Indian telecom players figure big in CommunicAsia exhibitor list

17th April 2012
Indian telecom players figure big in CommunicAsia exhibitor list
From left: Amit Sinha Roy, Vice President, Marketing & Strategy, Global Enterprise Solutions,Tata Communications; Agnes Leung, Senior Project Manager,(Communications Events), Singapore Exhibition Services and R.K. Pathak, Secretary for Telecom Equipment & Services Export Promotion Council in Delhi at the CommunicAsia and BroadcastAsia 2012 launch event in New Delhi.

New Delhi, April 17, 2012 – TheTelecom Equipment & Services Export Promotion Council (TEPC) – an organisation set up by the Indian Ministries of Commerce & Industry and Communications & IT, to promote and develop the export of telecom equipment and services, will be participating at the  upcoming CommunicAsia and BroadcastAsia shows in Singapore, the largest IT shows in Asia-Pac. TEPC’s pavilion will include exhibitors such as Elitecore Technologies Ltd, Indusnet Technologies, Matrix ComsecPvt Ltd, Navigators Software, Nexge Technologies and Space Telelink. 

Says R.K. Pathak, Secretary for TEPC: “This is the third time we are participating in CommunicAsia and that demonstrates opportunity in Asia Pacific region and our faith in Asia’s most distinguished infocomm technology (ICT) and media communications event. The show is very relevant to the ever changing ICT market in South East Asia and features current topics such as mobile broadband, mobile commerce and innovations, next generation services, satellite communications, smartphones & devices and many others. India is also fast emerging as a hi-tech hub for manufacturing of telecom equipment and CommunicAsia provides us an ideal platform to display our technology as well as exchange knowledge with international experts and witness latest trends.”
Tata Communications, a leading provider of communications, leverages its advanced solutions capabilities and domain expertise across its global network to deliver managed solutions to multi-national enterprises, service providers and consumers across the world, will be returning to CommunicAsia for the second time.“Asia is an important geography for Tata Communications and we have specifically chosen to base ourinternational headquarters in Singapore for this reason. CommunicAsia offers us a unique local forum toshowcase our powerful service solutions across sectors and technologies. The event resonated verywell with our customers last year and cemented our faith in CommunicAsia. I have all confidence tha the event will yet again offer us excellent prospects for showcasing our various global technology innovations. It will also give us valuable networking opportunities with potential customers and businesspartners,” says Amit Sinha Roy, Vice President, Marketing & Strategy, Global Enterprise Solutions,Tata Communications.
Other individual Indian exhibitors include Kavveri Telecom, PPC India Pvt Ltd., S M Creative Electronics Limited, and more.
Following the success of last year’s event, which attracted a total of over 53,000 professional attendees from more than 100 countries, attendees to this year’s shows can look forward to newest technologies, products and solutions from 2,000 multinational and small and medium companies. The last edition of CommunicAsia witnessed as many as 59 leading Indian companies taking part. 
Agnes Leung, Senior Project Manager,(Communications Events), Singapore Exhibition Services, comments, “India is a very exciting market in today’s global ICT scenario. Indian exhibitors will truly benefit from CommunicAsia as it provides an efficacious launch pad to showcase the latest and best that technology has to offer. As the only truly international shows in Asia where business professionals across a range of industries come together in one city for one week, and with strong support and endorsement from over 20 leading trade associations including Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU), Asia-Pacific Satellite Communications Council (APSCC), Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT), Singapore Infocomm Technology Federation (SiTF) and others, CommunicAsia and BroadcastAsia continue to play a pivotal part in driving the conversation for development within the industry.” 
The telecommunications sector in India is the second largest in the world and on a growth track. According to Business Monitor International (BMI), India is currently adding 8-10 million mobile subscribers every month. It is estimated that by mid-2012, more than 80% of the country's population will own a mobile phone. The India mobile handset market, that includes feature phones and smartphones, will grow at over 30 percent during 2012 to touch revenues of Rs 40,000 Crore (USD 8 billion).