• Technical Conference:  24 – 28 March 2024
  • Exhibition: 26 – 28 March 2024
  • San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California, USA

MW Panel IV: Performance-Centric Long Haul

Wednesday, 08 March, 14:45 – 16:15

Theater I

Session Description
Performance centric transmission with high baud rates and advanced compensation technologies are focused to minimize cost per bit in metro to long-haul transmission. This panel discusses the state of the art technologies and direction of performance-centric transmission systems with users, system vendors, and key component vendors. 


Kentaro Nakamura, Director of Global Products Planning & Management, Fujitsu, Japan


Ian Betty, Director, Advanced Optics Hardware, Ciena, Canada

David DiGiovanni, CTO, OFS , USA

Anuj Malik, Director, Product Management and Strategy, Acacia Communications Inc., USA

Lynn Nelson, Director, Optical Platform Development, AT&T Labs, USA

Jeff Rahn, Optical Network Engineer, Meta, USA

Muhammad Sarwar, Distinguished Planner, Advanced Technology and ArchitectureFujitsu Network Communications, USA