ATC Global 2013 Confirmed as the Place to do Business

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ATC Global 2013 Confirmed as the Place to do Business

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LONDON, Apr. 16, 2013 /PRN=KYODO JBN/ --


                              *Exclusive video footage released*

    ATC Global reaffirms its position as the place to do business for the

international ATM community with the release of exclusive video footage from

last month's event.

    To view the Multimedia News Release, please click:

    The videos further demonstrate the unique position of ATC Global within the

international ATM market, showcasing the quality, diversity and geographical

reach of its attendee base alongside the delivery of a world-class,

content-rich education programme.


    - A truly global gathering of the ATM community

    ATM buyers from 107 countries attended including senior delegations from

China, South East Asia, Latin America, Europe and the Middle East.

    One of the largest international delegations was from China, with over 70

senior ATM professionals from the CAAC ATMB, the Hong Kong CAD and all regional

Chinese ATM Bureaus present.

    Mr. Zhao Fan, Director at the Technical Center CAAC ATMB, commented, "It

has been extremely important for us to attend ATC Global to engage with other

ATM professionals from across the world, meet with technology suppliers and

participate in key discussions on the future of the industry and the part China

will play over the next few years."


    - Senior ATM buyers congregated in Amsterdam to conduct business

    ATC Global played host to a wide range of international ATM buyers, with a

marked increased in buyer seniority - a rise of 5% in the number of Presidents,

Directors and Senior Managers.

    The 2013 event also saw the return of the VIP Hosted Buyer Programme which

this year welcomed senior ANSP procurement personnel from 17 countries. As part

of the programme, the ATC Global team facilitated over 400 meetings with

exhibitors and these buyers alone represented in excess of $700million in

planned investment.

    The event also continued to attract the full spectrum of ATM sectors

including notable increases in representations from airports, airlines and the


    "ATC Global was a great success for us. The success is related to the

critically important Hosted Buyer Programme. The qualification of our visitors

proved to be beneficial for both parties. Intelcan is looking forward to

continuing its support to, and presence at, ATC Global 2014," commented Amanda

Ellis, Director, Intelcan.


    - Conference, Workshops and Seminars tackle the hard issues of ATM

    Conference, seminar and workshop attendees at ATC Global 2013 heard a wide

range of industry experts and decision-makers address some of the tough,

usually unaddressed, issues confronting ATM managers today.

    Sylviane Lust, Director General of IACA, said, "We work in an industry with

a lot of slogan and communication. Here [at the ATC Global conference] we have

the chance to show figures and really to have a reality check from our point of

view, I believe it is always important to convey that message."

    Videos are available to view using the links to the left or visit ATC Global 2014 will take place next year at

Amsterdam RAI from 11-13 March.

    Notes to Editors:

    About ATC Global:

    ATC Global 2013 is the place for the international ATM community to do


    Founded in 1990, the event brings together buyers and sellers from across

the globe, accelerating the procurement process contributing to the

implementation and deployment of major ATM projects.

    The ATC Global team proactively seeks out procurement personnel from

traditionally inaccessible markets who are actively sourcing ATM products and

services, and facilitate buyer-seller meetings for all in attendance.

    ATC Global is a three day event comprising a world-leading exhibition,

high-level conference programme, hosted buyer scheme, networking receptions,

extensive free educational content and the ATC Global Excellence Awards and

Gala Dinner.

    UBM, the organisers of ATC Global, helps businesses make connections,

communicate their proposition and do business effectively throughout the world.

    SOURCE: ATC Global