NewswireToday - /newswire/ -
Palo Alto, CA, United States, 2006/06/08 - The Information & Communication Technologies Group at Frost & Sullivan is pleased to announce its Exclusive 2006 Quarterly Webinar on Thursday, June 15, 2006 at 12:00 p.m. CDT / 1:00 p.m. EDT..
The global mobile device market is massive and mature. This market is well over $100 billion in revenues and continues to see solid growth in units shipped and respectable growth in revenues. The average price per unit continues to drop steadily, making millions of new potential users for this device, in addition to increasing communication, safety and education.
The briefing will discuss the continued drop in price of mobile handsets and how that will enable many new users of communications devices in emerging markets. The briefing will also discuss the continued blurring of responsibilities communications wise of mobile phones, smart phones, PDAs and laptops.
'”The global mobile handset market is in its second year of rapid change into a commoditized hyper-competitive industry,” notes Frost & Sullivan Industry Analyst Daniel Longfield. “There has been enormous media coverage about the impossibility of the $100 laptop for emerging nations, the solution is very simple, in 2005 market leader in mobile devices, Nokia, had an average sale price per unit below $100. Low priced handsets will enable the other three-fourths of the world’s population to communicate and educate themselves via the Internet.”
Those interested in participating in the interactive webinar should send an email to Mireya Castilla – Corporate Communications at mireya.castilla[.]frost.com with the following information: your full name, company name, title, telephone number, e-mail address, city, state and country. She will send the registration details via email upon receipt of the above information.
This briefing will benefit device manufactures, mobile operators and all major communications and technology industry executives.
Frost & Sullivan, a global growth consulting company, has been partnering with clients to support the development of innovative strategies for more than 40 years. The company's industry expertise integrates growth consulting, growth partnership services and corporate management training to identify and develop opportunities. While serving clientele including Global 1000 companies, emerging companies, and the investment community, Frost & Sullivan's comprehensive industry coverage includes a unique global perspective that combines ongoing analysis of markets, technologies, econometrics, and demographics.