Connectivity Business News, a leading news source in the satellite and connectivity space, today announced a partnership with the Global Satellite Operators Association for the Connectivity Next Summit 2023 taking place on Nov. 13-14 in Atlanta.
The global nonprofit GSOA in June merged with fellow satellite industry association Global VSAT Forum (GVF) to create a unified voice for the industry, the groups told CBN in a group statement.
GSOA’s membership is comprised of CEOs within the satellite industry, many of whose companies will be represented at November’s summit. Some of these companies include:
- Tokyo-based in-orbit services provider Astroscale;
- Englewood, Colo.-based network provider EchoStar (NASDAQ: SATS);
- London-based low Earth orbit connectivity provider OneWeb;
- Luxembourg-based satellite operator SES; and
- Carlsbad, Calif.-based satcom provider Viasat (NYSE: VSAT).
Other companies comprising GSOA membership include Canadian satellite operator Telesat (NASDAQ: TSAT / TSX:TSAT), whose CEO, Dan Goldberg, was named a chair in June. Parisian satellite operator Eutelsat CEO Eva Berneke and Abu Dhabi-based satellite operator Yahsat CEO Ali Al Hashemi were also elected as vice chairs this summer.
GVF and CBN previously partnered with in January 2022, and co-hosted webinars on issues affecting the connectivity industry, ranging from trends in 5G to the investment landscape to connecting antennas to satellites.
Connectivity Business News, which focuses its reporting on investment trends in satellite and terrestrial connectivity, is proud to partner with GSOA for the Connectivity Next Summit 2023, which aims to advance investment in the connectivity ecosystem.
The event includes speakers from the space, satellite and defense industries as well as the financial sector and academia, and is expected to draw attendees from all facets of the connectivity industry, including:
- Satellite operators;
- Satellite manufacturers;
- Telecom companies;
- Technology providers; and
- Satellite service providers.
Connectivity Next Summit, taking place Nov. 13-14 in Atlanta, is the essential event for stakeholders in the satellite and space industry. Learn more and register today to take advantage of our early-bird sale and cast your vote on our Innovation Awards.