Director of Communications & Research, MEF, MEF17 Program Director
Stan Hubbard is a communications professional with 19 years of experience in industry analysis, forecasting, strategic marketing, and event programming. In 2013, he joined the MEF, where he is directing program development for MEF16, managing industry analyst relations, and developing research and other initiatives to help accelerate CE adoption and LSO market development. Prior to the MEF, Stan was a Senior Analyst at Heavy Reading, where he focused on CE services and network equipment markets and SDN. He chaired ~20 major Light Reading Ethernet events in the United States, Europe, and Asia. Before Heavy Reading, Stan was the Diirector of Market Intelligence at Ciena.
Stan holds a Masters in International Law & Diplomacy from The Fletcher School at Tufts University.