What are the event dates and location?
MWC Barcelona and 4YFN will take place Monday, 27 February through Thursday, 2 March 2023, in Barcelona at Fira Gran Via. Click here
for more information.What languages are spoken?
Nearly every language is spoken at the event, we have attendees from different countries. However, all event communications and signage are in English, the official language of the event.
What are the event opening hours?
If you are a MWC exhibitor, please log in to your Online Event Manual
for build-up and dismantling days and time and for exhibition hours. If you are exhibiting with 4FYN, please login here
to access further information.Can I have a media list?
The press list will not be published or provided to attendees before or after the event. Confirmed MWC exhibitors can request the list to [email protected]
.How can you ensure the security of my personal data?
We utilise industry-recognised encryption within the systems that collect personal data. Additionally, the GSMA and Fira have commissioned a third-party penetration test and systems audit to ensure the security of personal information.
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.Is there a minimum age to attend MWC?
The GSMA acknowledges that there may be circumstances in which a guardian has to bring an individual younger than 16 years of age (a “Minor”) to the Event in the absence of adequate childcare.Minors:
Please keep in mind that the Event includes the following before deciding to bring a Minor to the Event as the Event environment may not be suitable for all Minors.
Should you decide to still bring a Minor to the Event we are committed to providing you and your Minor with a safe experience and as a part of our Committed Community initiative at this year's Event we have implemented the following procedures:
- Large crowds
- Loud noises and music
- Significant visual stimulation (including bright lights, large screens and demonstrations).
Pre-Approval Process: Any adult desiring to bring a Minor to the Event must request permission from GSMA(approval is at GSMA's sole discretion) prior to entering the Event. Please note that the approval process can take up to 72 hours and any onsite requests may significantly delay your entry to the Event so we encourage you do make all requests in advance.
Enhanced Health and Safety Requirements: Due to the ongoing Covid-19 public health emergency GSMA have developed a multi-layered safety approach, Committed Community, in coordination with and approved by the Catalan Health authorities that all Minors, regardless of age, must comply with.
General Event Requirements: The adult must accompany the Minor at all times and is responsible for ensuring both the Minor's safety and the Minor's compliance with all rules and regulations, including all health and safety protocols. Adults are asked to help maintain a professional, disturbance-free environment. For safety reasons, Minors are not permitted entry to the Event venue during build-up and dismantling. No exceptions are provided.
Accessibility at MWC Barcelona
GSMA is committed to creating an accessible environment for all attendees in order to enhance their experience at MWC Barcelona and 4FYN.
For Further Information on accessibility please Click here.