Past Workshops and Events

GCF hosts workshops and participates in events in different parts of the world to explain the benefits of device certification and to understand the concerns of industry stakeholders in different regions.

Highlights from some of these regional activities and other notable meetings and events can be found below:


Member Meeting: GCF celebrates its 50th Steering Group meeting

20 March 2012 – 31 January 2021 Lisbon, Portugal

Representatives of member companies gathering in Lisbon, Portugal, between 20 and 22 March 2012 celebrated the milestone of the 50th meeting of GCF's Steering Group.

Member Meeting: CAG and FTAG meet in Dubai

27 January 2015 – 31 December 2018 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

GCF's Conformance Agreement Group (CAG) and Field Trial Agreement Group met for the first time in the Middle East in January 2015.

Africa: LTE Africa 2015

17 November 2015 – 31 January 2021 Cape Town, South Africa

GCF attended LTE Africa, 17-19 November 2015 in Cape Town, to discuss the relevance of GCF Certification to mobile industry stakeholders across the continent.

Member Meeting: CAG#50 at Wembley Stadium

25 April 2017 – 31 January 2021 Wembley Stadium, London, UK

The Q2 2017 meeting of GCF’s Conformance Agreement Group (CAG) took place in the spectacular surroundings of Wembley Stadium in London on 25-26 April.

China: M-IOT and LTE Device Workshop

7 September 2017 – 31 January 2021 Shenzhen, China

GCF, GTI and China Mobile hosted two workshops in Shenzen on 7 September, 2017 looking at testing for Mobile-IoT (M-IoT) and LTE devices.