Media Alert: ORBCOMM to Speak at TPM Annual Conference

Panel presentation focuses on how to build an integrated cold chain for the 21st century that provides the global container shipping and logistics community with real-time, end-to-end visibility of temperature-controlled cargoes worldwide

Rochelle Park, NJ, February 29, 2016 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, today announced that Al Tama, ORBCOMM’s Product Management Director of Container and Port Solutions, is presenting at the 16th Annual TPM Conference on Tuesday, March 1 at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, CA. Mr. Tama will serve as the session chair for the panel discussion titled, “Constructing the Cold Chain of the Future.” TPM, which is organized by The Journal of Commerce, continues to be the must-attend conference for the trans-Pacific and global container shipping and logistics community.

Following are details for the event:




16th Annual TPM Conference – Constructing the Cold Chain of the Future

Conference: February 28 – March 2, 2016
Panel Discussion: Tuesday, March 1 at 1:15 PM PT

Long Beach Convention Center (Room 104B), Long Beach, CA

About the Speaker:

Al Tama is ORBCOMM’s Product Management Director of Container and Port Solutions and has over 11 years of experience in the transportation industry delivering mission-critical systems to shipping lines, marine terminal operators and port complexes. Before joining ORBCOMM, Mr. Tama served as General Manager at WAM Technologies and Director of Technology at Mark-IT Services, a leading provider of monitoring and protective services for refrigerated intermodal shipments in North America.

For more information about ORBCOMM’s industry-leading cold chain telematics solutions, please schedule a meeting with ORBCOMM at the TPA Conference or visit our web site at www.orbcomm.com.

About ORBCOMM Inc.

ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC) is a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communication solutions and the only commercial satellite network dedicated to M2M. ORBCOMM’s unique combination of global satellite, cellular and dual-mode network connectivity, hardware, web reporting applications and software is the M2M industry’s most complete service offering. Our solutions are designed to remotely track, monitor, and control fixed and mobile assets in core vertical markets including transportation & distribution, heavy equipment, industrial fixed assets, oil & gas, maritime, mining and government.

With nearly 20 years of innovation and expertise in M2M, ORBCOMM has more than 1.3 million subscribers with a diverse customer base including premier OEMs such as Caterpillar Inc., Doosan Infracore America, Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd., John Deere, Komatsu Ltd., and Volvo Construction Equipment, as well as end-to-end solutions customers such as C&S Wholesale, Canadian National Railways, CR England, Hub Group, KLLM Transport Services, Marten Transport, Swift Transportation, Target, Tropicana, Tyson Foods, Walmart and Werner Enterprises. For more information, visit www.orbcomm.com.

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