More than 1,500 telecom and vertical leaders, analysts, and media gathered today at the Makuhari Messe convention center in Tokyo, Japan for the seventh annual Mobile Broadband Forum (MBBF), jointly hosted by Huawei, GSMA, and GTI.
At the Global MBB Forum 2016, Li Yue, President & Chief Executive Officer, China Mobile, has made the keynote speech of "Connectivity Drives Development Embracing New Era of Internet of Everything". In the speech he said that China Mobile’s Open Labs have 30 projects involving Smart Manufacturing, IoV, Smart Cities, Smart Homes, and more. China Mobile hopes to build an Open Service system for IoT.
At the Global MBB Forum 2016, Alex Wellen, Chief Product Officer, CNN, has made the keynote speech of "Next Gen CNN: How CNN is Transforming Global News". He said in the speech that: CNN’s mission is to be the worldwide leader in mobile and video news and information. The only way to do that is with deep, deep collaboration with mobile operators.
At the Global MBB Forum 2016, Nandan Mer, Executive Vice President, MasterCard, has made the keynote speech of "Navigating the Digital Maze". In the speech, Mr. Nandan Mer said that the mobile industry is a very important partner for all payment companies, including MasterCard. There will soon be many more digital payment tools than pieces of plastic, and many of these transaction will be automated.
At the Global MBB Forum 2016, Mats Granryd, Director General, GSMA, has made the keynote speech of "Connecting Everyone and Everything to a Better Future".