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Broadband World Forum
24-26 October 2023, Porte de Versailles

Julie Kunstler
Chief Analyst at Omdia


Julie has over 30 years of experience in the communications components, equipment, and software industry. She is responsible for Omdia’s coverage of the fixed broadband access industry, including components, equipment, and software, focusing on PON, xDSL/Gfast, and cable. Julie closely follows technology developments and subsequent impacts on the vendor ecosystem.

Julie has worked as an executive, investor, and board member for communications companies, both private and publicly traded. Prior to joining Omdia, Julie served as vice president of business development for Teknovus, focusing on PON deployments in Asia Pacific, OEM agreements with major equipment vendors, corporate strategy, analyst relations, business planning, and fund-raising. Before Teknovus, Julie served as cofounder and general partner for Portview Communications Partners, a VC fund focusing on investments in early-stage communications technology companies. Julie received her MBA from the University of Chicago and is a regular participant at industry events around the globe.

Agenda Sessions

  • Analyst Address: Capitalising on the capabilities of your >10GPON networks beyond residential

  • Chatham House Rules: Boardroom Discussions

  • Panel Discussion: Evolving your network to deliver next-gen PON

  • Virtual Roundtable: Next-Generation PON