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Lou Altman to Speak at Train Communications Systems 2011


Lou Altman to Speak at Train Communications Systems 2011

GlobaFone CEO will discuss satellite solutions and case studies on June 8, 2011 in London

Ledbury, United Kingdom and Portsmouth, NH, USA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 24, 2011

BWCS, a specialist consultancy focused on the TMT sector and GlobaFone, a leading satellite phone Service Provider announced that CEO Lou Altman will speak at this year's Train Communications Systems taking place June 8th and 9th, 2011. The conference brings together rail operators, and a wide expert base to discuss communications systems that enhance the passenger rail experience. Mr. Altman will speak on Thursday June 8th.

“We are delighted to have Lou as a speaker for two reasons,” said Ross Parsons, Manager, Transportation Practice at BWCS. “He adds greatly to the global nature of the conference, and since Lou speaks with such passion for the Satcom sector we anticipate a thoughtful discussion.”

Offering high-speed internet to passengers is a relatively new service within the Rail sector and through technological advances and entrepreneurial innovations services will become more widespread throughout the world. Installations have already occurred throughout Europe, Canada and are slated for tender in areas across Asia.

“I'm honored to have been invited to speak at the Rail Conference," said Lou Altman, “Last year's conference was an exceptional convergence of the best and brightest. I have my work cut out for me to meet the very high standard set by Ross and the BWCS team.”


GlobaFone of Portsmouth, NH, is an award-winning, leading service provider of satellite phone solutions to Federal, State and Local Governments, as well as corporate clients. GlobaFone's solutions include five brands of satellite communications – Iridium, Inmarsat, Globalstar, Thuraya and VSAT as well as cellular service for lease with roaming in over 200 countries as and local cellular service in dozens of countries. For more information please visit

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