London, UK (PRWEB UK) 31 May 2014
TMT World Congress and Awards 2014 has been announced to take place in London on November 18, bringing together key industry and finance leaders to assess the next wave of investment and partnership opportunities.
The inaugural event, which is produced by global news and events business TMT Finance, is titled “Investment Strategies for the Future of Communications and Media”, and takes place amidst a surge in investment activity - especially mergers, acquisitions and new partnerships between telecom, media and technology companies globally.
“The appetite and demand for investment and new partnerships in the telecoms, media and technology sector globally is intensifying, so this is an important time to hold the first TMT World Congress,” said Dominic Lowndes, Founder and Managing Director of TMT Finance, “We have been gathering the key telecoms and finance leaders in our annual regional events in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia since 2008 and our global network chose London as the preferred location for the TMT World event.”
Over 70 speakers representing key industry and finance leaders will tackle critical areas including Global TMT Leadership; Investing in Innovation; Media and Convergence; The Future of TMT; M&A and Financing; Regulation, Risk and Sustainability; Infrastructure Sharing; Data Analytics; Digital Platforms; Datacentres and Cloud.
The Congress, which takes place at the Millennium Hotel London Mayfair, will feature a mix of plenary and interactive break-out sessions and on investment areas including a series of Leadership Panels, Peer to Peer Round Tables, Executive Brainstorming Sessions, Visionary Keynote Speeches, Investor Pitches and Workshops and the TMT World Awards Dinner 2014.
The TMT World Awards 2014 will be presented on the evening of November 18 at a Gala Dinner recognising exceptional investment activity of telecom, media and technology companies, and their financiers and advisers globally.
Awards include TMT World Deal of the Year - M&A; TMT World Deal of the Year – ECM; TMT World Deal of the Year – Infrastructure; TMT World Operator; TMT World Leadership Award; TMT World Innovation - Infrastructure and Connectivity; TMT World Innovation - Services and Applications; TMT World M&A Adviser; TMT World Growth Story; TMT World Financing Bank; TMT World Legal Adviser.
“TMT Finance, in partnership with our global network of industry executives and advisers, has been producing annual regional awards since 2009 and these TMT World Awards recognise the most popular categories in deal making, investment, leadership and advisory,” said Lowndes.
For more information on the TMT World Congress 2014, go to http://www.tmtfinance.com/world.
For more information on the TMT World Awards 2014, go to http://www.tmtfinance.com/world/awards.