News Release HAMILTON, Bermuda – Technology company Google will present at the Bermuda Tech Summit on October 10th detailing its new submarine cable which will be connected to Bermuda.

David Robles, Global Subsea Construction Lead, Google, and Steven Rees Davies, Partner, Carey Olsen will open the final day of the Bermuda Tech Summit to discuss ‘Nuvem,’ Portuguese for cloud, a new transatlantic subsea cable system connecting Portugal, Bermuda, and the United States.

Mr Robles said, “Bermuda is fast emerging as a hub for international connectivity, embracing the long-term economic opportunities that subsea cable infrastructure can bring. I look forward to the dialogue with Bermudian tech experts about the Nuvem cable, and how the project represents a long-term partnership and investment in Bermuda’s digital future.”

David Hart, CEO, BDA said, “Bermuda’s technology infrastructure improvements are a focus of the Bermuda Government’s Economic Development Strategy therefore we at the BDA are keenly focused on facilitating partnerships that underscore Bermuda’s ability to serve on a worldstage. Google’s presence at our conference is a real coup, and we know one that will attract interest locally and internationally. Tickets are still available from our website – I suggest booking immediately, time is running out!”

In addition to cutting-edge content, we are pleased to offer delegates C-suite networking opportunities during our opening reception sponsored by BermudAir on Sunday night on the Regency Terrace, featuring local entertainment, firepits, and Bermuda Gosling’s signature drinks. The Summit will be brought to a fantastic close at the RELM Wrap Party being held under the stars at the Princess Beach Club.

“The BDA simply could not put on our signature events without the generous support of our sponsors,” Mr Hart said. “We are just so pleased to have Carey Olsen and RELM as diamond sponsors; Appleby, CCS Group Limited and XBTO as platinum sponsors; Hub Culture, KPMG, and One Communications as gold sponsors; Chainproof, Clarien, Paradise Mobile, and Walkers as silver sponsors; Coinbase is supporting sponsor and NEXT Bermuda is association sponsor. Our airline partner is BermudAir, and our spirits partner is Gosling’s.”

The fifth annual Bermuda Tech Summit, presented by the BDA, is being held from October 8-10 at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club. The BDA’s promotion of Bermuda’s tech pillar aligns with the ‘Business Attraction and Investment Promotion’ strategic priority outlined in Bermuda’s Economic Development Strategy.