India Mobile Congress 2018: A Great Opportunity for Kashmiri Start-ups and Youth
New Delhi, Sep 3: During the recently concluded ‘fourth BIMSTEC summit’, in Kathmandu, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday, August 30, 2018 announced several programs to engage BIMSTEC countries, at least till 2020. The first such program will be a mega-event named the India Mobile Congress, 2018, organised by the Cellular Operators Association of India and supported by the Department of Telecommunications. The event will also host the BIMSTECH ministerial conclave.
Organised along the lines of Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, India Mobile Congress 2018 is the second edition of the biggest Mobile, internet and Technology event in South Asia. India Mobile Congress 2017 was a major success with global brands such as Google, Facebook and Huawei, making it an internationally recognised platform. Building on the success of last year’s IMC, this year promises to be bigger and better technology and telecom extravaganza.
The three-day event will be organised at Aerocity, New Delhi between 25th and 27th October. There will be 21 plenary conference sessions where international global experts will be speaking, an exhibition where global brands will exhibit their latest technologies and services, and an app-prize contest for start-ups and individuals. The event is expected to see a footfall of around 2,50,000 people, participation of around 5000 CXOs from around the world, involvement of 300 exhibitors and conference sessions with 100+ globally recognised industry experts.