Wednesday is the final day of PTC’18 and the keynote sessions will be jam-packed with exciting panels and innovative presenters. Read through this brief blog in order to find out what you can expect from Wednesday’s keynotes and don’t forget to mark your calendar!
The first keynote of the day kicks off at 10.30 and is a panel moderated by Richard Lukaj, Bank Street Group Senior Managing Director. The panel–featuring Bill Fathers, Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners Senior Operating Partner; Jeffrey Ferry, Goldman Sachs Specialty Lending Group Director; and Jonathan Schildkraut, CyrusOne EVP & Chief Strategy Officer–is titled “Strategic M&A and Capital Markets Prospects for Communications Infrastructure & Services Operators” and will provide valuable insights regarding financing.
The second keynote begins at 11.00 and will focus on the many ways that the industry is rapidly and dramatically changing. Gary Kim, Spectrum Futures Founder, will lead a discussion featuring Dean Bubley, Founder, Disruptive Analysis, and Connie Wightman, CEO & Chairman of Interserra Consulting Group, Inc. “Waves of the Future” will ask what you need to know now in order to survive the huge changes that are coming.
The third keynote of the day and final Highlighter presentation of PTC’18 will be given by Internet pioneer and current VP & Chief Internet Evangelist at Google, Vinton Cerf. His presentation “The Last 40, the Next 40 – Internet’s Arc” will examine the incredible growth of the Internet in the last 40 years and ask the question, “What’s next?” For all attendees, this keynote presentation will be a can’t-miss occasion.