Future of WiMAX and Wireless Broadband at WiMAX World

Trendsmedia today announced a top line-up of high-level executives from wireless carriers, technology companies, content providers and mobile device manufacturers who will share their expertise and vision in addressing the future of WiMAX and mobile wireless broadband at WiMAX World Conference & Expo. The event will be held October 10 – 12, 2006 at the Boston Seaport Hotel and World Trade Center, Boston MA.

This year’s event includes an unprecedented three-day series of keynotes, seminars, training programs and conference tracks. In addition to the main WiMAX World three day conference program, Trendsmedia has organized multiple-events and programs that together will feature over 175 speakers including more than 25 operator and service provider presentations. WiMAX World Conference & Expo will host Yankee Group’s 2-day Mobile Broadband Executive Summit on October 10-11, 2006 and their Mobilizing the Enterprise Decision Summit on October 11, 2006.

WiMAX World keynote speakers include:

  • Berge Ayvazian, Chief Strategy Officer, Yankee Group, Conference Co-Chair
  • Gregory Q. Brown President, Networks & Enterprise, Motorola, Inc.
  • Richard Lowe President, Mobility and Converged Core Networks, Nortel
  • Dr. Klaus-D. Kohrt, Senior Vice President, Siemens, Vice Chairman, UMTS Forum
  • Sean Maloney, Executive VP, GM, Sales and Marketing Group, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, INTEL Corporation
  • Ron Resnick, President/Chairman, WiMAX Forum

Keynote speakers for Yankee Group’s Mobile Broadband Executive Summit are:

  • John J. Roese, Chief Technology Officer, Nortel
  • Barry West, Chief Technology Officer, Sprint Nextel

“A key theme for this year’s event is building a blueprint for success – not just within WiMAX but the entire wireless and mobile broadband industry sector,” said Eliot Weinman, President of Trendsmedia and Conference Co-Chair. “This year’s keynote speakers – from the carriers to the device manufacturers – will share with our attendees how the wireless/mobile broadband industry is building the next generation of technology and infrastructure to enable the mobile internet.”

Mr. Weinman added, “We are excited about our keynote line-up and overall comprehensive 3-day conference agenda. The WiMAX World event series has become the world’s largest dedicated event in the WiMAX and mobile broadband industry. WiMAX World features over 200 sponsoring organizations, more than 120 exhibitors representing the entire ecosystem of builders, integrators and WiMAX technology solution providers. WiMAX World continues to deliver the best value to attendees and will clearly define a blueprint for success for those seeking to realize the full potential of wireless broadband.”

WiMAX World USA 2006 also feature 4 pre-conference seminars, 5 conference tracks, WiMAX deployment case studies, special networking events, WiMAX Technology Solutions Theater, and much more.

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