Founded in 1987, The GSM Association (GSMA) is a global trade association representing more than 700 GSM mobile phone operators across 217 territories and countries of the world. Its primary goals are to ensure mobile phones and wireless services work globally and are easily accessible, enhancing their value to individual customers and national economies, while creating new business opportunities for operators and their suppliers. The Association's members serve more than 2 billion customers – over 82% of the world's mobile phone users. www.gsmworld.comBSG is the industry-government forum tackling strategic issues across the converging broadband value chain, the BSG:
- provides a neutral forum for collaboration for organisations across the converging broadband value-chain to discuss and resolve the issues related to the development and exploitation of broadband that affect them all.
- aims to be a ‘critical friend’ of government and the regulator, and comprises companies from the telecoms and technology sectors through to content providers and rights holders. It also has direct representation from government departments and Ofcom.
- focuses on strategic, medium- to long-term challenges that affect the whole broadband-enabled value chain, with the ultimate aim of helping to create a strong and competitive UK knowledge economy.
Telecom TV is the world’s first online TV channel that provides video streaming, live Webcasting and interactive media programs to the global ICT sector. TelecomTV is viewed every day by 30,000 decision makers who get up-to-the-minute news, analysis, and interviews with industry thought leaders to make their strategic business decisions. You can register for TelecomTV FREE at www.telecomtv.com and sign up to receive their daily mailers allowing you to keep abreast of the ever evolving and converging ICT industry!
mashup* Event brings together like-minded professionals from the digital world. mashup* Event evenings are discussion and debate forums around key trends and issues for the industry, while mashup* Demo provides a regular platform for start-ups of all stages to promote and interact with the community of senior executives, entrepreneurs, VCs, analysts and press. mashup* demo is pleased to be able to support Telco 2.0 Executive Brainstorm through a showcase of innovative telco start-ups.