Supporting Organizations

Supporting organizations support PTC by promoting the organization’s events, activities, and initiatives and trading in-kind services with PTC.

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.

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 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.

SubOptic is a non-profit, non-incorporated international organization, which is steered and sponsored by leading members of the telecommunications industry. SubOptic 2016, its ninth conference in a series dating from 1986, was held in Dubai during April 2016, attended by nearly 700 attendees from over 200 companies representing 60 countries. Details of its next conference, SubOptic 2019, will be announced during PTC’17 and additional information will then be posted on its website at www.suboptic.org.

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, conference, training solutions and electronic publications. Terrapinn owns a portfolio of B2B brands.

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.

Supporting Media

A class of Supporting Organizations, Supporting Media are traditional and online media organizations that support PTC by trading in-kind services and further increasing the visibility and profile of PTC activities.

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 19,000 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.

ISE magazine (formerly OSP magazine) is the most trusted educational and solutions resource for 21,000 professionals across the ICT industry. Each month, ISE delivers 20+ educational articles and showcases leading technology solutions in an approachable and interesting format. ISE magazine is the foundation for the entire ISE brand. It has connected advertisers with key buyers and decision-makers for more than 30 years. For more information or to subscribe to ISE magazine, visit www.isemag.com.

Light Reading is the market-leading source of information for the world’s communications service providers. We influence personal and corporate strategy by analyzing technology, people, and investments. As part of the Light Reading Communications Network, Light Reading combines its award-winning online communities with the industry’s most trusted telecom research brands, Heavy Reading and Pyramid Research, to contribute to the only integrated business information platform in the industry.

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. Our data products include the International Satellite Directory and SatFinder, both industry standard tools.

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.

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 is Asia’s leading source of news on the telco industry, providing daily coverage and analysis of trends and developments. Launched in 1990, Telecom Asia covers the industry through its online media, conferences, publications and research reports. The group also produces the annual Telecom Asia awards, the region’s longest-running telecom industry awards, held every year 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