University Japan
Laura Elizabeth Armey Assistant Professor Naval Postgraduate School USA
Jonathan Atkin Managing Director RBC Capital Markets USA
Gint Atkinson VP, Network Strategy & Architecture KVH Co., Ltd USA
John Auble President DeLorme USA
Bruce Baikie Executive Director Inveneo USA
Stuart Barnes General Manager, Submarine Xtera Communications UK
William Barney CEO Reliance Globalcom Hong Kong SAR, China
Christopher Baugh President Northern Sky Research (NSR) USA
Nigel Bayliff CEO Huawei Marine Networks People’s Republic of China
Stephan Beckert VP, Strategy TeleGeography USA
Shishir Belbase Head, Communication and Network Unit Asian Development Bank Philippines
R. Alex Bergo CEO SIFT Co. USA
David Bernstein Managing Director Cloud Strategy Partners USA
Pierre-Jean Beylier CEO SpeedCast Hong Kong, SAR China
Martijn Blanken President and Managing Director Telstra Global Hong Kong SAR, China
Terry Bleakley Regional VP, Asia-Pacific Sales Intelsat Singapore
Erik Bohlin Professor & Head, Division of Technology and Society Department of Technology Management and Economy, University of Technology Sweden
Robert Bolouri CEO Tonga Cable Ltd Tonga
Ron Box Regulator Telecommunications & Radiocommunications Regulator (TRR) Vanuatu
Alex Braunstein Associate Kearns & West USA
Kent Bressie Partner Wiltshire & Grannis LLP USA
Jacques Breton SVP, Sales & Customers Arianespace France
Paul Brodsky Senior Analyst TeleGeography USA
Jerry Brown Technical Manager, Subsea Ocean Specialists, Inc. Thailand
Robert Brumley Senior Managing Director Pegasus Global Holdings, LLC USA
Todd Bundy Director, Global Alliance Management ADVA Optical Networking USA
Rhett Butler Interim Director, Hawaii Institute for Geophysics and Planetology University of Hawaii USA
James Carlson CEO & President Carlson Wireless USA
Will Charnock VP, Network Engineering and Operations SoftLayer Technologies USA
Doug Chesler President & CEO Leverage Information Systems USA
Narinder Chhibber Secretary General PTC India Foundation India
Mark Chun Associate Professor, Information Systems Division, Graziadio School of Business and Management & Director, Center of Applied Research, Pepperdine University USA
Duncan Clark Chairman BDA China People’s Republic of China
Steve Collar CEO O3b Networks The Netherlands
David Conrad Founder & Director Virtualized USA
Patricia Cooper President Satellite Industry Association
David Coughlan President & CEO TE SubCom USA
Robert “Bert” Crinks President Polar Star Consulting, LLC USA
Elinor May Cruz University Research Associate, Third World Studies Center University of Philippiness Philippiness
John Curran President & CEO American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) USA
Richard Currier SVP, Business Development Space Systems/Loral (SSL) USA
Bing Tian Dai Research Scientist Analytics Research Centre, Singapore Management University (SMU) Singapore
Mark Dankberg Chairman of the Board & CEO ViaSat, Inc. USA
Rishabh Dara Doctoral Student Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad India
Stuart Daughtridge VP, Advanced Technology Kratos-Integral Systems USA
Margaret Dawson VP, Product Marketing & Cloud Evangelist HP Cloud Services USA
Donnie De Freitas Regulator Office of the Regulator Samoa
Jack Deasy Director, Government Business Development O3b Networks USA
Pricilla Demition Chief, Frequency Management Division National Telecommunications Commission of the Philippines Philippines
Steve Diamond Chair IEEE, Cloud Computing Initiative
Xue Dong Doctoral Student, College of Communications Pennsylvania State University USA
Wangay Dorji Director Pacific ICT Regulatory Resource Centre Fiji
Amr Eid COO Gulf Bridge International Qatar
Hossein Eslambolchi Chairman & CEO 2020 Venture Partners USA
Jim Fagan President, Managed Services Pacnet Hong Kong SAR, China
Thomas Fetzer Chair of Public Law, Regulatory and Tax Law University of Mannheim Law School Germany
Elizabeth Fife Senior Lecturer, Viterbi School of Engineering & Researcher, CTM University of Southern California USA
John Finney CCO O3b Networks The Netherlands
Ivan Fong President, Pacific Islands Telecommunications Association (PITA) and General Manager, Amalgamated Telecom Holdings Limited Fiji
Vern Fotheringham Chairman & CEO Kymeta Corporation USA
Leigh Frame COO Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks UK
Michael Frendo SVP, Architecture Infinera USA
Ina Fried Senior Editor, Mobile Re/code
Rob Frieden Pioneers Chair & Professor, Telecommunications Law Pennsylvania State University USA
Fredrik Garneij Senior Specialist Ericsson HQ Sweden
Germain Gaudin Post-doctorate Researcher D&#252sseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) USA
Vijay Gill General Manager, Global Networks Services Microsoft USA
Tara Giunta Partner Paul Hastings, LLP USA
Steven Goeringer Director, Special Projects Polar Star Consulting USA
Hugh Goldstein VP, Strategic Alliances Voxbone USA
Scott Griffin Technical Director, MCIP US Pacom USA
Carl Grivner CEO Pacnet Singapore
Klaus Gueldenpfennig Chairman REDCOM USA
Marc Halbfinger CEO PCCW Global Limited Hong Kong, SAR China
Eric Handa CEO APTelecom USA
John Hane III Counsel Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman USA
Andrew Hankins Head, Global Engineering Telstra Global Hong Kong SAR, China
Dawn Harms VP, Sales, Marketing and Communications International Launch Services (ILS) USA
Chris Harper VP, International Network Services SprintLink (UK) Ltd UK
Eric Harwit Professor University of Hawaii, Manoa USA
Gary Hatch CEO ATCi USA
Faye Henris Managing Director Zimory USA
Tim Hewitt Senior International Legal Counsel KVH Co, Ltd Japan
John Hibbard CEO Hibbard Consulting Pty Ltd Australia
Andrew Higginbotham CTO, Savvis & President savvisdirect USA
Todd Hill Direct, Product Management and Capacity Global Communication Services Business Unit, Panasonic USA
Jeanne Holm Co-Chair, eGovernment Interest Group, W3C and Distinguished Instructor UCLA USA
Paul Holthus Founding CEO & President World Ocean Council
Seunghye Hong Researcher Tokyo Institute of Technology Japan
Timothy Horan MD & Senior Analyst, Communication & Cloud Services Oppenheimer USA
Laura Hosman Assistant Professor, Political Science Illinois Institute of Technology USA
Heather Hudson Professor University of Alaska, Anchorage USA
Jong-Sung Hwang Research Fellow National Information Society Agency (NIA) Republic of Korea
Bob Iannucci Associate Dean, College of Engineering and Director, Carnegie Mellon University, Silicon Valley Campus USA
Susan Irwin Head Euroconsult USA, Inc. USA
Sunil James Lead Product Manager Google Cloud Platform USA
Adam Janota Director, Global Networks Equinix USA
Krishna Jayakar Associate Professor, College of Communications Pennsylvania State University USA
Rizv Juarangpathy Acting Chief Executive Officer Tonga Communications Corporation Tonga
Mark Karol IEEE Fellow & Member, IEEE Cloud Computing Initiative IEEE
Eddie Kato EVP, Global Sales and Marketing Space Partnership International, LLC (SPI) USA
Bum Hoan Kim Dean, Graduate School of International Business & Commerce Paichai University Republic of Korea
Gary Kim Editor IP Carrier and Carrier Evolution
Ken Kiser VP, Global Service Providers Arista Networks USA
Kireeti Kompella CTO, PSD Juniper Networks USA
Andrew Kwok President, International and Carrier Business HGC Hong Kong SAR, China
Jacky Kwok Chief Commercial Officer CITIC Telecom International Holdings Limited Hong Kong, SAR China
Latif Ladid President IPv6 Forum
Martin Laney Director, Solutions Marketing Calix USA
Dieter Lange Partner & Telco Head, Deloitte and Visiting Professor, Birmingham City University Germany
Patrick Lanthier Chairman, eCLIC, CMUSV and Advisor, US PACOM USA
James Larson Visiting Professor Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) Republic of Korea
David Lassner Interim President University of Hawaii USA
Brian Lavall&#233e Director, Product & Technology Marketing Ciena Canada
Simon Lee Managing Director Sapience Capital Partners USA
Sangwon Lee Assistant Professor Kyung Hee University Republic of Korea
Grace Li Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law University of Sydney (UTS) Australia
Chun Liu Associate Professor, School of Economics and Management Southwest Jiaotong University People’s Republic of China
Matthew Lloyd Disaster Communications Manager, International Capacity Building, IT&T Emergency Response Unit New Zealand Red Cross New Zealand
Tim Logue Senior Director, Marketing and Sales Thales Alenia Space North America, Inc. USA
Maribel Lopez Principal & Founder Lopez Research USA
Isabelle Lorin de Reure Director, Marketing Strategy & Development Orange France
Brian Louey-Gung Technical Advisor Pacific ICT Regulatory Resource Centre Fiji
Holger Magnussen SVP, International Carrier Sales & Solutions (ICSS) Deutsche Telekom AG Germany
Jules Maher CEO Telecom Cook Islands Limited Cook Islands
Anuj Malik Manager, Product Marketing Infinera USA
Amandeep Mandhar Senior Product Manager Tech Mahindra Ltd India
Larry Martinez Professor, Department of Political Science California State University USA
Barry Matsumori SVP, Commercial Sales SpaceX USA
Paul McCann Managing Director McCann Consulting International Australia
Aalok Mehta Doctoral Student, Annenberg School of Communication & Journalism Marshall School, University of Southern California USA
Miao Miao Assistant Professor, School of Economics and Management Southwest Jiaotong University People’s Republic of China
Christian Michaud SVP, Product and Business Strategy, Global Voice Solutions Business Unit Tata Communications Canada
Farhaan Mirza PhD Candidate Department of Information Systems and Operations Management, University of Auckland Australia
Kumiko Miyazaki Professor, Strategic Management of Technology Graduate School of Innovation Management, Tokyo Institute of Technology Japan
Roberto Moctezuma Co-founder & Board Member Voxofon USA
Leo Mondale Managing Director, Growth Management and Support Inmarsat Switzerland
Adolfo Montenegro President & CEO, Blue Sky Communications and Chairman/CEO, Blue Sky Samoa American Samoa
Robert Morse Jr. CEO Strattam Capital, LLC USA
Yutaka Nagai Technical Advisor SKY Perfect JSAT Japan
Katsumi Nakata SVP, Global Business NTT Communications Japan
Stephen O’Neill VP, Space and Intelligence Systems Network and Space Systems Boeing Satellite Systems International, Inc. USA
Tim Ogden Director, Federal Programs Arista Networks USA
Sarah Oh Ph.D. Student & Research Fellow, George Mason University and Graduate Research Assistant, Mercatus Center USA
Phillip Olivero CTO Lightower Fiber Networks USA
Diego Paldao VP, Europe & Americas NewSat Limited USA
Mike Palmer VP, Strategic Solutions Verizon Communications USA
Chandra Pandey VP, Platform Solutions BTI Systems USA
Eun A Park Assistant Professor University of New Haven USA
Shin-Yi Peng Commissioner National Communications Commission Chinese Taipei
Robert Pepper VP, Global Technology Policy Cisco USA
Francis Pereira Associate Professor, Clinical Data Sciences and Operations Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California USA
Yanick Pouffary Chief Technology, Network Services, Hewlett-Packard and IPv6 Forum Chairperson, IPv6 Ready Programs France
Shivnesh Prasad Director, Communications, Ministry of Communications and Justice and Acting Chairman, Telecommunications Authority of Fiji Fiji
Wolfram Pueschner Managing Director Pueschner Consulting GmbH USA
Charles S. Punaha CEO National Information and Communications Technology Authority (NICTA), PNG Fiji
Ari Rabban CEO & Co-Founder Phone.com, Inc. USA
Julian Rawle Managing Partner Pioneer Consulting USA
Steve Riley Technical Director, CTO Office Riverbed USA
Ibrahim Kholilul Rohman PhD, Research Fellow European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Prospective Technological Studies Spain
Yves Ruggeri President, SubOptic Executive Committee and Head, Network Strategy & Submarine Systems Department, Orange France
Rohan Samarajiva CEO & Founding Chair LIRNEasia
David Satola Lead Counsel, Finance, Private Sector Development & Infrastructure Legal VP Office, The World Bank USA
Paul Savill SVP, Global Core Product Management Level 3 Communications USA
David Sawcer Professor, Keck School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology University of Southern California USA
Robert Schult Director, Research TeleGeography USA
Soichiro Seki Director-General for International Affairs, ICT Strategy Bureau Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) Japan
Muhammad Rashid Shafi SEVP & Chief Strategy Officer Multinet Pakistan Private Ltd Pakistan
Suraj Shetty VP & GM, Mobility Solutions Cisco Systems, Inc. USA
Kazu Shimura Senior Analyst InfoCom Research Inc. Japan
Johnnie Shubert CEO & Co-Founder Digital Literacy Centres New Zealand
Steve Sims VP, Solutions and Design & Founder, Behavior Lab Badgeville USA
Jesada Sivaraks Secretary to Vice Chairman National Broadcasting & Telecommunications Commission Thailand
Bevan Slattery CEO & Co-Founder SubPartners Australia
Sherrese Smith Partner Paul Hastings, LLP USA
Stephen Smith CEO & President Equinix USA
Scott Sprague CCO NewSat Limited Australia
Chalita Srinuan Lecturer, Administration and Management College King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Thailand
Elaine Stafford VP The David Ross Group (DRG) USA
Howard Stevens SVP & Head, Global Sales SAP Mobile Services UK
Christopher Stott Chairman & CEO ManSat LLC USA
Tim Stronge VP, Research TeleGeography USA
Minoru Sugaya Professor & Vice Director Keio University Japan
Harald A. Summa CEO DE-CIX Management GmbH and eco Germany
Tian Seng Tan Director, Satellite Capacity Management and Business Development SingTel Satellite Singapore
Richard Tanaka Pacific Disaster Advisor Pacific Disaster Center (PDC) USA
Richard Taylor Palmer Chair Professor, Telecommunications Studies Pennsylvania State University USA
Brian Tellam Partner Cornerstone Capital Partners Australia
Bjarni Thorvardarson CEO Hibernia Networks USA
Motoyoshi Tokioka Executive Director, Global Sales and Marketing, Submarine Networks NEC Japan
Asako Toyoda Senior Manager, Global Solution NTT DATA Corporation Japan
Lew Tucker VP & CTO, Cloud Computing Cisco USA
Gopala Tumuluri VP, Cloud and Hosting Solutions Internap USA
Tania Tupou Ambassador Embassy of the Kingdom of Tonga Japan
Martin van der Roest Co-founder, President & CEO Cadence9 USA
David van der Roest Co-founder & VP, Marketing Cadence9 USA
Dean Veverka Director, Network & VP, Operations Southern Cross Cable Network Australia
Jeffrey Voas Computer Scientist National Institute of Standards and Technology USA
Jack Waters CTO Level 3 Communications USA
Leonard Waverman Dean, DeGroote School of Business McMaster University Canada
Joe Weinman SVP, Cloud Services & Strategy Telx USA
Alan Whinery Co-chair, Internet2, IPv6 Working Group & Chinese-American Networking Symposium and Chair, Hawaii IPv6 Task Force USA
Brian Whiteside President Vdos, LLC USA
Stephen Wilcox President & CTO IX Reach Ltd UK
Elton Wilson Owner Aloha Broadband USA
Jenifer Winter Associate Professor, School of Communications University of Hawaii USA
Patrick Wong Managing Director, Asia Pacific Comtech EF Data Corporation USA
Benjamin Yeo Assistant Professor, Agyros School of Business and Economics Chapman University USA
Christopher Yoo John H. Chestnut Professor of Law, Communication, and Computer & Information Science University of Pennsylvania Law School USA
Ed Young Deputy Director National Weather Service Forecast Office/ NOAA USA
Louis Zacharilla Director, World Teleport Association (WTA) and Co-Founder, Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)
Hualian (Happy) Zhang VP, Network Planning and Construction China Telecom Global Limited People’s Republic of China
Joseph Ziskin VP, Corporate Strategy IBM USA

PTC'14 Sponsors


Diamond Sponsor

Tata Communications

Platinum Sponsors


Bharti Airtel Ciena Ciena Equinix O3b

Gold Sponsors

CITIC Telecom InternationalCITIC Telecom International CPC LimitedCenturyLinkChina TelecomChina Unicom AmericasComcast Wholesale ServicesHutchison Global CommunicationsInfineraLevel 3 CommunicationsPCCW GlobalPacnetShaw BusinessTridentVerizon Global Wholesaletw telecom

Silver Sponsors

CoreSiteDeutsche TelekomIEEEIEEEKTPacific Digital Signs

Bronze Sponsors

ATLANTIC-ACMBiznet NetworksBTDBL TelecomMitsubishi ElectricPaul HastingsRedcomSSLSubOpticTelecom Italia SparkleTelusTransaction Network ServicesVodafone