Mobile World Congress - MWC Barcelona

Trade fair/Congress

This event has been canceled.

The Mobile World Congress (MWC Barcelona) is the world's largest event in the mobile technology industry aimed at professionals in the sector. Every year it shows us the latest innovations and the latest technology from more than 2,400 leading companies, and organizes a high-quality conference program. As lecturers, important visionaries participate that explore the issues that influence or will influence the technology industry. This international event, which has been held in Barcelona since 2006, also offers learning opportunities in its numerous partner-led programs, GSMA seminars and other types of meetings.

They are all here

It is expected that more than 109,000 key decision makers from the technology sector (7,900 CEOs) will attend, so # MWC20 is an excellent tool for those who wish to expand their professional network and achieve their goals. Everything you need to know can be found here.

The main topics of the MWC 2020

The content of the Mobile World Congress 2020 is developed under the general theme of "limitless intelligent connectivity". This general theme is articulated in 7 main topics that will shape the entire event:

  • AI (sponsored by NVIDIA)
  • Connectivity: the 5G era (sponsored by Deloitte)
  • Customer Engagement (sponsored by Braze)
  • Industry X (sponsored by Citi)
  • Media and entertainment
  • Our Planet
  • Security and Privacy

Global Mobile Awards (GLOMO)

The MWC Barcelona awards of the mobile industry recognize the people and organizations that are pushing the limits of intelligent connectivity. 37 prizes will be delivered grouped into 9 categories:

  • Mobile technology
  • Connected consumer
  • Industry X
  • Device
  • Tech4Good
  • Government leadership
  • Outstanding achievement
  • 4YFN Startup
  • YoMo Award

Key speakers

  • Tony Fernandes (Group CEO, Air Asia Group)
  • Marc Fontaine (Digital Transformation Officer, Airbus)
  • Poppy Gustafsson OBE (Co-CEO, Darktrace)
  • Maria Teixidor i Jufresa (Director, FC Barcelona Femení)
  • Mats Granryd (Director General, GSMA)
  • John Chambers (CEO and Founder, JC2 Ventures)
  • Eugene Kaspersky (CEO, Kaspersky)
  • Rosa Whitaker (Director General, Mercy Ships)
  • Rajeev Suri (President and CEO, Nokia)
  • Vas Narasimhan (CEO, Novartis)
  • Kazuhiro Yoshizawa (President and CEO, NTT Docomo)
  • Stéphane Richard (Chairman and CEO, Orange SA)
  • Katica Roy (CEO & Founder, Pipeline)
  • Steve Mollenkopf (CEO, Qualcomm Inc.)
  • Jim Whitehurst (President and CEO, Red Hat)
  • Sara Spangelo (Co-founder & CEO, Swarm Technologies)
  • CP Gurnani (CEO and Managing Director, Tech Mahindra)
  • José María Álvarez-Pallete López (Chairman & CEO, Telefónica S.A.)
  • Kurt Azarbarzin (President and CEO, Verb Surgical Inc.)
  • Robert Bakish (President and CEO, ViacomCBS - Inc.)
  • Pat Gelsinger (CEO, VMware)