|MOBOTIX International Partner Conference (IPC) graced Germany with a special international flair|
Dr. Ralf Hinkel, founder and CEO, held the opening presentation, pointing out both MOBOTIX AG's concept of decentralisation and some upcoming developments in HiRes video technology. In addition, the program included product workshops and sales partner presentations of selected installations. Handing out the prestigious MOBOTIX awards was once again one of the absolute highlights of the event. "We see the IPC as a way of thanking those sales partners who have contributed so greatly to the success of MOBOTIX," said Dr. Ralf Hinkel.
MOBOTIX awards in five categories
Only the most outstanding sales partner accomplishments are decorated with a MOBOTIX award. This year, seven sales partners were presented with a prize. The 2008/2009 Project of the Year comes from the Ukraine, from MOBOTIX partner Unitop Ltd. The newly-constructed soccer stadium of 2009 UEFA Cup champion Shachtyor Donezk is among Europe's most modern. The arena underwent a security update in preparation for the European soccer championship games scheduled to take place in Poland and the Ukraine in 2012. As a result, 485 MOBOTIX cameras are now keeping an eye on the Donbass Arena.
More than 100 sales partners from around the world took part in the four-day conference at the company's headquarters in Langmeil near Kaiserslautern
Three affiliates were acknowledged for having the best growth strategy: ADI Global Distribution (Benelux), Norbain Benelux and ADI Global Distribution (UK). SATEC GesmbH from Austria received the 2008/2009 Newcomer of the Year award.
To honor the tenth anniversary of MOBOTIX AG, a very special award - Partner of the Decade 1999-2009 - was given to LANTEC of Romania.
Something special - The IPC Recreational Program
This year's International Partner Conference was concluded with a very special extracurricular program. "We also want to show our guests the beauty of the Palatinate," Dr. Hinkel emphasised. The event ended with a visit to Bad Durkheim located in the heart of German wine country.