The GSMA today announced the nominees for the 2018 Asia Mobile Awards. Winners of the "AMO Awards" will be honoured in presentations during the Mobile World Congress Shanghai conference, as well as an AMO Awards cocktail. Mobile World Congress Shanghai will take place 27-29 June at the Shanghai New International Exhibition Centre (SNIEC).
"Congratulations to all nominees for the 2018 Asia Mobile Awards," said Michael O'Hara, Chief Marketing Officer, GSMA. "The AMOs put a spotlight on the technologies, products, services, companies and individuals that are playing a leading role in the development of the Asia mobile industry. We wish all those shortlisted the very best of luck and look forward to celebrating our industry's innovation at Mobile World Congress Shanghai."
For 2018, 102 nominees have been shortlisted for 14 awards across seven categories: "Mobile Tech", "Consumer", "Fourth Industrial Revolution", "Device", "4YFN", "Social Good" and "Outstanding Achievement". The AMO Awards are judged by more than 60 world-leading independent experts, analysts, journalists, academics and, in some cases, mobile operator representatives. The winners of the AMOs will be unveiled in presentations across the Mobile World Congress Shanghai conference programme, as well as a cocktail reception on Wednesday, 27 June.