AON Tech Summit

Americas 2019

September 17-18, 2019
Hilton Anaheim
Anaheim, California

Tuesday, September 17

7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Written exams

8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Registration

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PLENARY

9:00 AM – 9:10 AM

Welcome & Introduction

Kevin Drury

9:10 AM – 9:40 AM

Optical networking – The North American landscape

Russ Esmacher

9:40 AM – 10:20 AM

Nokia Optical Networking – A Strategic Vision

Kyle Hollasch

10:20 AM – 10:50 AM

Coffee Break & Exhibitions

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PLENARY

10:50 AM – 11:30 AM

From 5G to 400G – Developments and Trends in Optical Networking

Scott Wilkinson (Cignal AI)

11:30 AM – 12:05 PM

Nokia WaveFabric Elements – Electro-Optics and Subsystems Leadership

Marco Bertolini

12:05 PM – 12:20 PM

Shaping Your Future – The Nokia Optical Networking Certification Program

Karyn Lennon 

12:20 PM – 1:50 PM

Lunch & Exhibitions

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PLENARY

1:50 PM – 2:20 PM

Nokia’s Connected Optical Ecosystem for Value Creation

Robert Marson

2:20 PM – 2:55 PM

Practical Application of Fronthaul Solutions 

Mark Loarie (Sprint) 

2:55 PM – 3:25 PM

Coffee Break & Exhibitions

3:25 PM – 4:00 PM

Panel Discussion: Operators’ Perspectives on Changing Network Architectures 

Saurabh Patil (Cox Communications), Glen Grochowski (Windstream Communications), Scott Wilkinson (Cignal AI), Russ Esmacher (Nokia)

4:00 PM – 4:40 PM

Optical Networks in 2025 – A Bell Labs View

Peter Winzer

4:40 PM – 4:50 PM

Breakout / Day 2 Preview

Kevin Drury

4:50 PM – 5:00 PM

Day 1 Wrap-up

Russ Esmacher

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Networking Reception & Exhibition

Wednesday, September 18

7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Written exams

8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Registration

9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Exhibitions

Enabling Next-Generation Network Architectures


9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Evolution of Cable Access Networks to Deep Fiber & DAA

Allan Rush

Network Automation Life Cycle  “Killer Apps”


9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Network Automation Life Cycle IP/Optical Killer Apps – Part#1 – Planning

Mike Soulakis

Mobile and Metro Networking for the 5G Era


9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Optical Anyhaul for 5G and Timing Sensitive Networking 

Dave Guitierrez

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

Coffee Break

Enabling Next-Generation Network Architectures


10:45 AM – 12:15 PM

How Spectral Sharing Expands Operators’ Access to Terrestrial and Subsea Network Capacity

Philip Pilgrim

Network Automation Life Cycle “Killer Apps”


10:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Network Automation Life Cycle IP/Optical Killer Apps – Part#2 – Fulfillment

Mike Soulakis

Mobile and Metro Networking for the 5G Era


10:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Monetizing Transport Networks with Packet-Optical Solutions

Samrat Sood

12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Lunch

Enabling Next-Generation Network Architectures


1:15 PM – 2:45 PM

Wavelength Routing and Line System Evolution: De-Aggregation vs. Intergration 

Marco Bertolini

Network Automation Life Cycle  “Killer Apps”


1:15 PM – 2:45 PM

Network Automation Life Cycle IP/Optical “Killer Apps” – Part#3 – Measuring 

Mike Soulakis 

Mission Critical Networks for Enterprise and Public Sector


1:15 PM – 2:45 PM

Enterprise Private Optical Networks & Business Driven Bandwidth: A Perfect Fit

Chris Janson & Jean-Paul Faure

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM

Coffee Break

Enabling Next-Generation Network Architectures


3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Extending Nokia’s Coherent Optics Leadership: Roadmap to Terabits and Pluggable Transceivers

Oriol Bertran Pardo 

Network Automation Life Cycle  “Killer Apps”


3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Network Automation Life Cycle IP/Optical “Killer Apps” – Part#4 – Learning 

Mike Soulakis

Misssion Critical Networks for Enterprise and Public Sector


3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Keeping the Enterprise Safe from Quantum Computer Attack

Chris Janson & Richard DiPasquale

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