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February 05, 2016 08:00 ET

iPass CEO Gary Griffiths to Speak at Wi-Fi NOW USA 2016

REDWOOD SHORES, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 5, 2016) - iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of global mobile connectivity, today announced that Gary Griffiths, president and CEO of iPass, will present a keynote talk on April 21st at Wi-Fi NOW USA 2016. Gary will discuss the rise of massive Wi-Fi networks as a mobility service, beginning at 11:30 am EST at the Sheraton Tysons Corner Hotel in Washington, D.C.

Last year, iPass announced partnerships with multiple network suppliers to grow the total iPass footprint to 50 million Wi-Fi hotspots, making iPass the world's largest Wi-Fi network. 

"Gary is a great speaker with deep knowledge of the Wi-Fi industry," said Claus Hetting, creator and host of the Wi-Fi NOW event series. "Right now, seamless Wi-Fi is a tremendous business opportunity, not only in America but across the world. Gary and his team at iPass are taking a leadership role in bringing more of the world's most popular wireless technology to the mass market. We're delighted to be hosting iPass at Wi-Fi NOW in D.C.," Hetting said.

Covering business-critical Wi-Fi issues, Wi-Fi NOW is an event for the entire Wi-Fi industry, including individuals, carriers, service providers, tech vendors, regulators, consultants, and government or educational organizations. Wi-Fi NOW's mission is to promote the proliferation of Wi-Fi for everyone, everywhere.

About iPass Inc.
iPass (NASDAQ: IPAS) is a leading provider of global mobile connectivity, offering convenient, secure, always-on Wi-Fi access on any mobile device. Built on a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform, the iPass cloud-based service keeps its customers connected by providing unlimited Wi-Fi connectivity on unlimited devices. iPass has 50 million hotspots in more than 100 countries at airports, hotels, train stations, convention centers, outdoor venues, inflight, and more. Using patented technology, iPass SmartConnect takes the guesswork out of Wi-Fi, automatically connecting customers to the best hotspot for their needs. Customers simply download the iPass app to experience unlimited, everywhere, and invisible Wi-Fi.

iPass® is a registered trademark of iPass Inc. Wi-Fi® is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance. All other trademarks are owned by their respective owners.