Pakistan Telecommunication Company participates in international digital media conference

Karachi, July 31, 2013 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited’s IP Operations participated in the recently held 18th International Digital Multimedia and Entertainment Technology Exhibition and Conference in Singapore.

Ather A. Baig, PTCL senior engineer (IP Operations Core) and an expert in IP technologies represented the company at the conference and participated in the panel discussion on “How Can connected TV Bring New Money to the TV Industry”. He briefed the audience about the landmark launch and growth of PTCL’s SmartTV, Broadband services, and next generation IPTV services like OTT in Pakistan.

. Ather also gave a presentation during an OTT workshop on “Emerging Vs Developed Regions – Business Models to Monetize Content” at the conference.

The Multimedia conference is an annual platform which focuses on delivering growth in an evolving ecosystem and enhancing the customer experience for the connected consumer. It aims to transform future Broadband and media strategies through dialogue and experience sharing.

The forum was attended by more than 16,000 visitors from around the world including internationally recognized industry experts and transformational players. Besides PTCL, world’s leading and prominent organizations participated in this international event.

PTCL is the Pakistan’s single largest Broadband service provider with more than 95% market share. PTCL is also the pioneer in IPTV services in Pakistan under the brand ‘Smart TV’ which has its own digital head-end bundled with PTCL DSL Broadband Pakistan.

For more information, contact:
Pakistan Telecommunication Company (PTCL)
F-8 Exchange, Nazim-Ud-Din Road F-8/1,
Tel: +9251 111 20 20 20
Fax: +9251 111 21 21 21