Global VSAT 2016

Event details

Description Dates Location
VSAT 2016 'Connecting New Industries and Markets via Next Generation Satellite Communications' - In partnership with COMSYS and GVF 13 Sep 2016
16 Sep 2016

London, 8 Northumberland Avenue

SES is once again the VSAT Series sponsor of VSAT 2016 Conference which will be held from September 14-16 in London at the 8 Northumberland Avenue.

For the 2nd year the End user Summit on September 13 welcomes leaders from aviation, maritime and oil & gas to debate how VSAT can relate to their specific market applications. VSAT Global 2016 promises a week of debate, discussion, and knowledge-sharing around the biggest issues and trends that are shaping the satellite industry.

Hear from SES’s senior management at the conference titled ‘New Markets, Applications,  and Solutions – Enabled by HTS’ on day-1 as we share our views on how HTS will enable new applications and unlock the potential in various markets—from aeronautical to banking.

If you want to get insights into the evolving maritime market? Join us on day-2 at ‘Revolutionising Maritime Mobility’ as we explore how innovations in satellite technology are impacting maritime businesses and improving the lives of crew through reliable connectivity.

The conference bring together operators, service providers and technology suppliers from all over the world to discuss opportunities and debate the impact of recent announcements in the VSAT space and the wider satellite communications industry. The annual VSAT conference seeks to address our industry’s big questions and provides the platform for information sharing and debate.

Take this opportunity to meet our team. If you are interested in scheduling a meeting please click here.

Register today and get 30% off your ticket rate! Simply enter the VIP code I8WFX/SES/30 to enjoy the discount

14 September 2016
09.40 - 10.10


Driving Growth in the Satellite Industry

Moderator: David Hartshorn, Secretary General, GVF

Simon Gatty Saunt,
Vice President Sales Data & Mobility Services Europe, SES
Jean Philippe Gillet,
Vice President, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Intelsat
Najat Abdulrahman,
Executive Director, Business Development, Yahsat

14 September 2016



New Markets, Applications and Solutions- Enabled by HTS
- How will the additional capacity provided by HTS be used? What applications are possible?
- Examining the potential for satellite connectivity for Maritime, Aero, Cars, Enterprise, e-health, e-education, e-banking and government applications
- What solutions to meet customer needs?
Partnerships with service providers
- How will satellite connectivity be used in these industries? Hybrid network?

Simon Gatty Saunt
Vice President Sales Data & Mobility Services Europe


15 September 2016


Revolutionizing Maritime Mobility
-How innovations in satellite technology are impacting maritime businesses and improving the lives of crew through reliable connectivity.


Stephen Conley
Senior Product Manager, Mobility

We look forward to seeing you at VSAT 2016.