Rice Comms was involved in supporting Inmarsat in Singapore as the official sponsor for satellite communications for the 2008-2009 Volvo Ocean Race, managing a range of activities and meetings over a ten-day period.
Drive awareness on the role of Inmarsat as an enabling partner in making the Volvo Ocean Race the most connected race in history
Communicate updates on the FleetBroadband 150’s scheduled launch at the end of Q2 2009
Overall management and coordination for the Extreme Sports Filming Lecture at the VOR and the Singapore Maritime Academy
Content development including VOR press releases, by-lined and contributed articles on the Value of Satellite Communications and on Extreme Sports Filming, and various materials and collateral
Arranged interviews for Michael Butler, President, and Piers Cunningham, Head of Maritime Business; and coordinated media coverage of milestone events such as the VOR in-port race, boat tours, and the film lectures
On-site communications management of all media, academe, and corporate partner queries
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5th World Islamic Economic Forum, Jakarta (Feb 2009) Summary
WIEF gathers the movers and shakers of the Islamic business community including heads of states, and corporate leaders, and Rice supported RMMI in all aspects of its participation as Strategic Partner.
Raise RMMI’s profile as key investor and a “partner in progress” in Indonesia
Through the event, pursue partnerships in corporate and public affairs
Showcase RMMI’s on-going projects in Indonesia to boost investments into these ventures