The EPIC Members VIP Party is held in conjunction with the ECOC Exhibition and the ECOC Conference. “The European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) is the largest conference on optical communication in Europe and one of the largest and most prestigious events in this field worldwide.” Dr. Bruno Jacobfeuerborn, CTO Deutsche Telekom AG, and President of the VDE
19:00 Welcome Drinks
19:30 Dinner Buffet
20:30 Keynote Speaker: Hans-Juergen Schmidtke, Director of Engineering, Facebook
21:00-23:00 Party and Entertainment
ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Hans-Juergen Schmidtke is Director of Engineering in Facebook’s Infrastructure Foundation team based in Menlo Park, CA. In previous roles at Juniper Networks Hans-Juergen Schmidtke was VP of Product Management in the CTO office, VP of Advanced Technologies, and Chief Architect for Converged Core. In these roles he was responsible for the architecture of SDN, data center, access, core, edge solution, and WLAN. Before joining Juniper he was Head of the Fixed Network Operator Business in North America for Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) that is now part of Nokia. Over the years at NSN and Siemens Communications, he has held positions in product management and general management in both Germany and the US. He worked on various aspects of optical physics and communications technology from advanced research, to product development, to real-world large-scale deployments.
REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED: The event is free of charge but on invitation to EPIC members and their VIP customers. There will be +100 people representing 80 companies from 20 countries (max 2 participants per company, executive-level). The event is free as part of your EPIC membership benefits. Not sure if your company is member? Check on EPIC Membership Directory
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