Iridium Communications Inc. announced this week Chief Executive Officer Matthew J. Desch will speak at the 2011 Stifel Nicolaus Technology, Communications & Internet Conference in San Francisco on Feb. 10.
Stifel Nicolaus, a financial services company based in St. Louis, Mo., hosts a variety of client-centric conventions annually, matching investors with experts from the technology, transportation, healthcare and energy industries.
The McLean, Va., company offers private and government clients mobile satellite services through an array of low-earth orbiting cross-linked satellites. The strand of satellites provide voice and data services to areas other communication networks don't reach.
Iridium recently entered into an agreement with Orbital Sciences Corp. OSC will test Iridium's next-generation satellites scheduled for launch in 2015.
Desch's presentation begins 10:20 a.m. PST, with a simultaneous audio webcast.