mobile voice/data communications
terminals and devices
General Membership Eligibility billing and mediation systems
semiconductors and components
All companies providing GSM/GPRS/EDGE/UMTS-HSPA or LTE-related: test and measurement equipment
research and development
Application for Membership to 3G Americas, LLC applications and solutions
content application suppliers
* Carrier and Vendor General Membership Fee: $5,000
Company Contact Title: ____________________________________________________
Country: ______________________ Company Website: __________________________
Voice: _____________________________ Fax: _________________________________
Contact Email: ____________________________________________________________
Public Relations Contact Name: _______________________________________________
(VP or Director of Marketing or Public Relations)
PR Contact Phone: ____________________ Email: _______________________________
Describe your company’s involvement with GSM, EDGE, UMTS, HSPA and LTE products and services:
By signing this Application Form, you are hereby applying for membership in 3G Americas, L.L.C. and
subject to acceptance and approval by the 3G Americas, L.L.C. Board of Governors. You hereby agree
to pay the annual dues and abide by the membership policies of 3G Americas, L.L.C. All information
contained in this Application Form and other 3G Americas membership materials is deemed
confidential and disclosed only to members and prospective members. Please do not disseminate this
information or share it in any way with third parties.
Signature: _________________________________ Date: _______________________________
Completed applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 1-425-372-8923.
3G AMERICAS, LLC General Membership
3G Americas, LLC provides a unified voice in the Americas for promoting the growth and
success of the five global wireless technologies - GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS-HSPA and
LTE – and their seamless evolution to future generation technologies and
interoperability with other global wireless technologies.
The key to success in our organization lies in our ability to coordinate the efforts of
member companies in the promotion of 3G GSM technologies in the Americas. The
primary goal of any telecom business, from operators to vendors and service providers,
is providing the highest possible degree of reliable service through the most efficient
and cost-effective technologies. As an association, our ‘product’ is also service-related,
focused on business networking and information sharing dedicated to advancing the
level of GSM evolution throughout the Americas. 3G Americas, LLC serves as a one-stop
service center for knowledge and interaction with key stakeholders in the region. Joining
3G Americas, LLC as a General Member shows the industry that you support the
organization in promoting and advocating the GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS-HSPA and LTE
technologies in the Americas.
3G Americas, LLC will assist its members in three areas: Marketing/Public Relations,
Advocacy and Information Exchange.
Marketing/Public Relations: 3G Americas, LLC will conduct aggressive
marketing and public relations campaigns to inform strategic stakeholders of
the merits of the GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS-HSPA and LTE based evolution to
Advocacy: 3G Americas, LLC will educate telecommunications regulators
and international industry organizations on the proper regulatory
environment for a prosperous wireless industry.
Information Exchange: 3G Americas, LLC will utilize website,
seminars, electronic database and personal visits to channel information
regarding GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS-HSPA and LTE to key audiences in
Benefits of General Membership
The following are the benefits of 3G Americas, LLC General Membership:
1. Affiliation & Networking:
In our view, 3G Americas, LLC is the only wireless association for GSM
operators and vendors dedicated to exchanging the necessary technical
information and creating the proper marketing and regulatory environments
throughout the Americas for seamless evolution to 3G services. Thus, by
becoming a General Member you are associated with the only wireless
industry association solely dedicated to the success of the GSM evolution in
Members’ only seminars bring together operators and vendors to discuss the latest
topics of mutual interest.
General Members enhance company visibility through participation in 3G Americas
Attend private 3G Americas technology seminars.*
Benefit from networking opportunities with key personnel at seminars.*
Possible discounts on registration fees for 3G Americas endorsed or
Priority input. General Members may bring issues relevant to the
wireless industry in the Americas to the attention of the Board of
Governors via the President.
*3G Americas seminars are not regularly scheduled events but are planned on an ad
hoc basis determined by market requirements. The timing of seminars is based
entirely on market conditions.
Newsroom: Posting of General Member company news releases related to the
mission of the 3G Americas organization (i.e. Press releases may be provided by the
General Member company and will be posted by 3G Americas staff as significant to
the GSM Family of Technologies.)
Technology Center: Posting of General Member company white papers and
presentations relevant to key 3G Americas technologies. Presentations provided by
General Members will be subject to final approval by 3G Americas staff.
*All material provided as website content by General Member companies is subject
to final approval by 3G Americas staff.
3. Experts Panel:
Member experts will be resources for interviews with press/analysts on subjects
involving GSM technologies. Efforts will be coordinated through the public relations
area of General Member companies as requested.
4. Website Directory:
3G Americas General Members will be included in an inclusive online listing of 3G
offerings highlighting company products and services, providing company profiles
and links to company websites.
General Membership Guidelines
General Membership in 3G Americas, LLC is open to those carriers, manufacturers
and vendors supporting the mission of 3G Americas, LLC. Companies should offer
any level of mobile services, equipment or applications incorporating GSM, GPRS,
EDGE, UMTS-HSPA or LTE technologies. Each member agrees to provide technical,
marketing and administrative resources, working in a spirit of collaboration for the
goals of 3G Americas, LLC.
The Board of Governors must approve all memberships.
Annual fees for General Membership are $5,000 and are billed after your acceptance
by the Board of Governors. Subsequent annual fees will be billed on the anniversary