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GSMA Announces New Keynote Speakers, Event Updates for 2019 “MWC Los Angeles, in Partnership with CTIA”

Executives from the U.S. Federal Communications Commission, Intel Corporation, Nokia, OpenTable, Orange Group and Refinery29 Join Keynote Program August, 14, 2019, Atlanta: The GSMA provided further updates for the upcoming MWC19 Los Angeles, including recently confirmed ...

GSMA Tech4Girls Initiative Wins 2019 Women Economic Forum Award for its Direct Impact on Gender Equality

The GSMA’s Gender Representation Initiative Recognised in “Iconic Company Creating a Better World for All” Category Cartagena, Colombia: The GSMA was selected by the Women Economic Forum (WEF) as a recipient of its 2019 award in the category “Iconic ...

GSMA: Global Growth Threatened in Battle for Airwaves

GSMA Warns $565bn of Economic Benefits are at Risk as 5G’s Future hangs in the Balance at WRC-19 London – An economic report by the GSMA reveals that releasing 5G mmWave capacity will create $565bn of economic expansion. This figure represents 2.9% of global GDP growth ...

GSMA Signs £38 Million Funding Partnership with the Department of International Development

Funding Will Support the GSMA’s Work on Digital Innovation for the Underserved LONDON, UK: The GSMA today announced that it has signed a thirty-eight million-pound partnership with the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID). The ‘Partnership ...

GSMA, Vodafone and GIFEC Partner to Deliver Connectivity to Rural Communities

Pioneering Project Will Deliver Mobile Internet Connectivity to Unconnected Communities in Ghana Kigali: The GSMA today announced a new partnership with Vodafone Ghana and the Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communications (GIFEC) to support the deployment of innovative ...

Youth Population to Drive Strong Subscriber Growth Across Sub-Saharan Africa, Finds New GSMA Study

Sub-Saharan Africa’s Mobile Economy Valued at More Than $150 Billion in 2018 Kigali, Rwanda: Sub-Saharan Africa will remain the world’s fastest-growing mobile region over the coming years as millions of young African consumers become mobile users for the first ...

Airtel and MTN Launch GSMA ‘We Care’ Initiative Promoting Digital Inclusion in Rwanda

‘We Care’ Launched in Rwanda to Drive Mobile Internet Uptake and Promote Digital Skills, Supported by Rwanda’s Ministry of ICT and Innovation Kigali: Rwanda’s mobile industry has joined forces with the GSMA to drive mobile internet adoption and ...

Fully Interactive 5G Experiences Showcased at MWC19 Shanghai

5G Innovation Front and Centre Stage; Digital Leaders Convene in Shanghai to Discuss the Digital Future; 4YFN Shanghai Awards 2019 Winner Announced as RefundMe Hong Kong: The GSMA today reported that more than 75,000 unique visitors1 from over 100 countries and territories ...

Linux Foundation and the GSMA Announce Partnership to Further Align NFVi Efforts

Open industry taskforce, working group established to help ecosystem move towards a common NFVi framework Augments LF Networking’s compliance and verification program (OVP) with combination of NFVi, MANO (ONAP) & VNFs with OPNFV Test Automation San Francisco– LF ...

GSMA Announces Winners of 2019 Asia Mobile Awards

Shanghai: The GSMA has announced the winners of the 2019 Asia Mobile Awards (AMO Awards), which were presented at the AMO Awards Ceremony and Networking Reception at MWC19 Shanghai. The awards honour the key achievements and innovations driving the mobile industry across the ...

Mass Deployments of IoT Solutions Transforming China, Says GSMA

Chinese Mobile Operators Leading Global Roll-out of Mobile IoT Based Solutions Using Mobile Networks; China is the World’s Largest IoT Market With Nearly 1 Billion Connections Shanghai: Chinese mobile operators are leading the world in the deployment of transformative ...

5G Arrives in Asia as Operators Invest Billions Rolling Out Next Generation Networks, Finds New GSMA Study

5G to Contribute Almost $900 Billion to Asia’s Economy Over Next 15 Years Shanghai: Asia’s mobile operators are set to invest $370 billion building-out new 5G networks between 2018 and 2025, according to the latest Asia Pacific edition of the GSMA’s Mobile ...

GSMA Debunks False Claims Threatening Future of 5G

5G Impacting Weather Forecasting Services is Ludicrous and Simply Untrue London: The GSMA today hit out against false claims that 5G systems will harm other services, such as weather forecasting. The mobile industry has already demonstrated within leading international ...

GSMA Appoints Stephanie Lynch-Habib as Chief Marketing Officer

London: The GSMA today announced the appointment of Stephanie Lynch-Habib as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Mrs. Lynch-Habib, who is currently CMO at Colt Technology Services, will join the GSMA effective from 9 September and will report to GSMA Director General Mats ...

5G Realised at MWC19 Shanghai in 2-Week Countdown

GSMA Announces: 5G Immersive Experience; Live 5G-Connected Exhibition Halls; 5G-Enabled Tele-Mentored Surgery; Additional Keynote Speakers, Programme and Event Updates Hong Kong: With two weeks until MWC19 Shanghai, the GSMA today announced a number of exciting 5G ...

GSMA Adopts UN Women’s Empowerment Principles

New York: The GSMA has adopted the UN Women’s Empowerment Principles as part of its commitment to promoting gender equality and the empowerment of women in the workplace, marketplace and community. GSMA Director General Mats Granryd signed the commitment to the ...

GSMA Announces First Keynote Speakers for 2019 “MWC Los Angeles, in Partnership with CTIA”

Executives from AI4ALL, Ericsson, US Cellular, Verizon Business and Viacom to Keynote; Additional Participating Companies and Program Details Announced Atlanta: The GSMA announced the first confirmed speakers for the third gathering of MWC19 Los Angeles taking place October ...

GSMA Announces Speakers for Mobile 360 Africa

2019 Edition Features Innovation Showcase; Event Registration Now Open London: The GSMA today announced the first speakers for the 2019 Mobile 360 Series – Africa conference, which will take place 16-18 July 2019 at the Kigali Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda and is themed ...

GSMA Appoints Javier Piñeiro as New Head of Latin America

With a Strong Business Background in High Tech, the Argentinean Executive Will Lead the Strategic Deployment of Key Industry Programs and Advocacy Initiatives in the Region Mexico City: The GSMA today announced the appointment of Javier Piñeiro as Head of Latin America. ...

GSMA Reveals Shortlist for 2019 Asia Mobile Awards

Hong Kong: The GSMA today announced the nominees for the 2019 Asia Mobile Awards (AMO Awards). Winners of the AMO Awards will be honoured at MWC19 Shanghai during the AMO Awards Ceremony and Networking Reception which takes place Thursday, 27 June on the Leaders Stage, Hall ...