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i3forum Grows its Membership in Asia with the Addition of Vietnam’s VNPT

VNPT joins more than 25 carriers representing Asia, the Americas, the Middle East and Europe, as they collaborate to support carrier transformation.

Hanoi, Vietnam, 17 March 2020 – i3forum, a not-for-profit industry body enabling and accelerating transformation across the carrier ecosystem, has welcomed Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) as its newest Member. As a Member, VNPT can join work groups to collaborate and enable the success of global carriers VNPT joins 25+ members from across Asia, South America, North America, Europe and the Middle East.

VNPT is a leading state-owned enterprise specialised in investment, manufacturing and trading in the telecommunications and ICT sector. VNPT’s mission is to a create digital solutions and a services ecosystem based on platforms such as media, e-Government, health and much more.

“We are pleased to welcome VNPT to the i3forum. Vietnam has a vibrant telecoms market and we look forward to VNPT’s contributions to the i3forum’s workgroups and initiatives,” said Philippe Millet, Chairman at i3forum. “Having a diverse range of members is crucial in our mission to help define best practices, optimise carrier operations and accelerate industry transformation. VNPT is a great fit for our organisation. We look forward to working together to enable carrier transformation across the globe.”

i3forum brings the international carrier ecosystem together to enable and accelerate transformation. Its open and inclusive model brings carriers and vendors together to discuss and address topics that accelerate industry-wide transformation. Members are united by a common goal to improve the future of the industry.

“We’re excited to collaborate with some of the most dynamic and innovative carriers in international telecoms. We look-forward to sharing our insights and unique experiences with the global carrier community,” said Mr.Lam Quoc Cuong, VNPT International Director. “This is an opportunity to work with carriers across the globe to have a positive impact not just on our business but the industry as a whole.”

i3forum works closely with other industry organisations to focus on practical recommendations and solutions for the international carrier industry. Diversity is valued at i3forum, and the addition of more members creates an unbiased, comprehensive approach to collaboration.

“When companies like VNPT become members, our organisation becomes stronger and we are able to tackle a growing number of challenges facing carriers,” said Millet. “We welcome carriers of all sizes and from all markets to become members and help to shape the future of carrier business. Together, we can launch new initiatives, deliver actionable recommendations and enable long-term sustainable growth across our industry.”



About i3forum:

i3forum is a not-for-profit industry body that brings together the international Carrier ecosystem to enable and accelerate transformation. Its members promote industrywide collaboration with an open and inclusive model focused on enabling success in a changing market. i3forum decides the challenges and topics to address based on what will accelerate transformation and create real benefits for members and the entire telecommunications ecosystem. The members develop and curate practical recommendations and best practice for adopting and delivering new technologies, solutions and business models with the ultimate goal of having a positive and lasting impact on the telecommunications industry.


About VNPT:

VNPT is a leading state-owned enterprise specialized in investment, manufacturing and trading in the telecommunications and ICT sector.