FTTH Council Member Committees
Promote the awareness and business implications of active systems, passive components and deployment techniques for FTTH networks.
Chair: Ian Williams, Telus
Finance and Audit Committee
Provide accountability of FTTH Council funds and determine appropriate funding levels required to execute the Council's objectives.
Chair: George O'Neal, GVTC
Government Relations Committee
Promote fiber-to-the-home deployment by educating and motivating federal, state and local officials (North America).
Chair: To be confirmed
Establish global FTTH Council sister organizations and provide support and guidance on an ongoing basis.
Chair: Du Guan Hou, DSM Desotech
Planning and Marketing Committee
Plan and coordinate the FTTH Conference & Expo conference and the March, June and December member's meetings, telecom providers workshops as well as all general membership activities, meetings, and conferences.
Co-Chair: Joseph Jones, On Trac, Inc.
Co-Chair: David Dwyer, KGP Tel.
LATAM Committee President
Gilberto "GG"Guitarte, TE Connectivity
LATAM Marketing Committee
Marketing (Regional and cooperative)
Marketing Committee Chair must speak fluent Spanish and/or Portuguese; English is desired
Generate videos and literature in Spanish and Portuguese. Helps the LATAM Chapter Chairman define venue and content for the annual conference.
FTTX, Chapter Outreach, Event, Intelligence, ROI, sharing of experiences and successful cases (New revenue sources, new services, new economics)
Director: Liza Poe - Corning
LATAM Public Relations
Director: Rogerio Lopes, Sumitomo Electric Lightwave
LATAM Technology Committee
Director: Hector Moreno, EXFO
LATAM Regulatory Committee
Regional activities and establishing government relations with the South American governments.
Director: Reinaldo Jeronymo - Prysmian Group / Draktel
LATAM Finance Committee
Funding, financing and business planning, sharing of experiences.
Director: Nelson Saito, Furukawa