Yahsat announces participation at ADIPEC, the world's fastest growing oil and gas exhibition

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 10 November 2014: Yahsat, the UAE-based satellite operator, a wholly owned company of the Mubadala Development Company, has announced today its participation at the 30th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference, ADIPEC. The event will be taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, from 10th to 13th November 2014, drawing oil and gas experts and business leaders from across the world.

By exhibiting at ADIPEC 2014, Yahsat will highlight its range of retail and business satellite communications solutions, showcasing in particular YahClick, which offers satellite internet services, as well as YahService, which provides reliable, managed-end-to-end solutions for the oil and gas industry.

On 12th November, Yahsat will also be hosting a business seminar for a number of selected energy companies and IT managers, who will hear from YahService Business Development Director, Sulaiman Al Ali and YahCLick MENA Regional Director, Samer Bazyan. Titled ‘Benefits of Satellite Internet’, the seminar will explain the importance and opportunities of integrated internet solutions and how Yahsat services can be part of this through lower operating costs, the ability to connect remotely located sites, quick deployment and provisioning, in addition to highly efficient bandwidth utilization.

Mr. Ali Al Hashemi, General Manager, YahService, commented:
“As an important regional and global platform for business and opinion leaders, ADIPEC provides an important opportunity for Yahsat to meet current and future partners in the oil and gas industry, exploring new opportunities. Energy remains key to the growth of the UAE, and is a sector we are proud to support through YahClick broadband solutions and our innovative YahService connectivity solutions. We look forward to showcasing the benefits and advantages of world leading connectivity for the energy industry in the Middle East and the rest of the world.”

With over 1,800 exhibiting companies and over 60,000 oil & gas professionals, Yahsat’s participation at ADIPEC also highlights its ongoing commitment to explore opportunities to offer high quality internet solutions and becoming a globally recognized satellite broadband operator across the globe.

YahService offers end-to-end managed solutions to customers from both governmental and commercial sectors covering land, air, and maritime platforms bringing together our product capabilities and expertise using satellite capacity from Yahsat and different partner satellite operators. YahService expertise extends across the globe to embassies, rural communications, border control services, oil and gas companies, the health sector, banks as well as emergencies and disaster relief.

Yahsat announces participation at Cairo ICT 2014

Yahsat, the UAE-based satellite operator has announced its participation at the annual Cairo ICT 2014, The International Telecom, Information Technology and Media Fair and Forum for the Middle East & Africa regions. The forum will be taking place at the Cairo International Convention & Exhibition Centre, from 4th to 7th November 2014.

Yahsat will be speaking on a panel titled ‘Broadband Today – Tomorrow’s Smart Nation’, and exhibiting at the event, not only highlighting its wide-reaching affordable satellite internet solutions, YahClick, but also showcasing its services with a first live demonstration in Egypt.

Participation at Cairo ICT 2014 highlights Yahsat’s ongoing commitment to make internet connectivity accessible and affordable for unserved and underserved communities who need it the most, helping bridge the technological gap.

Mr. David Murphy, Chief Commercial Officer, Yahsat, commented:
“We look forward to our participation and are excited to have the opportunity to speak at Cairo ICT 2014. This prestigious international event is a powerful opportunity to showcase Yahsat’s position as a key player in the global satellite industry and in driving innovation. Within this important market, we also continue to liaise with the telecoms regulators in the country to deliver a YahClick broadband solution to Egypt, helping to further drive growth and connectivity.”

Launched in late 2012, and now operational across 12 markets, YahClick provides satellite broadband internet connectivity to businesses, home users, government entities, and non-governmental organisations, helping bridge the technological gap for unserved and underserved communities.