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CableLabs Envision Vendor Forum 2021: Optical and HFC

Join Us at Envision

CableLabs Envision will take place September 23-24, 2021, 9:00-11:30 a.m. MDT on both days.  

Envision Vendor Forum 2021: Optical and HFC will be unlike any other event in the network operator industry. It is dedicated to executives, senior technologists and strategists who are creating next-generation service offerings that will not only deliver unique and seamless user experiences but will do so more efficiently, more cost-efficiently, and of higher quality than today. In this short and easily consumable  virtual event, you’ll hear directly from thought leaders in both the operator and vendor communities. You’ll also learn the latest updates on CableLabs projects and initiatives that will shape the specifications of the products and deployments that operators are just beginning to plan. Best of all, Q&A sessions will enable you to pose questions to people in the know.   

Soon, operators will have more choice than ever on how they move forward. This event provides a laser focus on the wired aspects of infrastructure, including next-generation passive optical network (PON) architectures, as well as next-generation hybrid fiber-coaxial (HFC) solutions such as DOCSIS® 4.0 technology.   

Be Part of the Conversation!  

  • Hear firsthand from senior leaders of operator companies about real challenges and concerns as they plan for their next-generation deployments.  
  • Find out about CableLabs’ updated optical and HFC strategies to align and empower our community and the industry toward this important transformational change. 
  • Learn how you and your company can leverage CableLabs and its community of operators to drive mobile and convergence success.  
  • The event format offers panel discussions and presentations, followed by live Q&A.  


Registration is open and is good for the full 2-day event. Each person must register separately. The event is FREE–there is no cost to attend.  

Company email address is required to register.   

This event is closed to outside press, media and analysts.

Online registration deadline is September 20, 2021.  


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    Date and Location

    Date: September 23-24, 2021
    Time: 9:00 – 11:30 a.m. MDT
    Location: Virtual Event

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    Who Should Attend?

    This event is closed to outside press, media and analysts. 
    Are you a senior strategist, product line manager, senior technologist/architect, C-level executive or D-level executive? If so, this event is designed just for you.

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    Registration Fees

    Registration is complimentary.
    Company email address required to register.

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    • 9:00-9:10 a.m. Welcome
    • 9:10-9:40 a.m. Bright Future, Part 2: A Vision for Optical Access
    • 9:40-9:50 a.m. Coherent PON (CPON) Technology Development Update
    • 9:50-10:40 a.m. Operator Perspectives on Future Optical Access
    • 10:40-10:50 a.m. Break
    • 10:50-11:20 a.m. Vendor Perspectives on Future Optical Access
    • 11:20-11:30 a.m. Optical Reflections – A Fireside Chat
    • 11:30 a.m. Adjourn
    • 9:00-9:10 a.m. Welcome
    • 9:10-10:05 a.m. CableLabs Wired Technology Roadmap
    • 10:05-10:15 a.m. Break
    • 10:15-10:20 a.m. Kyrio® Services Update
    • 10:20-11:00 a.m. Government Policy: Broadband Services
    • 11:00-11:20 a.m. Connecting it all Through Convergence
    • 11:20-11:25 a.m. Closing Observations and Acknowledgements
    • 11:25 a.m. Adjourn