Submarine Networks EMEA 2022

WHEN: 17-18 May 2022

WHERE: Business Desgn Centre, London, UK

WHY: Submarine Networks EMEA 2022 included thought-provoking workshops, keynote panels, and presentations, by industry leaders. The conference assisted participants in addressing six essential themes: commercial strategy, installation, maintenance and operations, technological innovations, sustainability, developing markets, and regulation.

Day 1 keynote panel from L-R: Scott Mumford (CEO, Liquid Telecom Satellite Services), Zvika Caspy (EVP Sales Europe, Sparkle), Aurélien Vigano (VP International Transmission Networks, Orange), Gary Waterworth (Network Investment, Meta)
Steve Dawe (Chairman, European Subsea Cables Association)
A packed hall for the opening keynote
Ed McCormack (Industry Consultant, Ciena)
Jayne Stowell (Strategic Negotiator, Google) with Jasmine Bedi (Founder & Editor-in-Chief, IG Magazine)
Anders Ljung (Business Manager of Submarine Cable Solutions, Hexatronic)
L-R: Nigel Byaliff (CEO & Board Director, AquaComms), Mike Hollands (Sr. Director of Market Development, Digital Realty), Jasmine Bedi
Esther Garcés (Chief Executive Officer, IslaLink)
Maja Summers (Senior Business Development Manager of Subsea, Vodafone)
Interxion, A Digital Realty Company team from L-R: James Lockwood, Zainab Shuiab, Danielle Searle, Caroline Puygrenier with Jasmine Bedi
L-R: Thor Johnsen (Head of Digital Infrastructure, Triple Point), Daniel Anderson (VP, Fiera Infrastructure), John Tibbles, (Owner, J.T.I.C), Stuart Blythe (Partner, Baker Botts (UK) LLP)
Thomas Küpper (Policy Officer, European Commission)
L-R: Lynsey Thomas (Director, Subsea Networks Ltd), Katherine Edwards (Senior Manager Subsea Investments, Vodafone), Cynthia Perret (Program Manager of Submarine Cables, Meta)
L-R: Chris Bayly (Chief Commercial Officer, Aqua Comms), Mike Conradi (Partner, DLA Piper), Mike Cunningham (CEO, Crosslake Fibre)
Vinay Nagpal (President, InterGlobix) speaking on the communications hub eco-system panel
Amazing networking opportunities
The Total Telecom team, organisers of Submarine Networks EMEA
Day 2 keynote panel from L-R: Artur Mendes (VP Sales, Angola Cables), Nicolas Vaucois (Network Investment – Backbone EMEA, Meta), Carol Browne (Director – Infrastructure Business Development, Tampnet Carrier), Mike Last (CMO & VP International Business Development, WIOCC)
Michael Clare (ICPC Marine Environmental Advisor & Senior Researcher, National Oceanography Centre)