Date: 18th February 2014
Cambridge, UK, 18th February 2014 – With a new generation of connected citizens bringing fresh thinking to the technology industry, the 6th Future of Wireless International Conference will focus on how emerging wireless innovation can deliver significant benefits to societies and economies. Some 400 delegates from around the world will be converging on The Møller Centre and Churchill College in Cambridge on 30 June and 1 July to explore how the wireless industry can be a major force for positive change.
As well as input from leading humanitarian and international development specialists, the 6th annual Future of Wireless International Conference will look at what the next generation of technology experts are doing to improve the sustainability of the earth’s resources, public safety and the improvement of literacy and health across the globe.
The conference also hosts the Innovation Hothouse pitching session, which will showcase the best in next generation technology, from the five winners of the Cambridge Wireless (CW) annual competition - Discovering Start-Ups. The companies presenting in this session will also be exhibiting in the Start-Up Zone of the networking area.
Networking is a key element of the conference, giving delegates the chance to engage with speakers and industry specialists. Dr Finbarr Moynihan, General Manager of Sales and Marketing for MediaTek will be speaking at the conference on the opportunities for businesses to create products that will have a lasting global effect. He commented, “As sponsors of the Future of Wireless International Conference we have always been impressed with the line-up of speakers and the range and level of delegates. This year, Cambridge Wireless and the Conference board have exceeded expectation.”
The conference is organised by CW, the leading premier cluster in the wireless industry, CEO, Soraya Jones, said, “The conference has a particularly strong international theme with case studies from around the world to inspire and challenge. We are looking forward to listening to some very thought provoking talks from great industrialists from both wireless and non-wireless sectors.”
With several types of sponsorship opportunities available, there are different ways for companies to get involved and make an impact. For more information on the conference and sponsorship please contact Cambridge Wireless: lily.cheng[at]cambridgewireless[dot]co.uk
About Cambridge Wireless (CW):
CW is the leading international community for companies involved in the research, development and application of wireless & mobile, internet, semiconductor and software technologies. With 400 members from major network operators and device manufacturers to innovative start-ups and universities, CW stimulates debate and collaboration, harnesses and shares knowledge, and helps to build connections between academia and industry.
CW's 20 Special Interest Groups (SIGs) provide its members with a dynamic forum where they can network with their peers, track the latest technology trends and business developments and position their organisations in key market sectors. CW also organises the annual Future of Wireless International Conference and Discovering Start-ups competition along with other high-quality industry networking events and dinners. With headquarters at the heart of Cambridge, UK, CW partners with other international industry clusters and organisations to extend its reach and remain at the forefront of global developments and business opportunities. For more information, please visit: www.cambridgewireless.co.uk.
For further information please contact:
Cambridge Wireless – 01223 967101