Get the lowdown on all of the upcoming events from MEF and our partners, including details of exclusive discounts and benefits for MEF Members…
MWC Americas - September 12 - 14th, Los Angeles
The Conference will take place on September 12-14 and will be comprised of five keynotes and 12 theme-based half-day Conferences with 40+ track sessions. GSMA have developed 4 core event themes to assist you with finding the content that is most relevant to your industries, your interests, and your future visions. MEF will be hosting a Member Meet-Up on 11th September in LA. The meet-ups aim to connect members in a relaxed environment for free flowing discussions and expanding your network.
Mobile Payment and Cards - September 18th, São Paulo
As the telecom industry and payment companies join forces and invest in new technologies enabling mobile payments this event aims to analyze and debate the current scenario, covering concepts and analyzing the future of the Mobile Payment in Brazil and worldwide.
MEF Members can receive a 20% discount on passes.
MEF Connects Digital – Monetising Mobile: The Advertising Business Models - September 20, Online
MEF together with IAB are planning a MEF Connects Digital on the topic of Monetising Mobile: The Advertising Business Models. The digital revolution has encouraged a golden period of creativity and business disruption in advertising models. The dust has not settled on the sector, with many models & platforms being created and trialled right now. The growth is driven by mobile and it is still staggering. According to the IAB’s full year 2017 digital adspend results mobile grew by a whopping 37.5% compared with 2016 figures, and now makes up makes up 45% of an £11.55bn digital ad market. Should brands, mobile publishers/app developers, agencies, and advertising networks working together to get a better deal out of mobile? Or will this value be gathered by other players?
Connected World, September 25 - 26th, London
Connected World is the 2-day Festival of Connected Technology, uniting over 2,500 industry leaders, tech innovators, decision makers and investors all under one roof. Now in its 4th year, it has grown exponentially in content, technologies and audience size; with the original Connected Home and Cities tracks now complemented with disruptive subjects such as Blockchain, 5G and AI
World Telemedia - October 8 - 10th, Marbella
World Telemedia is for any business that wishes to engage and commercialize “connected consumers” whilst they use mobile devices and telephones; to interact with value added service and content propositions. The event will feature expert opinion from the vibrant world of performance marketing, digital media, content distribution, mobile messaging and billing / payment services and cove some major industry talking points such as; the block chain, cryptocurrencies, compliance and fraud prevention.
MEF Members can receive a discount on passes.
Internet Retailing Conference - October 11, London
InternetRetailing Conference 2018 – Collaboration, Innovation, Expertise. A powerhouse of ideas to Re:generate Retail. Retail is re-structuring, re-formatting, re-skilling and re-connecting with consumers. In the current climate, success belongs to retailers that dare to be adaptive, creative and to take risks. Re-launching for 2018 – in a brand-new London venue – InternetRetailing Conference 2018 brings together 800+ retail board members, C-level executives and directors for a breath-taking day of inspiration and collaboration
MEF Members receive 10% discounts on passes
UK RCS Workshop - October 18 - London
The UK RCS Workshop is a discussion-led event hosted by Mobilesquared, in partnership with the Mobile Ecosystem Forum. Featuring an insight-packed programme covering five-year RCS market forecast data, early-adopter RCS brand case studies, and roundtable discussion facilitated by RCS experts. Delivering a comprehensive view of the UK RCS opportunity, using the most accurate and robust RCS data available on the market, and will outline the pathway to successful strategic RCS implementation and explore commercial pricing models. This event is a must-attend for companies looking to implement or evolve their RCS strategies.
AppsAfrica Innovation Awards 2018 - November 12 - South Africa
MEF is delighted to be a media partner for the 2018 AppsAfrica Innovation Awards The AppsAfrica.com Awards celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa, showcasing the continents best innovations in 14 categories. The awards are open to corporates, established ventures or start-ups who have launched services in at least one African market. The Awards provide winners with industry recognition, global publicity, and networking with 300+ industry peers at the Awards party in Cape Town on November 12th on the eve of AfricaCom. Winners are invited to Africa Tech Summit Kigali 2019 to join tech leaders from across the continent.
Trustech November 27 - 29, Cannes, France
MEF is pleased to be supporting Trustech 2018 TRUSTECH encompasses all the secure technologies and applications that are being developed and deployed including new, emerging & disruptive trends. The event was first held over thirty years ago under the name «Cartes Secure Connexions» to promote the newborn technology of smartcards. In 2016, it is re-named TRUSTECH to better reflect the way the industry and the event have evolved, and its focus on trust-based technologies.