The FTTH Council and its members frequently offer learning opportunities through special webinars, many of which are open to the public. If you are interested in hosting a webinar for FTTH Council Americas, please contact Carol Brunner at

    Upcoming Webinars

    Want Even Better Video Calls Over Fiber? Introducing Telepresence Robots
    Wednesday, August 12th, 2 pm EST

    Register Here 

    What's better than having a video call over fiber? Having a video call with a telepresence robot called Kubi. Whether it's for distance learning, telemedicine, or remote working - the experience of being able to look around is extremely engaging. 

    In this webinar, Revolve Robotics will be joined by Corey Benninger from ETSY, Josh Amos from Lucas Therapies, Nate Graham from Children's Miracle Hospital Network, and others to talk about how telepresence robotics are game changers for business communications in video calls over fiber. 


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    Removing the Mystery from OTDR Measurements
    Tuesday, August 18th, 2 pm EST

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    A lot of technicians have a high level of apprehension when it comes to using an OTDR. This presentation gives a basic overview of the OTDR so that a technician will be able to determine what key settings have to be, perform a measurement and then refine the measurement so that the best possible data is attained. Typical measurement data is presented so that the technician can learn how to properly interpret the results. 

    Keith Foord 
    Product Manager, Fiber Optics 
    Greenlee Communications 

    Keith Foord is a fiber optic engineer at Greenlee Communications. He has been in the fiber optic industry for 26 years working in the design and development of OTDR's, OLTS's, laser sources and detectors. OTDR technology expertise includes handheld and laboratory instruments that are conventional pulsed technology and centimeter resolution high dynamic range (greater than 100dB) which employ photon counting techniques. 

    Recorded webinars and pdf's will be made available below for FTTH Council members only, after the presentation.

    Past Webinars

    Past webinars are available to FTTH Council Members Only.  

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    Presented By


    Troubleshooting FTTH Networks EXFO
    FTTH Basics OFS
    Connected Consumer Roadmap: Driven by the Internet of Things CABA/IHS
    Efficient FTTx Design Solutions Cyient
    Big Data Analytics: A Goldmine for FTTH Service Providers ETI
    Last Mile Fiber Delivery Solutions Using Labor Lite Technology Clearfield
    The Agriculture Act of 2014 & its Impact on RUS Telecom Programs RUS
    FTTH Council Regulatory Update:  Addressing the FCC’s Proposals to Require Battery Backup for Customer Premises Equipment and Notices and Comment for Copper Retirement
    Private Public Partnership CTC Tech & Energy
    In light of the recent FCC announcements and Google community selections, what are the steps your community needs to take now? Magellan Advisors
    Monetization of the Connected Home CABA/IHS
    Why Optimizing Your Network Design Reduces Time and Cost of FTTH Delivery Biarri Networks
    FCC Proposals for Battery Back Up of Consumer Devices and Copper Retirement Tom Cohen, FTTH Council
    Big Data, Better Decisions: What's the Value to a FTTH Network Operator? ETI Software Solutions
    The Economics of Splitter Cabinets - Nov 2014 Light Brigade
    New Consumer Research: The Impact of FTTH in 2014! - Oct 2014 Mike Render, RVA
    Rural Broadband Experiments Update FCC 
    FTTx Outside Plant Design Fundamentals
    Light Brigade
    Exploring FTTH Network Business Models.How to Determine the Right Model for Your Community
    Magellan Advisors
    The Future of Broadband - An All Fiber Future
    FTTH Network Monitoring and Innovative Certification Method from CO
    Getting Next Generation Broadband Networks to Rural America - FCC’s Rural Broadband Experiments Program Opens New Opportunities
    FCC and ACA
    Expanding Rural FTTH: The FCC's Proposed Experiments
    FCC Action on Expanding Broadband in Rural Areas - For Members Only
    Tom Cohen

    Fiber To The Home Council Americas






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