At this moment we have the following speakers confirmed:

Dave Welch – Infinera

Paul Wright,Research Manager, BT, UK
S. J. Ben Yoo, UC Davis
Donna O’Shea, Munster Technological University

Valerio Viscardi, Technical Solution Architect, Cisco – Mass Infrastructure Group (MIG)
Pieropaolo Boffi, Politecnico di Milano
Uiara Celine de Moura, Department of Photonics Engineering, Technical University of Denmark
David Mackey, CTO, Mbryonics Ltd  
Eleni Diamanti, CNRS and Sorbonne University
Roberto Proietti, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
Róża Goścień, Department of Systems and Computer Networks, Faculty of Information and Communication Technology, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology
Behnam Shariati,  Fraunhofer HHI
Thomas Pfeiffer, Nokia Bell Labs, Germany
Emilio Hugues-Salas, British Telecom PLC
Carmen Mas-Machuca, Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany
Achim Authenrieth, ADVA
Bodhisattwa Gangopadhyay, Meta
Georgios Zervas, University College London

More to be added soon.