OFS Optics Unites with other Tiered Sponsors for SubOptic 2019

Blog Post
June 19, 2018

OFS Optics joined a growing list of dedicated companies and sponsors as a Silver Sponsor for the 2019 event held in New Orleans, 8-11 April. With nearly 1,000 attendees expected from across the globe, this is the largest event organized by the industry, for the industry. Topics have been announced and can be found here as well as Master Classes. As the program is be solidified, OFS Director, Robert Lingle, provides his thoughts on the greatly anticipated 2019 event and encouragement to worldwide professionals to participate:

Robert Lingle of OFS

“SubOptic is truly a premier event in the optical fiber industry, because it measures the global pace of change in the market and technology for submarine cable systems every three years. At SubOptic, the noise is filtered out and only the really important trends are highlighted through top quality papers and presentations with strong participation by business and technical leaders. As a leading global innovator in both submarine and amplifier fibers, OFS is delighted to be a Silver Sponsor of SubOptic 2019, share our message at the Exhibition, and submit our best ideas in the Call-for-Papers.”

Robert Lingle, Jr.
Director, Market & Technology Strategy


About SubOptic 2019

SubOptic 2019 will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA on 8-11 April. A triennial event, SubOptic is the longest running and most comprehensive conference series in the world for the submarine fiber industry. For more on program topics and registration details click here.

About OFS Optics:

OFS is a world-leading designer, manufacturer and provider of optical fiber, fiber optic cable, connectivity, fiber-to-the-subscriber (FTTX) and specialty photonics products. They provide reliable, cost-effective solutions for a broad range of applications including telecommunications, medicine, industrial automation, sensing, government, aerospace and defense. OFS products help customers meet the needs of consumers and businesses, both today and into the future.

Headquartered in Norcross (near Atlanta) Georgia, U.S.A., OFS is a global provider with facilities in China, Denmark, Germany, Russia and the United States. OFS is part of Furukawa Electric Company, a multi-billion dollar leader in optical communications.