LPWA World - 22-23 May 2018, Novotel London West



GSMA: LTE-M Network, Association Partner at LPWA World

The aim of the LTE-M Task Force is to provide all industry and wider ecosystem stakeholders with market representation to accelerate the wide-spread adoption of 3GPP-based LTE-M technology. LTE-M is addressing the low power wide area IoT market opportunity using licensed spectrum with the intent to scale global deployment in 2018/19. The Task Force Chair is Cameron Coursey, AT&T and the Vice-Chairs are Ronan Le Bras, Orange and Toshi Wakayama, KDDI.The objectives of the LTE-M Task Force are:

  • Facilitate commercial launches of LTE-M solutions globally
  • Lead industry partners and the ecosystem to build a strong end-to-end industry chain for future growth and development of LTE-M
  • Reduce complexity of LTE-M device introduction
  • Drive and proliferate LTE-M applications in vertical markets for new business opportunities
  • Promote collaboration between all LTE-M  industry partners to ensure interoperability of solutions

For more information, please visit: https://www.gsma.com/iot/long-term-evolution-machine-type-communication-lte-mtc-cat-m1/


GSMA: NB-IoT Network, Association Partner at LPWA World

The GSMA NB-IoT Forum aims to provide all industry and wider ecosystem stakeholders with market representation to accelerate the wide-spread adoption of 3GPP-based NB-IoT technology. NB-IoT is addressing the low power wide area IoT market opportunity using licensed spectrum with the intent to scale global deployment in 2018/19. The Forum Chair is Luke Ibbetson, Vodafone Group and Vice- Chair is Madame Huang Yuhong, China Mobile.

What are the objectives of the Forum?

  • Facilitate commercial launches of NB-IoT solutions globally
  • Lead industry partners and the ecosystem to build a strong end-to-end industry chain for future growth and development of NB-IoT
  • Drive and proliferate NB-IoT applications in vertical markets for new business opportunities
  • Promote collaboration between all NB-IoT industry partners to ensure interoperability of solutions

For more information, please visit: https://www.gsma.com/iot/narrow-band-internet-of-things-nb-iot/

LoRa Alliance

LoRa Alliance, Partner at LPWA 2016



Weightless, Partner at LPWA 2016


Wi-Sun Alliance

Wi-Fi Alliance

wifi alliance

Wi-Fi Alliance® is a global non-profit industry association – our members are the worldwide network of companies that brings you Wi-Fi®. The members of our collaboration forum come from across the Wi-Fi ecosystem and share a common vision of connecting everyone and everything, everywhere. Since 2000, the Wi-Fi CERTIFIED™ seal of approval designates products with proven interoperability, industry-standard security protections, and the latest technology. Wi-Fi Alliance has certified more than 30,000 products, delivering the best user experience and encouraging the expanded use of Wi-Fi products and services in new and established markets. Today, billions of Wi-Fi products carry a significant portion of the world’s data traffic in an ever-expanding variety of applications.


ABI Research

abi research LPWA World 2017

ABI Research is the leader in technology market intelligence. Our analysts act as an extension of the world’s most innovative organizations, accelerating their overall decision-making process to more quickly and confidently execute strategies. We assess markets to explore trends, offer insight into the changing landscape, and define tomorrow’s strategic technologies. For more information, visit www.abiresearch.com.

Analysys Mason

Analysys Mason, Partner at LPWA 2016


Machina Research

Machina Research, Partner at LPWA 2016


Mind Commerce

MindCommerce, Analyst Partner at LPWA 2016

Mind Commerce is your trusted source for research and strategic analysis focused on digital technologies and the telecommunications industry. Our reports provide key trends, projections, and in-depth analysis for infrastructure, platforms, devices, applications, services, emerging business models and opportunities.


HTNG, Association Partner at LPWA World

The premier technology solutions association in the hospitality industry, HTNG is a self-funded, nonprofit organization with members from hotel and hospitality companies, technology vendors to hospitality, consultants, media and academic experts. HTNG's members participate in focused workgroups to bring to market open solution sets addressing specific business problems. HTNG fosters the selection and adoption of existing open standards and also develops new open standards to meet the needs of the global hospitality industry.

Currently more than 400 corporate and individual members from across this spectrum, including most of the world's leading hotel companies and technology vendors, are active HTNG participants. HTNG's Board of Governors, consisting of 22 top IT leaders from hotel companies around the world, itself has technology responsibility for over 2.5 million guest rooms. HTNG publishes workgroup proceedings, drafts and specifications for all HTNG members as soon as they are created, encouraging rapid and broad adoption. HTNG releases specifications into the public domain as soon as they are ratified by the workgroups. For more information, visit www.htng.org.

IoT Business News

IoT Business News, Media Partner at LPWA 2016

Fully independent, IoT Business News is the reference news sources for all Internet of Things and Machine-to-Machine business professionals across the world. Served by a responsive team, IoT Business News publishes every day, fresh, relevant and reliable news on the M2M and IoT markets, all in a clear and illustrated way.

100% focused on the business side of the Internet of Things, we only select the news that really matter and we give the voice to industry experts from the top IoT companies. Our popular IoT events calendar lists the best IoT events to attend along the year as well as it shares the discount codes we could possibly get for our readers. And thanks to our free e.newsletter, our business subscribers receive twice a month, right in their email box, the top IoT news of the month and our selection of M2M and IoT trade shows!

Mobile Europe

Mobile Europe, Media Partner at LPWA World

Mobile Europe is a leading B2B title for the telecoms industry, exploring the latest innovations, developments and trends in the wireless technology space; providing CTOs and their teams with news, analysis and opinion. Mobile Europe is distributed quarterly to over 4000 print subscribers, and enjoys a digital following via www.mobileeurope.co.uk, its email newsletter and social media.

European Communications

European Communications, Media Partner at LPWA World

European Communications is a B2B title that serves senior managers of network operators and their suppliers with news, exclusive interviews and insightful features via a quarterly magazine distributed to over 5000 professionals, www.eurocomms.com, email newsletter and social media channels.

The Mobile Network


The Mobile Network is a multi channel resource for professionals working across the mobile network. It reports on, analyses, and provides a platform for discussion on the technology and the business of wireless networks around the globe.


Twitter: @TMNMag     

Twitter: @Mappingmobile

Twitter: @Inside5g

HomeGrid Forum


HomeGrid Forum (HGF) is an industry alliance that brings together the world’s best in technology innovators, silicon vendors, system manufacturers and service providers to promote G.hn, a globally recognized gigabit home networking technology based on ITU-T standards. Over 70 members promote the global adoption of G.hn, a single unified, multi-sourced networking technology – over coax, copper pairs, powerline, and plastic optical fiber – while continuing to support HomePNA deployments and their transition to G.hn. HomeGrid Forum provides G.hn silicon and system certification through a strict compliance and interoperability testing program.



Telecom Drive

telecom drive


Wireless 20/20

wireless 20 20 at lpwa world

Wireless 20/20 is an independent market research and consulting company focused solely on the emerging broadband wireless market. Their principals have been engaged in the wireless industry since its inception and have gained a thorough understanding of the technical, business and product issues surrounding the development of broadband wireless devices, equipment, networks, and services.


Enterprise Management 360°

Enterprise Management 360, Media Partner of LPWA World

Keeping busy executives up to date with reports on the latest IT trends, presenting views from expert analysts and solution providers; EM360° offers specialist coverage making it the comprehensive guide for all aspects of organisational IT. With an established medium for editorial and online resources, we serve a global audience of C-level executives, management and IT practitioners, informing them of the latest developments in their industries.

Website: www.em360tech.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/EM360Tech
Linkedin: https://em360.tech/2dUJYqg


InfoCom Media Partner

InfoCom is a market research and consultancy company with almost 30 years experience in providing expert strategic planning assistance to stakeholders in the telecommunications, IT and multimedia industries across the globe.

Our group is one of the few - integrating market research competencies with Engineering and Global ICT consulting.

Our team is multinational. The diversity in inter-cultural skills improves effectiveness and enriched the output of our analysis.


Smart Insights

Smart Insights Media Partner

Smart Insights is the best information source on the Secure Transactions industry.

Smart Insights Weekly is a newsletter covering the smart card industry, its businesses, its technologies, its markets as well as its technology suppliers. Smart Insights covers all the major trends in the industry, it encompasses worldwide business, standardization bodies ... 

Smart Insights Reports are research reports providing key facts and figures as well as strategic insights about a technology, an area or a major issue in the secure transaction industry. Smart Insights Reports bring business modeling, forecasting and competitive analysis.

Smart Insights: facts . intelligence . now . More information at http://www.smartinsights.net

Wimax Forum

Wimax Media Partner

The WiMAX Forum® is an industry-led, not-for-profit organization that certifies and promotes the compatibility and interoperability of broadband wireless products based upon IEEE Standard 802.16. The WiMAX Forum's primary goal is to accelerate the adoption, deployment and expansion of WiMAX technologies across the globe while facilitating roaming agreements, sharing best practices within our membership and certifying products. WiMAX Forum Certified® products are interoperable and support broadband fixed, nomadic, portable and mobile services. The WiMAX Forum works closely with service providers and regulators to ensure that WiMAX Forum Certified systems meet customer and government requirements.

For more information, please visit: www.wimaxforum.org

Science & Technology Gazette

Science & Technology Gazette, Media Partner at LPWA World

Scigazette is a monthly Electronics e-Magazine that brings to you the latest developments, news and trends from the global electronics sector such as advances in IoT, 5g, RFID technologies, Sensors, Components, latest product etc., along with  a plethora of guest articles, design articles, stories, case studies, use cases and exclusive insights straight from the leading industry players. We welcome you to join a fast growing community of design engineers, industry professionals and tech enthusiasts, while hoping that you thoroughly enjoy your experience with Scigazette.com.


vanilla plus

VanillaPlus is the go-to resource for digital transformation, bringing you exclusive articles, expert commentary and videos, top-level interviews and unrivalled insights from CEOs, CIOs and others
who are successfully transforming their business today.”

For more information, contact Louise Opitz: louise@vanillaplus.com or visit www.vanillaplus.com

IoT Now


IoT Now - How to run an IoT enabled business.
With exclusive analyst reports and specialist journalists, IoT Now is the leading global brand covering the Internet of Things, machine-to-machine communications (M2M), embedded devices and connected consumer devices. Delivering webcasts, bi-monthly magazines, white-papers, daily news and expert opinion pieces, IoT Now focuses on the deployment of these technologies across the enterprise, automotive, logistics, healthcare, utilities, travel, security and smart city verticals.

To join our community, register at: www.iot-now.com

For more information, contact: Charlie Bisnar at c.bisnar@wkm-global.com

IoT Global Network

IoT Global Network, Media Partner at LPWA World

The IoT Global Network, is a new destination for the IoT community. The IoT Global Network is a platform where you can connect with industry experts and network across the IoT community to build the successful IoT business of the future.

The IoT Global Network will increase transparency across the industry, providing a comprehensive guide while informing and raising awareness of issues and industry regulation. With regular news and blogs from experts plus up-to-date information about IoT events around the world, the IoT Global Network is a dedicated resource for every IoT professional.


Cities Today

Cities Today, Media Partner at LPWA World

Cities Today is the only global magazine containing analysis, comment and best practices on sustainable urban development, connecting local governments with public and private sector solutions.

With an expert editorial advisory board comprising the World Bank, UN-Habitat, UNEP, and city associations ICLEI, C40, UCLG ASPAC, UCLG Africa, UCLG MEWA, Sister Cities International and FLACMA, the publication highlights the challenges facing city leaders and local governments in mobility, finance, smart technology, health care, energy efficiency, water, sanitation, security and housing.

For more information, please visit: http://www.cities-today.com.

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