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Mobile Satellite Users Association Reveals 2022

Satellite Mobile Innovation Awards Judges Panel


Annual MSUA Satellite Mobile Innovation Awards kicks off with unveiling of illustrious judges panel who will review the 2022 nominations and select winners.



January 18, 2022 – McLean, VA – The Mobile Satellite Users Association (MSUA), a global not-for-profit focused on amplifying the voice of users of satellite services for mobile communication, navigation, and safety, announces its judges panel for the 2022 Satellite Mobile Innovation Awards.


“This is a big year for the satellite industry as it pertains to broad application, commercialization, and use of satellite solutions for mobile use cases. We expect the field of nominees for this year’s Satellite Mobile Innovation Awards to represent a broad set of solutions, users, and providers from around the globe. The nominations are open now until February 11, 2022,” says Lisa Dreher, President, MSUA. “Our 2022 judges panel was chosen to serve as an objective board to review the nominations and blind-stack-rank them to identify the winner for each category. We are honored to have such an experienced, well-respected group of professionals serving on our judges panel this year as MSUA celebrates its 30 year anniversary,” continues Dreher.


MSUA 2022 Satellite Mobile Innovations Awards Judges Panel
  • Christopher Baugh, President, Northern Sky Research (NSR)

  • Antonio Franchi, Head of 5G, 6G and IoT Strategic Programme, European Space Agency (ESA)

  • Aarti Holla Maini, Secretary General, Global (fka EMEA) Satellite Operators Association

  • Chris Quilty, Founder, Quilty Analytics

  • Pacôme Révillon, CEO, Euroconsult


The MSUA 2022 Satellite Mobile Innovations award categories include:
  • Company to Watch

  • 5G Hybrid Wireless Mobility Innovation

  • Connected Mobile Platform Innovation

  • Mobile User Experience Innovation

  • Chairman's Award for Outstanding Innovation

  • Government Mobile Innovation

  • Mobile Marketing Campaign Award

  • New Space Mobile Innovation

  • Startup Mobile Innovation

  • Environment, Social, Governance (ESG) Impact Innovation

  • Outstanding Leadership in Use of Mobile Solution

  • Maritime Mobile Innovation

  • Land Mobile Innovation

  • Aerospace/Aviation Mobile Innovation


Winners for the MSUA Satellite Mobile Innovation Awards will be announced at a luncheon on March 22, 2022, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC during SATELLITE 2022. To sponsor the event or obtain tickets submit a request using the online registration form.

Nominations and sponsorships for this special awards program are open now and more information can be obtained at

To apply for MSUA membership, visit


Media Inquiries | Lisa Dreher | | +1 425-442-1301

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The Mobile Satellite Users Association is a non-profit association dedicated to promoting the interests of the millions of users of satellite services for mobile communication, navigation, and safety worldwide. The association fosters the exchange of news, information, and ideas among and between users, suppliers of equipment and services, operators of satellite systems, and the various entities affecting the future of the industry. MSUA sponsors the annual Satellite Mobile Innovation Awards, celebrating the top anticipated and market-proven advancements in satellite services, and collaborates with conference organizers around the world to shape and facilitate conference programming dedicated to the users of satellite services. We invite you to join MSUA and to take part in our community. Visit to learn more.


Twitter: @MSUAorg


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Meet the Judges
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