Etisalat Exclusive Partnership
Etisalat Forms Exclusive Partnership with GSMA for Mobile 360 Series – MENA Conference
In line with its strategic vision of Driving Digital Future to Empower Societies, Etisalat has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the GSMA to organise the Mobile 360 Series conference in the MENA region for 2018 and 2019. The GSMA Mobile 360 Series presents a platform to cultivate regional engagement through topics that are impacting the mobile industry on both a localised and global scale. Etisalat, at the forefront of technological innovation, has taken a thought leadership role by setting a priority to encourage how ICT is shaping the future of the region.
Mr Hatem Dowidar, Chief Executive Officer, Etisalat International today from Etisalat commented “It is a pleasure to collaborate with the GSMA to build the Mobile 360 platform in the Middle East – it provides an exciting opportunity to showcase the region’s outstanding work at the forefront of technological innovation. UAE, in particular continues to pioneer advanced, cutting-edge technologies in the Middle East and one of our government’s most ambitious initiatives is the Smart City project, which sees technology only as an enabler, with the principal goal remaining the happiness of the city’s citizens, residents and visitors. At Etisalat, we are pioneering we are steadily enabling the way ICT services are structured to meet the needs of the customer and enable businesses to grow.”
“The UAE region has benefited from significant investment in mobile technology, resulting in rising mobile broadband adoption, growing subscriber numbers and increasing smartphone use, all of which are radically transforming the lives of businesses and citizens across this diverse region. We are excited to embark on this partnership with Etisalat and to showcase how mobile is connecting everything and everyone to a better future,” said Mats Granryd, Director General, GSMA.
The two-day conference will take place 26-27 November 2018 and will address the key challenges and opportunities for the mobile ecosystem throughout the Middle East and North Africa through a mix of keynote presentations, panel discussions and workshops aimed at senior-level decision makers across the region.