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The Global Telecoms Awards Shortlist Unveiled!

Now entering its fourth year, the Global Telecoms Awards (formerly the Awards) shine a spotlight on the industry’s most innovative companies and recognise innovation and excellence across the board.

On the back of a record response we are delighted to announce the shortlisted entries for the 2016 Global Telecoms Awards.

We had a phenomenal number of award entries submitted this year and the shortlist is our biggest yet with 95 finalists across 21 categories.

Click here to view the 2016 shortlist

Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony which will take place on the banks of the River Thames at The Tower Hotel in London on the 3 November.

Everyone who’s anyone in telecoms will be there and every event we’ve had has been a great evening extending well into the night, with plenty of professional entertainment on show. The team is already looking forward to seeing you all at this special celebration of the best of our industry and we extend our congratulations to all the shortlisted entries.

For more information regarding the awards, attendance and sponsorship please contact Chris Beales at or Neena Yadev at

For all general enquiries please email

Click here to see the full list of last year's winners

Huawei is very honored and proud to win such highly prestigious awards in recognition of our novel Data Center ‘overhead heat pipe refrigeration’ and SmartCare CEM solutions. We thank Informa Telecoms, as well as the industry analysts and judges for choosing us. Our Carrier customers worldwide can continue to count on Huawei’s support and collaboration in improving operational efficiency and customer satisfaction.  - Weibing, Director of Marketing, Global Technical Services, Huawei

Weibing, Director of Marketing, Global Technical Services, Huawei

"We would like to thank our industry peers who, as judges, recognised the work we have done in delivering a truly global OTT solution. Thanks also goes to the team behind Libon whose dedication has made the vision a reality." 

Dominic Lobo, Orange

We were truly honoured to receive this award. It's a huge testament to the entire team at Openwave Mobility and our focus on enabling operators to manage encrypted traffic. The fact that the award winners were chosen by a panel of distinguished judges, including industry analysts, validates the need for our solution in the market.

Chris Goswami, Openwave Mobility

Judging and Entry Enquiries

Tim Skinner Tel: +44 (0)20 7017 5835

Sponsorship and Table Sale enquiries:

Chris Beales Tel: +44 (0)20 7017 5218