Conference Sponsors

Networking Reception Sponsor:

Visit Ericsson

Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment and related services to mobile and fixed network operators globally. Over 1,000 networks in more than 175 countries utilizes Ericsson network equipment and 40 percent of all mobile calls are made through Ericsson systems.
Platinum Sponsors:

Visit Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent's vision is to enrich people’s lives by transforming the way the world communicates. Born with an unparalleled ability to offer end-to-end communications solutions to its customers, Alcatel-Lucent is focused on enhancing client relationships and enriching the lives of people through communications.
Visit Nokia Siemens Networks
Nokia Siemens Networks is one of the world’s largest network communications companies – with 60,000 employees and a leading position in key markets across the world.
Qualcomm Qualcomm Incorporated is a leader in developing and delivering innovative digital wireless communications products and services based on CDMA and other advanced technologies.
Gold Sponsor:
GENBAND is a leading supplier of secure, IP infrastructure products and solutions for mobile and fixed line service providers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, GENBAND has R&D facilities in Texas, Massachusetts, Maryland, Florida, China and Brazil.
Fujitsu is a provider of IT-based business solutions for the global marketplace. With approximately 160,000 employees supporting customers in 70 countries, Fujitsu combines a worldwide corps of systems and services experts with highly reliable computing and communications products and advanced microelectronics.
Endorsing Organizations:
Visit 3G Americas The mission of 3G Americas is to promote and facilitate the seamless deployment throughout the Americas of GSM and its evolution to 3G and beyond. 3G Americas is committed to working with regulatory bodies, technical standards bodies, and other global wireless organizations to promote truly seamless interoperability and convergence.
The Femto Forum was set up to promote the wide-scale adoption of femtocells. The Forum supports and drives the adoption of industry wide standards and common architectures to enable the widespread adoption & deployment of femtocells by operators around the world. It directs and implements a multi-faceted marketing campaign to raise the profile, drive technology development & deployment and to promote the potential of femto solutions among industry stakeholders, journalists, analysts, regulators, special interest groups, standards bodies and consumers. Members include most major operator groups and multinational equipment vendors as well as the femtocell niche players.
UMTS The UMTS Forum is an open, international body for promoting the global uptake of UMTS third generation (3G) mobile systems and services.
Coffee Break Sponsors:
Visit Bechtel Communications
Bechtel provides program management, network planning and RF design, engineering, procurement, site acquisition, construction management, and testing and optimization for the deployment of wireless, wireline and other telecommunications facilities.
Nortel is a recognized leader in delivering communications capabilities that make the promise of Business Made Simple a reality for its customers. Nortel's next-generation technologies, for both service provider and enterprise networks, support multimedia and business-critical applications.
Media Sponsors:
FierceWireless is the wireless industry’s daily monitor for senior wireless industry executives. Get the latest news and information about wireless technology, wireless security, WiFi, WiMAX and other wireless industry advancements.
rcr RCR Wireless News is first with carrier, distributor, network, handset and mobile content news. Published since 1981, RCR Wireless News is daily in electronic media and weekly in newspaper reporting. To register for RCR Wireless News’ free email alert, visit us at RCR Wireless News is owned by Crain Communications Inc.
Telecommunications provides objective and informative analysis of operator and carrier strategies across the globe. We go beyond the printed page to connect more than 100,000 readers and viewers each month with daily headlines, AudioCasts, Webinars, and email newsletters.
Rural Telecommunications is NTCA's award-winning bimonthly magazine that focuses on public policy, technology and business issues pertinent to the rural telecommunications industry.

Founded in 1996, xchange is an online and print publication 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 readers. xchange content, including news, articles, eBooks, Webinars and industry buyer’s guide, is accessible online at Subscriptions to the print publication, its digital edition and the xchange Update weekly e-mail newsletter also are available at

Become a Sponsor

For information on becoming a sponsor, contact Lois Rude, ATIS Education and Conference Manager at or (202) 434-8836.