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Wi-LAN to Make Product Announcements at SUPERCOMM 2000 in Atlanta


World's Largest Communications Technology Exhibition Will Play Host to Key Announcements

Calgary, Alberta
June 2, 2000

Wi-LAN Inc. (TSE:WIN), an innovator of high-speed wireless data/Internet communications, today announced that the company will make significant product announcements at SUPERCOMM 2000, the world's largest annual communications technology exhibition and conference, in Atlanta, Georgia from June 6 to 8, 2000.

Wi-LAN's presence at SUPERCOMM includes a 30 by 40-foot booth (#6967), the largest exhibition effort in the company's history, and reflects the company's growth as a leader in high-speed wireless data communications.

Dr. Hatim Zaghloul, chairman and CEO, and Bill Hews, president and COO, will be part of the Wi-LAN team on hand for the show. Wi-LAN activities will include a press conference, live product demonstrations, product presentations, and a presentation about "Network Living(TM)", the company's vision of a wireless future. 

"Our appearance at SUPERCOMM marks a turning point in the Wi-LAN's continuing transformation from a technology company into a sales and marketing organization," said Dr. Zaghloul.

SUPERCOMM ( draws over 50,000 registrants each year, with nearly 800 exhibitors and over 250 educational sessions. 

"SUPERCOMM is the ideal place to share information about Wi-LAN and its products," said Mr. Hews. "The trade show hosts service providers looking to upgrade networks to offer wireless broadband data services to their customers. The exhibition will go a long way in focusing interest on Wi-LAN and its unique set of broadband wireless access solutions."

All interested parties are encouraged to visit Wi-LAN's booth, located in the heart of "Wireless and Satellite Technology Zone". Individual meetings can be set up during the show by contacting the numbers listed below. Starting June 7, the company's web site ( will include footage of product demonstrations, presentations and other Wi-LAN exhibition booth activities at SUPERCOMM.

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