How the mining industry can stay connected, with easy access to communication in hard to reach places

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Monday, May 25, 2015
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Keeping your business in touch

It has been identified that mining companies are working in an increasingly challenging environment. Ensuring the safety of employees, and being able to constantly communicate between workers and head office is a growing need within the industry. Satellite technology is more commonly becoming a solution for this, with considerable traction to keep businesses on top of their ongoing operations.

The need for communications varies greatly within this industry – each company has its own unique communication challenges. Within exploration, construction and operations, maximising automation and communication is a key business requirement.

Join us for this informative webinar, to understand how you can develop a specialised satellite communication solution to help you or your business stay connected at every stage of your mining operations.

What will you take away from this webinar?

  • A greater understanding of how businesses are relying on satellite communications to stay in touch, in areas where terrestrial networks are inaccessible.
  • A solution for continuing your business when your primary communication link is unreliable or unavailable and you have a need for mission-critical information.
  • A knowledge of how a reliable, integrated, easy to transport and rapidly-deployable solution can enhance your business productivity and keep you in touch with your staff.
  • Answers to your questions regarding how satellite voice and data solutions can benefit you or your business at each stage of your mining operations.

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Brendan Sparks
Director, Satellite Marketing
Optus Satellite

Brendan Sparks has recently joined the Satellite Marketing team at Optus, after 15 years of successful senior marketing leadership experience, specialising in channel marketing and brand strategy. Most recently working as the Head of Marketing and Product Management at Belkin, Brendan was pivotal in the success of Belkin and the major changes to their brand and GTM strategies. Prior to this, Brendan had roles at Samsung, contributing to their growth in a highly competitive TV market, and also Canon. Brendan has a track record of aggressively growing sales, revenue and market share, and is purpose-driven to raise the profile of Optus Satellite.

In his current role as Marketing Director, Brendan is focussing on building the Optus Satellite brand and creating heightened awareness in the Satellite, Mining, Oil and Gas and Government services segments. Brendan is placing a strong focus on expanding Optus Satellite's channel growth strategy through strategic recruitment of new channel partners offering great margin opportunities and best in class channel support. Further development of new, innovative products with the aim of aligning Optus Satellite with customer and channel needs, is a primary objective for Brendan.