Official Partners

Platinum Sponsor:
Tech Mahindra Limited (formerly known as Mahindra-British Telecom Limited) is the global leader in providing end-to-end IT services and solutions to the Telecom industry. Over 10000 professionals service clients across various telecom segments, from multiple development centers spread globally.

Having serviced premium telecom companies worldwide, for nearly two decades, Tech Mahindra combines strong domain expertise in OSS (Operations Support Systems) and BSS (Business Support Systems) systems, intellectual leadership and a global workforce advantage. Through a rich Telecom heritage, Tech Mahindra has built long-term sustainable relationships with leading telecom customers such as BT, Alcatel, Convergys, O2, SBC, Ericsson and Vodafone.

Committed to quality, Tech Mahindra adds value to client businesses through well-established methodologies, tools and techniques backed by its stringent quality processes. Tech Mahindra is ISO 9001:2000 certified and is also assessed at SEI-CMMi Level 5. Tech Mahindra is also BS7799 certified across all its major development centers
Official Media Partner:

International Data Group (IDG) is the world's leading IT media, research and exposition company. Founded in 1964, IDG had 2000 revenues of $3.1 billion and has more than 12,000 employees worldwide. It has biotechnology conferences and publications in the USA, Australian and Asia Pacific.

IDG Communications in Australia has been publishing market leading industry newspapers since 1978. The company has won multiple publishing awards including several Australian Business Publisher's Association's Bell Awards for Best Business publication.

More senior IT decision makers read Computerworld than any other Australian IT weekly. In an independent survey of 660 IT decision makers, by McNair Research, 44% of respondents had read Computerworld in the previous week, compared to 43% for The Australian, 33% for Next and 30% for the AFR's Information section.

Australian Biotechnology News, comprising a daily email news service and weekly news magazine, is Australia's most comprehensive information service dedicated to the commercialisation of the life sciences and to the convergence of information and biotechnology.

Australian Life Scientist is a monthly magazine about life science, for professionals across the life science spectrum, from the lab bench to the biotech boardroom.

Australian Biotechnology News and Australian Life Scientist are published by IDG Communications, the Australian subsidiary of International Data Group.

 Official Webcasts Partner:
Viocorp is a streaming media and webcasting company. It is a specialist in the production and distribution of live and pre-recorded video and audio content directly to end users.

Applications include internal communications, marketing announcements, corporate videos, training, investor relations, medical operations, product launches and conferences. Viocorp can handle the entire solution, including production of the video, encoding & hosting, and building of interactivity such as synchronisation with PowerPoint.

Supported by:
M&a is an end to end Marketing, Event and Advertising agency catering to the needs of the IT&T industry throughout the Asia Pacific region. With offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Singapore, Hong Kong and India, we are one of the very few agencies that have extensive knowledge and insight of your industry and the ability to deliver the results upon demand stands for Front Office Outsourcing Back Office Outsourcing Online. The online component references the fact that Fooboo uses a website portal as the gateway through which buyers and sellers of BPO services interact in a free market environment.

Provides a single point of contact between buyers and suppliers of outsourcing services in the Asia Pacific marketplace
Is a one stop shop for Asian outsourcers to access the Australian and New Zealand marketplace
Is a consultancy specializing in marketing, sales and business development in the BPO sector across Asia
Specializes in the field of economic development and foreign direct investment to member co-op countries
Has specialized knowledge and understanding of the key issues facing the BPO sector
Martin Conboy, James Haensly and Katrina Drewer are the most quoted spokespeople in the customer service, customer contact and BPO spaces in the Asia Pacific. They have an unparalleled collective experience of nearly 50 years in the customer contact space. They bring to the table their experience, expertise and very deep knowledge of the Asia pacific to assist you with your BPO outsourcing and offshoring strategies. Click here to find out more about who is behind FooBoo.
2006 Frost & Sullivan Australia Best Practices Awards