Research In Motion

Research In Motion

April 27, 2007 06:00 ET

RIM to Host Sixth Annual Wireless Enterprise Symposium

WATERLOO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 27, 2007) - Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) will host the sixth annual Wireless Enterprise Symposium from May 8 - 10, 2007 in Orlando, Florida. The symposium will deliver the latest and most relevant information to help IT professionals and business executives define and implement wireless strategies.

Wireless Enterprise Symposium 2007 co-sponsors include Avaya, IBM, SAP, Symbian, TeleNav, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, Alcatel-Lucent, BoxTone, Brightstar, Marvell, TeleAtlas ThinPrint and Yahoo!. Over 100 exhibitors will also be on hand in the Solutions Showcase and insights will be shared by leading experts from Forrester Research, IDC, Ipsos Reid, J. Gold Associates and Yankee Group.

Keynote speakers at this year's Wireless Enterprise Symposium include Clayton M. Christensen, author of "Seeing What's Next", and Malcolm Gladwell, author of "Blink" and "The Tipping Point". In addition, a broad array of general sessions, technical seminars, case studies, demonstrations, exhibits, training, labs and workshops will offer insightful and educational opportunities.

Wireless Enterprise Symposium 2007 features four tracks with a choice of more than 100 sessions to enable attendees to customize and maximize their learning opportunities.

Mobile Strategies and Opportunities

Ideal for IT administrators and architects, developers and executives, this track looks at the potential of wireless technologies across various vertical markets, businesses and uses. Top industry thinkers discuss how to influence change in organizations, set priorities and plan the lifecycle of a wireless deployment.

New Frontiers for Mobile and Wireless

This track is ideal for IT administrators and executives who are interested in sharpening their understanding of emerging developments and how to harness future technologies.

Wireless Architectures

This track will help IT administrators meet business objectives and manage the rollout, growth and maintenance of the BlackBerry® Enterprise Solution in their organizations.

Application Development and Integration

This track will teach developers how existing tools such as BlackBerry® MDS Studio and Java frameworks can save time and effort by focusing on methods, practices, technology and tools that support wireless application development.

For more information on Wireless Enterprise Symposium 2007, or to register online, please visit:

About Research In Motion (RIM)

Research In Motion is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative wireless solutions for the worldwide mobile communications market. Through the development of integrated hardware, software and services that support multiple wireless network standards, RIM provides platforms and solutions for seamless access to time-sensitive information including email, phone, SMS messaging, Internet and intranet-based applications. RIM technology also enables a broad array of third party developers and manufacturers to enhance their products and services with wireless connectivity to data. RIM's portfolio of award-winning products, services and embedded technologies are used by thousands of organizations around the world and include the BlackBerry® wireless platform, the RIM Wireless Handheld™ product line, software development tools, radio-modems and software/hardware licensing agreements. Founded in 1984 and based in Waterloo, Ontario, RIM operates offices in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. RIM is listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market (NASDAQ:RIMM) and the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:RIM). For more information, visit or

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