The demand for more connectivity is increasing around the globe and the subsea cable industry is evolving facing new challenges and opportunities. CC is organising its 2nd CC – Submarine Summit edition in Middle East on 25-26 November 2019 to enable the industry players to meet and network in one place with their peers.
Telecom executives representing submarine cable operators, content providers, data-capacity operators, datacenters, cloud companies, MVNO, fixed and internet exchanges and other related segments attend, meet and network at the event while exploring business opportunities, discussing latest market trends and showcasing their latest solutions. All Subsea registered guests have also free access to the annual Middle East 2019 Global Carrier Community Meeting (GCCM) and Digital Cloud Summit in Oman. For further details please click GCCM and Digital Cloud sites – Link.
REASONS TO ATTEND CC Submarine Summit - Oman
An exclusive event for the digital cloud and Subsea cable segment
Meet with digital cloud and subsea cables peers in a relaxed environment and interact with telecom companies during evening hours
Present and converse market trends, new ideas and updates
Enjoy networking and discussions over drinks!
100% business networking discussions sessions
Sunday, November 24
10:30 - 17:30
Middle East Golf Day – Telco and Telco Eco Partners’ Cup
Hosted by Omantel
The dazzling Crowne Plaza® Muscat hotel looks across the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Oman from a lush clifftop in fashionable Qurum Heights. With a panoramic terrace, infinity pool and private beach, the hotel is just a 20-minute drive from Muscat International Airport and steps from Qurum Beach with its café-lined promenade. Oman’s main business and ministerial districts are 10 minutes away.
SPEAKERS & PANELLISTS
Erik van Stokkom
Director at VSC
Based at Lago di Como in Italy, VSC provides strategic advisory services in M&A, Business Development & Media for the telecommunication industry. Over the last 25 years, Erik developed extensive expertise and deep domain knowledge working at major telecom companies. His international career includes senior & executive level positions. Over the years, Erik has been a regular speaker & moderator at major international telecom conferences.
VP Wholesale at Omantel
Mr. Qadir is the Vice President of Omantel Wholesale Business Unit. He is responsible for International wholesale businesses and is also looking after the business for national interconnect partners and mobile resellers. He has more than 20 years of senior management experience in a broad range of IT & Telecom segments with a specific focus on International Wholesale business. Before joining Omantel he was the COO in Worldcall Telecom. Mr. Qadir holds B.E. in Computer Systems and Masters in Business Administration.
Jamil AL Koussa
Senior Manager Capacity and Submarine Cables, BBG and G2A MC chairman at Omantel
With more than 14 years’ experience in the Telecom industry, Jamil’s experience includes project management, business development, sales and procurement. Jamil started working on submarine cables 10 years ago when he was with Orange. He was Management Committee and subcommittees chairman on different submarine cables and currently he is the BBG and G2A MC chairman. Jamil has been working with Omantel for 5 years and he leads the Omantel France activities in landing the AAE-1 cable in Marseille. Jamil holds a bachelor degree in Telecom Engineering, a Master in European Business and a Master in Geopolitics and International Relations.