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OIF Unveils 2023-2024 Board and Officers
Fremont, Calif.—November 1, 2023 –OIF, where the optical networking industry’s interoperability work gets done, today announced its newly elected 2023-2024Board of Directors and Officers. The Technical Committee and Market Awareness & Education Committee Chairs were elected in person at the hybrid Q323 Technical Committee Meeting in Vancouver, Canada, while the Board positions were elected via email ballot. The new terms began on October 2, 2023.
Karl Bois, Nvidia, was elected as Technical Committee Chair
Dave Brown, Nokia, continues to serve as Director of Communications
Tom Issenhuth, Huawei Technologies, was elected as Market Awareness & Education Committee Co-Chair, PLL
Lyndon Ong, Ciena, was re-elected as Market Awareness & Education Committee Co-Chair, Networking
Klaus-Holger Otto, Nokia, was elected as Technical Committee Vice Chair
“Congratulations to both the new and returning Board of Directors and Officers, we extend tremendous gratitude for their unwavering dedication and commitment of time to OIF,” said Nathan Tracy, President of OIF. “As a member-driven and volunteer-powered organization, these individuals hold pivotal roles in helping advance OIF’s mission to foster innovation and promote interoperability in today’s marketplace.”
About OIF OIF is where the optical networking industry’s interoperability work gets done. Building on 25 years of effecting forward change in the industry, OIF represents the dynamic ecosystem of 150+ industry leading network operators, system vendors, component vendors and test equipment vendors collaborating to develop interoperable electrical, optical and control solutions that directly impact the industry’s ecosystem and facilitate global connectivity in the open network world. Connect with OIF at @OIForum, on LinkedIn and at http://www.oiforum.com.