The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) is returning to Network X for the second year running to bring Wireless Global Congress (WGC) EMEA to Paris.

WGC EMEA is the home of the largest Wi-Fi technology event, and this year it is focused on Wi-Fi innovation for operators, enterprises, places and things.

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    Network X brings together the fixed-line, wireless and telco cloud ecosystems, and WGC EMEA will bring the world of Wi-Fi to the world's most comprehensive B2B telecommunications industry event. Hear directly from enterprises, operators, device manufacturers, service providers and the expert organisations that serve them. Plus, attendees can discover new technologies, applications and connections in the exhibition zone.

    Join us in Paris for Open Congress on 25-26 October at Porte de Versailles in Paris. WBA members will also have access to Members' Only Working Sessions on 23-24 October at Hotel Mercure Paris Expo.


    WBA OpenRoaming: Creating the Difference in Public & Guest Wi-Fi

    In Home Wi-Fi and the Evolving Smart Home

    Operator Managed Wi-Fi - managing performance; quality of service and quality of experience for customers

    Next Gen Wi-Fi with Wi-Fi 6E, Wi-Fi 7 and AFC – and the important regulatory considerations for 6GHz

    Wi-Fi User Experience, Onboarding and MAC Randomisation

    Convergence of 5G/6G & Wi-Fi: The ‘Whys and Hows’

    Private 5G and Wi-Fi Networks

    Wi-Fi Delivering on Home and Industrial IoT (IIoT) Applications

    Connecting Citizens in Smart Cities & Rural Communities


    Who are the Wireless Broadband Alliance?

    WBA is a global trade association that brings to life the projects that are shaping our industry.

    Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the vision of the WBA is to drive seamless, interoperable service experiences via Wi-Fi within the global wireless ecosystem. WBA’s mission is to enable collaboration between service providers, technology companies, cities, regulators, enterprises and organisations to achieve that vision. WBA’s membership is comprised of major operators, identity providers and leading technology companies across the Wi-Fi ecosystem with the shared vision.

    How can you be part of it?

    All Platinum Passes and Operator Passes for Network X also grant access to WGC EMEA.

    Alternatively, you can purchase a WGC EMEA only pass if that is the only part of the event you wish to attend.

    "Network X is delighted to be partnering with Wireless Global Congress EMEA again this October. The WBA’s technical expertise, coverage and best-practice standards for non-residential Wi-Fi is the perfect compliment to Network X. We look forward to welcoming WGC stakeholders, speakers and attendees back to the event."

    Sam Oakley, Senior Director Events Service Provider, Informa Tech

    “We are delighted to be partnering with Informa Tech once again for delivery of our autumn Wireless Global Congress EMEA event at Network X.  Bringing Wi-Fi together with complimentary technologies into the operator community and the wider ecosystem provides the widest insights for those attending Network X and a true platform for thought leadership and innovation"

    Tiago Rodrigues, CEO, Wireless Broadband Alliance