SAMENA Telecommunications Council’s Beyond Connectivity conference is an annual event, bringing together senior to top-executives from regulatory bodies, telecom operator groups, technology companies, as well as other ICT industry players, including management consulting companies.
Beyond Connectivity 2018, being held in joint partnership with Tech Mahindra, one of SAMENA Council’s newest members, will focus on Tech Mahindra’s proposed theme of “Immerse in the Future”. To be held on April 5th 2018 and exclusively Host-Sponsored by Tech Mahindra, the one-day conference will provide a strategic knowledge-sharing platform for SAMENA Council's members to discuss the evolving telecommunications landscape and industry challenges, and to get a glimpse of the future through the eyes of Tech Mahindra, a valued new addition to SAMENA Council's membership. The event will delve into major industry matters, which will be deliberated on through panel discussions. Such matters include understanding the Future from system, technology, security, and digital-experience perspectives, and correlating preparedness for the future with the sustainability of the digital ecosystem, in which telecom operators, regulators, and technology providers have a special set of roles and responsibilities to exercise.
oThe goal of Beyond Connectivity –In the Future is to serve as a knowledge-sharing platform and to convene industry experts together, to discuss industry matters and business areas of interest to the industry, while providing a networking platform for the Council’s members, especially telecom operators seeking new technology partnerships. A key outcome of the discussions of the BYC conference is expected to be a better understanding of the technology, software, Iota, security, and digital transformational requirements in the future, and the prospects of new business opportunities in the MENA region.
o The BYC conference has traditionally served SAMENA Council’s member companies as a platform for announcing business partnerships. Various members of SAMENA Telecommunications Council have also used the strategically themed BYC events to showcase their innovations, new products and services.