Supply Chain & Fiber Technician Challenges

August 10 – 10:00 am to 10:45 am
Castle Peak


Kathleen Lockhart

Zayo: AVP Deal Management

This panel will discuss the issue and challenges with current fiber and chip set supply chain issues as well as the shortage of qualified fiber technicians.  Given the demand of current broadband projects and Federal funding programs, this will have a demonstrable impact on within our industry for the foreseeable future.  This panel will explore the breadth of the issues and considerations moving forward.



Kara Mullaley

Corning: Global FTTx Marketing Manager

Duke Horan

Mears: VP of Operations

Kellen Burl

Zayo: Manager Business Development

Jeremy Harris

Adtran: Strategic Sales Director