Broadcast Zone

Gaylord National Convention Center, National Harbor, MD

Explore communications challenges and what solutions are viable for the military. The Military Forum is solutions-focused, providing you with expertise, lessons learned and advice from the veterans who have been there before, and covers satellite advancements in the international government, military and civil space sectors.


Experience the latest advancements in content delivery and consumption. Immerse yourself in sessions and drill deep into topics of importance to you with conference content designed specifically for broadcasters.


Communications to a vessel in the middle of a body of water are very limited in options – satellite is a key component to keeping cruise ships, tankers and other vessels connected.  SATELLITE provides a forum where the maritime community can discuss the unique challenges they face in everyday operations.


From connecting multiple office locations to keeping remote employees connected, SATELLITE has the communications solutions you need to keep your business moving forward and the cutting-edge technology to stay one step ahead of the competition.


Mobile satellite services (MSS) provide a wealth of communications applications that are used in a range of activities, from day-to-day operations, to transmitting video, voice and data in a war zone. As the landscape of MSS changes, it is important to stay up-to-date on the latest applications and technology in the MSS marketplace.


Broadcast Zone

Get the inside scoop on cutting-edge satellite broadcasting applications in Ultra HD, learn about the latest standards and find the tools you’ll need to maximize your fixed and mobile infrastructure.

Check out the sessions from the Broadcast Forum at SATELLITE 2015 for a sneak peak at this year’s content:

Enhancing the Quality of the Interactive TV Experience over Satellite
Moderator: Jimmy Schaeffler, Chairman & CSO, The Carmel Group

  • Antonio Arcidiacono, Director of Innovation, Eutelsat
  • Avi Barda, President, Ayecka Communication Systems
  • Rich Currier, SVP, Marketing & Sales, SSL
  • Roger Franklin, CEO, CRYSTAL

DVB-S2X: An Industry in Transition
Moderator: Thomas Wrede, VP, SES

  • Gerard Faria, CTO, Teamcast
  • Joe Santoru, Chief Scientist, Communications Systems Engineering, DIRECTV
  • Peter Siebert, Executive Director, DVB Project
  • Frederik Simoens, VP of Product Management, Newtec

Ka-Band Aggregation with Cellular Bonding: Pros and Cons for Portable Broadcasting
Moderator: Thomas Jennings, President, Accelerated Media Technologies, Inc.

  • Bogdan Frusina, CTO & Co-Founder, Dejero Labs
  • Dean Jordan, Business Development, ViaSat Inc.
  • O’Brian McKinley, Senior Director, Broadcast and Network Solutions, DataPath, Inc.
  • Mike Savello, VP, LiveU

How Satellite Software-Over-the-Air is Beating Out Terrestrial in an IP Broadcast Showdown
Moderator: Mohammad Marashi, VP, Strategic Innovation, Intelsat

  • Tim Berdon, VP Software Engineering, Globecomm
  • Roger Lanctot, AD, Global Automotive Practice, Strategy Analytics Ltd.
  • Chris Ruff, President & CEO, Uievolution Inc.
  • Nihar Shah, VP, Strategy and Market Intelligence, SES
  • Tom Freeman, SVP Land Mobile, Kymeta Corporation

How Can Satellite Survive in a Unicast World?
Moderator: David Price, Head of TV Business Development, Ericsson

  • Mark Brady, EVP, Astrapi Corporation
  • Ignacio Gonzalez-Nunez, VP Business Development & Regulatory Strategy, Eutelsat Americas
  • David Lewis, CEO, Satellite TV & Broadband Business Development
  • Brent Perrott, Owner, Hunter Communications, Inc.

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TV5Monde CEO: No Ultra-HD Until Global HD is Reached

Eusanet, Eutelsat Roll Out Satellite Wi-Fi Solution in Germany

NSSLGlobal Demos Wi-Fi for British Royal Navy, Enables Maritime BYOD

DLR Joins Space Data Association

Advantech Wireless completes LATAM VSAT Delivery

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