This year’s Middle East Telco & ICT Summit brings together digital leaders and content innovators who are passionate about the opportunity to accelerate digital transformation in the ME. The conference is crucial to achieving the societal and economic transformation that will improve the lives of all the citizens in the region.
In essence, Middle East Com 2015 is set to bring the benefit of ICTs to more people. The event that is promoting ICT infrastructure in the partecipants’ respective countries has network operators in the region discuss how to redefine offerings to take the consumer experience to the next level. There will be with input from OTT players that will discuss services and device/network manufacturers who are leading innovations in Middle East telecoms and ICT.
One can expect a discussion on identifying new revenue opportunities for fixed and mobile operators beyond voice because of digital and telecom intervention. OTT services will be in the forefront of changing the ME telecom space with the push of “internet of everything” that will help operators gain more revenue.
Nico de Corato, owner and founder of the DubaiBlog Network and a Telecommunication Engineer, will attend as one of the guest speakers at this conference. He is set to appear on 30 September 14.15 (TBC). In his speaking session at the upcoming Middle East Com Telco & ICT Leadership Summit, he will give his thoughts on accelerating the digital commerce (see video). For speaker profile, click here.
Another speaker will be Mai Barakat, a Senior Analyst in the Middle East and Africa team at Ovum (a leading global technology research and advisory firm); she will share her expertise about the mobile and fixed telecoms markets, as well as tell of the opportunities in M-commerce across the Middle East and highlight the importance of digital transformation.
Attendees will gain expert insight on commerce topics like
- With some of the best mobile penetration rates, globally why is uptake in e-commerce and m-commerce limited across the region?
- Is there enough banked and connected population for m-commerce to flourish?
- How is it possible to safeguard the digital identity of paying consumers today?
- With social media developments how is mobile changing the consumer buying experience?
- Is the region ready for ‘Mobile First’ marketing strategies?
The take-up of m-commerce services in the Middle East and opportunities across MENA for organizations are rapidly evolving. At the event, participants will know more about mCommerce and the eCommerce evolution that is happening in this region (it has grown specifically in the UAE at a rate of over 20 per cent annually, says Indivirtual Dubai, a web design agency). ME Com 2015 will be the place to discover the future of the digital industry; participants will gain valuable insight from industry-leading practitioners about how telecom and ICT aim to create more value for ME consumers.
Middle East Com continues to be quite an important event in the Technology, ICT and Telecommunications world. The attendance is positive, every year, with key decision makers refreshing the event with new trends. This is an opportunity to meet key players from the entire Middle Eastern telecoms industry in a forum for connecting operators and entrepreneurs.
The 2015 event will provide insight on the most pressing industry topics including:
- How to accelerate the creation of new products and services to consolidate and improve service portfolios;
- Advanced strategies for huge growth potential to capitalise on IoT and the M2M markets;
- Alignment with smart governments and strategizing the ICT sector growth;
- Tips on mapping the future of M-commerce in the Middle East;
- Moving to the forefront of the digital economy through convergence and network evolution
REGISTER NOW (http://me.comworldseries.com/register/) to be part of it. Those who are interested in speaking opportunities, sponsorship opportunities, exhibiting opportunities or attending the Middle East Com Telco & ICT Summit will need to complete an online form on the website (http://me.comworldseries.com/).
Those who wish to receive information on the event will find also a downloadable brochure at the site.
Here are the specific details of the Middle East Com:
Date: 29 – 30 September 2015
Location: Habtoor Grand, Dubai, UAE