CC - SMS Messaging Summit 2021 - Berlin 1st & 2nd September

 CC - SMS Messaging Summit 2021

The SMS and A2P Messaging Industry is evolving and growing fast. Today, more enterprises than ever before are using SMS Messaging Services to provide better customer services to their clients. Carrier Community (CC) looks forward to hosting its 4th annual Hybrid CC – SMS Messaging Summit from 1 – 2 September, 2021 in Berlin at the Berlin Marriott Hotel.

To provide more comfort and secure environment for the members to network, CC team has taken a few health and safety measures due to the current pandemic such as: face masks, rapid test booth, spacious environment with sufficient distancing, temperature checking booth, hygienic and disinfection booth, signages with reminding guest to frequently wash their hands and other measures.

This valuable Summit welcomes 300+ SMS-focused delegates and innovators from 150+ operators, including: Bulk SMS, Wholesale SMS, SMS Hubbing, SMS Resellers, SMS Aggregators, MMS platforms, MNOs, A2P players. The Summit will: facilitate networking and meetings, prompt knowledge-sharing discussions and engaging panel sessions, address the latest Telco industry topics and discuss new opportunities and challenges in the SMS Messaging Industry.

During the same week, CC organises its 9th annual CEE 2021 GCCM in Berlin on 2nd & 3rd September 2021 at the Berlin Marriott Hotel, please click here for previous event highlights: LINK. The 5th annual CC Global 2021 Awards – Berlin will take place on 2nd September 2021 at the Berlin Marriott Hotel. To obtain further details on how to register your place at the CEE 2021 GCCM and Global Awards Ceremony, please contact us at [email protected].

All CC-SMS Messaging Summit registered members and partners have full access to the below highlighted features and activities in Berlin.

 

Current Covid-19 Policy

Should any of our events be rescheduled as a result of Covid-19, the Carrier Community team will notify members at the earliest opportunity and provide an alternative date. For more information please email: [email protected].

ACTIVITIES & FEATURES
REASONS TO ATTEND CC - SMS Messaging Summit 2021 - Berlin
  1. To meet the industry key players and peers in an exclusive gathering
  2. To participate at the knowledge sharing/ executive panel discussions session to learn more about the market trends
  3. To enjoy CC good value for money service
  4. To promote your company as a leading player in the market
  5. To showcase the latest technological and innovative solutions among the community members.
AGENDA
1st September 2021, Wednesday
08:30 - 10:00
Registration-Morning Coffee Networking Reception
08:30 - 12:30
Members one-to-one meetings
09:45 - 10:30 (CET Time Zone)
SMS Mobile Messaging
Executive Round-table Panel Discussions Session - CLICK HERE TO JOIN VIA CC-WEBINAR.LIVE - sponsored by iBasis
Topic: Messaging Market today and Tomorrow. Capitalising on the API
11:30 - 12:15 (CET Time Zone)
SMS Mobile Messaging
Executive Round-table Panel Discussions Session - CLICK HERE TO JOIN VIA CC-WEBINAR.LIVE
Topic: Latest Technological Innovation and Development in the Messaging landscape
12:30 - 13:30
Networking Session and Lunch Break
13:30 - 17:30
Members one-to-one meetings
14:30 - 15:15 (CET Time Zone)
SMS Mobile Messaging
Executive Round-table Panel Discussions Session - CLICK HERE TO JOIN VIA CC-WEBINAR.LIVE
Topic: The real needs of nowadays retail messaging
15:45 - 16:45 (CET Time Zone)
Messaging
Executive Round-table Panel Discussions Session - CLICK HERE TO JOIN VIA CC-WEBINAR.LIVE
Topic: Messaging Platforms - The Urgent Adaption to the New Messaging Wholesale or Retail, OMNI or CPaaS, the need for a vast reshaping of the Messaging Platforms, is a a real must for our entire industry. New media have changed completely the Business Messaging and P2A seems to grown more than ever.
17:15 - 17:35 (CET Time Zone)
Members’ Afternoon Activity – Meditation Session (to join on-site and virtually) - CLICK HERE TO JOIN

17:00 - 17:30
Official First Day Closure
19:00 - 22:00
Networking Cocktail Reception with Drinks and Canapes
2nd September, Thursday
09:30 - 10:30
Registration-Morning Coffee Networking Reception
09:30 - 12:30
Members one-to-one meetings
09:45 - 10:45 (CET Time Zone)
MNO/ MVNO
Executive Round-table Panel Discussions Session CLICK HERE TO JOIN VIA CC-WEBINAR.LIVE - sponsored by Telefónica Global Solutions
Topic: Building Blocks of Mobile Wholesale
11:30 - 12:30 (CET Time Zone)
Wholesale/ SMS Mobile Messaging
Executive Round-table Panel Discussions Session - CLICK HERE TO JOIN VIA CC-WEBINAR.LIVE - sponsored by Infobip
Topic: RCS Messaging - latest developments and new opportunities for the messaging operators
12:30 - 13:30
Networking Session and Lunch Break
13:30 - 17:00
Members one-to-one meetings
16:30 - 17:30
Afternoon Networking Drinks Reception - sponsored
16:30 - 19:00
Networking Drink reception with CC Global Awards Ceremony and live show in Grand Ballroom (please visit the Awards 2021 page to learn more)
17:00 - 17:30
Official GCCM Closure
20:00 - 00:00
Evening Networking Reception with drinks, canapes, live show and DJ
VENUE
Berlin Marriott Hotel
Inge-Beisheim-Platz 1, 10785 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 220000

Indulge yourself with a lavish stay in Germany at the Berlin Marriott Hotel. The newly designed rooms of the Berlin Marriott Hotel offer a modern interpretation of the Bauhaus style right in the heart of the dynamic city of Berlin. Experience residential-like comfortable guest rooms with novel platform beds as well as innovative technology in the Guest Entertainment System and amenities like energy-saving and particularly hygienic circulating air-cooling units.

Explore downtown Berlin from our well-situated hotel near Potsdamer Platz and Tiergarten park and discover the city’s many merits.

 

Health and Safety of our member guests is our top priority hence we will provide a safe environment taking health and safety measures strictly in line with the local government requirements to properly and conveniently accommodate our attending members and friends.

ACCOMMODATION
Berlin Marriott Hotel
Inge-Beisheim-Platz 1, Berlin 10785, Germany
+49 30 220000

Corporate rates (including VAT):
Will be available soon

Reservation link: will be available soon

To reserve a room at special corporate rate, please book through the reservation link or simply quote Carrier Community at the time of reservation through the telephone number 0049 30 22 000 6300 or 0049 800 18 54422

The special rate is the subject of availability.

Kindly note: The above rate applies on the dates of the event. For any other dates you need to contact the hotel.

Suggested Hotels nearby:

  • The Mandala Hotel ★★★★★ – visit the hotel website
  • Grand Hyatt Berlin ★★★★★ – visit the hotel website
  • Regent Berlin ★★★★★ – visit the hotel website
  • Motel One – visit the hotel website
SPEAKERS & PANELLISTS
Telecom Event CC - SMS Messaging Summit 2021 - Speaker
Moderator
Erik van Stokkom
Ambassador at CC & CCO at GTC
Biography

Based at Lago di Como in Italy, VSC provides strategic advisory services in M&A, Business Development & Media for the telecommunication industry. Over the last 25 years, Erik developed extensive expertise and deep domain knowledge working at major telecom companies. His international career includes senior & executive level positions. Over the years, Erik has been a regular speaker & moderator at major international telecom conferences.

Telecom Event CC - SMS Messaging Summit 2021 - Speaker
Moderator
Jose Garcia
Owner at GTC
Biography

An expert in wholesale voice and SMS messaging with over 20 years’ experience in the telecom industry as former VP of Sales & Carrier Relations at tyntec, one of the largest A2P SMS service providers globally and as Regional Manager at Verizon where he headed up a team responsible for international voice services in Europe. José also previously managed operator relations in Central and Southern Europe for Netsize, a Gemalto company. José holds a degree in business administration from the Wolfgang-Goethe University in Frankfurt a. M.

Specialties:
Launch SMS services / Shift from Voice to Messaging / A2P SMS Monetization / MNO revenue assurance / SMS platforms / P2P SMS Cost optimization / Training Sales and Carrier Relations / Wholesale Voice / VoIP / Integration of Operators, Carriers, Aggregators into value chain of OTT services / Off-net connectivity for OTT services.

Telecom Event CC - SMS Messaging Summit 2021 - Speaker
Moderator
Andreas Constantinides
Head at MoreThan160.net and CC Ambassador
Biography

Andreas is a Wholesale and Enterprise Messaging Expert, Author, Keynote Speaker. A high motivated executive with in-depth knowledge of international Messaging ecosystem, in the fields of SMS messaging wholesale and retail, landing pages, Viber, Telegram, WhatsApp, Zalo, and OMNI-Messaging platforms.

EVENT MEDIA
Magazine
Coming soon
Event Brochure
Coming soon
EXHIBITORS
Info

China Telecom Global Limited (“CTG”) is a wholly owned subsidiary of China Telecom Corporation Limited. Headquartered in Hong Kong, CTG connects the Asia Pacific region and the world, and extended its presence in emerging markets such as Africa and the Middle East. CTG provides customized and cost-effective integrated communications solutions and diversified telecom services to cater to customers' needs. Its services include internet direct access, internet transit, data services, broadband, unified communications, internet data center, cloud computing, ICT services, fixed and mobile voice and value added services, professional services and industry solutions, telecom operation consultancy and service outsourcing.
For more information, please visit www.chinatelecomglobal.com

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Infobip is a specialist in network solutions for mobile operators and enterprise messaging. Infobip’s platform helps enterprises launch effective and engaging customer communication services based on a range of connection options – APIs, web portal or database integration. Omnichannel communication is the core of Infobip’s enterprise portfolio, including a range of communication channels – SMS, RCS, chat apps (Viber, WhatsApp, FB Messenger, Telegram, Line…), email, voice and push notifications.

Infobip’s mobile operator portfolio includes the sGate SMS firewall with monetization and profitability consultancy, CPaaS partnership business models, the iGate Mobile Identity enablement solution and RCS Business Messaging.

With over a decade of industry experience, Infobip has expanded to include more than 60 offices on six continents offering an in-house developed messaging platform with the capacity to reach over seven billion mobile devices in 190+ countries connected to over 800 telecom networks.

The company serves and partners with leading mobile operators, messaging apps, banks, social networks, tech companies, and aggregators.

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iBASIS is the leading communications solutions provider enabling operators and digital players worldwide to perform and transform. Powered by Tofane Global, iBASIS is the first independent communications specialist, ranking second largest global wholesale voice operator and Top 3 LTE IPX vendor with 700+ LTE destinations. iBASIS today serves 1,000+ customers across 18 offices worldwide.

After Tofane’s acquisition of the Altice Europe N.V. international voice carrier business in France, Portugal and the Dominican Republic in 2018 and iBASIS in 2019, the company continues to accelerate its consolidation strategy with the acquisition of NOS International Carrier Services in Portugal, boosting its scale in voice, mobile, and SMS/A2P services worldwide.

iBASIS provides a complete portfolio of global communications: voice, anti-fraud, mobile data, VAS roaming services, 5G, SMS/A2P, IoT/eSIM and CPaaS, while ensuring cost-effective, scalable and secure connectivity.

For more information, please visit www.iBASIS.com.

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Monty Mobile is an international SMS wholesale intermediary hub, Roaming broker and a leading VAS solution provider, working closely with worldwide mobile operators, aggregators and enterprises to facilitate the international flow of SMS, Voice and Data across global markets. With its innovative solutions ranging from SMS Gateway & Billing, A2P SMS Monetization, SMS Firewall and Value Added Services, to Data Analytics, FinTech and Enterprise solutions, Monty Mobile has grown into a key regional player in the telecommunications business, gathering under its portfolio many of the biggest mobile operators and service providers around the world.

For more info please check: www.montymobile.com

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Go4Mobility born in 2005, did not discover the SMS but has found the best way to use it. It quickly became the driving force behind the mobile area, a phenomenon that brought the company to the top place.

Go4Mobility, today is one of the largest aggregators of SMS and Value Added Services, having recently opened the Voice & IVR Solutions unit for the CPaaS and Corporate segment.

Always focused on reinventing Mobile Messaging and bringing business and people closer through amazing experiences.

All of these factors make us the right choice for you. Thank you for trusting us!

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China Unicom Global Limited ("CUG") is a wholly owned subsidiary of China United Network Communications Group Company Limited. CUG is headquartered in Hong Kong. With 31 worldwide subsidiaries and offices, and 112 overseas Point-of-Presences (PoPs) in 70 countries/regions, CUG endeavors on global business development, operation and servicing outside Mainland China. Leveraging on China Unicom’s extensive global network coverage, CUG offers reliable end-to-end global integrated telecommunication services and solutions, including global connectivity services, global internet access, ICT services, cloud, internet of things (IoT), video conferencing, unified communications, content and security services, and provides personal customers with premium voice and mobility services.

 

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