The Arab Advisors Group held the 11th Convergence Summit in cooperation with DAMAMAX, a subsidiary of DAMA Ventures and one of the largest fiber backbone operators in the Kingdom. The summit was held on the 2nd and 3rd of June, 2014, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Amman.
The 11th edition of the summit provides a platform for participating companies to revive and discuss issues of mutual concern with all stakeholders in the field of media and telecom. It is also an opportunity for exchange of expertise with local and international experts.
During a panel discussion on the sidelines of the summit, DAMAMAX Managing Director Eyad Abouzeid said: “Holding the 11th Convergence Summit under the Royal patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Sumaya Bent Al Hassan represents a true opportunity for participating companies to engage in discussions about the future of the telecom sector, which is one of the fastest growing sectors in the region. The summit is also considered a platform for looking into methods that help ensure continued long-term growth in the sector. Abouzeid added that DAMAMAX takes pride in holding this summit in Jordan, commending the topics discussed during the sessions, which address the needs and concerns of workers in the ICT sector both at the local and regional levels.
The participation of DAMAMAX, which is one of the pioneering companies in the field of broadband and fiber networks, is out of its belief in the importance of Jordan as a regional centre in the field of ICT and in line with efforts exerted in this sector.
For his part, Jawad Abbassi, founder and General Manager of the Arab Advisors Group, said: “The participation of DAMAMAX as one of the largest fiber backbone operators in the Kingdom and a leading Telecom and Technology Jordanian company in the summit for the fourth consecutive year is an added value. And We trust that DAMAMAX will positively contribute to the development of the sector and provide the best in this field for local, regional and international markets.”
Abbassi commended the continuous participation of DAMAMAX in the annual events held by the Arab Advisors Group, which represents genuine attention to supporting and advancing the telecom sector.
DAMAMAX offers a lineup of advanced services to both public and private sector institutions, not only across Jordan, but also in neighboring countries including Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the GCC region, Iraq and Palestine. Through its strategic partnerships with global operators, DAMAMAX also links over 1000 cities in 100 countries across the world via two points of presence (PoPs) in Europe.
DAMAMAX is a pioneer in bringing next generation telecom technologies to Jordan by providing broadband solutions and integrated global communication services through its state-of-the-art fiber optic network and data center. DAMAMAX presents its services with simplicity and ease of access to suit both service providers’ and corporate customers’ needs in accordance with the latest developments in the field.