STF Events and InterGlobix announce Media Partnership in support of SubOptic2019

10th April 2019
New Orleans, LA


InterGlobix will be speaking at SubOptic Association’s flagship conference SubOptic 2019 on the topic of Convergence of Subsea Fiber, Terrestrial Fiber and Data Centers.

10th April 2019, New Orleans, LA – STF Events, a full-service meeting and event management company servicing corporations and associations and InterGlobix LLC, a global solutions company focused on the convergence of datacenters, terrestrial fiber and subsea fiber announced today a Media Partnership in support of the SubOptic2019 conference. STF Events is the Events Manager of the SubOptic2019 conference.

Both, STF Events and InterGlobix are members of SubOptic Association, the subsea industry’s leading global trade organization. SubOptic Association has long been active in the international undersea communications industry and is best known for the triennial conference it organizes, widely considered to be the global summit of the submarine cable community.

The SubOptic 2019 conference is the tenth in the industry defining submarine telecoms conference series. Themed To the Beach and Beyond – Rethinking Global Networks, the conference is the premier industry event for companies in the subsea cable industry and will attract upwards of 900 subsea fiber-optic cable professionals to New Orleans, LA (USA) on April 8-11, 2019.

InterGlobix President, Vinay Nagpal will be presenting on the topic of “Convergence of Subsea Fiber, Terrestrial Fiber & Data Centers Leading to the Continental Edge & Subsea Colocation” on April 10th 2:00 pm to 3:30pm under “Networks of the Future”. Additionally, Vinay Nagpal will be leading a roundtable discussion on April 10th 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm on the topic of “Convergence of Datacenters, Subsea Fiber and Terrestrial Fiber”. Vinay Nagpal has joined the “Professional Opportunities / Diversity / Inclusion” Working Group.

As part of the Media Partnership, InterGlobix Magazine will editorially support the SubOptic2019 conference in its upcoming second edition in May 2019. The premier publication has rapidly become a favorite of various industry professionals globally across the datacenter and connectivity industry.

“We are delighted to partner with InterGlobix for SubOptic2019, the Subsea industry’s defining event. STF Events and InterGlobix have very complimentary services and skill-set and we see this as the starting of a long-term relationship with the InterGlobix team. Recently launched InterGlobix Magazine has carved out a niche for itself with its captivating content and helps you connect with the people of the industry”, said Wayne Nielsen, Managing Director of STF Events.

“InterGlobix Magazine is proud to be part of this industry-leading event. We look forward to featuring the event and carrying the stories in our upcoming edition as SubOptic2019 is not only a unique educational event for the subsea industry but it also acts as a catalyst for the the growth of the industry.”, said Jasmine Bedi, Founder and Editor-in-Chief of InterGlobix Magazine.

“We welcome partnerships of our members in support of SubOptic2019 conference. SubOptic Association has over 60 companies in the subsea cable industry and supporting industries that make up the association. We encourage participation and have recently established two new Working Groups for members to be part of”, said Yves Ruggeri, President of the SubOptic Executive Committee.

About STF Events

STF Events is a subsidiary of Submarine Telecoms Forum, Inc. and manages the organization and staging of conferences and events, addressing all aspects of the effort at expert levels while maintaining an atmosphere that respects the opinions of all involved parties. We are a full-service meeting and event management company servicing corporations and associations. Our knowledge of the industry and our network of contacts allow us to act as a resource on a national and international basis. We are active members of Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) and International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE).

About InterGlobix

InterGlobix LLC ( is a global solutions company focused on the convergence of datacenters, terrestrial and subsea fiber. InterGlobix offers strategic business consulting and marketing solutions for datacenter and the connectivity industry worldwide. InterGlobix also owns InterGlobix Magazine, industry’s first and only global magazine of its kind focused on Datacenters, Connectivity, Luxury and Lifestyle. (

About SubOptic 2019 and SubOptic Association:

SubOptic 2019 ( will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA on 8-11 April 2019 and is the longest running and most comprehensive conference series in the world for the submarine fiber industry. SubOptic ( is a non-profit international body active in the undersea communications industry and best known for the conference it organizes widely considered to be the global summit of the submarine cable community.