Pacific Telecommunications Council

Complete Program


Tuesday 22 January 2013

10.30 – 11.10   

Is the Future of Telcos Mobile or Untethered?

Location: Coral 3

Preferences people have for applications and devices now decisively shape telecom business opportunities. But new ways of creating networks also are shaping what is possible. This wide-ranging discussion will look at the fundamental trends, with particular emphasis on the “untethered” nature of modern communications.


Gary Kim, Editor, IP Carrier,


Minoru Etoh, Director, NTT DOCOMO R&D Strategy Dept. and SVP, DOCOMO, Japan

Norman Fekrat, Industry Consultant, Advisory Board Member, USA

Andy Warner, Manager, Access Team, Google, Singapore

PTC'13 Sponsors

PTC'13 Diamond Sponsor

Tata Communications

PTC'13 Platinum Sponsors

Bharti Airtel Ciena Equinix O3b Sify

PTC'13 Gold Sponsors

CITIC Telecom InternationalCITIC Telecom International CPC LimitedCenturyLinkChina TelecomChina UnicomComcast Wholesale ServicesCoreSiteHutchison Global CommunicationsInfineraLevel 3 CommunicationsPCCW GlobalPacnetVerizon Global Wholesaletw telecom

PTC'13 Silver Sponsors

AT&T WirelessDeutsche TelekomIntelsatKTPacific Digital SignsRed Pocket MobileTelus

PTC'13 Bronze Sponsors

ATLANTIC-ACMBiznet NetworksDBL TelecomPaul HastingsRedcomSouthern CrossSubOptic 2013Telecom Italia SparkleTransaction Network ServicesTE SubcomTransaction Network ServicesVirtelaXtera