BT Joins the i3forum to Support Transformation in International Carrier Business

 

The i3forum adds its sixth member in the last six months and continues to grow and expand with new carriers joining its workgroups and initiatives

London, UK –  10 June 2020 – i3forum, a not-for-profit industry body enabling and accelerating transformation across the International carrier ecosystem, has added BT to its membership, as it continues to grow across the globe. BT will share its industry knowledge and collaborate with more than 25 carriers to solve technical and business challenges that will shape the future of the industry.

Over the last six months, i3forum has welcomed six new members and has seen growing contributions from leaders in blockchain and voice fraud as well as carriers across unique geographies. BT joins CLEAR, DIGICEL and LANCK TELECOM, VNPT, Risk and Assurance Group as i3forum’s newest members.

“It is an exciting time for the i3forum. We’re seeing our membership diversify and the addition of BT will benefit our members as well as the entire carrier industry. We look forward to BT’s contributions to our work groups and sharing its expertise in the international Wholesale market,” said Philippe Millet, Chairman at i3forum. “As our membership grows, we’re better positioned to accelerate transformation across the industry and solve some of the biggest challenges facing the carrier community.”

i3forum members promote industrywide collaborations with an open and inclusive model focusing on enabling success and digital transformation in a changing market. By becoming a member, carriers can collaborate and help shape the future of the industry with new innovative solutions and technologies. BT has the opportunity to join industry workgroups like

  • Fight against Voice Fraud
  • Fight against Messaging Fraud
  • Technology Work Group
  • Numbering Plan initiative
  • Market Data initiative

“At BT, we’re committed to supporting transformation within our customers’ businesses as well as the carrier industry as a whole. We look forward to contributing to the i3forum’s workgroups and initiatives while collaborating with some of the most innovative carriers in the industry,” said Colin Dougan, Head of Global Wholesale Voice at  BT. “This is an opportunity to learn, share and drive our industry forward.”

Do you want to become a member of the i3forum? Learn about how your organisation can join here: http://i3forum.org/become-a-member/part of

 

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.

 

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