One more week until SATELLITE 2018!
It’s hard to believe that SATELLITE week starts in less than seven days, but here we are! It’s been a whirlwind time both in preparation for SATELLITE and in the satellite community. Markets and industries across the board are either coming online or exploring ways to be more connected, and satellite technology is poised to make it a reality.
Next week, we’re welcoming thousands of veterans from our satellite community to Washington D.C., but we’re also saying hello to thousands of first-timers to SATELLITE! Our audience is growing and becoming even more diverse; here is a sneak peek at some companies who have representatives attending for the first time:
Amazon Web Services ● American Museum of Natural History ● Angel Broadcasting Network ● Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission ● beIN Sports ● Bureau of Land Management ● Cablevision ● Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) ● Chesapeake Media ● Citigroup ● CNES ● CNN Airport Network ● DIRECTV Latin America ● Discovery Communications ● Dow Chemical Company ● EBU (European Broadcasting Union) ● Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company EITC ● Facebook ● Ford Motor Company ● German Armed Forces ● Google X – Loon ● Huawei ● IBM ● Idaho Power Company ● Jabil ● Middle TN State University ● Montgomery County Fire & Rescue ● Morgan Stanley ● Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology ● Multivision TV ● MySQL ● National Telecommunications Agency – Anatel/Brazil ● National Weather Service ● Nepal Television Corporation ● Niabi Zoo ● Nigerian Television Authority ● Orange ● OSBC, Olympic Satellite Broadcasting Company ● QVC ● SiriusXM Satellite Radio ● Sprint ● Stanford University ● State of Michigan ● Taylor Scientific ● T-Mobile ● TOTAL ● Toyota Motor North America ● Turk Telekom International ● Verizon ● Vivacom ● Vodacom Business Africa ● Vodafone Ghana ● WalMart
If you haven’t checked it out yet, our conference program is as diverse as our audience. You’ll find short 20 minute presentations focused on the technical aspects of connectivity. You can participate in more in-depth discussions on applications driving the future of connectivity, such as how satellites are driving Industrial IoT and automation in remote regions, are powering and securing financial and retail transactions, live event and news broadcasting, digitization of the maritime industry, advances in earth imagery and data capture, connected vehicles, future collaboration between satellite and telcos in a 5G world, and more!
We’ve also built in plenty of networking opportunities to make sure you can connect with everyone at SATELLITE. From the Speakeasy Soiree, sponsored by Inmarsat, on Monday, March 12 to the Satellite Executive of the Year Luncheon on Wednesday, March 14 and other receptions, breaks and breakfasts – make sure you plan out your week at SATELLITE through our mobile app to maximize your time!
If you haven’t registered yet, Advance Rates are quickly coming to an end – register by March 9 to lock in the rate!
I look forwarding to seeing you next week at SATELLITE!