2019 has been quite a year for the satellite industry. From major acquisitions to key technological advancements and innovations, this past year has seen a bit of everything. With the COVID-19 pandemic creating shockwaves throughout the world, the satellite industry has not been spared as well.
The consumer market for satellite services is unlikely to be cut during a time of stay-home orders. We have seen a spike in demand for streaming services when the pandemic began to peak and more stringent lockdowns were put in place. It will be interesting to look at how resilient the satellite industry is and how well-poised it is in surmounting the challenges ahead and finding opportunities during the time of COVID-19, as we work towards a global recovery.
9 – 10 November
CABSAT now in its 26th edition presents SATEXPO, the only platform in the MEASA region bringing senior buyers in sat-comms, tech and business solutions together for 3 days under one roof. SATEXPO represents the entire ecosystem of satellite carriers, manufacturers, service providers and integrators serving government and military, maritime, aviation, broadcasters, Telcoís, commercial business enterprises or aerospace industries.
10 – 12 November
The Asia Video Summit is the the annual marquee event of the Asian video industry. Its goal is to take stock, tell the story and assess the state of the video industry as 2020 comes to a close. This year’s summit will be held from 10 – 12 November. Conversations will centre around the State of Free-To-Air and Pay Television, a deep dive into the Streaming Industry and Premium Advertising, the Technology that underpins the entire industry, and what lies ahead for Sports. In addition, there will also be a particular focus on Gender Equality in the Media Industry.