Speaker:

Mitch Simcoe

Ciena

Mitch Simcoe has over 30 years of experience in the telecommunications industry starting with Bell Canada and later with Nortel in numerous roles in Marketing and Product Management in product groups including voice switching, broadband access and optical networking. He later joined GENBAND as Director of Application Marketing and built an application showcase for communication-enabled IT applications. He is currently at Ciena in the role of Senior Advisor of Market Development & Consulting and is responsible for supporting Utilities to modernize and automate their networks. He received a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) and a MBA (Marketing) from McGill University in Montreal, Canada.