19 December 2007 - Junction Ltd. today announced the latest speakers for its industry leading event, the IPTV World Forum (www.iptv-forum.com). The announcement comes as over 130 exhibitors have already confirmed their presence at the show, which is being held from 12th to 14th March at Olympia in London.
The conference will feature over 400 speakers from the telecom, cable, satellite and mobile industries, discussing the latest IPTV developments and issues facing the market.
Key show speakers now include: Jean Charles De Keyser, Chief Executive of the Board at Skynet Belgacom TV; Tim Pearson, Director of Digital TV at Orange UK; Marc Watson, Commercial Director of BT Vision; Daniel O’Callaghan, Principal Member of Technical Staff at Verizon; Marc Schwarz, IPTV Senior Manager of Deutsche Telecom, Germany; Thor Jes Thorisson, CTO of Siminn, Iceland; Vincent Dureau, Head of TV Technology at Google; Stefan France, Vice President of TV International, France Telecom; Mary Turner, CEO of Tiscali, Christine Mitchell, Head of Content and Strategic Partnerships at Talk Talk and Franz Kurath, Director of Business Development, AT&T, USA.
“The calibre of speakers booked for next years event is testament to the importance the industry places on the IPTV World Forum,” comments Ian Johnson, Managing Director at Junction. “With the continuing growth of converging communications, events such as this are imperative to the continued development of IPTV technologies in the industry. With the addition of new conference streams this show is really the leading IP video based show worldwide”
The IPTV World Forum will also be co-located with The Connected Home – www.the-connected-home.co.uk; IP Cable – www.ip-cable.net; interactive TV advertising show – www.interactive-tv-advertising.com; Satellite 2.0 – www.iptv-forum.com/satellite; TVOverNet - www.tvover-net.com and Mobile TV World Summit – www.mobiletvworldsummit.com.
The IPTV World Forum is hosted by Junction Group, specialists in events for the digital technology market. www.iptv-forum.com .