FEATURED SPEAKERS

Expo’s Essence: Pat Esser to Pace a Parade of Thought Leaders

Where does the cable telecommunications industry regroup, recalibrate, refocus, and recharge? Each year, that place is SCTE•ISBE Cable-Tec Expo®. Review the roster of leading thinkers who will assemble for Expo 2018, live and in person, in Atlanta. Not just a team. The A team!

General Session Keynote Speaker

Pat Esser
President
Cox Communications

Featured Speakers

Thomas E. Adams
EVP, Field Operations
Charter Communications

Vernice “FlyGirl” Armour
Americaʼs First African American Female Combat Pilot

Todd Barber
Sales Director
CallMiner

Chris Bastian
SVP, Engineering/CTO
SCTE•ISBE

Jeff Baumgartner
Senior Editor
Light Reading

Nomi Bergman
SEO
Advance/Newhouse

Shirley Bloomfield
Chief Executive Officer
NTCA – The Rural Broadband Association

Maria Brennan
President and CEO
Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT)

Jessica Briskin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Bloomsburg University

Sherita Ceasar
SVP of Technology Environments & Strategy
Comcast Cable

Mark Dzuban
President & CEO
SCTE•ISBE

Leslie Ellis
Owner and Independent Technology Columnist
Ellis Edits Inc. and Translation-Please.com

Carsten Engelke
Technical Director
ANGA Association

Rich Fickle
President & CEO
National Cable Television Cooperative

Kimberly Gibson
Senior Director, Customer Operations
Cable ONE

Michael Grebb
Publisher
Cablefax

Anders Gronstedt, Ph.D.
President
The Gronstedt Group, Inc.

Kevin Hart
Executive Vice President and Chief Product & Technology Officer
Cox Communications

Theresa Hennesy
Director
Somos

Jana Henthorn
President & CEO
The Cable Center

Dr. Bernardo Huberman
Fellow and VP of the Core Innovation Team
CableLabs

Yvette Kanouff
SVP/GM Service Provider Solutions
Cisco

Gerard Kunkel
Founder & Managing Partner
Next Media Partners

Walter Landry
Director of Technology Learning Strategy
Cox Communications

Julie Laulis
Chair of the Board, President & CEO
Cable ONE

Jon Lipton
HFC Program Director
Telstra in Australia

Steve McCaffery
President, International Sales and Managing Director, International Business Operations Group
ARRIS

Phil McKinney
President & CEO
CableLabs

Stephanie Mitchko-Beale
CTO and COO
Cadent

John Palumbo
Founder
BigHeads Network

Charles H. Patti, Ph.D.
Cox Endowed Professor of CX and Senior Fellow
The Cable Center

Rick Perry
Director Curriculum Management, Field Operations
Charter Communications

Debi Picciolo
SVP Operations
Charter Communications

Matthew M. Polka
President & CEO
American Cable Association

Michael Powell
President & CEO
NCTA–The Internet & Television Association

Luciano Ramos
Vice President of Technology and Product
Liberty Latin America

Vibha Rustagi
Global Head, Digital Video Business
itaas, a Cognizant Company

Martha Soehren, Ph.D.
Chief Talent Development Officer
Comcast

Tish Squillaro
CEO
Founder ​CANDOR​ Consulting & Author

Emily Ward
CEO & Board Chair
AlcaCruz

Bill Warga
VP, Technology
Liberty Global plc.

Tony G. Werner
President, Technology, Product, Xperience, Comcast Cable; Immediate Past Chair, SCTE•ISBE Board of Directors

Scott Wise
Vice President, Contact Center Operations
Cox Communications

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Cable-Tec Expo® 2018
Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW
Atlanta, GA 30313

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