Submarine Networks World Africa 2012 - FREE seminars

FREE seminars and conferences

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DAY 1
Broadband Seminar
Theatre One: Tuesday 22 May 2012
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10:30
Realising revenue streams through satellite internet
Toral Patel, Senior Manager; Commercial Develepment, SES Broadband Services
11:15
Dimensioning parameters of broadband satellite systems
Pascal Bert, Business Development & Advanced studies, Thales Alenia Space
 
12:00
Ka Band satellite services and their benefits to Africa
Mike Fiddes, Sales Director: Middle East and Africa, Avanti Communications Group
13:30
"WACS - an enabler for growth"
Vishen Maharaj, Executive: Special projects, Broadband Infraco
 
14:15
Optimising the Broadband business model for customers and service providers
Dawie de Wet, Chief Executive Officer, Q-KON
 
15:00
The truths and myths about satellite broadband networks
Robert Bell, Director of Strategic Marketing, Gilat Satellite Networks
 
DAY 1
Transmission and Distribution
Theatre Two: Tuesday 22 May 2012
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10:30
Why latency matters for mobile
David Burr, Vice President: Product Development, O3b Networks
11:15
Reliable, efficient & cost effective distribution of capacity through VSAT service
Meike Langer, Director Marketing & Sales, CETel
12:00
The benefits to Africa of using small satellites to meet broadband and broadcasting needs
Owen Hawkins, Business Development Manager, Surrey Satellite Technology Limited
13:30
The emerging of multi channel TV platforms in Africa
Arie Vered, Sales Director: Africa, Satlink Communications
14:15
Last mile penetration
Faraj Elamari, Chief Executive Officer, RascomStar-QAF
15:00
How carriers are delivering cost effective connectivity
Puleng Sejanamane, Chief Executive Officer, Broadband Infraco
 
DAY 1
Broadcasting
Theatre Three: Tuesday 22 May 2012
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PRESENTATION
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10:30
Role of satellite in developing the future of Africa's broadcasting markets
Christoph Limmer, Market Development and Marketing: Africa: SES
11:15
Connectivity from mobile to temporarily remote office
Tom Redeker, Commercial Manager, Radio Holland, South Africa
12:00
Trends in HDTV advertising, both regionally and internationally
Gerhard Painter, Director & Paul Meyer, Managing Director, Luma
 
13:30
How to make your business digitally ready within the African market
Gerhard Painter, Director & Paul Meyer, Managing Director, Luma
 
14:15
Maximising your channels potential
Alan Hird, Chief Executive Officer, Globecast
 
15:45
Affordable broadband Internet access solutions for Sub- Saharan Africa
Jean-Francois Fremaux, Director of Business Development, Eutelsat
DAY 1
Last Mile Connectivity
Theatre Four: Tuesday 22 May 2012
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10:30
Rural broadband provision
Ishmael Makitla, Researcher, CSIR, South Africa
 
12:00
Accelerating fibre deployments – roles and responsibilities
Juanita Clark, Chief Executive Officer, FTTH Council, Africa
 
13:30
VSAT cost efficiency and innovation for remote access
Dr Gerrit Genis , Managing Director, Maxwell Technology
 
14:15
Achieving maximum broadband penetration in Africa
Bill Hearmon, Chief Executive Officer, 4G African Broadband Forum, South Africa
 
15:00
Hybrid network delivery - redundancy, reliability, and reach
Vinay Patel, Regional Director: Sub-Saharan Africa, Hughes Networks Systems
DAY 2
Broadband
Theatre One: Wednesday 23 May 2012
TIME
PRESENTATION
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10:30
Realising revenue streams through satellite internet
Toral Patel, Senior Manager: Commercial Development, SES Broadband Services
11:15
Ka Band satellite services and their benefits to Africa
Mike Fiddes, Sales Director: Middle East and Africa, Avanti Communications Group
12:00
Access to affordable broadband
David Hartshorn, Secretary General, Global VSAT forum
 
13:30
The truths and myths about satellite broadband networks
Robert Bell, Director of Strategic Marketing, Gilat Satellite Networks
14:15
Optimising the Broadband business model for customers and service providers
Dawie de Wet, Chief Executive Officer, Q-KON
 
15:00
Dimensioning parameters of broadband satellite systems
Pascal Bert, Business Development & Advanced Studies, Thales Alenia Space
 
DAY 2
Transmission and Distribution
Theatre Two: Wednesday 23 May 2012
TIME
PRESENTATION
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10:30
Why latency matters for mobile
David Burr, Vice President: Product Development, O3b Networks
11:15
The benefits to Africa of using small satellites to meet broadband and broadcasting needs
Owen Hawkins, Business Development Manager, Surrey Satellite Technology Limited
12:00
Measurement instruments in the digital world
Gino Salocchi, Director of Sales, Rover Laboratories S.P.A
 
13:30
Multi-standard monitoring systems
Enrico Milani, Broadcast Product Manager, Rover Laboratories S.P.A
 
14:15
Reliable, efficient & cost effective distribution of capacity through VSAT service
Meike Langer, Director Marketing and Sales, CETel
15:00
The emerging of multi channel TV platforms in Africa
Arie Vered, Sales Director: Africa, Satlink Communications
DAY 2
Broadcasting
Theatre Three: Wednesday 23 May 2012
TIME
PRESENTATION
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10:30
Role of satellite in developing the future of Africa's broadcasting markets
Christoph Limmer, Market development & Marketing Africa, SES
11:15
Effective usage of satellite services (C,Ku,Ka and L band)
Tom Redeker, Commercial Manager, Radio Holland, South Africa
12:00
Trends in HDTV advertising, both regionally and internationally
Gerhard Painter, Director & Paul Meyer, Managing Director, Luma
 
13:30
How to make your business digitally ready within the African market
Gerhard Painter, Director & Paul Meyer, Managing Director, Luma
 
14:15
Maximising your channels potential
Alan Hird, Chief Executive Officer, Globecast
 
15:45
Driving Broadcasting services via satellite in Africa
Mr Gaethen Donlap Kouanga, Sales Manager: Africa, Eutelsat
DAY 2
Last Mile Connectivity
Theatre Four: Wednesday 23 May 2012
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10:30
Dark fibre network design and implementation
Geoff Daniell, Telecommunications Specialist, CSIR
 
11:15
FTTx in South Africa, making the business case work
Frans Verwood, Executive Director: Stategy and Buisness Development, Atec
 
12:00
VSAT cost efficiency and innovation from remote access
Dr Gerrit Genis, Managing Director, Maxwell Technology
 
13:30
Accelerating fibre deployments – roles and responsibilities
Juanita Clark, Chief Executive Officer, FTTH Council, Africa
 
14:15
Last mile penetration
Faraj Elamari, Chief Executive Officer, RascomStar QAF
15:00
Cable broadband - delivering FTTx
Marten Scheffer, General Manager of Network Engineering, Neotel, South Africa
 
15:45
Hybrid network delivery - redundancy, reliability and reach
Vinay Patel, Regional Director: Sub-Saharan Africa, Hughes Network Systems