Think Global. Start Local.

Information and resources for companies looking to grow through exports.

Meet our 2016 Winners

Sharing $35,000 in Prize Money

Ready to go global?  Win the Challenge and it could be worth $10,000 in UPS export services.
October 03, 2016
Atlanta, Georgia

Do you have a product that people around the world would love to have?  Submit an application with your reason to take your business global for a chance to pitch at an upcoming UPS X-Port Challenge event to be held at the UPS corporate headquarters on November 10, 2016.

This exclusive UPS competition provides a showcase for your product(s) and a chance to win $10,000 in UPS export services to help you make the leap from local to global.

Participants in the UPS X-PORT Challenge can begin the application process online here.  Each application will undergo an assessment based on niche, offering, global appeal, and market opportunity.  Applications must be received by October 3, 2016.

The top 10 applicants will be invited to attend the “Pitch-Off” event on November 10, 2016 at the UPS corporate office in Atlanta.  Contestants will pitch their business to a panel of judges from the local international business community.  The judges will then pick the top three finalists as prize-winners.  The first place winner will receive $10,000 in export shipping.  The second and third place winners will receive $2,500 and $1,000 respectively in export shipping.

GSMA Mobility Live! – North America
November 01 – 02, 2016
Atlanta, Georgia

Co-located for the last two years, both GSMA’s Mobile 360 Series – North America and Metro Atlanta Chamber’s Mobility Live! have drawn in key mobile leaders to carry critical industry initiatives forward.  Both events have worked in close partnership to deliver similar goals and an overall forward-thinking vision.  The evolution of these two events, paired with strong collaboration, has brought us an exciting new development.

The event will fall under the Mobile 360 Series umbrella, returning again to Atlanta from November 1-2, 2016.  This two-day conference program will feature thought leaders from across the region and representatives from the largest MNOs, the most exciting technology suppliers and industry movers and shakers.

Conference Overview
Designed to cover the latest innovations developing in the region, GSMA Mobility Live! – North America, will outline specific topics such as:
• 5G
• Cyber Security
• Augmented Reality
• Digital Health for Consumers
• Internet of Things
• Smart Cities

What will you see at GSMA Mobility Live! – North America?
• Keynotes from captivating industry leaders
• Three different session tracks covering a multitude of relevant focus areas
• Interactive Showcase and Demo Stage, giving attendees the opportunity to gain firsthand experience on the latest industry developments
• Hack-Back where experts can demonstrate how to get the most out of mobile technology
• Internship Summit, creating powerful connections between companies seeking talent and students seeking jobs
• Mobility Star Awards, acknowledging industry leaders that truly stand out

Who Should Attend?
• Mobile Network Operators
• Regulatory Institutions
• Financial Institutions
• Mobile Commerce
• Transportation and Automotive
• Enterprise
• Entrepreneurs, Start-ups
• Intrapreneurs
• Students
• Wireless Service Provider
• IT Professional
• System Integrator
• Game Developers
• General Industry and Government Organizations

Registration discounts are available here using the discount code “MACPARTNER”.

GSMA Mobility Live! – North America
November 01 – 02, 2016
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, Georgia