Press Release

Press Release

SAMENA Council Invites Industry Stakeholders’ Participation in Mobile Broadband Forum (MBBF) in Dubai

SAMENA Council is supporting the 12th Global Mobile Broadband Forum hosted by Huawei, which will be held on October 13 and 14, 2021 in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. The MBBF 2021 offers an opportunity for the mobile and adjacent vertical ecosystems to reconnect, rebuild, and reimagine a fully connected, intelligent world.

Bocar BA, CEO – SAMENA Council stated that “Serving as a resource with advocacy expertise, to help aid incubation of novel approaches and ideas that can assure sustainability of the digital ecosystem, the Council is supporting the MBBF 2021 given the Forum’s importance to the regional drive on mobile broadband and the global vision for achieving universal digital access, sustainably. The Council empowers stakeholders to communicate together and address the most pressing industry issues, in order to help create a sustainable business environment for the ICT Industry and to accelerate socio-economic transformation within the region. It is in this regard that the MBBF 2021 carries significance as it will focus on maximizing the potential of 5G, including industry use-cases and applications that are green and can foster carbon neutrality, and practically advance the mobile future of the region as well as its digital economy” “It is time for us to think green 5G”, BA emphasized.

This year's MBBF will be held as a hybrid physical and virtual event, heralding a new era of connectivity and collaboration for the mobile ecosystem, and will be held in Jafza One Convention Centre, Dubai, UAE.