In the midst of a global pandemic, the highly anticipated 14th edition of Telecom Review Leaders’ Summit became the first-ever hybrid event to be organised in the region. The Summit enabled industry leaders, partners and the who’s who of the telecoms world to come together both physically and virtually to explore some of the most important topics affecting the industry, namely the impact of the pandemic on the ICT sector and the future of digital transformation post Covid-19.

Read more: SpaceLee (Li Xiangyu) lauds success of first-ever hybrid Telecom Review Summit

With 5G technologies powering the next wave of business ecosystems and capabilities, a new and diverse revenue mix will be created for operators who can turn their networks into platforms for deeper interaction with content and services.

Read more: MYCOM OSI’s CTO and President outlines the role of service assurance in 5G monetization

Throughout the pandemic, there was a drastic increase in the deployment of smart city technologies, namely in GCC countries. Weathering the storm of the pandemic was no easy feat but the GCC countries harnessed their advanced infrastructure to the maximum in an effort to contain the spread of the virus. From contact tracing technologies to apps, the GCC did a great deal. However, with new technology, comes new challenges. What does the deployment of these new technologies mean for corporate governance?

Read more: PwC’s Hazem Galal talks corporate governance, pandemic-induced tech at Telecom Review Summit

Typography

Join Telecom Reviews' special GITEX magazine and daily e-newsletter

Showcase your latest IC solutions with the special GITEX edition of Telecom Review Magazine at the 37th GITEX Technology Week 2017 held from 08-12 October at the Dubail World Trade Centre.

Telecom Review's daily GITEX e-newsletter will ensure your brand reaches the masses.

Trust Telecom Review to represent your company well

Telecom Review's special GITEX magazine and daily e-newsletter has been a growing success over the years. Distribution of the magazine at the event continues to increase every year with thousands of industry professionals expected to attend this year who will pick up a copy of the magazine. The daily Telecom Review e-newsletter sends news updates directly to the inboxes of industry players.

Advertisement