Jean-Sébastien Tassé has more than 13 years of experience in sales and marketing in the high-tech sector. He currently holds the position of Product Line Manager in EXFO’s optical business unit, where he oversees the business strategy, roadmap and launch strategy of the optical spectrum analyzer and dispersion product lines. At EXFO, he is also business development manager for the market segments of submarine networks and fronthaul/backhaul networks (optical products). He began his career as Sales Engineer for Gentec Electro-Optics, where he was responsible for direct and channel sales in specific regions in the Americas, Asia and Europe. As Business Development Manager for the Thin Film Research Laboratory at the École Polytechnique de Montréal/University of Montreal, he was instrumental in delivering revenue growth in analytical services for companies. Jean-Sébastien holds a bachelor's degree in Engineering Physics and a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering (optics) from Université Laval, in Québec City, Canada.
SubOptic 2019 will be the tenth in the industry defining submarine telecoms conference series and held in New Orleans USA on 8-11 April 2019. A triennial event, SubOptic is the longest running and most comprehensive conference series in the world for the submarine fiber industry. Ciena is the Host Sponsor for the conference and the new SubOptic Association is developing an outstanding world-class program.
With 30 years of successful events, featuring presentations and discussions from the global industry’s leading experts, the SubOptic 2019 submarine telecoms conference promises to once again deliver – “For the Industry, by the Industry.”