GSMA Announces New Speakers for Mobile 360 Series – MENA, in association with The European Sting

Mobile Industry-Focused Event to Highlight Impact of New Technologies Such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and 5G on the Region London: The GSMA today announced a number of additional high-profile speakers for its Mobile 360 Series – MENA (Middle East and North Africa) conference taking place on the 26-27 November 2018 in Dubai. The mobile industry-focused event, […]

GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Latin America, in association with The European Sting

Sponsored content Digital innovation continues to accelerate across Latin America, and 5G and IoT technology offers further opportunity for fast and effective methods of communication. While this technology promises to be transformational, implementing the technology brings challenges. As the region races towards the 4th Industrial Revolution, GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Latin America 2018 convenes […]

Addressing the consequences of digitalisation in the Russia & CIS region

Sponsored content By Tair Ismailov, Strategic Engagement Director, Eastern Europe, GSMA As the GSMA has observed in its reports, there are five basic enablers of the digital economy: high-speed, reliable and robust broadband infrastructure; digital safety and security; locally relevant content and services; digitally skilled users; and digitally engaged governments and businesses. Whilst mobile operators […]

GSMA Announces Speakers for Mobile 360 – Russia & CIS 2018

Sponsored content Programme Features Executives from Organisations including Cisco, Huawei, Kazakhtelecom, Megafon, MTS, Qualcomm and Turkcell; Registration Now Open London: The GSMA today announced the first speakers for the 2018 Mobile 360 – Russia & CIS conference, which will take place 30-31 October 2018 at the Four Seasons Hotel Moscow. Sponsors for the event include […]

What you need to know about the Sustainable Development Impact Summit

This article is brought to you thanks to the strategic cooperation of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: Poppie Mphuthing, Editorial Lead, Global Leadership Fellow, World Economic Forum & Alem Tedeneke, Media Manager, World Economic Forum USA When and where will the Summit take place? The second annual Sustainable Development Impact Summit takes place in New […]

GSMA Mobile 360 Series – MENA in Dubai, in Association with The European Sting

Sponsored content GSMA Mobile 360 Series – MENA in Dubai celebrates the impressive commitment made by the Middle East North Africa region’s mobile operators, technology industry and governments to invest in transformative technologies such as AI, Blockchain and 5G. The region’s ambitious and rapid transformation is propelling MENA into the global spotlight as the go-to […]

Berlin Calling: DCX Expo on track to grow, in association with The European Sting

Sponsored content Following the successful launch of the DCX Digital Content Expo exhibitions in 2017, the event will enter the next round from 9 to 11 October 2018 in Berlin. New at the start are partners such as FIPP, world association of magazine media, or Google DNI Innovation Fund. The DCX Digital Content Expo is […]

250+ senior claims leaders under one roof, exchanging transformation strategy

Sponsored content Connected Claims Europe 2018 returns to London this October (29th & 30th) to welcome 250+ senior insurance claims executives. The event is focussed on uncovering how insurers are taking steps to re-engineer the claims function to raise operational efficiency and improve customer experience. Now is the time for claims to realise the potential […]

Digital IDs and the Digital Economy: the (still) missing link?

Sponsored content in association with GSMA By Peter Lovelock and Laura Winwood, TRPC Pte. Ltd, a Singapore-based boutique consulting and research firm specialising in the telecommunications and ICT industries in the Asia Pacific. One thumbprint, a couple of swipes and a few taps. That’s all it takes to reserve a restaurant, take advantage of an […]

GSMA Mobile 360 Series –Digital Societies, in association with The European Sting

  Sponsored content   Digital societies form when the physical and digital worlds collide, and the impact of digitisation cuts across every sector: healthcare, transport, government, education, etc. Managing digital identity is a vital foundation to build trust in the connected communities of tomorrow. GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Digital Societies convenes key government and […]

Innovations for Content Professionals at the DCX exhibition 2018 in Berlin, in association with The European Sting

Sponsored content 9 to 11 October 2018 in Berlin: The DCX Digital Content Expo is the global event for media operators, content strategists and their latest business areas. The event features digital trends for content production, distribution, management and monetisation – at its own conference and with a major line-up of exhibitors and start-ups. The […]

GSMA Announces Latest Event Updates for 2018 “Mobile World Congress Americas, in Partnership with CTIA”

Sponsored content Executives from AEG, AT&T Mobility & Entertainment, Boingo Wireless, T-Mobile US and Verizon Wireless to Keynote; Additional Exhibitors, Sponsors, Partners and Programs Confirmed  The GSMA today announced several additions to the Mobile World Congress Americas event line-up, including new speakers in the conference program, additional participating companies and exhibition experiences, and new programs […]

GSMA Mobile World Congress Americas

Sponsored content Mobile connects more than two thirds of the world’s population. It fuels innovation, revolutionizes industries and spurs exciting new opportunities around the world. It inspires us to think bigger and bolder, envisioning a brighter tomorrow. With mobile, we can imagine a better future … and all the possibilities it will bring. As mobile […]

Mobile 360 Series – Russia & CIS: Empowering the Digital Economy

Sponsored content As one of the world’s largest mobile markets, the launch of GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Russia & CIS has arrived at a critical time for the digital development of the Russia & CIS region. The pervasive nature of mobile continues to create new opportunities for extending the benefits of digital around other […]

Connected Claims returns to London in 2018

Sponsored content Following on from their hugely successful Connected Claims USA Summit, 250 of insurance’s most senior claims leaders and innovators will convene at the Park Plaza Victoria Hotel in London for Connected Claims Europe (29th-30th October), Insurance Nexus have just announced. With no industry having invested more in AI than insurance did in 2017, […]

Ecocraft: take gaming to another level by greening Minecraft

Endorsed content Amsterdam, 25 June 2018: 500 youths gathered in the iconic Amsterdam Arena football stadium on the weekend to simulate building more sustainable cities on one of the world’s most popular computer games. The Geocraft plug-in to the renowned Minecraft© game puts urban planning decisions in the hands of players, replicating the real world in […]

ITU Telecom World Awards launches 2018 edition

Sponsored content Competition seeks out most innovative tech solutions with global impact The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) – the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies (ICT) – is now accepting entries for the ITU Telecom World Awards 2018, recognizing the most outstanding and innovative initiatives around the globe using ICTs for social […]

Countdown To GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 Is On

Sponsored content GSMA Puts Final Touches on Seventh Edition of Shanghai Event; Announces Additional Speakers, Developments in Exhibition and Partner Programmes 14 June 2018, Hong Kong: With two weeks until Mobile World Congress Shanghai opens, the GSMA provided a final update on the event, including additional speakers confirmed for the keynote programme and 4 Years […]

2018 Golden Pen of Freedom Awarded to Maria Ressa of the Philippines

Endorsed content It is time for the 70th World News Media Congress, organised by WAN-IFRA. This year it takes place in Estoril, Portugal. The European Sting is the only EU Media from Brussels to partner with the world’s most important congress of the news and media sector, affirming once more our powerful position in the […]

New Report Offers Global Outlook on Efforts to Beat Plastic Pollution

Endorsed content A new report by UN Environment examines the state of plastic pollution in 2018. The report offers the first comprehensive global assessment of government action against plastic pollution. The analysis features best practices and lessons learned from cases studies on single-use bans, levies and other forms of government intervention. UN experts suggest a […]

Future Forces Forum: Prague will be hosting the most important project in the field of Defence and Security

Sponsore content The most important domestic event in the field of defense and security FUTURE FORCES FORUM (FFF) will take place at PVA EXPO PRAHA on October 17 – 19, 2018. FFF is the largest meeting of military and security industries with representatives of national armies, NATO, scientific communities, universities and other organizations. Experts and […]

ITU Telecom World 2018 takes place in Durban, South Africa

Sponsored Content ITU Telecom World 2018 ITU Telecom World 2018 takes place from 10 -13 September in  Durban, South Africa, a dynamic regional commercial hub in the spectacular Kwazulu Natal province. The global event for tech SMEs, corporates and governments is a platform for accelerating ICT innovation through partnerhsips and collaboration to improve lives faster, and make the […]

Innovation for a smarter world: ITU Telecom World 2018

Sponsored content Creativity and innovation have driven human development throughout the course of history.  From agriculture to industry to the information age, revolutionary innovations in technology have marked major leaps forward in the development of our societies. As the pace of technological innovation increases, the gaps between those revolutions reduce, so that today, just ten […]

GSMA outlines new developments for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018

Sponsored content GSMA Announces First Speakers and Co-Located Events, Additional Exhibitors, Partners and Sponsors 15 March 2018, Hong Kong: The GSMA today highlighted new developments for the 2018 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, including the first confirmed conference speakers, and co-located events, as well as new exhibitors, partners and sponsors. Mobile World Congress Shanghai will […]

GSMA announces speakers for Mobile 360 Series-West Africa

Endorsed content Côte d’Ivoire Programme Features Executives from African Development Bank, Government of Benin, Lumos Global, MTN Cote d’Ivoire and Orange, Among Others; GSMA Provides Further Details on Global Mobile 360 Series of Events 21 March 2018, London: The GSMA today announced the first speakers for the 2018 Mobile 360 Series – West Africa conference, which […]

Unlock the value proposition for Connected Insurance

Sponsored content The insurance industry is under pressure. With the risk of commodification and a race to the bottom on one side, and a sea of insurtechs with cutting-edge technology on the other, traditional business models are being squeezed. The adoption of IoT product paradigms enables significant benefits, both in terms of efficiency and growth. […]

JADE Spring Conference 2018 is on its way: Young entrepreneurs gather in Brussels to shape Europe

Endorsed content The JADE Spring Conference, the main international Junior Enterprise event in Europe, will take place between March 8th and the 11th, in Brussels. This year’s edition will gather over 400 Junior Entrepreneurs – university students – from more than 14 countries in Europe, as well as Brazil, the United States and Tunisia. After […]

The Mobile World Congress in Shanghai will take place on 27-29 June 2018

Sponsored content Mobile connects more than two-thirds of the world’s population. It revolutionises industries and improves our lives, creating exciting new opportunities in our global communities, while providing lifelines of hope and reducing inequality. Innovation moves us forward towards a better future, with a world of new possibilities waiting to be discovered. Discover a Better […]

Learn from the margin, not the center: digital innovation with social impact as transformative force bridging digital divide

This article was exclusively written for The European Sting by Professor Peter A. Bruck, Chairman of the Board of World Summit Awards. The opinions expressed in this article belong to the distinguished writer. While Silicon Valley may stand undefeated as the most prominent name for tech entrepreneurs and startup visionaries, other regions all over the […]

India m2m + iot Forum Hosts Successful 4th Editions of India Smart Cities Forum and India Smart Villages Forum

Sponsored Content 31 January 2018, New Delhi, India. India m2m + iot Forum has delivered yet another successful edition on 30 – 31 January 2018, New Delhi, India. The 5th edition of the forum, which hosted India Smart Cities Forum and India Smart Villages Forum, was jointly organized by Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute […]