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London, September 17, 2001 Networks Telecom Europe, a leading hi-tech event for the European IT, telecoms and internet markets, raised £18,780 for Great Ormond Street Children’s Charity by donating £1 for every visitor who attended the three day event which was held at the NEC, Birmingham on 26-28 June 2001.

“We are delighted that everyone who attended Networks Telecom Europe event helped to raise such a large sum to help the sick children at Great Ormond Street,” commented Joan Kearns, General Fundraising Manager at Great Ormond Street Hospital. "It is through such fundraising and generous donations that we are able to provide the best in paediatric care and carry out research to help the children of the future.”

Every year, the Hospital needs to raise £12 million to fund new research into killer childhood diseases, buy vital medical equipment and provide accommodation and support to families. With this money over 100,000 children every year are treated at the hospital for the rarest, most complex and often life-threatening conditions.

“On behalf of the visitors to Networks Telecom Europe we are delighted to donate £18,780 to the Great Ormond Street Children’s Charity and contribute part of the £12 million which the charity needs every year,” commented Jane Murphy, Portfolio Director at Networks Telecom Europe. “It give us great satisfaction that the sum raised will help some of the 100,000 children that are admitted to the hospital every year.”

The cheque presentation took place at Great Ormond Street Hospital, on 12th September 2001 at 11.00am. If you would like a photo from the presentation, please contact Jason Lee on 020 8987 7635 or Colleen Just on 020 8987 7745.

About CMP Europe Ltd

CMP Europe Ltd. has more than 20 years of experience in producing industry leading, business-to-business events and publications that reflect the rapidly changing and diverse market of IT. The Company remains at the forefront of the industry by continuously developing existing events and adding new products to its portfolio. CMP’s current successful products include Call Centre Focus magazine; Networks Telecom Europe, GIS, Call Centre Expo UK and Technology For Marketing events; and PR Audit.

CMP Europe Ltd is a leading provider of business to business marketing services and information to the hi-tech markets of IT, electronics and games. The expanding range of events, publications and on-line services benefit from CMP’s strong industry focus and, as part of CMP Media Inc, a unique global and regional reach.

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Press Contacts

CMP Europe Limited:

Toni Cullen, Senior PR Manager, Tel: 020 8987 7617,

Colleen Just, PR Executive, Tel: 020 8987 7745,

Jason Lee, PR Executive, Tel: 020 8987 7635,

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