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  • EY
    EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.
  • Princeton Ventures
    We are a global telecom, media and technology buy-out platform that brings together the best of a financial investor and a strategic sponsor. Our partnership with Warburg Pincus combined with our deep operating experience positions us uniquely to build transformative businesses.
  • Digitalcolony
    Coming soon...
  • Linklaters
    Linklater’s global TMT sector team combines market-leading TMT lawyers with corporate/M&A, competition, data protection/information management, intellectual property, commercial and financial specialists who work together to deliver exceptional insight into the complexities of the commercial and regulatory TMT environment.Multinational telecommunications, media and technology clients rely on us for full-service legal advice in the areas of M&A, joint ventures, regulatory issues, asset protection, restructurings, information governance and major commercial contracts with customers and suppliers.
  • Intelsat
    Coming soon...
  • CRS
    Coming soon...
  • Hardiman Telecommunications
    Hardiman Telecommunications Ltd. is a boutique consultancy specialised in strategy development and in quantitative analysis of businesses and of business opportunities in the telecommunications, broadcast, media, technology and systems industries. We have three principal client bases. These are respectively in the Financial sector, the Telecommunications / Technology sectors and the Legal sector. Our staff profile features business, engineering and financial professionals who have held senior commercial, technical, financial and operations responsibilities in major global telcos, manufacturers and systems houses. All of our staff have held Profit and Loss accountability at Divisional GM / Executive VP level. We do not engage juniors, and we do not hire directly from business schools. Established in 1994, we are active in Western Europe, Central / Eastern Europe, the Levant, the Gulf, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. Our profile allows us to bring deep insight to complex transactions and to competitive assessment / enhancement exercises. It also allows a unique approach to expert testimony, spanning the continuum from physics and engineering through to finance, operations and commercial performance.
  • IFC
    Investing Across the TMT Spectrum
    IFC channels investments toward private companies that bridge the digital divide by building modern communications infrastructure and information technology businesses. By making technology more widely available in developing countries, these investments give local populations access to the latest applications, systems, best practices & wider markets, accelerate GDP growth and increase productivity. Our TMT Clients: Our clients range from tech start-up firms to global mobile operators. For smaller firms we offer venture financing, encouraging private sector investment in markets traditionally considered too risky. For larger firms we offer debt, syndication and loan guarantees. IFC in TMT: 20+ Years experience making TMT investments in emerging markets; Arranged and provided $8.3 billion in financing to over 115 telecom and IT projects in developing countries; Global TMT investment team with offices in over 80 countries. IFC is: Largest multilateral source of private sector financing in emerging markets; Resources and know-how of a global development bank with the flexibility of a merchant bank; Promoter of environmental, social, and corporate governance standards; $50+ billion portfolio spread across 111 countries in over 2000 companies. Financial Products: Equity and Early Stage Equity; Quasi-Equity; Subordinated Debt; Risk Guarantees ; Revolving Credit Loans; Project and Corporate Loans; Syndications; Local Currency Financing. TMT Investment Areas: Telecoms; Satellite; Sub-Marine Cables; Wireless/Cellular; Fiber Backbones; Broadband; Towers; Managed Services; Media; Infrastructure; Applications ; Content; Technology; Information Security; Data Centers e/m Payment Systems; IT & IT Enabled Services; Hardware/Devices
  • Allen & Overy
    Allen & Overy is a truly global law practice. We have a distinguished track record of advising Telecoms, Media and Technology companies and their investors on projects around the globe.

    Supporting the TMT sector is a key priority for Allen & Overy and our deep and well-resourced global team works together to foster and share industry knowledge and expertise across our offices and legal disciplines. One of our particular strengths is experience advising on the regulatory issues associated with corporate, finance and commercial projects. Our team can also draw upon the expertise provided by other related practices such as antitrust, intellectual property, employment, litigation and arbitration, real estate, restructuring and tax.

    We are also an engaged and active player in the digital ecosystem. We work with companies at all stages of growth and development from established players to emerging companies. One of our particular strengths is navigating the cultural issues that can arise when large institutional organisations work with smaller digital players. Our lawyers are experts in working with our clients to produce consistent and risk-conscious results while preserving and encouraging the innovation, creativity and agility that these alliances promise. We have the ability to field integrated multidisciplinary teams to help clients smooth the path for digital projects. From anticipating regulatory hurdles to motivating and retaining key staff and negotiating transactions with partners and suppliers, our team has experience of all aspects of the digital journey.

    Few firms can deliver the combination of experience and resource that is needed to handle the complexity and scale that the most important matters involve. Through the depth of our knowledge of the TMT sector, global reach and experience of successfully advising on business critical projects, we believe that we offer a compelling proposition.

More sponsors to be announced shortly

Media Partners

  • TMT Finance
    TMT Finance News is the leading provider of exclusive news on telecoms, media and technology financing and investment activity globally. TMT Finance News is published weekly and includes exclusive and comprehensive news on telecom financing, M&A and investment activity, strategy shifts, pricing, executive people moves, deal data including new mandate opportunities, price benchmarking, comment and insight. The TMT Finance online news archive includes over 14,000 searchable articles on deal activity. More information at www.tmtfinance.com
  • Developing Telecoms
    Developing Telecoms covers the transformation and empowerment of emerging markets through mobile telephony and broadband wireless internet access.Our mission is to keep stakeholders informed about opportunities and the technologies, products, services and processes used to deliver this unprecedented development.Launched in 2006 as an exclusively online media channel to meet the information needs of telecom professionals in emerging markets, our reputation is built on delivering focused, high quality news, insight and analysis in an independent, vendor neutral environment. Developing Telecoms addresses top level professionals drawn from organisations planning, building, operating and deploying communications networks in emerging market.
  • Telecompaper
    We have been keeping professionals in the telecoms industry up-to-date since 2000. Telecompaper is a well respected, independent research and publishing company focussed on the telecommunications industry.
  • Focus Economics
    FocusEconomics is a leading provider of economic forecasts and analysis on the most important macroeconomic indicators for over 75 key country markets in Asia, Europe and the Americas. Forward-thinking companies require such reliable and timely information to help them make the right business decisions. FocusEconomics’ extensive global network of economists, coupled with its position as an industry leader, are indications of the company’s solid reputation as a reliable source for business intelligence among the world's major financial institutions, multinational companies and government agencies.

    Get a Free 3-month Trial Subscription to FocusEconomics Reports by sending an email with the code “TMT14” to: info@focus-economics.com

  • Oxford Business Group
    Oxford Business Group delivers tomorrow's growth markets today.
    The global economic landscape is changing, and since 1994 OBG has been at the frontier of mapping new waves of emerging economies. OBG now operates in many of the world's fastest growing markets, offering internationally acclaimed intelligence on regions that are shaping the future balance of economic power.
  • TelecomWatch
  • TeleResources
    TeleResources provides a wide range of professional services in market studies, business planning, strategy and market analysis, investment valuation, network planning and design, project management, provision of surrogate resources, training and specialist publications. TeleResources understands the telecommunications business. With our 30 years of focused consulting in telecommunications, we have built up a deep knowledge of the Australasian and global telecommunications markets and information on operators and vendors. As we understand the telecommunications business and know the industry’s key personnel, we are able to anticipate future market developments, track seemingly disparate events and use them to pro-actively identify opportunities for our clients. TeleResources seeks to add value to our clients' business with our insight, innovation and independent perspective. We strive to assist clients in making optimal decisions in business investment, market positioning and network implementation and in achieving a sustainable competitive advantage.
  • BoogarLists
    BoogarLists publishes directories of resources tailored for entrepreneurs and managers in the technology, media and communications space.  Our listings cover a range of topics, including business, operations, venture capital, financial services, conferences, associations, and marketing. With more than 2,000 venture capital and private equity firms listed, BoogarLists is an excellent place for entrepreneurs to start their search for investment capital.  And for students, analysts and planners who need to kick-start or augment their on-line search for resources, you'll find our listings to be of great value.
  • Mysolutioninfo
    MySolutionInfo.com source provider for Technology Information related to all sectors, we focus our activities in the Middle East and Asia. MySolutionInfo.com covers the following:
    · Regional and worldwide events, conference, training and exhibitions
    · News about local and regional ‘Events’ and ‘Exhibitors’
    · Directory of ‘Event organizers’ and ‘Exhibitors’
    Our location: Beirut, Lebanon