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ETIS Members discuss billing in Athens

Monday 18 April 2011   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Fred Werner

Last week the Billing Working Group held a meeting in Athens which was kindly hosted by OTE. The meeting was attended by 25 people from companies like Deutsche Telekom, TeliaSonera, Telecom Italia, Cosmote, OTE, A1 Telekom Austria, Swisscom, Turkcell, Oger Telecom, Oracle, Sybase, Ericsson, Orga Systems, Nokia Siemens Systems, Amdocs, Velti, Comarch and Billing Views.

The goal of the meeting was to discuss how current billing challenges, opportunities, strategies and business drivers influencing the billing environment. Some of the topics covered during the meeting were: Strategies for Electronic banking & payments, Pre-Post Paid Convergence, Telco strategies for advertising 2.0, Strategies for Billing of Cloud services, Revenue Sharing & Monetization of 3rd Party Applications.

We would also like to take to this opportunity to announce that Apostolos Tsakas from OTE has been elected as the new Chairman of the group and Christian Miciecki from Swisscom has been elected as a new Vice Chair of the Group. Gottfried Marschitz from A1 Telekom Austria continues to act as one of the Vice Chairs as well.

The next meeting will be hosted during the next ETIS Community Gathering in Cyprus on 13/14 October 2011. For more information on how to join this group please contact Fred Werner at