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"The Importance of Extranets for Your Business"


By Mr. Deane McIntyre
Director, Online Channel
Cable & Wireless

Open to the Public. No Fee. 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Pre-registration highly recommended due to limited seating.

Cable & Wireless is using a combination of Extranets and Web services to deliver the Internet promise to companies. This entails changing the way we look at the way service is delivered and blended, as well as the new ways of managing business' expectations online. During the first hour, Mr. Deane McIntyre will explore some of these new business models and show the importance of Extranets for making the most from this new environment. An interactive discussion with the audience challenging Mr. McIntyre on his views will take place during the second hour.

Deane McIntyre is Director of the online channel for Enterprise customers. He has worked at Cable & Wireless for over 5 years and is currently completing his MSc in the Internet. He graduated with a degree from New Zealand and has been a resident in the United Kingdom.

Cable & Wireless ( is a major global telecommunications business with revenue of over 8 billion (US$11 billion) in the year to 31 March 2001. It has customers in 70 countries and consists of two core and complementary divisions: Cable & Wireless Regional and Cable & Wireless Global. Cable & Wireless Regional offers a full range of telecommunications services in 27 countries around the world.

Cable & Wireless' Global focus for future growth is on IP (Internet Protocol) and data services and solutions for business customers. It is developing advanced IP networks and value-added services in the US, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region in support of this strategy. With the capability of its global IP infrastructure and its financial strength, Cable & Wireless holds a unique position in terms of global coverage and services to business customers.

Due to limited seating, pre-registration is highly recommended, but not required. To register for this program, send your name, title, company name, telephone number and email to:

Ms. Glenda Garcia
Operations Assistant