Year 2004 marked the passing of an incredible milestone, 1 billion GSM subscribers. Now the industry wants to reach the `next billion`. Against this backdrop, the recently concluded 3GSM World Congress 2005 in Cannes was held.
Organised by the GSM Association and Informa Telecoms & Media, the 3GSM World Congress is the world`s leading mobile communications conference and exhibition. Held annually since 1987 and in Cannes, France, since 1996, the event is now shifting to Barcelona, Spain.