Pacific Telecommunications Council

Supporting Organizations

Business Monitor International

Business Monitor International Established in 1984, Business Monitor International is a leading print and online publisher of specialist business information on global emerging markets. Our range of daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly services covers political risk, macroeconomic performance, outlook and forecast, industry sectors and the business operating environment. BMI also publishes directories and CD-ROMs profiling multinational companies active in emerging markets. We also publish a number of reports specifically on the Telecoms sector.


CANTO 29th Conference & Trade Exhbition will showcase companies that manufacture and distribute telecommunications products and services offering in-depth information on the latest developments in voice, data, image, e-Content and multimedia captured in over 70 plus exhibits.

The conference on the other hand will feature discourse on key issues impacting Broadband from a panel of experts on topics such as: acclerating broadband in the Caribbean-Ministerial round table, driving economic value through Broadband, delivering broadband in the region, regional Caribbean Broadband framework, enabling Broadband technologies, Broadband sustainability.

China Satellite

The China Satellite 2013 Conference and Exhibition is the largest scaled and most historic satellite gathering event in China. As an important part of the driving forces for the China Satellite industry, it has been being strongly supported by many China governmental and academic organizations. At that time, there will be much insider analysis on China market and its developing trend given by the professionals. Almost all the representatives from the government, technology bureaus and even the military will be present on this occasion.

Connect World

Having recently celebrated their 15th anniversary, the Connect-World series of magazines is a forum where the highest-level decision makers in the ICT industry can air their views regarding the impact these technologies have upon regional and global development.

Connect-World publishes editions for each of the world’s major regions: Africa and the Middle East, Asia-Pacific, EMEA, Europe, India, Latin America and North America. Connect-World also publishes a yearly Global issue, as well as special editions to commemorate special events, shows and exhibitions, e.g. the WSIS in Tunisia, in November 2005.

Global Sources

Global Sources is a leading business-to-business media company and a primary facilitator of trade with Greater China.

The core business facilitates trade between Asia and the world using English-language media such as online marketplaces (, print and digital magazines, sourcing research reports, private sourcing events, and trade shows.

More than 1 million international buyers, including 95 of the world’s top 100 retailers, use these services to obtain product and company information to help them source more profitably from overseas supply markets. These services also provide suppliers with integrated marketing solutions to build corporate image, generate sales leads and win orders from buyers in more than 240 countries and territories.


Founded in 1977, IDATE is one of Europe’s foremost market analysis and consulting firms, whose mission is to provide assistance in strategic decision-making for its clients in the Telecom, Internet and Media industries. Over the years, IDATE has become one of Europe’s foremost centres of market analysis and debate, specialised in the telecommunications, internet and media industry markets.
The DigiWorld Programme was created several years back to support those Institute initiatives that embody the originality of this European forum for debate and experience-sharing which is at the heart of the “IDATE project”.

Information Gatekeepers, Inc. (IGI)

Information Gatekeepers, Inc. (IGI), headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, is an internationally recognized publisher, consultancy, trade show organizer, and information service provider in the fields of telecommunications, fiber optics, optical networks, high-speed Internet access, wireless, and the emerging telecom markets, such as China, India, Russia, Brazil, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Middle East, and South America. IGI publishes over 25 newsletters in the telecommunications field and over 20 market studies a year.

International Institute of Communications

The International Institute of Communications is a leading independent membership organisation focused on global telecommunications, media and digital media policy and regulation, and their impact on business and society. It offers the opportunity to share experiences between practising communications professionals, policymakers, regulators and academics and publishes Intermedia, reviewing key developments in telecommunications and media policy, regulatory affairs, emergent ICT trends and especially the impact of the Internet across the entire communications industry.

International Telecommunications Society (ITS)

International Telecommunications Society (ITS) is an independent, non-aligned and not-for-profit organization with a worldwide network of nearly 400 members from the academic, private sector and government communities. Members of our professional association are engaged in every segment of the evolving communications sector, including telephony, computing, Internet, broadcasting, content (media) and related industries. Our goal is to provide a forum where people can meet to identify developing business and regulatory issues and share new findings, public policy ideas and research methodologies.

IPv6 Forum

IPv6 Forum The IPv6 Forum is a world-wide consortium of leading Internet service vendors, National Research & Education Networks (NRENs) and international ISPs, with a clear mission to promote IPv6 by improving market and user awareness, creating a quality and secure Next Generation Internet and allowing world-wide equitable access to knowledge and technology. The key focus of the IPv6 Forum today is to provide technical guidance for the deployment of IPv6. IPv6 Summits are organized by the IPv6 Forum and staged in various locations around the world to provide industry and market with the best available information on this rapidly advancing technology.


Since 1989, SpaceNews
 has been providing decision-makers in the industry with timely and comprehensive space and satellite news, giving them the competitive intelligence they need to succeed. In addition to print, decision-makers turn to throughout the day for breaking news and analysis and to get vital information that is simply not available anywhere else. With our comprehensive coverage of the industry, SpaceNews provides a critical perspective that our readers have come to rely on.


 is a telecom market research and consulting firm. We conduct in-depth, primary research on a limited number of key subjects and provide users access to these data through online reports and databases. Our main research areas include: undersea cables; international Internet networks; and international long distance traffic, service providers, and pricing. Since 1989, our data have provided guidance to thousands of clients, including service providers, equipment makers, investors, and governments.


Terrapinn is a business media company. Our products are trade exhibitions, conference, training solutions and electronic publications. Terrapinn owns a portfolio of B2B brands. For more information, please visit

TM Forum

TM Forum’s Digital Disruption 2013 (October 28-31, San Jose)

Digital Disruption is ready to help you understand the opportunities and challenges of delivering profitable services in today’s disruptive market. You’ll engage with and learn from the experiences of over 150 speakers – the industry’s foremost experts – and have a chance to network with more than 1000 other new business partners, clients and colleagues!

Special Offer $300 one day silver pass – use voucher code P6GSPR to register –

Vietnam Telecomp

Established since 1992, Vietnam Telecomp, concurrently held with Vietnam Internet & IT/ Vietnam Electronics, will be commenced on 20-23 November 2013 at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. With the expected scale of exhibition of 9,000 sqm, the events serve as the best platform for ICT and Mobile technology to explore business and partnership opportunities in Vietnam and to cater the needs of neighboring countries.

PTC'14 Sponsors

Diamond Sponsor

Tata Communications

Platinum Sponsors

Bharti Airtel Ciena Ciena Equinix O3b

Gold Sponsors

CITIC Telecom InternationalCITIC Telecom International CPC LimitedCenturyLinkChina TelecomChina Unicom AmericasComcast Wholesale ServicesHutchison Global CommunicationsInfineraLevel 3 CommunicationsPCCW GlobalPacnetShaw BusinessTridentVerizon Global Wholesaletw telecom

Silver Sponsors

CoreSiteDeutsche TelekomIEEEIEEEKTPacific Digital Signs

Bronze Sponsors

ATLANTIC-ACMBiznet NetworksBTDBL TelecomMitsubishi ElectricPaul HastingsRedcomSSLSubOpticTelecom Italia SparkleTelusTransaction Network ServicesVodafone