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IWCS Staff

IWCS David Kiddoo Headshot

David Kiddoo

CEO/Director
IWCS
IWCS Michelle Melsop Headshot

Michelle Melsop

Operations Manager
IWCS

Board of Directors

IWCS Scott Wasserman Headshot

Dr. Scott H. Wasserman (Chair)

The Dow Chemical Company
Collegeville, PA, USA
IWCS Guy Castonguay Headshot

Guy Castonguay (Vice-Chair)

Corning Optical Communications LLC
Glendale, AZ, USA
IWCS Jeff Barker Headshot

Jeff Barker (Treasurer)

Prysmian Group
Claremont, NC, USA
IWCS Robert Canny Headshot

Robert Canny

TE Wire & Cable
Saddle Brook, NJ
IWCS Alistair Duffy Headshot

Professor Alistair Duffy

De Montfort University
Leicester, United Kingdom
IWCS Dave Fallowfield Headshot

Dave Fallowfield

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
IWCS Steve Galan Headshot

Steven A. Galan

UL LLC.
Melville, NY, USA
IWCS Kazunori Katayama Headshot

Kazunori Katayama

NTT Access Network Service Systems Laboratories
Ibaraki, Japan
IWCS Markus Kemmler Headshot

Markus F. Kemmler

Kemmler Consulting GmbH
Denkendorf, Germany
IWCS Mike Patel Headshot

Mike Patel

Teknor Apex Company
Pawtucket, RI, USA
IWCS Ben Waite Headshot

Ben Waite

Fiber Optic Center, Inc.
New Bedford, MA, USA
IWCS Robert Wessels Headshot

Robert A. Wessels, Jr. (Chair Emeritus)

CommScope, Inc.
Claremont, NC, USA

2021 Symposium Committee Officers

IWCS Brian Risch Headshot

Dr. Brian Risch (Committee Chair)

Prysmian Group
Claremont, NC, USA
IWCS Charles Glew Headshot

Charles Glew (Committee Vice-Chair)

Cable Components Group
Pawcatuck, CT, USA
IWCS Bianca Hydutsky Headshot

Dr. Bianca Hydutsky (Committee 2nd Vice-Chair)

The Chemours Company
Wilmington, DE, USA

2021 Symposium Committee Members

IWCS Yoshihiro Arashitani Headshot

Yoshihiro Arashitani

Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.
ICHIHARA, CHIBA, Japan
IWCS Bertil Arvidsson Headshot

Dr. C. Bertil Arvidsson

Arvidsson Fiber Optics AB
Hudiksvall, Sweden
IWCS Dmitriy Bodik Headshot

Dmitriy Bodik

UL LLC.
Melville, NY, USA
IWCS David Braun Headshot

David Braun

Teknor Apex Company
Pawtucket, RI, USA
IWCS Kenneth Cornelison Headshot

Kenneth Cornelison

Wire & Cable Technology Resources
Cincinnati, OH, USA
IWCS Helio Durigan Headshot

Hélio Durigan

Furukawa Electric LatAm S.A.
Curitiba, PR, Brazil
IWCS Mehdi Emad Headshot

Mehdi Emad

Solvay Specialty Polymers
West Deptford, NJ, USA
IWCS Mohamed Esseghir Headshot

Dr. Mohamed Esseghir

The Dow Chemical Company
Collegeville, PA, USA
IWCS Eduardo Garza Headshot

Eduardo Garza

Hitachi Cable America, Inc.
Manchester, NH, USA
IWCS John Gavilanes Headshot

John Gavilanes

LAPP USA, Inc.
Florham Park, NJ, USA
IWCS Michael Gimblet Headshot

Michael J. Gimblet

Corning Optical Communications LLC
Hickory, NC, USA
IWCS Michael Gurreri Headshot

Michael Gurreri

CommScope, Inc.
Middletown, PA, USA
IWCS Trent Hayes Headshot

Trent Hayes

CommScope, Inc.
Claremont, NC, USA
IWCS Jeff Hofstetter Headshot

Jeff Hofstetter

Anixter Inc.
Glenview, IL, USA
IWCS Svend Hopland Headshot

Dr. Svend Hopland

Hopland MarinInstal
Oslo, Norway
IWCS Wayne Kachmar Headshot

Wayne Kachmar

Technical Horsepower Consulting LLC
North Bennington, VT, USA
IWCS Rob Larocca Headshot

Robert LaRocca

Underwriters Laboratories, LLC.
Melville, NY, USA
IWCS Eric Lawrence Headshot

Eric Lawrence

Leviton Manufacturing Co.
New Holland, PA, USA
IWCS Jun Liu Headshot

Jun Liu

Covestro/DSM
Elgin, IL USA
IWCS Xavier Mann Headshot

Xavier Mann

Superior Essex
Atlanta, GA, USA
IWCS Michael McNulty Headshot

Michael McNulty

Wire & Cable Technology Int'l / WCISA®
Akron, OH, USA
IWCS Douglas Parker Headshot

Douglas A. Parker

FO Connect Consulting
Camarillo, CA, USA
IWCS Rick Pimpinella Headshot

Dr. Rick Pimpinella

Panduit Corp.
Tinley Park, IL, USA
IWCS Matteo Solari Headshot

Matteo Solari

S.I.C.C.E.T S.r.l.
Brescia, Italy
IWCS Durgesh Vaidya Headshot

Dr. Durgesh S. Vaidya

OFS, a Furukawa Company
Sturbridge, MA, USA
IWCS Eric Whitham Headshot

Eric Whitham

OFS, a Furukawa Company
Carrollton, GA, USA
IWCS Daniel Winkler Headshot

Daniel Winkler

Leoni Cable Inc.
Rochester, MI, USA
IWCS Xiong (Frank) Zhuang Headshot

Zhuang (Frank) Xiong

Yangtze Optical Fibre and Cable Joint Stock Limited Company
Wuhan, P.R. China

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