Best Operator Network

This award recognises the telecom operator that has launched a new network or made significant improvement to their network since April 2018.

Open to: All telecom operators operating in the Middle East, Central and South Asia and Africa.

The Middle East will be defined by the following countries for the purpose of the award - GCC countries, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Yemen, Iraq, Iran, Palestine Territories and Turkey

Central and South Asia will be defined by the following countries for the purpose of the award - Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan

Africa will be defined by any of the countries that make up the continent of Africa.

Criteria: Entrants will be judged on their answers to the following questions; (Max 250 words per question)

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* 1. If you would like to discuss significant improvements to the network, please answer these questions:

What investments have you made to your network infrastructure since April 2018? (Use figures.  Percentages can be used when numbers are classified)

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* 2. How has your network improvements innovated your retail operation?

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* 3. What impact does your network upgrades have on the reliability and quality of connectivity for your customers?

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* 4. How have these improvements made significant steps towards 5G, IoT and network virtualisation?

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* 5. What 3 new features of your network (launched since April 2018) make it stand out from the competition?

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* 6. Why does your organisation merit this award?

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* 7. If you would like to discuss a commercial network launch, please answer these questions:

What is your network called, what was the launch date and location?

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* 8. What was the geographical size of the deployment?

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* 9. How many customers has your network covered since deployment?  (Use figures.  Percentages can be used when numbers are classified)

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* 10. How has this contributed to the success of the retail operations?

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* 11. What differentiates the network from others in the region?

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* 12. What 3 new services launched with the network have revolutionised your customer offering?

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* 13. Why does your organisation merit this award?

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* 14. Thank you. Please complete your details here:

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