AboutMWC Barcelona 2023

The industry’s largest and most influential connectivity event

Where technology, community and commerce converge

MWC Barcelona is the largest and most influential event for the connectivity ecosystem. Whether you’re a global mobile operator, device manufacturer, technology provider, vendor, content owner, or are simply interested in the future of tech, you need to be here.

Why? Because it’s the one time of year where everyone who’s anyone comes together under one roof. Tens of thousands of senior executives from the top global companies, international governments and trailblazing tech businesses converge at MWC Barcelona to make decisions.

  • Thought leaders become change-makers
  • New ideas turn into business deals
  • And networking means remarkable connections

It’s the place to find out where the industry, your business and your career are headed. Miss out on MWC Barcelona, miss out on the next 12 months.

What are the themes for MWC Barcelona 2023?

This year, the five themes explore the latest technologies that are essential to the seismic shift that will advance our industry.

  • 5G Acceleration
  • Reality+
  • OpenNet
  • Digital Everything
  • FinTech

Explore Themes

Event Dates

MWC Barcelona 2023, 27 February – 2 March

Opening Hours

Note: The below opening hours also apply to meeting rooms located inside these halls


Exhibitors (Pass with

Extended Hours Access)


Saturday 25 February

08:00 - 21:00


Sunday 26 February

08:00 - 21:00


Monday 27 February

07:00 - 20:00

08:30 - 19:00

Tuesday 28 February

07:00 - 20:00

08:30 - 19:00

Wednesday 1 March

07:00 - 20:00

08:30 - 19:00

Thursday 2 March

07:00 - 22:00

08:30 - 16:00

Location & Venue

Fira Gran Via
Av. Joan Carles I, 64
08908 L'Hospitalet de Llobregat

Please note that this is not a postal address. Any event materials or shipments will be refused.

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Get involved

It’s time to make things happen, so choose how to take part now.