iSuppli to host Mobile-Phone Supply Chain Briefing in November
Oct 26, 2006
One out of every seven people on the planet will obtain a new mobile phone this year - yet only a few competitors in the wireless supply chain actually are making a reasonable profit from this massive opportunity.
For mobile-phone brands and semiconductor suppliers, the challenge now is how to align their businesses to achieve both growth and profitability.
To provide the marketplace with the critical information and insight needed to win in the wireless handset business, iSuppli Corp. in November will host a briefing entitled: Finding Growth and Profit in the Global Mobile Handset Value Chain.
The briefing will feature iSuppli experts analyzing global opportunities within the dramatically shifting value chain for mobile phones.
iSuppli speakers and topics will include:
-- Dale Ford, vice president, market intelligence, delivering an overview of the worldwide mobile handset market.
-- Jeffrey Wu, analyst, EMS and ODM, discussing how to optimize the mobile-phone value chain to achieve profitability.
-- Jagdish Rebello, director and principal analyst, India research/wireless, revealing the opportunities and hurdles of the fast-growing wireless markets in China and India.
-- Mark Kirstein, vice president, multimedia content and services, examining how multimedia content increasingly is driving the evolution and capabilities of mobile phones.
-- Chris Crotty, senior analyst, consumer platforms, delivering a presentation entitled: Beyond Megapixels - Image Sensors and Camera Modules for the Handset.
-- Paul Semenza, vice president, consumer and displays research, examining the opportunity for displays in mobile phones.
-- Eric Pratt, senior director and principal analyst, pricing and competitive analysis, studying mobile-phone costs using information from iSuppli's Teardown Analysis service.
The one-day briefing will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2006 at the San Jose Marriott hotel in San Jose, Calif. Registration is priced at $295 per person. For more information and registration, please visit: http://www.isuppli.com/events/default.asp?EventCode=BR