Partners

PTC works with companies, non-profits, and other organizations to build a more purposeful and connected community around the interest of the ICT industry and the population we all enable.

From year-round sponsors to collaborators to supporting media, PTC’s partners offer invaluable support to increase the visibility and profile of PTC events, activities, and initiatives.

26FIVE TECH is the specialized technology practice of 26FIVE Global Lab. As growth management and transformation specialists, we work with global technology companies to trigger, drive and accelerate your fastest growing phases.

We create differentiation, help build relevance and orchestrate customer engagement to directly impact business value, through driving revenue, boosting market valuation, preparing for M&A and/or IPO.

Experiences include Accenture, Arbinet, Atos, DE-CIX, Global Crossing, Equinix, Tata Communications, VEON/VimpelCom and Vodafone amongst others.

Global Cloud Xchange (GCX) offers a comprehensive portfolio of solutions customized for carriers, enterprises and new media companies. GCX owns the world’s largest private undersea cable system spanning more than 66,000 route kms, with over 1,500 points of presence, which sets the foundation for a robust Global Service Delivery Platform. With connections to key business markets spanning Asia, North America, Europe and the Middle East, GCX delivers leading edge next generation Enterprise solutions to more than 200 countries globally across its Cloud Delivery Network. www.globalcloudxchange.com

Paul Hastings LLP is an international law firm of 22 offices linking the world’s leading financial and commercial centers. With over 35 practitioners, our Telecommunications, Media and Technology Practice covers all subsectors with broad expertise: structuring and financing projects; regulatory counseling and advocacy (local, national and international); commercial transactions; regulatory and corporate compliance; and legislative representation before domestic and international forums. The scope of our Practice is international, and it is expanding.

For more information, please visit www.paulhastings.com.

Event Sponsors help make specific events possible through significant monetary and/or in-kind contributions.

The ACC is the most sought-after telecom conference in Asia, where today’s industry leaders from the telecommunications industry including wholesale fixed and mobile carriers, network and infrastructure providers, applications and service developers, handset and equipment manufacturers, and entertainment and content distributors meet to conduct business, and build relationships.

APTelecom is a leading facilities-based telecom consulting company and service provider specializing in global connectivity, cloud solutions and emerging market advisory-based solutions. APTelecom combines superior quality, cost-competitive telecom products with strategic advisory and cloud solutions. APTelecom improves networks, facilitates growth, and manages change for its clients in the call center, security services, and data center space. APTelecom differentiates itself through quality, integrity, and innovation across their entire suite of products and services in emerging markets.

Asia Video Industry Association

The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) is the trade association for the video industry and ecosystem in Asia Pacific. It serves to make the video industry stronger and healthier through promoting the common interests of its members. AVIA is the interlocutor for the industry with governments across the region, leads the fight against video piracy and provides insight into the video industry through reports and conferences aimed to support a vibrant video industry.

Founded in 2000 Capacity Media is an essential source of news and events in today’s telecommunications wholesale carrier and service provider marketplace and focuses on the critical business issues that carriers face in the rapidly changing telecoms market.

Through its portfolio of Capacity magazine and 24 large scale global events including Capacity Europe, International Telecoms Week (ITW), the Global Carrier Awards as well as networking receptions, carrier directories and an online news source, Capacity Media is a vital source of business intelligence for the global carrier industry.

CASBAA is the Asia Pacific region’s largest non-profit media association, serving the multi-channel audio-visual content creation and distribution industry. Established in 1991, CASBAA has grown with the industry to include digital multichannel television, content, platforms, advertising, and video delivery. Encompassing some 500 million connections within a footprint across the region, CASBAA works to be the authoritative voice for multichannel TV; promoting even-handed and market-friendly regulation, IP protection and revenue growth for subscription and advertising, while promoting global best practices.

The Connect-World magazines are a forum for the highest-level ICT decision makers, to discuss the impact of ICT upon regional development. Connect-World publishes editions for Asia-Pacific, AME, EMEA, Europe, India, Latin America, North America, and Global. Authors are ICT leaders of industry, governments, regulators, international organisations, legal experts, bankers and their advisors. 22,000 copies of each edition of Connect-World are delivered to decision-makers of leading international companies.

Connect-World is also a major sponsor of trade shows. www.connect-world.com.

eCLIC (emergency Communications Leadership & Innovation Center) is a multi-year collaborative effort within the DMI (Disaster Management Initiative) of Carnegie Mellon University Silicon Valley. eCLIC collaborators have been active participants in dozens of major Local, State, National and Multinational HA/DR (Humanitarian Assistance/Disaster Relief) planning, leadership improvement, and technology innovation collaborations. The eCLIC mantra is: “Move from Chaos to Synergy – with a Whole of Society Approach”.

The IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) is a leading global community comprised of a diverse set of professionals with a common interest in advancing all communications and networking technologies. ComSoc has over 29,000 members in more than 149 countries.

ComSoc is paving the way for advancements in 5G, SDN, IoT, Green ICT, fiber optics and more. In addition to one-day events, conferences, and workshops, ComSoc offers educational opportunities including the IEEE WCET certification program and training. For more information, visit www.comsoc.org.

International Telecommunications Society (ITS) is an association of professionals in 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.

IWCE (International Wireless Communications Expo) is the premier annual event for critical communications, featuring an exhibit hall with over 400 exhibitors and a five-day comprehensive conference program. Over 7,000 individuals attend from a diverse group of industry professionals including product distribution, government, public safety, critical infrastructure, business enterprise and more. IWCE 2018 will be held March 5-9 in Orlando, FL.

The hype for 5G has reached fever pitch, as the marketing battle between operators is already upon us. Behind the scenes however, the various technologies and business models that are going to drive it are far from defined. Will 5G ever be able to replace the wired broadband connection to the home? How will the 5G enterprise opportunity develop? And what types of services and applications will edge compute architectures be able to deliver? From fixed wireless, to edge computing, CBRS, vRAN, 5G Transport, dynamic spectrum sharing and more, the Next Gen Wireless Networks Summit will dive into all of the key trends that are impacting the future of mobile networks.

SubOptic

SubOptic SubOptic is an industry-lead and driven association. Focused on the fiber-optic subsea ecosystem SubOptic is working to effectuate vital advancement, education, and collaboration across the greater global communications infrastructure industry. By creating and driving participation across working groups, forums, conferences, and educational partnerships to aid in overall industry workforce development and sustainability, SubOptic delivers critical avenues for the alignment, improvement, and future of the subsea industry.

TeleGeography 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, conferences, training solutions and electronic publications. We own a portfolio of B2B brands and have been sparking ideas, innovations and relationships that transform business for over 30 years. Using our global footprint, we bring innovators, disrupters and change agents together, discussing and demonstrating the technology, strategies and personalities that are changing the way the world does business.

WFN Strategies designs, engineers and implements submarine optical cable systems for commercial clients, which have utilized repeatered and unrepeatered technologies, and have been transoceanic, regional, or festoon in scope. We have been involved with all aspects of implementing telecommunications systems and Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) – from feasibility studies through capital budgeting to engineering, purchasing, and installation to commissioning & testing.

Since 1985, the World Teleport Association (WTA) has been the only trade association that focuses on the business of satellite communications from the ground up. At the core of its membership are the world’s most innovative operators of teleports, from independents to multinationals, niche service providers to global hybrid carriers.

ChannelVision is a bi-monthly magazine read by channel partners selling all manner of voice, data, access, managed and business services – both on premises and “in the cloud” – primarily in the small/medium business space. With huge 27,000 controlled circluation – 9,150 Telecom Agents, 9,100 VARs and 8,750 Carriers/NSPs. Visit www.channelvisionmag.com.

CommsUpdate is a free daily email summary of the top telecom news stories globally, from telecom market research firm TeleGeography. Delivered to more than 16,000 subscribers every morning, each issue summarizes the latest industry news and includes links to more complete articles. To learn more or to subscribe, please register here.

HOT TELECOM is one of the most innovative and creative telecom research and consulting companies in the industry. It has been supporting Tier-1 and Tier-2 operators on a global basis for over 16 years, more particularly on the subjects of international and wholesale.

More recently, our team has been working with many of the world’s telecom service providers to help them define their transformation strategy and has published several articles and reports on the subject.

InterGlobix

InterGlobix Magazine is the first magazine of its kind focused on Data Centers, Connectivity, Luxury and Lifestyle. An ode to the data center industry, it recognizes the key shapers behind this relatively young industry. It delves deep into the lifestyle of the most successful industry personalities providing our readers their personal stories. An indispensable guide for industry enthusiasts with a unique blend of industry experts’ opinions, datacenter technology innovations, subsea-terrestrial fiber sectors and lifestyle elements.

ISE (ICT Solutions & Education) connects network evolution professionals with innovative solutions and concise education across the rapidly changing ICT landscape. As the lines separating telephone, Internet and television companies continue to blur, ISE in the resource telecom providers have trusted for over 30 years. Visit www.isemag.com for information. Or Subscribe Now to ISE magazine.

Celebrating 15 years of success, Jaymie Scotto & Associates (JSA) is the preeminent provider of Public Relations, Marketing and Event Planning services for telecom, data center and tech companies. Awarded ‘Most Outstanding Telecoms PR Agency’ by LiveWire for two years in a row, our success is attributed to our skilled JSA team, innovative tools, and established media and industry relationships, allowing us to deliver the finest outreach and brand awareness services available – with measurable ROI.

Light Reading is an independent B2B digital media platform providing daily news analysis and insight for the global communications networking and services industry. Our broad readership and solid reputation make us the leading resource for telecom, mobile and cable network operators, cloud services players and all the companies that develop and supply them with technology, applications and professional services.

Satellite Evolution Asia is the number one satellite magazine in the Asia-Pacific with a reputation second to none. This must-read magazine delivers timely information in an informative and easy to read fashion. Well known for its informative Question & Answer sessions with top executives, Satellite Evolution Asia is at the forefront of the fast changing satellite industry.

Satnews Publishers is a leader in the delivery of timely and accurate news and data for the commercial and military satellite industries. SatNews publications include SatNews Daily, Weekly, Mobile, SatMagazine and MilsatMagazine. SatNews also hosts the annual Satellite Innovation Symposium (October) and SmallSat Symposium (February). Visit www.satnews.com.

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 SpaceNews.com 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.

SubCable World

SubCableWorld (SCW) is a news and information service that changes the way the submarine cable industry is covered. It presents the latest news and analysis from the submarine fiber optic and power cable industry, as well as real-time analysis of the market. The result is a thorough and comprehensive service that tracks the drivers and constrainers of what can be a volatile industry. SCW is a must-read for cable system developers, system suppliers, and marine services companies.

Submarine Telecoms Forum is the submarine cable industry’s first electronic, dedicated magazine, RSS Feed, streaming video service, and the platform for discourse on submarine telecom cable and network operations, and our authors and advertisers enjoy unequaled market visibility. SubTel Forum is free to its 60,000+ readers in 115 countries.

Telecom Asia, launched in 1990, is Asia’s leading source of telco news and provides daily coverage and analysis through its websites, conferences, publications and research. Produced by global business information provider Questex, Telecom Asia has also hosted the Telecom Asia awards, the region’s longest-running telecom awards, since 1997.

Telecom Review North America (NA) is a “B to B” focused magazine that targets telecom, ICT and technology industry executives, as well as those who have an interest in this field. Telecom Review NA is available in high quality print edition, a twice per month digital edition, online and in a free mobile app using Android or Apple operating systems. We look forward to working with you on all of your branding and advertising needs.

Total Telecom meets the information and research needs of more than 100,000 monthly unique users in the Global Communications industry. It is the leading communications link between end users and vendors, carriers and resellers of telecommunications technology and services.

Total Telecom uses its experience and expertise to provide a variety of publications, specialist reports, supplements and events throughout the year, such as the Global 100 Operators report, e-newsletters & the World Communications Awards.

Via Satellite is the leading global satellite magazine, providing expert business analysis and technical insights into the satellite, telecom, wireless and space industries. The readers of Via Satellite are provided with timely and valuable editorial, essential in remaining competitive and profitable in the global satellite marketplace. Coverage includes current and evolving applications, infrastructure issues, technology, business and regulatory developments worldwide. For more information on our products and to sign up for free trial subscriptions go to www.satellitetoday.com/via