Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) March 21, 2007
xchange Magazine and Trendsmedia, the Events and Publishing Division of Yankee Group that produces WiMAX World Europe Conferences & Expos, have teamed to deliver the Best of WiMAX World Awards at the upcoming event May 29-31, 2006 in Vienna. Nominations for the award, which recognizes leaders in the development and deployment of WiMAX technologies, are being accepted for consideration at http://www.xchangemag.com/wimaxaward through April 13, 2007.
"We are pleased to be selected by Trendsmedia to once again sponsor the Best of WiMAX World Europe Awards," said Mike Saxby, xchange Group Publisher. "xchange sponsored the Best of WiMAX World USA Awards in 2006 and is very excited about the opportunity to be involved with these prestigious awards again this year. WiMAX is emerging as an increasingly important technology for the continued growth of innovative service provider delivery models. We are honored to be able to publicly acknowledge those innovative companies that are responsible for its development and deployment."
To view the results of the 2006 WiMAX World USA Awards, please visit
Eliot Weinman, president of Yankee Group's events and publishing division, Trendsmedia and WiMAX World conference co-chair, added "I am excited to announce that xchange, the flagship media sponsor of WiMAX World Europe, will be collaborating closely with a group of expert advisers to select the Best of WiMAX World Europe Awards of 2007. WiMAX World Europe is the largest WiMAX event in the EMEA region, focused on the rapidly expanding wireless/mobile broadband marketplace. The WiMAX World Awards have become a coveted award in the industry, particularly as the selection process has been carefully thought out and is being awarded by a world-class independent advisory board."
The awards, which are open to all sponsors and exhibitors of the WiMAX World Europe event, will be given in the following categories:
- System Design
- Commercial Deployment
- Chip Design
- Industry Innovation
- Devices/Peripherals/Application Software
- Muni Broadband Collaborative Deployment
- People's Choice
Final selection of winners will be made by an independent Award Selection Committee. The People's Choice Award will be voted on by attendees at the WiMAX World Europe event. Winners will be announced at the WiMAX World Europe event on May 29, 2007.
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Founded in 1996, xchange is a monthly magazine for facilities-based service providers offering voice, data, wireless, IP, WiMAX and content. Its seasoned editors do more than simply report on industry news; they dig beneath the surface to provide analysis on what new equipment, new services, new regulatory activities and other new developments mean to xchange's readers. The publication has a monthly IPTV supplement called On the Tube; an annual print and online buyer's guide; a companion Web site, http://www.xchangemag.com; a weekly newsletter, xchange xtra; and it hosts Webinars and publishes eBooks on special topics on a periodic basis. For more, visit http://www.xchangemag.com.
Trendsmedia is an integrated media firm serving emerging technology markets. Trendsmedia's mission is to help their clients stay ahead of the major technology trends that are likely to impact their businesses significantly. Trendsmedia provides their clients with independently researched and produced media products that target emerging technology markets in-depth, including focused conferences, independently produced online media, and in-depth newsletters and market intelligence studies. For more, see http://www.trendsmedia.com.
About WiMAX World
WiMAX World Conference & Expo is the largest event series in the world focused on WiMAX and mobile broadband. WiMAX World Conference & Expo is dedicated to providing a balanced view of where WiMAX stands today and what role it will play in the future of one of the fastest growing market segments in the world, wireless and mobile broadband. WiMAX World incorporates all of today's converging and diverging issues surrounding WiMAX and mobile broadband. WiMAX World provides a comprehensive view of all the related technologies, as well as regulatory and spectrum challenges, and the business opportunities and risks as they relate to all the key constituencies involved in this critical marketplace. In 2007, WiMAX World will be produced in Asia, Europe and the USA. For more information, visit http://www.wimaxworld.com.