Sumitomo Electric Lightwave to Exhibit at OSP Expo in Denver, CO

Research Triangle Park, NC – Sumitomo Electric Lightwave, a Sumitomo Electric Group company, will exhibit at the Outside Plant Expo September 1-3, 2015. The event will be held at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado. Sumitomo will be displaying new products fresh on the market at exhibit booth 527.

Additionally, Joshua Seawell, Director of Product Management for Sumitomo Electric Lightwave, will demonstrate the latest fusion splicers and connectors at the event’s Demo Zone. Such products include SEL’s new Quantum Type-Q101-VS+ Cladding Alignment Fusion Splicer which reduces splice cycles to only 27 seconds. Other products demonstrated are the Lynx2 CustomFit® Splice-On Connectors and accessories.

OSP EXPO is the most influential ICT industry trade show offering the latest in cutting-edge education including 35+ FREE accredited seminars, hands-on workshops and demos, keynote speakers, and more than 200 vendors and distributors showcasing new methods and best practices for network solutions. OSP EXPO’s audience hails from over 30 countries around the globe and across all 50 United States. The September event will feature keynotes from Matt Rotter, CenturyLink’s Senior Vice President of Network Operations; Brian Harvey, Regional President of North America Operations for Level 3 Communications; and Fred Lawler, Senior Vice President of Global Field Services. Registration is still open for the event and is free when using Priority Code Direct2K. To register, visit and click on the Attendees Register Now button.


OSP EXPO is owned by Practical Communications Incorporated (PCI), a world-class publisher of technology information resources, dedicated to advancing technology businesses with niche magazines and trade shows. OSP EXPO will connect you with the network evolution professionals developing innovative ideas across the rapidly changing ICT landscape.


Sumitomo Electric Lightwave (SEL) provides advanced, integrated optical fiber technologies and solutions for data center, enterprise, and communication networks. As a recognized industry leader in patented optical fiber ribbon technology, air-blown fiber®, fusion splicing, PON technologies, and integrated connectivity solutions including splice-on-connectors, we help our customers simplify network complexity while improving performance and network efficiencies. By drawing on R&D, resources, and expertise both internally and from Sumitomo Electric Industries—we bring customers a breadth of optical fiber solutions to achieve their particular network vision. Please call 800.358.7378, or visit for more information about our products.