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GlobaFone CEO Lou Altman to Speak at International Disaster Management Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana

January 5, 2012

Altman Discusses the Influence of Satcom on Disaster Management Strategies in a Session to Benefit Telecom Managers and Analysts, Procurement Agents, and Contracting Officers

Portsmouth, New Hampshire (PRWEB) January 05, 2012

GlobaFone, a leading multi-carrier satellite service provider has announced CEO and founder Lou Altman has been invited to speak at the upcoming International Disaster Conference and Expo (ICDE) in New Orleans, on Thursday, January 19, at 2 p.m. Altman´s industry presentation will provide an overview of the satellite communication industry and why the technology is so necessary to disaster management and business continuity protocols for every corporation and government agency.

“Businesses and government agencies are increasingly relying on satellite communications for business continuity and emergency response”, said Jimmy Mouton, Director ICDE 2012. “No one knows more about ‘Satcom’ than GlobaFone’s Lou Altman, and we look forward to his insights on the present and future of this critical communications format.”

The conference which runs from Monday January 16, to Thursday, January 19, 2012 will include keynote speakers such as FEMA Director Craig Fugate and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, as well as dozens of breakout sessions aimed at educating the audience on the latest thinking in emergency and disaster management.

“My goal is to outline the role of satellite phones and data solutions when it comes to rapid emergency management response, and keeping businesses up and running when radio and cell towers have reached their capacity,” said Altman. “Whether the technology is new to you or your organization has an existing solution in place, participants will walk away with an understanding of emerging trends, cost saving techniques and Satcom education“¦ The industry has evolved dramatically over the past decade making data, tracking, and voice communication more manageable than ever and I look forward to communicating these capabilities to the audience.”

ABOUT GLOBAFONE:

GlobaFone of Portsmouth, NH, is an award-winning, leading service provider of satellite voice and data solutions to Federal, State and Local Governments, and corporate clients. GlobaFone solutions include five brands of satellite communications — Iridium, Inmarsat, Globalstar, Thuraya and VSAT. GlobaFone provides both satellite and cellular service for rent or lease with coverage across the planet.

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