SOURCE: TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.

TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.

February 07, 2011 12:30 ET

TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. Executive to Speak at the 2011 APCO Western States Regional Conference & Exposition

Public-Safety Industry Expert John Hunt to Discuss Next Generation 9-1-1

ANNAPOLIS, MD--(Marketwire - February 7, 2011) - TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that John Hunt, director of Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1), will present "Gaining Perspective on Next Generation 9-1-1" at the 2011 Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) Western States Regional Conference & Exposition on February 8th in Ontario, California. The conference brings together public-safety industry professionals and influential leaders to discuss new technologies and market developments in NG9-1-1.

WHAT:

The presentation of "Gaining Perspective on Next Generation 911" will address key considerations for Public-Safety Answering Point (PSAP) authorities in formulating their NG9-1-1 plans, including drivers behind the transition to NG9-1-1, the required changes, and the realistic options of funding and deployment. 

WHO:

John Hunt, director of Next Generation 9-1-1, TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.
Mr. Hunt brings more than 34 years of experience with top tier carriers, including in 9-1-1, enhanced 9-1-1 (E9-1-1), and public safety communications. He is a long-standing member of both APCO International and the National Emergency Number Association (NENA). He has served as the Governor of Michigan's appointee to the state's 9-1-1 Committee for more than two decades.

WHERE:

2011 APCO Western States Regional Conference & Exposition
Ontario Convention Center, Ontario, California

WHEN: Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at 11:00 AM PST

For more information on the 2011 APCO Western States Regional Conference & Exposition visit: http://www.cpra.org/2011apcowrc.htm

About TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS) is a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology. TCS infrastructure forms the foundation for market leading solutions in E9-1-1, text messaging, commercial location and deployable wireless communications. TCS is at the forefront of new mobile cloud computing services providing wireless applications for navigation, hyper-local search, asset tracking, social applications and telematics. Millions of consumers around the world use TCS wireless apps as a fundamental part of their daily lives. Government agencies utilize TCS' cyber security expertise and professional services. Headquartered in Annapolis, MD, TCS maintains technical, service and sales offices around the world. To learn more about emerging and innovative wireless technologies, visit www.telecomsys.com.

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