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4G Americas
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4G Americas is an industry trade organization composed of leading telecommunications service providers and manufacturers. The organization's mission is to advocate for and foster the advancement and full capabilities of the 3GPP family of mobile broadband technologies, including LTE-Advanced, throughout the ecosystem's networks, services, applications and wirelessly connected devices in the Americas. 4G Americas contributes to the success of 3GPP technologies and their No. 1 place in the region. www.4gamericas.org.

4G Americas' Board of Governors members include: Alcatel-Lucent, América Móvil, AT&T, Cable & Wireless, Cisco, CommScope, Entel, Ericsson, HP, Mavenir, Nokia Solutions and Networks, Openwave Mobility, Qualcomm, Rogers, T-Mobile USA and Telefónica.

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AAIA is a Bethesda, Md.-based association whose more than 23,000 members and affiliates manufacture, distribute and sell motor vehicle parts, accessories, service, tools, equipment, materials and supplies. Through its membership, AAIA represents more than 100,000 repair shops, parts stores and distribution outlets. AAIA is committed to leadership in developing telematics solutions and standards that protect the consumers’ choice for vehicle service.
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The Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) is the voice for the automotive aftermarket supplier industry and is a recognized industry change agent – promoting a collaborative industry environment, providing a forum to address issues and serving as a valued resource for members. Its key membership benefits and services include government affairs and member advocacy, industry and market analysis, technology leadership, international insight, marketing campaigns (Know Your Parts®), networking forums, councils/committees, trade shows and events, member/industry news and serving as a unified supplier voice regarding significant industry issues. Website is www.aftermarketsuppliers.org.

ABI Research
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ABI Research, established in 1990, is a market intelligence company specializing in global technology markets. Our unique blend of quantitative forecasting and trend analysis helps us to quantify the important markets of today, define the strategic technologies of tomorrow, and provide insight on how technology is adopted into vertical markets. Our clients rely on our services to uncover key market metrics and trends that are compiled through a combination of hundreds of comprehensive stakeholder interviews per year, technical intelligence from teardowns, years of collective market experience, vendor contributed data and end user research. www.abiresearch.com
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Automotive Design & Production tracks the trends and technology that fuel the automotive industry.  Design, engineering, manufacturing and management are essential to profitable performance at OEM and supplier companies.  Published 12 times per year, AD&P provides readers with the latest information about the issues, development and innovations that affect their jobs in a manner that’s engaging, appealing and informative.  More information can be found at www.autofieldguide.com.

The Application Developers Alliance
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The Application Developers Alliance is an industry association dedicated to meeting the unique needs of application developers as creators, innovators, and entrepreneurs. Alliance members include more than 30,000 individual application developers and more than 170 companies. The Apps Alliance aims to be the rising tide of the industry, to deliver essential resources, serve as a collective voice on policy issues, and act at the connective tissue in the app ecosystem.
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AutoData major mission is to deliver to our readers - executives and persons connected and interested in the issues related to the automotive sector - the biggest volume possible of information, packaged in a safe and first-line analysis, which can be used in their decision-making processes. All of the information is investigated and produced by a dedicated team of 15 journalists located in São Paulo and other cities throughout Brazil, who work on many editorial products. To our best knowledge, this is the biggest team of journalists specializing on issues linked to the global automotive sector. http://autodata.com.br/ 
Autotech Council
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The Autotech Council exists to help better innovation in the auto industry get to market faster. “Better and faster” innovation benefits the entire automotive value chain—from the entrepreneur and their risk-taking VCs to the vendors, parts companies, and automobile manufacturers, and ultimately—the consumer. For more information and to join our invitation list, visit www.autotechcouncil.com
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Autowriters.com runs a newswire distribution service for the automotive industry and manages the Autowriters Registry the largest in North America. Members of the Autowriters Registry are vetted professional journalists. Autowriters.com: your link to Automotive Media.
The Center for Automotive Research
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The Center for Automotive Research is involved in the research of significant issues that relate to the future direction of the global automotive industry. CAR, a nonprofit organization, is focused on a wide variety of important trends and changes related to the automobile industry and society at the international, federal, state and local levels. CAR's automotive industry research is performed by distinct groups and programs. www.cargroup.org
CJ Driscoll & Associate
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C.J. Driscoll & Associates provides strategic consulting and market research services, with emphasis commercial and consumer telematics. Clement Driscoll, the company’s founder and president, is a leading analyst of the U.S. commercial telematics market, as well as global markets. The C.J. Driscoll & Associates’ Mobile Resource Management Systems Market Study is the most widely report covering the U.S. GPS fleet management market and is often referred to as the “bible of the U.S. MRM industry”. Mr. Driscoll is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and has been quoted in numerous publications including The Wall Street Journal, Business Week, Forbes, USA Today, and Fortune Magazine.

The Connected Vehicle Trade Association
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The Connected Vehicle Trade Association (CVTA) is a non-profit business league established to facilitate the interaction, and advance the interests, of the entities involved in the vehicle communication environment. The Connected Vehicle Trade Association enables the collaboration of companies, organizations, and governmental bodies engaged in developing bidirectional vehicle communications. Membership is open to any corporation, public entities, standards and specification organizations, educational institutions and qualified individuals. http://www.connectedvehicle.org/
Dave McNamara
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The Extension Media EECatalog network at www.eecatalog.com delivers in-depth coverage of products, technologies and solutions across 25 high-technology communities focused on processor architectures, operating systems, bus structures/interfaces and vertical market applications including military/aerospace, medical electronics design, transportation systems, smart energy, low power, multimedia and wireless. Extension Media is also publisher of Embedded Intel® Solutions and www.embeddedintel.com - the independent resource for essential product, technology and design information and solutions for engineers and embedded developers utilizing Intel® Embedded Processors.

Field Technologies
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Field Technologies is the premier resource for the optimization of your field workers, service, and assets. Field Technologies provides service, transportation, and public works professionals with information on technologies including field service software, mobile computing hardware, RFID, and M2M. For more information, visit www.fieldtechnologiesonline.com.
Fierce Markets
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Company overview coming soon.
Frost and Sullivan
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Company overview coming soon.
Global Fleet
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The Global Fleet network is the first networking and cross-media platform for multinationals willing to optimize their fleet management through globalization. It provides our readership – Global Fleet Decision Makers and Influencers – with in-depth knowledge and up-to-date information on global and regional fleet management, as well as on BRICs and other economies on the rise.

The Global Fleet network focuses on Executive-level Procurement, Sourcing and HR professionals within the global fleet team of multinational corporations. The launch of the website (June 2013) was only the first step in building the Global Fleet Executive Network. E-Newsletters to the global community are scheduled on a bi-weekly basis, and Fleet Management Guides on specific countries (Brazil, Turkey, South Africa, Russia…) are be availbale through the e-shop (http://shop.globalfleet.com/). In addition, webinars and forums are organized throughout the year to increase learning, knowledge sharing and interaction amongst global fleet executives and the global elite. For further information, please visit www.globalfleet.com

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iChainnel is a personalized supply chain news and information service. It offers the latest news and information for your interests from thousands of newspapers, magazines, and websites. You can follow your supply chain channels as you go.www.ichainnel.com
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IHS is a global information company with world-class experts in the pivotal areas shaping today’s business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. We employ more than 5,500 people in more than 30 countries around the world.
Insurance Service Network
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Insurance Services Network (ISN) is a US-based commercial information and publishing firm which has the sole objective of facilitating global business strategies and business development in the international insurance industry.
Underlying these activities, ISN gathers and publishes market activity in The Insurance Research Letter – a monthly journal – offering a unique perspective written by local correspondents and expert contributors.
ISN publishes Country Insurance Guides which provide risk managers, brokers, underwriters and professional service firms with simple and straightforward guides to help understand local insurance requirements and to help in the design, plan and implementation of international coverages and programs

ITS America
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The Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America) is the nation’s largest organization dedicated to advancing the research, development and deployment of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) to improve the nation’s surface transportation system. Founded in 1991, ITS America’s membership includes more than 450 public agencies, private sector companies, and academic and research institutions. ITS America’s 27 State Chapters are represented across 40 states and includes more than 1200 member organizations. In an ever expanding and interconnected global community, ITS America, in partnerships with ERTICO-- ITS Europe and ITS Asia Pacific, bring together thousands of transportation and technology experts with the goal of promoting safety, efficiency, reliability, and connectivity in transportation systems worldwide. Lean more at www.itsa.org

ITS Michigan
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The Intelligent Transportation Society of Michigan (ITS Michigan, http://www.itsmichigan.org/) is dedicated to Improving the safety, security and efficiency of the state's transportation system for the traveling public through the deployment of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). ITS Michigan is a state chapter of ITS America. ITS Michigan members include private corporations, public agencies, academic institutions, research centers and more.

john Day's
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John Day’s Automotive Electronics – Insight for Engineers – is an information resource for people who design, validate, manufacture, market, and support electronic components, systems, connectivity and content for the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) light vehicle market. johndayautomotivelectronics.com

M2M Now
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With exclusive analyst reports and specialist journalists, M2M Now is the leading global brand covering machine-to-machine communications (M2M), embedded devices, connected consumer devices and the Internet of Things. Delivering webcasts, bi-monthly magazines, white-papers, daily news, expert blogs and the most comprehensive IoT industry directory online, M2M Now focuses on the deployment of these technologies across the automotive, logistics, healthcare, utilities and smart cities verticals.

To join our community, register at: www.m2mnow.biz
For more information, contact: Charlie Bisnar at c.bisnar@wkm-global.com

M2M World News
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M2M World News is one of the leading news sources for all Machine-to-Machine specialists worldwide. The M2M World News team selects and delivers everyday to the professionals of the M2M sector fresh and reliable news on the Machine-to-Machine and Internet of Things markets and applications throughout the world. Fully independent and 100% online, the company is operated by business professionals with track records in the M2M industry.
The Market Publishers, Ltd.
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The Market Publishers, Ltd. is a multilingual hypermarket with sound experience in trading market research reports and analytical information at international and local markets.

MarketPublishers.com combines experts and professionals worldwide to introduce their high-quality research reports on specific fields with a wide knowledge of the subject matter.
We perform professional service to supply with high-grade market research, and support decision-making based on increased awareness and understanding. We do our best in punctual update & continuous development of the existing multilingual database that involves hundreds of thousands unique market research reports and analytical reviews.
market research media
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MarketAnalysis.com, a publication of Market Research Media Ltd, provides the latest market intelligence, market analysis, comprehensive technology insights and a wealth of market research reports. http://www.marketanalysis.com/?page_id=214
Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM)
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The Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM) is a Michigan-based non-profit trade association for the mobile industry. Our mission is to grow the industry within the state by increasing demand for Michigan-based mobile technology products and services within the state, nationally and globally, thereby generating increased entrepreneurial and enterprise-level opportunities and creating sustainable jobs in Michigan. www.gomobilemichigan.org
Navigant Pike Research
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Navigant (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global expert services firm dedicated to assisting clients in creating and protecting value in the face of critical business risks and opportunities. Through senior level engagement with clients, Navigant professionals combine technical expertise in Disputes and Investigations, Economics, Financial Advisory and Management Consulting, with business pragmatism in the highly regulated Construction, Energy, Financial Services and Healthcare industries to support clients in addressing their most critical business needs.
Object Management Group
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The Object Management Group® (OMG®) is an international, open membership, not-for-profit computer industry standards consortium. OMG Task Forces develop enterprise integration standards for a wide range of technologies and an even wider range of industries. OMG’s modeling standards, including the Unified Modeling Language® (UML®) and Model Driven Architecture® (MDA®), enable powerful visual design, execution and maintenance of software and other processes, including IT Systems Modeling and Business Process Management. OMG’s middleware standards and profiles are based on the Common Object Request Broker Architecture (CORBA®) and support a wide variety of industries. OMG has offices at 109 Highland Ave, Third Floor, Needham, MA 02494 USA. For more information about OMG, please visit www.omg.org, or call Ken Berk at +1-781-444-0404.
Project Cargo Network
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Project Cargo Network (PCN) is an ISO 9001:2008 certified organisation established to provide a networking platform for the world’s top project cargo specialists. Our Members handle the transportation of oversized and heavy items or shipments that consist of complex components that must be disassembled, shipped and then re-assembled. They offer project cargo management for engineering, procurement and construction companies servicing energy, mining, chemical, petrochemical, pipeline, infrastructure and other sectors. Our fast-growing organisation currently comprises of 170+ heavy lift specialists in 80+ countries.
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The Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) is an independently operated, not-for-profit organization dedicated to building a truly global wireless charging ecosystem for consumer electronics and peripherals, based on Rezence™ technology. Members include board of director companies Broadcom, Gill Electronics, Integrated Device Technology (IDT), Intel, Qualcomm, Samsung Electronics, Samsung Electro-Mechanics, and WiTricity. With broad representation in the automotive sector, A4WP's mission includes certification and interoperability, evolving and publishing Rezence technical specifications, certifying products, and actively enhancing the consumer experience through Rezence technology’s spatial freedom. For more information visit www.rezence.com.
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SBD is an independent, technical consultancy specialising in the design and development of vehicle security, telematics and ITS systems.

From technical trends reports to conducting end user surveys, SBD has over 15 years of experience of providing strategic advice, insight and expertise to the automotive and associated industries globally. www.sbd.co.uk
Strategy Analytics
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Strategy Analytics has been helping Global 500 companies chart prosperous routes through complex technology markets for over 40 years. We help our clients develop defensible strategies for high risk, big reward technology projects.

Strategy Analytics is a global organization with analysts based in the Europe, Asia and the Americas. Our local presence allows us to understand regional markets, and conduct primary research and manage consulting projects with a high degree of control and, as a result, impeccable data integrity.
Supply & Demand Chain Executive
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Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the executive's user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, utilizing hard-hitting analysis, viewpoints and unbiased case studies to steer executives and supply management professionals through the complicated, yet critical, world of supply and demand chain enablement to gain competitive advantage. Supply & Demand Chain Executive is a publication of Cygnus Business Media. On the Web at www.SDCExec.com and on smartphones and tablets at www.SDCExec.com/mobile
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SupplyChainBrain, the world’s most comprehensive supply chain management information resource, is accessed year round through a wide range of ever evolving multi-media formats by hundreds of thousands of senior level industry executives. In addition to addressing the fundamental principles of supply-chain management, SupplyChainBrain identifies emerging trends, technologies and best practices, forward thinking ideas and cutting-edge solutions-and continues to write and report about these as they evolve and mature.
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TechnologyConference.com, a publication of Market Research Media Ltd, is a premier resource of professional events, providing the latest information on technology events for R&D, business development and marketing professionals in technology-intensive industries. http://www.technologyconference.com
Telecom Council of Silicon Valley
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The Telecom Council of Silicon Valley is Where Telecom Meets Innovation. We connect the companies who are building communication networks, with the people and ideas that are creating it – by putting those companies, research, ideas, capital, and human expertise from across the globe together in the same room. Last year, The Telecom Council connected over 1,000 executives from 500 telecom companies and 25 fixed and wireless carriers across 40 meeting topics. By joining, speaking, sponsoring, or simply participating in a meeting, there are many ways telecom companies of any size can use the Telecom Council network. For more information and to join our invitation list, visit www.telecomcouncil.com
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Telecompaper is a well respected, independent research and publishing company focussed on the telecommunications industry. Telecommunications is a fast changing industry which makes it difficult for telecom professionals to keep up with the latest developments. Telecompaper tracks the worldwide telecommunications industry and publishes need-to-know information and market insights. We provide international customers with breaking news, newsletters, expert analyses, reports and advisory services. Telecompaper was founded in 2000 and now employs 18 staff and also employs correspondents in various countries who track the local telecom industry. For more information, please visit www.telecompaper.com
Telematics News
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This website is a FREE source of information, targeted at professionals working in the automotive telematics industry (for passenger cars). As telematics systems work closely with infotainment systems (navigation, entertainment) and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), the news feeds in this website cover these areas as well.

Telematics News is one of the first free sources of information available online that brings all the latest news in the above mentioned different areas together in one place. News articles that go on the website are hand-picked and are not automatically generated. http://telematicsnews.info
Telematics Valley
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Telematics Valley is a non-profit organisation that exists to help improve members’ opportunities and also exploit the region as a premier telematics development cluster. This is achieved by a vast array of targeted objectives such as attracting further competences into the region as well as inviting european telematics actors; encouraging collaboration; stimulating debate and knowledge; working closely with academia, R&D and test facilities; attracting investment; and generating more jobs. www.telematicsvalley.org
Universal Freight Organisation
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Universal Freight Organisation (UFO) was established in January 2000 so that privately owned freight forwarding companies could form partnerships on an international scale, whilst working in accordance with our strict Code of Conduct. Today, UFO is an ISO 9001:2008 certified network of 130+ freight forwarders located in 120+ countries. With over 95,000 shipments handled every month, we offer clients the personal local service and flexibility that only privately-owned forwarders can, whilst benefiting from being connected to a network covering over 2000 air and sea ports.
UPnP Forum
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UPnP Forum, established in 1999, is a global alliance of more than 1,000 industry-leading organizations working to enable device-to-device interoperability and facilitate easier and better home networking. The Forum promotes the adoption of uniform technical device interconnectivity standards and certifies devices conforming to these standards. UPnP Forum is an impartial group enabling member companies to participate and develop extensions to the UPnP Device Architecture, which defines how to use the Internet Protocol (IP) to communicate between devices, and Device Control Protocols (DCPs), which are services between devices. Members of UPnP Forum include market leaders in computing, printing and networking, consumer electronics, home appliances, automation, control and security, and mobile products.
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The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international consortium where Member organizations, a full-time staff, and the public work together to develop Web standards. W3C primarily pursues its mission through the creation of Web standards and guidelines designed to ensure long-term growth for the Web. The Open Web Platform is a current major focus. Over 375 organizations are Members of the Consortium. W3C is jointly run by the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (MIT CSAIL) in the USA, the European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (ERCIM) headquartered in France, Keio University in Japan, and Beihang University in China, and has additional Offices worldwide. For more information see http://www.w3.org/

WIP Connecting Developers
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Wireless Industry Partnership (WIP) is an international company that builds mobile developer communities with offices in Vancouver, Canada; Austin, Texas; and London UK.  We believe developers are at the heart of innovation!   WIP Factory is the first marketing agency to focus on developer marketing. Call us if you need strategic advice, marketing wisdom or tactical support to reach developers for the growth of your APIs, tools, devices, networks, and applications.  Or join one of our WIP Connector activities including WIPJams and Hackathons. www.wipfactory.com
Yankee Group
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Yankee Group, a division of The 451 Group, is the preeminent research and advisory firm equipping companies to profit in a mobile world. The core of our content is proprietary research and analytics on the attitudes, behaviors and usage patterns of mobile users. We provide a range of actionable data, insights and advice to marketing, strategy and product executives driving the mobility revolution in leading companies worldwide. Visit www.yankeegroup.com.


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