APSCC 2011 Marks its Position as Asia’s Must-Attend Satellite Event
The APSCC 2011 Satellite Conference and Exhibition, Asia’s premier satellite event, successfully ended on September 29 in Bali, Indonesia after 3-day of conference program and social events including CEO Roundtables, Panels Discussions, Presentation Sessions, the Exhibition and the 2011 APSCC Awards Ceremony. Under the theme of ‘All Eyes on Satellite’, 350 delegates from the leading satellite companies gathered in Bali for this must-attend satellite event to network and to share the insight from renowned senior executives in the industry.
APSCC 2011 was opened by Mr. Yutaka Nagai, APSCC President, and was followed by a welcome address given by Dr. Rudy Lumanto, on behalf of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Republic of Indonesia. Mr. Rinaldi Firmansyah, CEO of TELKOM Indonesia, was also present at the opening session to deliver a keynote welcome.
The Satellite Operators CEO Roundtable, as well as panels and sessions on Satellite Broadcasting, Launch Services, Policy and Regulatory, Emergency Communications and Disaster Recovery, the status of Asian Satellite Industry, Manufacturing, Maritime, Broadband, Ground Systems, Risk Management and MSS/ATC held also to cover many intellectually stimulating discussions on the core issues of the satellite and space-related industries.
The collaboration sessions with Euroconsult and United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UN/OOSA) as well as Interference-Prevention Summit co-organized by the Interference Reduction Group (IRG) and Global VSAT Forum (GVF) were held on 29 September in conjunction with the APSCC 2011.
At the APSCC 2011 Exhibition, leading players of the industry including TELKOM (Indonesia), Indovision (Indonesia), Indosat (Indonesia), AST (Australia), GMV (Spain), Glowlink Communications Technology Inc. (USA), Integral Systems (USA), ISS (Russia), THAICOM (Thailand), and Zodiac Data Systems (France) displayed and demonstrated their state-of-the-art products as well as services offering a hands-on update for technology users.