Five Lankan companies at Mobile World Congress
Sri Lankan participants
at the Mobile World Congress 2013
The Sri Lanka country pavilion at Mobile World Congress (MWC) held in
Barcelona, Spain recently has yielded positive dividends, a media
release from the ICT Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) said.
Five Sri Lankan companies, Fidenz, Informatics, Mylinex, Orik and
Wavenet showcased their mobile solutions at the Sri Lankan pavilion
organised by ICTA under its private sector development program.
“This was the first time Sri Lanka set up a country pavilion at the
Mobile World Congress. The event included learning and networking
opportunities, product showcasing and innovation,” a spokesman for ICTA
Sri Lankan tea served to visitors at the stand was sponsored by
Mlesna. This attracted many who wanted to taste a cup of the hot local
brew in the very cold temperatures that prevailed in Barcelona during
“The visitors were impressed with the service offerings and the
cutting edge solutions displayed by the Sri Lankan companies,” he said.
The GSMA Mobile World Congress is a combination of the world's
largest exhibition for the mobile industry and a conference featuring
prominent executives representing the mobile sector. Organised by the
GSMA, GSM (Groupe Spéciale Mobile) Association, GSMA Mobile World
Congress represents mobile operators, device manufacturers, technology
providers, vendors and content owners from across the world.