The IZMF Information Centre for Mobile Communications offers information about mobile communications to the public at large, the media and to public and private institutions. It is a registered non-profit association and was founded by the German mobile network operators in 2001. The IZMF provides the latest facts and extensive background information, especially on questions of mobile telephony and health. By organizing expert forums, discussion roundtables and workshops, as well as presentations at trade fairs and conferences, the IZMF facilitates communication. Additionally, it offers an information resource, including brochures, newsletters and an extensive internet portal.