XSite Modular announces that its CEO, Amy Marks, will be a featured speaker at the Pacific Telecommunications Council – From Pipes to Platforms – Conference (PTC’19) taking place January 20-23, at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort in Honolulu, Hawaii.

A featured speaker in multiple sessions, Marks is also available for meetings during the event at the XSite Modular meeting room – Tapa Tower #2155.

PTC’19 Panel / Speaking Details:

Submarine Cable Luncheon: Facing Tomorrow's Submarine Cable Industry Challenges

Sunday, 20 January 2019      

12:15–13:45  

Coral 1 & 2

Session Discussion Topics:

As the undersea network and industry continues to expand, we’re facing many age-old as well as new challenges, in particular to address the explosive demand for international capacity. This session, sponsored by SubOptic Association, will include industry leaders who are working to pave the way to address industry challenges and opportunities, discuss the health of our subsea industry (from marine, via technological advancements, and operations, to business models). The chairpersons of SubOptic’s newest working groups will also talk about their initiatives on open-network technical specification standards, and recruiting/training new and diverse talent to our industry.

Women in Subsea at PTC

Sunday, 20 January 2019      

15:30–16:45              

South Pacific 3

Session Discussion Topics:

Calling all Women and Champions of Women to an open discussion group regarding the new Women in Subsea initiative. We would like to take this opportunity to hear from you about your thoughts on what you would like to gain from this group.

What do you want this group to achieve?

How do you want us to move forward?

What topics are you interested in?

Who in our industry would you want to hear from?

Building the Digital Fabric – Connectivity, Platforms, People

Tuesday, 22 January 2019    

11:10–11:35

Tapa 2

Session Discussion Topics:

What is driving the digital transformation?

What new requirements is this generating for the connectivity world?

How will the digital platform economy impact connectivity?

How should the digital connectivity fabric evolve to address these new requirements?

What will the connectivity fabric of tomorrow look like - who will be part of this ecosystem?

What are the success factors of the connected world of tomorrow?

What types of people can lead this transformation?