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Submarine Networks World takes place next month!

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We’re just days away from  the 19th annual Submarine Networks World and preparations are underway for what looks to be our largest edition ever!

With over 70 speakers, more than 30 sponsors and exhibitors and close to 400 attendees already registered, get ready for a time of more networking, insightful presentations and thought-provoking debates as we deliberate the future of the submarine cable industry.

With this year’s theme set as “Global Connectivity’s Next Frontier“, we’re embracing a forward-looking agenda, set to push the industry to reflect, think and create beyond traditional boundaries.

So what can you expect? 

Opening keynote by Parag Khanna, Managing Director of Hybrid Reality and Author of “Connectography: Mapping the Future of Global Civilization”

Hear from leading global strategist and best-selling author Parag Khanna as he shares his vision of a connected global civilisation and the implications that come with it. Drawing from key learnings in his latest book, Parag will discuss issues centered on the future of the Internet and the role it will play in creating a world of global netizens 

Order your copy of Parag’s book today!

A “Who’s Who” lineup of speakers

From Angola Cables to WIOCC, we’ve gathered the industry’s leaders and top minds from all over the world to share their perspective on current issues affecting the industry. Here’s a shortlist of what they’ll be covering:

  • Building cables of the future
  • New issues in industry legislation and regulation – Stay updated on the latest maritime regulation and legislative issues governing our industry, and how this could impact your business
  • Opportunities in the Pacific and African region
  • Planning for your network’s long-term future
  • Maximising the potential of your cable
  • Mapping tomorrow’s data centres

Click here to see our full list of speakers

Maximise your 2-days at Submarine Networks World, or join our site visits and make it three!

Apart from a content-packed programme, we’re launching the first-ever Cable Project Poster Session, where you’ll get to view the latest updates from over 10 ongoing cable projects, and meet with the cable owners personally to find out more!

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For 2016, we’ll have not one but TWO networking cocktails at the end of each conference day. Hosted by China Unicom Global and Supersea Cable respectively, be sure to lock these sessions in your calendar and make use of the time to catch up, mingle and make new acquaintances!

Site Visits to 1-Net North Data Center or ASEAN Cableship (19th October)


To cap off your Submarine Networks World 2016 experience, why not sign up for a post-conference site visit to the brand-new 1-Net North Data Center, or go on board the ASEAN Explorer to learn what happens during a restoration and maintenance operation.

To register for the site visits, contact Regina Koh at


We’re all excited just talking about next month, and iff you have yet to purchase a pass, our final early bird promotion ends on Friday, 30 September. So get moving & book your place here and we look forward to seeing you in Singapore!


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