3G Congress Circa 2004 - 2005

For a number of years this was the official site for the 3G Congress.
Content is from the site's 2004-2005 archived pages to be considered in its historical context.
Visit their current website at: www.mobileworldcongress.com/


Welcome 2004

The floor plan is now almost sold out and the Congress programme has been finalised with over 125 speakers confirmed.  With over 1000 congress delegates and 5000 exhibition visitors the 3G World Congress & Exhibition will be the largest 3G event ever held in Asia.  With 3000 sqm of exhibition space this event promises to be the best week you can spend out of the office in 2004.

The event continues to be the only international event focusing on ALL 3G services and applications being delivered commercially today and provides a truly global picture of the wireless world not solely focused on Europe or North America.

Final Conference Brochure available for download - OVER 120 leading industry speakers confirmed!!

***Today is your LAST chance to get the early bird discount.  Register Now to ensure you join 1000 of your industry colleagues at the best price***

**Jianzhou Wang, Chairman & President, China Unicom confirmed as a keynote address on the first day of the 3G World Congress.**

The final speaker list has been compiled and this promises to be the best 3G World Congress ever organised.  With nearly 30 operator speakers and over 125 industry speakers in total the event promises to deliver the best learning and networking environment the 3G industry could ask for.

The keynote sessions on the first day includes such luminaries as:

Manoj Kohli, President, Mobility, Bharti Tele-Ventures
Jianzhou Wang, 
Chairman & President, China Unicom
Douglas Li,
 Chief Executive Officer, SmarTone
Joachim Horn, 
Managing Director, Technology, T-Mobile
Marc Rouanne, 
Chief Operating Officer, Mobile Communications Group, Alcatel
Carl-Henric Svanberg
, President & Chief Executive Officer, Ericsson
Yafang Sun, 
Chairwoman of the Board, Huawei Technologies
Pascal Debon, 
President, Wireless Networks, Nortel Networks
Lothar Pauly, 
President & Chief Executive Officer, Siemens Communications
Dr. Irwin Jacobs, 
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Qualcomm

These industry leaders are joined by senior representatives from operators including:

Asia Pacific Broadband Wireless Communications, Bell Mobility, China Unicom, Chungwha Telecom, Etisalat, Hong Kong CSL, KDDI, Maxis Communications, Mobilkom Austria, O2, Orange, Pelephone Communications, Peoples, PT Telkomsel, Reliance Infocomm, SmarTone, Sprint, Telefonica Moviles, Verizon Wireless, Vodafone, Woosh Wireless....

With the event encompassing all 3G technologies you will also be able to hear from representatives from 3GPP2, CDMA Development Group, ETSI, Global Billing Association, Global Mobile Suppliers Associations, ITU, Mobile Entertainment Forum, Open Mobile Alliance, Wi-Fi Alliance, WiMAX Forum and the Wireless World Research Forum.

For a full listing of talks and this cutting-edge speaker programme please download the brochure by clicking on the red icon to the left or read more by visiting the congress section of the website.  

Can you afford to miss out on the region's largest 3G event?

Register NOW!! And you can still save yourself up to US$ 300!


Welcome 2005

The 3G World Congress is now in it's 10th year and this hugely prestigious conference continues to go from strength to strength.  The conference continues to attract the leading minds in the industry to address over 1000 delegates each year


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We extensively research the industry to ensure that the conference focuses on the cutting edge issues that are affecting the industry and deliver to you an event that is both extremely informative and timely.

If you believe that you know of a speaker or a topic that would be of interest for the 3G World Congress 2005 then feel free to submit a paper.

The 3G World Congress & Exhibition 2005 gives you the opportunity to showcase your products and services in the largest and fastest-growing mobile market in the world.

The region already has over half a billion mobile users and this is estimated to grow at an incredible 18% per annum.  China alone already has over 250 million users and with the event taking place in Hong Kong it gives you the perfect opportunity to tap into this very lucrative market. 

Full commercial launches of 3G have already taken place in Australia, Japan, Korea and Taiwan and with most other Asian countries anticipated to join them by 2005, these are certainly exciting times for the industry.  This is the only exhibition in Asia that solely focuses on 3G and will bring you the qualified audience that you need to see.

This is supported by our sponsors and exhibitors who had nothing but praise for the event in their testimonials>

The exhibition is unique in the fact that it covers ALL technology and services related to 3G and reflects 3G adoptions in Asia with some countries reviewing CDMA2000, WCDMA and TD-SCDMA.

The 3G World Congress & Exhibition 2005 is the meeting place for all those who operate in the 3G Mobile industry.  If you fall into any of the categories below then you need to be pre-register now.
CEOs – COOs – Managing Directors – CTOs – Senior Planning Officers – 3G Project Directors – Marketing and Business Development Directors & Managers – Senior Engineers – R & D Staff, Applications & Service Directors – Venture Capitalists – Financial Advisors – Telecom Market Analysts……..

  • Mobile / Wireless Operators
  • Content Application Providers
  • Infrastructure Providers
  • Software and Applications Providers
  • Handset and PDA Manufacturers
  • Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNOs)
  • Venture Capital and Investment Banking Firms
  • Government Regulatory Authorities
  • International Industry Development and Standards Organisations


Exhibiting is a proven sales and marketing tool enabling you to get your company cost-effectively in front of a targeted audience.  Compliment your sales messages with a vast number of face-to-face meetings with buyers who are interested in YOUR products! By exhibiting at the 3G World Congress & Exhibition your company will:

  • Establish new business contacts.
  • Support local agents or existing clients.
  • Create brand awareness.
  • Establish a presence in a new market.
  • Monitor the activity of competitors.
  • Network with other suppliers.
  • Source local agents or distribution networks.

For more information on how you can increase your company’s profits contact our sales team on +852 2531 6188 or alternatively fill out this form and one of our sales team will be in touch with you shortly.

Exhibition Opening Times
Wednesday, 16 November  
Registration 8:00am
Opening Ceremony 10:30am - 11:00am
Exhibition Open 11:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday, 17 November  
Registration 8:00am
Exhibition Open 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday, 18 November  
Registration 8:00am
Exhibition Open 10:00am - 4:00pm


*Lucky draw will be conducted at 4:30pm on 16, 17 November and at 2:30pm on 18 November at the Motorola booth (#1721).

The exhibition has been launched in response to a need in the Asian region for an event that will help people in the industry capitalise on the huge regional growth the industry is experiencing. Companies from all over the world will be exhibiting and sharing information with you so ensure your attendance by pre-registering for the 3G event in 2005.

To get a better picture of what types of products and services will be on display check out the exhibition profil


The 3G World Congress & Exhibition in 2005 will be bringing leading international companies to Asia to display the latest products and services in the 3G mobile industry.  The event will provide you with the perfect forum to view demonstrations, test different products, learn new solutions and purchase the right products that will allow you maximise your profit potential.


By visiting the event in 2005 you will be able to:

·         Source new suppliers, products and services.

·         Keep abreast of all the latest changes in this dynamic industry.

·         Participate in an extensive free seminar programme running throughout the event.

·         Compare 1000s of products before making your purchasing decision.

·         Network with our industry colleagues.

·         Meet your existing suppliers in a more informal atmosphere.

·         Keep abreast of your competitor’s activities.

·         Become a regional distributor for international companies looking to break into the market.