November 12, 2008

2008 3G CDMA North America Regional Conference Brings Top Executives Together to Discuss Successes and Future Opportunities of the Global Mobile Communications Industry


   WHAT:  The annual 3G CDMA North America Regional Conference kicks         off next week in San Diego, California.  This year's         conference will cover the current progress and success of         CDMA2000(r), and explore future opportunities with mobile         broadband and broadcast solutions, including CDMA2000 network         interoperability with LTE and Mobile WiMAX.          The event features an outstanding speaker line-up of wireless         operators, infrastructure and device vendors, content         providers and industry analysts who will share their         perspectives on the mobile marketplace.  Speakers include         executives from:   Aeris Communications  Kyocera Wireless           RSB, Ltd.  AirCell               MetroPCS                   Sprint  Airvana               Metrum Technologies        TELUS Mobility  Alcatel-Lucent        Mobile Ecosystem           Transaction Wireless  Andrew Seybold, Inc.  Mobile Satellite Ventures  Verizon Wireless  Buzzwire              Mooreland Partners LLC     Virgin Mobile USA  Commnet Wireless      Motorola                   WiMAX Forum  FusionOne             Nex-Tech Wireless          Wichorus  Google                Nielsen Mobile             Wireless In-Stat  Huawei Technologies   Nortel                     ZTE  iGillott Research     Pocket Communications      3GPP  LG Electronics        Qualcomm          In addition, this year's event will feature a cocktail and         networking reception, where the 3G CDMA Industry Achievement         Awards will be presented, on Wednesday, November 19, at         Confidential Restaurant in San Diego.   WHO:   The CDMA Development Group is a trade association formed to         foster the worldwide development, implementation and use of         CDMA2000 technologies. The more than 140 member companies of         the CDG include many of the world's largest wireless carriers         and equipment manufacturers. The primary activities of the         CDG include development of CDMA2000 features and services,         public relations, education and seminars, regulatory affairs         and international support. Currently, there are more than 500         individuals working within various CDG subcommittees on         CDMA2000-related matters. For more information about the CDG,         contact the CDG News Bureau at +1-949-428-8221, or visit the         CDG Web site at          To view the latest conference agenda, please visit the event         Web site at   WHEN:  Wednesday, November 19, 2008 - Thursday, November 20, 2008   WHERE: The US Grant         326 Broadway         San Diego, California 92101         Phone: +1 619 232 3121   PRESS INQUIRIES:  To register for the event, please contact the                    CDG News Bureau at +1 949-428-8221 or                    [email protected] 

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 CONTACT:  CDG News Bureau           Ricca Silverio           +1 949-428-8221           [email protected]