MWC Insider Blog


Taking part alongside Mobile World Congress is 4YFN, it’s the home of the growing global tech startup community, creating lasting connections among startups, investors and corporations during MWC. All MWC pass holders have access to the 4YFN event. There is

Second Day Begins at #MWC18

Its the second day of Congress, and the halls are swelling with loads of eager attendees. As the week continues, we hope it proves to be productive! Today the conference programme is full of in-depth sessions covering topics from the

Meet & Eat

At the end of a productive day, get a taste of Meet & Eat. It’s a unique networking opportunity that was created for the foodie/business-minded person who craves just a little more out of MWC. Located in two spaces this

Shop #MWC18

You’ve probably seen all of the fun character onsite signage from the animations on the TV screens to 3D sculptures. GSMA has partnered with Barcelona artists, Brosmind, to illustrate the unique role mobile is playing in supporting the SDGs. Each

Onsite Features

Visit Hall 4 for riveting conference sessions, exhibition that is open to everyone, and the GSMA Innovation City among other features. We have a diverse line-up of speakers this year many of whom will be presenting in Hall 4, see

Welcome to MWC

Today is the day we’ve been waiting for. The doors have opened and the crowds are pouring into Fira Gran Vira. Let’s do this! As the halls begin to swell with thousands of people, we anxiously sat down to attend

Ready for tomorrow?

Be sure to complete your registration if you haven’t already. And don’t forget to upload a photo of yourself in your registration account, this photo will be automatically pre-populated in your Digital Badge. You will only need to show your Passport

Hello Barcelona!

We’re at the venue, and it’s shaping up to be a great show! We’ve seen MWC signs at the airport, red and blue banners flapping in the wind on street poles, and even artwork in the metro. The city is

Safe Travels!

Our bags are packed and we’re heading onsite – here’s a list of quick reminders as you plan your arrival to MWC: Before arriving in Barcelona, use the My MWC event app to be Good To Go, this means you’ll

Only 5 days to go!

Only a few days to go until industry leaders will gather, network, showcase, and exchange ideas – and you don’t want to miss it. Make your plans now to see how Mobile is Creating a Better Future. There’s still time