The Customer Experience Tops the Agenda at Broadband MEA 2013

  The Customer Experience Tops the Agenda at Broadband MEA 2013

Broadband MEA Conference 2013

Business Wire

LONDON -- January 29, 2013

Broadband leaders from across the Middle East and Africa region will gather in
Dubai this March for Broadband MEA, the largest and most prestigious broadband
event in the Middle East and Africa. The region’s most senior executives from
leading companies including Etisalat, STC, Zain, Mobily, Google, Batelco and
many more will gather to discuss the successes, challenges and future
opportunities with providing broadband services in their respective markets.

The event this year will particularly throw a spotlight on improving the
customer experience, exploring the business models, strategies and innovative
services required to maintain customer happiness and loyalty.

The conference, which takes place from 19 – 20 March, has an exceptional
speaker line-up, made up of a record breaking number of C-level executives
from the leading telecoms and media businesses in the region, including Khalid
ElKouly, CMO at Etisalat, UAE; Jon French, Vice President Middle East and
Africa, HTC; Ahmed Al-Sulaiti, CTO, Qatar National Broadband Network, Qatar;
and Souhail Haddaji, VP - Marketing Commercial, du.

Celebrating its fifth year, the conference and industry leading exhibition
will take place at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel, Dubai, UAE. Bringing
together key decision makers, Broadband MEA will provide a unique platform for
networking with peers, developing business opportunities and discussions about
how to move the industry forward in the region.

Broadband MEA’s programme also features The Executive Summit, an invitation
only event which allows C-level decision makers to network and participate in
highly valuable discussions about the issues facing the industry today. 2013’s
agenda also includes the first Interactive Broadband Expert Bar, which invites
visitors to sit down with the region’s leading analysts and business experts
to gain a greater understanding of the latest trends and technologies, future
predictions and analysis of different markets.

Gavin Whitechurch, Executive Director at Informa Telecoms & Media, says:
“Broadband MEA is evolving every year which echoes the forward-moving industry
throughout the region. With the return of the Executive Summit, the fantastic
quality of the speakers and its co-location with Cloud World Forum MENA, 2013
looks to be the best Broadband MEA yet.”

For the first time the event will also be co-located with the Cloud World
Forum MENA event, giving attendees access to a wider and more diverse network
of companies showcasing their products and services.

To view the full event programme and register for Broadband MEA, please visit or call +44 (0) 20 7017 5506.
Alternatively, keep up to date with the event on Twitter @BBWorldForum or use

About Broadband MEA

Part of the successful Broadband World Forum Global Series, 2013's forum will
bring together decision-makers from all corners of the broadband ecosystem
from across the Middle East and Africa. Now in its fifth year, Broadband MEA
is the region’s premier broadband conference and exhibition attracting 70
speakers, to address the current issues surrounding broadband. For further
information on Broadband MEA or to register to attend, go to

About Informa Telecoms & Media

Informa Telecoms & Media ( is the leading provider of
business intelligence and strategic services to the global telecoms and media
markets. Driven by constant first-hand contact with the industry, its 90
analysts and researchers produce a range of intelligence services including
news and analytical products, in depth market reports and datasets focussed on
technology, strategy and content. Informa Telecoms & Media also organises 125
global annual events, attended by more than 70,000 executives worldwide.

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