NTT Communications Turns ITW 2013 Parents into Heroes
Free Gifts Inside ITW Conference Bags Provide Unlimited Access to Online
Museum for Kids
International Telecoms Week 2013
NEW YORK & CHICAGO -- May 13, 2013
NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the global data and IP services arm
of Fortune Global 500 telecom leader NTT (NYSE:NTT), is working with
innovators around the world to enable cutting-edge technology solutions that
improve education and enhance the lives of others. As part of this commitment,
NTT Com announced today that the company is sponsoring and powering the
Fraboom Online Children’s Museum, a one-of-a-kind interactive online
experience, to make sure kids all over the world benefit from online education
and technology innovations.
Going one step further, NTT Com is turning International Telecoms Week (ITW)
2013 parents into heroes by providing a free gift to all those attending the
event in Chicago, May 13-15. Attendees will find a gift card in each
conference bag to take home to their kids. The card provides parents and
children free access to the interactive world of Fraboom for an entire year.
“NTT Communications places the utmost importance on contributing to society in
a manner unique to our company, eagerly supporting efforts to create a safe,
secure and prosperous environment for people and communities,” said Michael
Wheeler, executive vice president of the NTT Communications Global IP Network.
“We endeavor to carry out our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) policy in
our daily business activities and operate in a way that is consistent with the
company’s values,” Wheeler added.
“Fraboom uncovers a ground-breaking way for kids to access online education in
a completely safe, functional and fun environment,” said Ranjy Thomas, CEO of
Flying Rhinoceros. “NTT Communications' capabilities as a global IP network
service provider makes the experience more enjoyable and widely available,”
The goal is strengthening bonds and building a passion for learning using
humor, inspiration, technology and art to expose children to the power of the
imagination. But what makes the Fraboom adventure so unique is the fact that
kids learn not just from browsing a website, but also from engaging with live
teachers about art, science and more, while exploring Fraboom's interactive
exhibits. Via live streaming video, kids are greeted by name and can ask
questions, all the while playing online games and activities. With new content
being added every week, the on-demand museum provides endless fun for
Fraboom was created by Flying Rhinoceros, a children's entertainment company
based in Portland, Oregon, that specializes in generating engaging educational
content. Flying Rhinoceros wants to see families inspired together and hopes
to foster these connections by offering creative experiences through books,
cartoons, classroom materials, websites, live presentations and interactive
NTT Communications is also excited to provide free Fraboom access to all of
the employees of its existing and prospective customers. To establish free
unlimited access to the Fraboom Online Children’s Museum, companies should
contact their NTT representative, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. NTT
Communications supports Fraboom thorough its Tier-1 Global IP Network.
Please click here to view the NTT Communications’ Corporate Social
Responsibility Report 2012.
About NTT Communications
NTT Communications provides consultancy, architecture, security and cloud
services to optimize the information and communications technology (ICT)
environments of enterprises. These offerings are backed by the company’s
worldwide infrastructure, including leading global tier-1 IP network, Arcstar
Universal One™ VPN network reaching 160 countries/regions, and over 140 secure
data centers. NTT Communications’ solutions leverage the global resources of
NTT Group companies including Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA.
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