Convergence and the growth of tablets were among the key themes at the latest Tech Data Mobile Aspire partners' event, according to the distributor.
One hundred and forty-eight retailers, dealers and IT resellers attended yesterday’s event at the Mayfair Hotel, in London, with Sony being the headline sponsor.
As well as Sony, Samsung, Microsoft, HTC and Motorola all presented at the event, which the organisers described as ‘highly successful’.
Tech Data marketing director Donna Adams said: ‘It’s was a great opportunity for people to network and there were lot of new faces at the event yesterday.
‘The event has certainly grown, and we try to keep it as fresh as possible. It’s also a chance to find out how we can support our partners in future challenges they face.’
Organiser Tiffany Thompson, the director of Flourish and Marketing Events said: ‘Instead of just focussing on the roadmap for devices, we try to keep it as creative and interactive as possible.
‘Convergence and connectivity were key themes as well as the opportunities presented by the growth in tablets this year.‘
Editor: Shujaul Azam