The Mobile Economy 2019 Launches

By: Jan Stryjak,  Senior Manager, Strategy, GSMA By the end of 2018, 5.1 billion people around the world subscribed to mobile services, accounting for 67% of the global population. Of the 710 million people expected to subscribe to mobile services

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 MWC19!

Good morning from MWC19. It’s going to be a great week ahead in sunny Barcelona! As thousands of attendees filled the hallways of the venue, we anxiously sat down to attend the Opening Keynote: Intelligently Connecting the World. The opening

Here & Now

Hello Barcelona! We’re at the venue, and the build-up looks amazing so far. We’ve seen MWC19 signs at the airport, purple and pink banners flapping in the wind on street poles, and even commercials on the TV. The city is

Ready for tomorrow?

The first day of #MWC19 is upon us, here is a simple checklist to make sure you are prepared. Make sure you collect your badge before you arrive at the venue. Pick up your badge at the airport, one of

Be part of the #MWC19 conversation!

The GSMA will be bring you all the latest news and updates from MWC Barcelona 2019 on your favourite social media channels. Use the links below to follow and join the conversation before, during and after the event and make

Foldable and 5G smartphones to take centre stage at MWC19

By David McQueen, Research Director at ABI Research The first smartphone truly identified as being foldable came to market in November 2018 with the launch of Royole’s FlexiPai, which has paved the way for a whole host of vendors set

Few days to go!

Our bags are packed, and our team is headed on-site, we are thrilled to bring you another exceptional #MWC19! With just a few days to go, here are some helpful tips to make your journey as convenient as possible. Badge

C-V2X Ready for Global Deployment

By Dominique Bonte, Vice President, ABI Research MWC19 will put C-V2X into the limelight as a pre 5G technology ready for deployment across the automotive vertical for vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to infrastructure applications like traffic light signal information services at junctions.

Upgrade Your Pass

There is so much to see and do at MWC19, make sure you receive the best experience possible by upgrading your pass. By upgrading you’ll benefit from various opportunities from keynote addresses, VIP networking, the GLOMO Awards and much more. There

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