Mobile World Cong: KSUM-backed startups create impact

Mobile World Cong: KSUM-backed startups create impact
Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) supported startups, that are attending Mobile World Congress (MWC), have received a large number of business  queries and investor connections, besides holding interactions with key players for future collaborations.
Attending the MWC, the biggest and most important event for the connectivity ecosystem, are about 10 entrepreneurs from KSUM. The four-day conference, which begins on February 27 and takes place at the Fira Gran Via Exhibition Centre in Barcelona, Spain, also includes representatives from international mobile operators, device manufacturers, technology providers, vendors, and content owners. Riafy Technologies, Fit InConsultants, Lanware Solutions, Greenads Global, Zappyhire, Quickpay, M2h Infotech LLP, Linsys Innovations, Smartmatrix Global Technologies, and Premagic are among the KSUM startups present at the annual trade expo.
They showcased their products and services in the ‘4YFN’ programme, the startup event of the world’s largest exhibition for the mobile industry. ‘4YFN’ aims to support startups, investors and companies to connect and launch new business ventures together.   
Apart from gaining business inquires and investor connections, the startups held fruitful interactions with Invest in Spain and Barcelona Activa, which are the ecosystem stakeholders that connect businesses and investors. Discussions were also held on onboarding of the startup Premagic to the MWC in future.    
Anoop Ambika, CEO of KSUM, commented on the involvement of startups at the MWC by stating that KSUM is the only delegation representing the nation at the event and has gained international visibility. At MWC, senior executives from leading worldwide corporations, international governments, and cutting-edge technology startups come together to make decisions that could result in significant changes for the mobile sector.
Groupe Speciale Mobile Association (GSMA), the international organisation that represents the interests of mobile network operators worldwide, is hosting the event, which is being attended by some 80,000 individuals from over 200 nations. The MWC comprises more than 2,000 exhibitors showcasing the most recent developments in the mobile sector.