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HONOLULU–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#awards–Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) announced the call for entries for the PTC Awards 2020, which are intended to acknowledge the outstanding contributions being made to improve the ability of people and firms in the Pacific region to connect, communicate, collaborate, and experience an enhanced quality of life.

“These awards serve a dual purpose: to recognize outstanding achievements in the field of information and communications, as well as those aligned with PTC’s mission to connect people and organizations for a better world,” remarked Joe Weinman, industry veteran and chair of the awards committee.

The PTC Awards 2020 are open to PTC Members and non-members, organizations or individuals that are based in or conduct business in the Pacific region. There are four categories comprised of 16 awards. The deadline to submit entries is 4 October 2019.

Category I: Core Network Products and Services

Outstanding Wireline Company

Outstanding Wireless Company

Outstanding Satellite Company

Outstanding Submarine Company




Category II: Network-Centric Products, Services, and Innovation

Outstanding Applications Company

Outstanding Cloud, Data Center, or Interconnection Company

Outstanding Network Intelligence and Management Company

Outstanding Customer-Facing Innovation

Outstanding Internal Transformation




Category III: PTC Vision and Mission

Outstanding Ecosystem Collaboration

Outstanding ICT Education or Research Provider

Outstanding Quality of Life Improvement

Outstanding Legal, Policy, or Regulatory Organization




Category IV: Members’ Choice Awards

Outstanding Pacific Islands Achievement

Outstanding CEO

Outstanding Female Executive

Recipients of the PTC Awards 2020 will be announced on Monday, 20 January 2020, at an all new awards event which will be held during PTC’s Annual Conference, PTC’20: Vision 2020 and Beyond. Conference participants are encouraged to join PTC in celebration of the awardees. Funds raised from the event will support PTC’s mission and key community initiatives including the PTC Academy, PTC Broadband Reports, PTC Projects, and PTC Young Scholar Program.

For more information about the PTC Awards, visit or contact [email protected].


Recognized as PTC, the Pacific Telecommunications Council is the leading global non-profit membership organization promoting the advancement of information and communications technologies (ICT) in the Pacific Rim, the most dynamic geography of the world, spanning over 40 nations. Alongside technology interests, the PTC fosters academic, developmental, regulatory, and legal perspectives. PTC organizes conferences, exhibitions, and other forums to promote the open exchange of information, ideas and views in the context of the commercial, social, economic, and other development needs in the regions it serves and beyond.


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