Global Sponsor

The Marlink / Telemar Group provides the maritime industry with an integrated offering of broadband communications, digital solutions, bridge electronics and on-board maintenance. By combining the power of these two long-term, expert organisations, the group is the world’s leading maritime communication, digital solutions and servicing specialist covering all customer segments at sea including: Shipping, Offshore, Cruise & Ferry, Yachting and Fishing.

With more than 800 employees worldwide the newly combined group will be serving at least 1 in 3 vessels operating globally. The Marlink / Telemar Group will provide customers with unrivalled service and support through an enhanced global footprint and worldwide sales and service locations. A global 24/7 helpdesk, specialised competence centres, local presence on all continents and a network of 1000 service points staffed by highly qualified, certified service engineers, will support global customers to operate smarter and safer.

More than 70 years’ experience combined with strong satellite network operator and bridge electronics manufacturer partnerships enables the group to bring the power of broadband communication, maritime bridge technology and service excellence to customers globally, further optimising their business operations and enabling the digital vessels of tomorrow.
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Petabyte Sponsor

Iridium is the only mobile voice and data satellite communications network that spans the entire globe. Iridium enables connections between people, organizations and assets to and from anywhere, in real time. Together with its ever-expanding ecosystem of partner companies, Iridium delivers an innovative and rich portfolio of reliable solutions for markets that require truly global communications. The company has a major development program underway for its next-generation network — Iridium NEXT. Iridium Communications Inc. is headquartered in McLean, Va., U.S.A., and its common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol IRDM. For more information about Iridium products, services and partner solutions, visit:
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Promotional Sponsor

Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace, Transport, Defense and Security markets. With 62,000 employees in 56 countries, Thales reported sales of $15.5 billion in 2015. With over 22,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design and deploy equipment, systems and services to meet the most complex requirements.
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Lunch Sponsor

Intellian is the global leader in maritime satellite antenna technology. Since 2004, the company's focus on research and development has produced a series of market enabling innovations. Today, the world's leading shipping lines, cruise operators, offshore energy firms, and governments choose Intellian to deliver critical connectivity when it matters most. Intellian operates in over 10 offices around the world, including global logistics centers in Asia-Pacific, the Americas and EMEA backed by a network of over 450 partners worldwide. The company is listed on the Korean Stock Exchange, KOSDAQ (189300:KS).
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Welcome Coffee Break Sponsor

We satisfy customers on a global scale with the best support in the Industry

It will always begin and end with our customers.

The world's most advanced satellite antenna systems are the result of a deep commitment to providing our customers with robust and reliable solutions.  

All systems designed by KNS are the result of multi-dimensional technologies combined with distinguishing performances, unmistakable industrial design, and above all, a great passion for building state-of-the-art equipment.

For almost two decades, KNS has been serving customers from all around the world with the highest quality products, customer-friendly service, and industry-leading technical support.  Constantly challenged in the harshest environments, our products are used in mission-critical satellite applications providing a reliable means of communication for Voice and Data Services.

Today, KNS Inc., with its diversified product line-up and core competencies for customized solutions, as well as a global sales & service network, is the world’s leading manufacturer of Satellite Antenna Systems and Solutions for commercial or military applications, and provider of satellite solutions and technical support.
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