Fiber Broadband Association

The Fiber Broadband Association to Bring Largest Conference on Fiber Broadband Networks to Orlando
This conference is the largest gathering of thought leaders and industry experts in the fiber community

The Fiber Broadband Association, formerly the FTTH Council Americas, presents the 2017 Fiber Connect Conference in Orlando, Florida.The three-day conference will be attended by over 1,300  professionals from throughout the fiber community. The conference will include sessions in a variety of learning styles, including concurrent breakouts, panel discussions, keynote presentations, and the fourth annual Fiber Summit on the Road to 5G. Click here to view the full schedule of events.

You won’t want to miss keynote presentations with industry leaders, including Kyle Malady, Senior Vice President and Chief Network Officer, Verizon Wireline who will talk about his company's recently announced $1.05 Billion purchase agreement with Corning for fiber over the next three years. The Fiber Broadband Association's Heather Burnett Gold will also sit down with Google Fiber's new CEO, Greg McCray.

Each speaker represents a different sector and promises to provide inspirational ideas and updates on the industry. Speakers include:

Marc Hudson, Co-Founder and CEO, Rocket Fiber
Tuesday, June 13 | 9:00 - 10:15 AM CST

Nicholas Degani, Senior Counsel, Office of FCC Chairman Ajit Pai
Tuesday, June 13 | 9:00 - 10:15 AM CST

Kyle Malady, Senior Vice President and Chief Network Officer, Verizon Wireline
Tuesday, June 13 | 10:30 - 11:00 AM CST

Greg McCray, Google Fiber's New CEO
Wednesday, June 14 | 9:00 - 9:30 AM CST

A full schedule for the conference is available here.


The Fiber Broadband Association -- formerly the Fiber to the Home Council Americas -- is the largest and only trade association in the Americas dedicated to the pursuit of all fiber optic network infrastructure to the home, to the business and to everywhere. The Fiber Broadband Association helps providers make informed decisions about how, where, and why to build better broadband networks with fiber optics while counting on its members to lead the organization forward, collaborate with industry allies and propel fiber optic deployment forward. Since 2001, these companies, organizations and people have worked with our communities and consumers in mind to build a better broadband future here and around the world. Learn more at