Wireless Canada Technology Showcase: Industry Minister Christian Paradis to address exposition of world-class wireless services for Canadians

OTTAWA – September 16, 2011 – The Wireless Canada Technology Showcase 2011, presented by the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA), is an interactive exposition where attendees will experience first-hand how the wireless industry is revolutionizing the delivery of healthcare and accessibility services, mobile commerce applications and world-leading broadband connectivity to Canadians.

With an opening address by the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry, the Showcase will feature four main exhibition pavilions, organized along four main tracks: M-Health, Accessibility, M-Commerce and Broadband. Each track will also feature a schedule of interactive product and service demonstrations, panel discussions and senior telecom industry guest speakers.

WHAT:

Wireless Canada Technology Showcase 2011

WHEN:

Tuesday, September 20, 2011
8am-6pm

WHERE:

The Westin Ottawa
Confederation and Governor General Ballrooms
11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa

SPEAKERS:

The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry

Bernard Lord, President and CEO, CWTA
Mark Henderson, President and CEO, Ericsson Canada and CWTA Chair

Bob Berner, Executive Vice-President, Networks and Chief Technology Officer, Rogers Communications
Paul Lepage, Senior Vice President, TELUS Health Solutions
Daniel Proulx, Chief Technology Officer, Videotron
David Robinson, Vice-President, Emerging Business, Rogers Communications
Bruce Rodin, Vice President, Wireless Technology, Bell Canada
Ante Rupcic, Vice-President, Core Networks, WIND Mobile
Bryan Segal, Vice President, Sales, comScore
Mark Wright, Senior Director, Marketing, Motricity

EXHIBITORS/DEMONSTRATIONS:

Bell
Communications Research Centre Canada (CRC)
EnStream
Ericsson
Google
Huawei
Komodo
Mobile Giving Foundation Canada
Nokia
Nokia Siemens Networks
Recycle My Cell
Research In Motion (RIM)
Rogers Communications
Samsung
TELUS
textED.ca
Trispec
Wavefront
Wireless AMBER Alerts

INFORMATION:

www.WirelessShowcase.ca

Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA)

CWTA is the authority on wireless issues, developments and trends in Canada. It represents cellular, PCS, messaging, mobile radio, fixed wireless and mobile satellite carriers as well as companies that develop and produce products and services for the industry. (www.cwta.ca)

Media information and registration:
Marc Choma
613-233-4888 ext. 207
mchoma@cwta.ca