2023-06-27 |

Hi-H Program Summit: 5G Digital Economy

On June 27, the Hand-in-Hand Program Summit 2023 has been successfully hosted in Shanghai, China under the theme of "5G Digital Economy". The event was attended by over 200 Hand-in-Hand Program members and Carrier strategic partners from more than 35 global operators. With the eight years of success, hi-H Program continuously promote and organize workshop and sharing activities, it becomes one of the key international program for global mobile platform to grow together with our members in the carrier industry.

Gao Tongqing, Vice President of China Mobile, delivered a welcoming speech, states that digital economy has become a highlight of global development and international cooperation, and 5G is the most representative new infrastructure in the field of digital economy in recent years. He proposed that carrier partners should focus on co-innovation, co-construction, co-exploration, and creating a win-win situation. Li Feng, Chairman and CEO of China Mobile International delivered a keynote on the Hand-in-Hand Program success journey and the future strategic planning “Hand-in-Hand Globally, Together We Shape Together”. He also host the "Hand-in-Hand, We Expand to a New Horizon" ceremony with Hand-in-Hand Program members to express the common goal to enhance the hi-H Program.

Gao Tongqing, China Mobile

Li Feng, China Mobile International

Ms. Huang Yuhong, General Manager of China Mobile Research Institute; Ms. Chen Yurong, Deputy General Manager of China Mobile (Shanghai) Industrial Research Institute; Ms. Chee Ching, President of Far EasTone; Mr. Emmanuel Rochas, CEO of Orange International Carriers; Mr. Rolf Nafziger, Senior Vice President of Deutsche Telekom and other industry experts joined to be summit keynote executive speaker.

Huang Yuhong, China Mobile Research Institute

Rolf Nafziger, Deutsche Telekom

Chee Ching, Far EasTone

Emmanuel Rochas, Orange International Carriers

Chen Yurong, China Mobile (Shanghai) Industrial Research Institute

The summit facilitated open collaboration between members and further cooperation to the "5G Digital Economy". Going forward, the Hand-in-Hand Program will continue to promote and grow this global partner initiative, fostering collaboration and innovative cooperation across telecom industry, and overcome challenges and achieve shared growth with members.

About Hand-in-Hand Program:

Established in 2015 by China Mobile International, the Hand-in-Hand Program (“hi-H Program”) is a global partnership initiative which brings together various organizations from across the telecoms sector under the shared vision of providing seamless, borderless products and services worldwide. By gathering major players from different sectors together, hi-H combines strengths from across the industry to enhance each member’s ability to overcome challenges and adapt to industry changes.

About China Mobile International Limited:

China Mobile International Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of China Mobile, the world’s largest telecommunications operator in terms of network scale, customer base and market value. Leveraging the strong support by China Mobile, CMI provides a full range of comprehensive international telecommunications services iConnect including voice, SMS, Mobile and Data services, and all-encompassing carrier solution China Connect. CMI aims to bring customers with seamless, carefree, borderless digital life. For more information, please visit