SUPERCOMM 2009 Wraps Up in Chicago

Oct 23, 2009, 16:05 ET from SUPERCOMM

CHICAGO, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- SUPERCOMM 2009 concludes its three-day conference and exhibition in Chicago with opening keynote speeches by Hamid Akhavan, COO, Deutsche Telekom; Hardik Bhatt, Chief Information Officer, City of Chicago; and Richard Cotton, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, NBC Universal. The final day of the show continued its sessions and programs with speakers and panelists from companies including Cisco Systems, NTT America, Juniper Networks, GE Commercial Finance, and more.

SUPERCOMM provided valuable conference sessions and content as well as networking and business development opportunities for attendees and exhibitors. The event's speakers brought major industry issues to the forefront from implementing broadband stimulus dollars to building public-private partnerships to the net neutrality debate.

"Whether you are a service provider, equipment manufacturer or content producer, the message we have heard at SUPERCOMM this week is consistent: broadband and digitization has changed the way we live, work, learn and play and telecommunications infrastructure is more important than ever before," said Jan Maciejewski, managing director, SUPERCOMM. "We are very pleased with this year's event as we were able to share knowledge, foster innovation and create an environment where global brands could showcase the products and services that enable broadband life."

SUPERCOMM 2010 is scheduled to be held in Chicago in October 26-28.

Keynote speeches can be viewed at www.nextgenweb.org. Follow us on Twitter @SUPERCOMM2009 and Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pages/Chicago/SUPERCOMM/115755157039).

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SUPERCOMM provides a foundation for the communications industry to explore the technological transformation created by Broadband innovation. By creating a world-class platform where global brands showcase the entire broadband continuum, large and small service providers, and enterprise and institutional communications buyers have the ability to identify the solutions designed to enhance their networks and monetize their investment in Broadband. From enabling technologies to content delivery and next generation applications, SUPERCOMM is the forum where the vision of broadband technology comes to life.

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