November 29, 2017 — Aqua Comms DAC (“Aqua Comms”), the operator of Ireland’s first dedicated subsea fibre-optic network interconnecting New York, Dublin and London, announces today that its Chief Executive Officer, Nigel Bayliff, will participate on the panel, “Data at the Water’s Edge – Is This the End of the Traditional Cable Landing Station?” taking place during the Subsea Connect Americas conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  Leveraging more than 25 years of experience in senior executive, operational and technical roles throughout the telecommunications industry, including his time as CEO and Board Member of Huawei Marine Networks, Mr. Bayliff will join community thought-leaders in a discussion regarding the future of terrestrial and undersea cable convergence, exploring the ways in which legacy cable providers are dealing with and adjusting to emerging trends.


Panel: “Data at the Water’s Edge – Is This the End of the Traditional Cable Landing Station?”


Subsea Connect Americas
Fort Lauderdale, FL


Tuesday, December 5, 2017
2:20 p.m.


Panel participants include:

Moderator: Howard Kidorf, Partner, Pioneer Consulting
Nigel Bayliff, CEO, Aqua Comms
Don Schuett, VP Commercial Management and Business Development, Digital Realty
Gil Santaliz, CEO, NJFX
Jonathan Atkin, Managing Director & Senior Analyst, RBC Capital Markets
Amy Marks, CEO, XSite Modular

About Aqua Comms DAC

Aqua Comms DAC is the owner and operator of the transatlantic cable AEConnect and the Irish Sea cable CeltixConnect-1, and was established with a vision to build, acquire or merge with subsea fibre-optic cable networks to provide capacity networking solutions to the global media, content providers and IT companies. To learn more about Aqua Comms and its new transatlantic subsea cable system, AEConnect, visit

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