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[May 22, 2013]

KORE President and COO Alex Brisbourne to Speak on Two Panels at CTIA 2013

LAS VEGAS --(Business Wire)--

KORE, the world's largest wireless services provider specializing in machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, today announced that President and COO Alex Brisbourne will participate in two key panel discussions during the partner event "M2M: The Great Challenge of Vertical Markets" at CTIA 2013. KORE will also demonstrate its specialized M2M network services in booth #4934 at the show, taking place at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, May 21-23, 2013.

In the "Wireless Healthcare Looks for Business Models" session, Brisbourne and his fellow panelists will discuss the adoption of M2M in the healthcare industry, from wearable technologies to clinical analytics. In addition, panelists will discuss security and privacy concerns surrounding personal electronic health records and other e-health-related topics.


    "Wireless Healthcare Looks for Business Models" panel discussion


Panelists include:
-- Sam Lucero, senior principal analyst, M2M & Connected Devices (Moderator)
-- Alex Brisbourne, president and COO, KORE Telematics

-- Niclas Andersson, senior manager, International Sales Development, Deutsche Telekom (News - Alert)

-- Anthony Shimkin, senior director, Marketing, Qualcomm (News - Alert) Life



May 22, 2013 from 1:00 to 2:10 p.m. PDT


CTIA (News - Alert) 2013

Sands Expo & Convention Center - Bellini 2104-2105

In the "New Impetus for the Smart Grid" session, Brisbourne and his fellow panelists will discuss how government initiatives may revive the smart grid sector and how electric vehicles may be a game-changer. In addition, panelists will discuss what the end-to-end smart grid will look like.


    "New Impetus for the Smart Grid" panel discussion


Panelists include:
-- Robin Duke-Woolley, founder & CEO, Beecham Research (Moderator)
-- Alex Brisbourne, president and COO, KORE Telematics
-- Joel Shroeder, director, M2M Program, Inmarsat (News - Alert)

-- Tom Gregor, VP of product development, RACO Wireless



May 22, 2013 from 2:20 to 3:30 p.m. PDT



CTIA 2013
Sands Expo & Convention Center - Bellini 2104-2105

Alex Brisbourne will also be speaking at the "App-solutely Security: The State of Mobile Security" event immediately prior to CTIA 2013 on May 20, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. PDT. "App-solutely Security" is a half-day educational event taking place from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. PDT at the Sands Expo - Titian 2304-2305. The focus of the event is to give a comprehensive overview of the "State of Mobile Security" from industry experts.

About the Speaker

Alex Brisbourne is president and COO of KORE and has more than 20 years of experience in the wireless, enterprise and fixed line networking industries. He brings a uniquely qualified perspective from the front lines of applied machine-to-machine communications and embedded wireless and regularly takes the stage at telecom business and technology conferences. He sits on the Advisory Board of a number of technology companies in the USA and Canada.

See the full suite of KORE connectivity services in Booth 4934 at CTIA 2013.

About KORE Telematics

KORE Telematics is the world's largest wireless network provider specializing exclusively on the rapidly expanding global machine-to-machine (M2M) communications market. Providing unified control and management for cellular network service delivery in more than 170 countries worldwide, KORE empowers its application, hardware and wireless operator partners to efficiently deliver M2M solutions for connected devices across the globe. M2M applications in industries as diverse as healthcare, utilities, enterprise IT, transaction processing and fleet management rely on the KORE network to deliver operational efficiencies and cost savings. KORE offers a range of technologies - including GSM, HSPA, CDMA and EV-DO - that ensures the greatest possible reliability and coverage. For more information, please visit

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