Doha to host regional GSMA event in November

Doha to host regional GSMA event in November

The GSMA has announced at MWC 2024 the return of the M360 MENA event, one of a series of global events that aim to unify the regional mobile ecosystem.

M360 events also aim to discover, develop and deliver innovation that serves as the foundation for positive business environments and societal change.

Hosted by the GSMA in partnership with Ooredoo, will take place in Doha, Qatar between 18-19 November 2024. The announcement was made during a signing ceremony with the GSMA and Ooredoo at MWC Barcelona 2024. The 2024 edition of M360 MENA will convene industry leaders from mobile and adjacent industries and policymakers for two days of discussion and debate.

Key agenda items will include the role of initiatives such as the GSMA Open Gateway in fostering industry-wide collaboration, the importance of policy frameworks that ensure fair and equitable contributions to mobile infrastructure upkeep, and progress in closing the usage gap in MENA and bringing the benefits of mobile internet to all. 

Sheikh Ali Bin Jabor Bin Mohammad Al Thani, Chief Executive Officer of Ooredoo Qatar, says: “Our M360 MENA event will serve as a platform for sharing insights, fostering partnerships, and showcasing the latest technological advancements that will help build a more inclusive and empowered digital community."