Keynote: Tim Walden, Senior Vice President, Local Network Implementation, CenturyLink

Track: Business

Session Number: 1074
Date: Tue, Jun 5th, 2018
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Room: Presidential ABC

Description:

Hear about the latest products and solutions being developed on the market, including innovations that streamline processes and leading edge technologies that will change the way you do business.

Session Type: Mainstage

Industry Experience: Since joining the company in 1987, Tim Walden has held various leadership positions in the Engineering and Operations organization. As Senior Vice President of Local Network Implementation, Walden and his team are responsible for the implementation of CenturyLink’s network investment programs.

Walden’s leadership, experience and knowledge of communications networks, architectures and technologies have positioned CenturyLink’s network to offer and grow present and future communication services, domestically and internationally. During his tenure, Walden and his team have been major contributors to CenturyLink’s network direction and broadband strategy.

Walden is an active council member of the FCC’s Communications, Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council (CSRIC). He previously served on the Board of Directors of the Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS), the Board of Directors of the Network Reliability and Interoperability Council (NRIC VII) and the State of Louisiana Broadband Advisory Council.

Walden was named the 12th Annual FTTXcellence Award recipient from Corning Incorporated and Lightwave. The Award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership in the deployment of fiber-to-thehome (FTTH) networks throughout the Americas.
Stage of Fiber Broadband Deployment: Essentials, Intermediate, Advanced
Session Type: Mainstage

Industry Experience: Since joining the company in 1987, Tim Walden has held various leadership positions in the Engineering and Operations organization. As Senior Vice President of Local Network Implementation, Walden and his team are responsible for the implementation of CenturyLink’s network investment programs.

Walden’s leadership, experience and knowledge of communications networks, architectures and technologies have positioned CenturyLink’s network to offer and grow present and future communication services, domestically and internationally. During his tenure, Walden and his team have been major contributors to CenturyLink’s network direction and broadband strategy.

Walden is an active council member of the FCC’s Communications, Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council (CSRIC). He previously served on the Board of Directors of the Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS), the Board of Directors of the Network Reliability and Interoperability Council (NRIC VII) and the State of Louisiana Broadband Advisory Council.

Walden was named the 12th Annual FTTXcellence Award recipient from Corning Incorporated and Lightwave. The Award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership in the deployment of fiber-to-thehome (FTTH) networks throughout the Americas.
Stage of Fiber Broadband Deployment: Essentials, Intermediate, Advanced

Speakers

Primary Presenter
Tim Walden
Senior Vice President, Local Network Implementation
CenturyLink