GSMA Ministerial Programme

The centre of policy debate

The GSMA Ministerial Programme is the world’s leading forum for policymakers and global industry leaders from across the mobile ecosystem and adjacent industries. The Programme will be back at MWC 26-28 February 2024. Catch up on event news on @GSMAPolicy and by searching for #MWC24MP on Twitter/X.

2024 Agenda

Against the backdrop of a rapidly evolving technological landscape, leading figures in the digital domain will convene on the Ministerial Stage to provide insights and strategies for addressing key policy areas – including 5G expansion, artificial intelligence, digital inclusion, and climate action, to name a few – to fuel growth of our digital economies and societies.

In addition to this, a new Focus Stage will provide an opportunity for attendees to delve deeper into the topics and challenges that are dominating globally this year and hear from subject matter experts.

Agenda and speakers

Government Leadership Award 2024

The winner of the Government Leadership Award 2024 will be announced on the Ministerial Stage at the Ministerial Programme, MWC Barcelona on Monday 26 February, during the session Steering the Digital Economy (14:30 to 15:45 CET).

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About the GSMA Ministerial Programme

The GSMA Ministerial Programme has grown in popularity and scope since its launch in 2006.

This unique event is attended by industry CEOs, ministers, telecom regulators, data protection authorities and senior representatives of international organisations – all gathering to share knowledge, stimulate debate around current issues, and provide an opportunity to engage with mobile industry experts on policy and regulatory topics.

The Ministerial Programme is an invitation-only event, targeted at senior government and industry leaders. Invitations to the 2024 edition will be sent from October. Find out more.