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Craig McMillan
EMEA Sales Engineering Director at Ciena


As the director of sales engineering at Ciena, Craig McMillan leads the EMEA engineering team and is responsible for facilitating the introduction of Ciena’s packet-optical technology, software and services into communication service providers and global content networks throughout the region. He works closely with submarine, data centre interconnect and mobile customers to deliver innovative network solutions and establish Ciena’s Adaptive Network vision to transform the static network into a dynamic, programmable environment driven by analytics and intelligence.
Before joining Ciena through the Nortel acquisition in 2010, Craig held various senior positions designing converged network architectures for mobile and business services from the edge to the core. Craig’s experience spans many of the largest global service providers.
Craig earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from The University of Edinburgh and lives in Kent with his wife and children.

Craig McMillan's Network

Agenda Sessions

  • Reimagining Your Network: Moving Towards Converged IP and Optical Architecture