EWIA welcomes the Gigabit Infrastructure Act – a necessary tool to achieve the EU’s connectivity objectives

Press Release 29 April 2024 | Brussels, Belgium As the European trade association of independent wholesale wireless infrastructure providers, EWIA – the European Wireless Infrastructure Association – welcomes the adoption of the Gigabit Infrastructure Act by the European Parliament and the Council of the EU. In order to achieve the ambitious 2030 Digital Decade connectivity…

EWIA at TowerXchange Meetup Europe 2024

TowerXchange Meetup’s policy panel to be moderated by EWIA’s Communications WG Chair 23 & 24 April 2024 | London, UK EWIA is pleased to again be an associate partner of TowerXchange Meetup Europe 2024, taking place from 23-24 April at Central Hall Westminster, London. Jean-Pierre Faisan, EWIA’s Communications Working Group Chair, will be modering a…

EWIA at the 7th European 5G Conference

EWIA at the 7th European 5G Conference 13 & 14 March 2023 | Bluepoint, Brussels EWIA is once again present at the European 5G conference, taking place on 13-14 March at the BluePoint, Brussels. Our Chair of the Communications Working Group Jean-Pierre Faisan will be speaking about 5G and Sustainability in a panel discussion about…

Director of DG CNECT underlines importance of wireless infrastructure to Digital Decade success

Director of DG CNECT underlines importance of wireless infrastructure to Digital Decade success BRUSSELS, OCT 24 – Europe will need significant innovation and investments in 5G and infrastructure, according to Roberto Viola, Director General of DG CNECT, who spoke at the European Wireless Infrastructure Association’s (EWIA) annual event in Brussels on 13 October. This event…

5G – Time to Deliver

13 October 2022 | Renaissance Hotel, Brussels, Belgium The European Wireless Infrastructure Association (EWIA)’s “5G – Time to Deliver” took place in Brussels on 13 October. This event focused on the EU’s delivery of its digital targets, and what steps can be taken to accelerate the rollout of 5G across Europe. Featuring prominent policymakers, industry…

TowerXchange Meetup Europe 2022

17-18 May 2022 | Novotel London West, London, UK   Owners and management teams who will be coming together in London for the 6th Annual TowerXchange Meetup Europe. Recognized as the home of the tower industry, no other event gives you the same access to Europe’s TowerCos as digital infrastructure grows in prominence.   We…

EWIA Virtual Event: The Next 5(G) Years

On 10 November, at EWIA’s first virtual event, representatives from the from the European Wireless Infrastructure Association (EWIA) and the European institutions discussed how independent and neutral host wireless infrastructure can contribute to 5G rollout and to the Next Generation EU recovery plan and how wholesale infrastructure providers can help improve connectivity in Europe. The…

New Chairman takes helm of EWIA

Veteran telecommunications industry executive to lead EWIA in helping solve Europe’s mobile connectivity challenge Brussels (7 September 2020) – The European Wireless Infrastructure Association (EWIA), the leading trade association of wholesale wireless infrastructure providers in Europe, announced today that Tobías Martínez Gimeno has been named the organisation’s new Chairperson with immediate effect. Tobías succeeds Olivier…