Szilard ZsigmondDirector, Product Line Management Optical Transport at Nokia
Szilard Zsigmond is Director of Product Line Management for sWDM transport solutions where he is responsible for 1830 PSS photonic line infrastructure and high-speed electro-optics program for 1830 PSS terrestrial and subsea applications. Szilard has extensive knowledge of optical communication systems expertise of fiber-optics communication, high-level modulation formats, coherent transmission, and digital signal processing.
From 2010, he joined Alcatel-Lucent where he was responsible for Central & North-East region of Europe serving as a solution architect.
From 2012 become the solution architect of the Asia-Pacific region later becomes the head of Asia-Pacific regional Product Line Management.
From 2014 joined the core Product Line Management team being the principal Product Line Manager of photonic line systems and transmission.
From 2019 leading the Product Line Management team in charge of sWDM transport including optical line and transponder applications.
Szilard holds a PH.D. from Budapest University of Technology and Economics, has numerous speaking in various conferences; he has published more than 40 scientific papers.