CASBAA Satellite Industry Forum 2012: At the Heart of Global Growth
Hong Kong, May 29, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - CASBAA has announced an outstanding
programme of speakers and sponsors for its 12th annual Satellite Industry
Forum on Monday, 18 June at the Shangri-La Hotel Singapore reflecting the Asia
Pacific's key position "at the heart of global growth" for the
"As the representative Association for multichannel TV and the
communications sector in the Asia Pacific, it is vital that we hear from all
aspects of the industry including the satellite services sector which
continues to play such a huge role in the growth and development of the
market," said Simon Twiston Davies, CEO, CASBAA.
Recent headlines demonstrated the complexity of the satellite sector in Asia.
From India's retroactive satellite tax plan and the search for additional
frequencies for mobile IMT systems outlined at the recent World
Radiocommunication Conference to the impending digitisation of Indian cable TV
systems and the growth of DTH in other emerging markets, never before has the
need for information and knowledge been so important.
Among the respected speakers leading the June 18th discussions on these topics
and more will be Michel de Rosen (CEO, Eutelsat Communications), Jean-Yves Le
Gall (Chairman & CEO, Arianespace), Cheng Guangren (President, APT
Satellite), Yvon Henri (Chief, Space Services Department, ITU), Osamu Inoue
(Director of the Board, SKY Perfect JSAT) and Barry Matsumori (SVP, SpaceX)
"With such an impressive roster, we anticipate another dynamic Forum
highlighted by lively debate, insightful panels and unparalleled networking
opportunities," added Twiston Davies.
For more information about the Satellite Industry Forum 2012, please visit
Partners for the Satellite Industry Forum 2012 include Supporting Sponsor SKY
Perfect JSAT and Sponsors Arianespace, AsiaSat, Boeing, Comsat, Eutelsat, GE
Satellite, Marsh, MEASAT, SES, Space Systems/Loral, SpaceX and Thales Alenia
Established in 1991, CASBAA is the Association for digital multichannel TV,
content, platforms, advertising and video delivery across Asia for the past
two decades. Spanning 18 geographic markets, CASBAA and its Members reach over
420 million connections through a footprint ranging from China to Australasia,
Japan to Pakistan. The CASBAA mission is to promote the growth of multichannel
TV and video content through industry information, networking exchanges and
events while promoting global best practices. To view the full list of CASBAA
members, and more information, please visit www.casbaa.com .
Desmond Chung, PR & Communications Manager, CASBAA
Tel: +852 3929-1712
Adela Chen, Director, Marketing & Communications, CASBAA
Tel: +852 3929-1711
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