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Где: Fira Gran Via, Barcelona, Spain

Организатор: GSMA

Дата: 2019-02-25 - 2019-02-28

Добавлено: JSON TV

The GSMA announced further details for MWC19 Barcelona (formerly Mobile World Congress), including additional keynote speakers, participating companies, programmes, and events. Taking place 25-28 February 2019, with events being staged at Fira Gran Via, Fira Montjuïc, and La Farga L’Hospitalet, MWC19 Barcelona is set to attract more than 107,000 professionals from over 200 countries and territories.

 

“We have an amazing show lined up for February, with more than 2,400 companies participating across the exhibition, four days of conference programming and so many other events and activities taking place at MWC19,” said Michael O’Hara, Chief Marketing Officer, GSMA. “With an in-depth examination of topics such as 5G, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, content, security and many others, MWC Barcelona, now more than ever, is the “must-attend” industry event.”

 

Execs from ARM, Huawei, KT and Orange Confirmed for Keynotes.

The GSMA announced several newly confirmed keynote speakers for MWC19 Barcelona, with executives representing mobile operators, technology providers, internet players, and marketing technology companies, among others. New speakers include:

  • Simon Segars, CEO, ARM
  • Ping Guo, Rotating Chairman, Huawei
  • Chang-Gyu Hwang, Chairman and CEO, KT Corporation
  • Dave Grannan, Co-Founder and CEO, Light
  • Stéphane Richard, Chairman and CEO, Orange Group
  • Anastasia Leng, Founder and CEO, Picasso Labs
  • Vivian Chan, CEO and Co-Founder, Sparrho

 

These executives join previously announced speakers including:

  • James Forese, President, Citi
  • Blythe Masters, CEO, Digital Asset Holdings
  • Rich Williams, CEO, Groupon
  • Mats Granryd, Director General, GSMA
  • Cher Wang, Founder and CEO, HTC
  • Anjali Sud, CEO, Vimeo
  • Nick Read, CEO, Vodafone Group

 

For more information on the conference, including the agenda and keynote speakers, visit www.mwcbarcelona.com/conference-programmes/

 

Exhibition Showcases Latest in Mobile Innovation


The GSMA announced several new exhibitors for MWC Barcelona, including CloudMinds, EY, Ford, Kazakhtelecom, Rakuten, Remade, Royole, Volkswagen and Wings Mobile. These companies will be among the more than 2,400 organisations participating at MWC19, including previously announced brands such as Accenture, Alibaba Cloud, ARM, AT&T, BMW, Cisco Systems, Deutsche Telekom, Ericsson, Facebook, Google, HTC, Huawei, Intel, KT Corporation, Lenovo, LG, Mercedes-Benz, Microsoft, Nokia Solutions and Networks, NTT DOCOMO, Ooredoo, Oracle, Orange, Qualcomm Incorporated, SAP, SEAT, SK Telecom, Telefónica, Verizon, Vodafone, Xiaomi and ZTE.

 

MWC Barcelona will again offer attendees focused Topic Tours of the exhibition at Fira Gran Via. Led by industry experts, the 2019 Topic Tours programme includes: 5G & NFV; Cybersecurity; Internet of Things; Mobile Advertising & Apps; Retail & Digital Commerce; Sustainable Smart Cities; Transformative AI; and What’s Hot at MWC. The GSMA also offers unique Custom Experiences to address attendees’ specific business objectives and requirements.

 

The GSMA also announced several new sponsors for MWC Barcelona. VMware has been confirmed as the “Connectivity Event Theme Sponsor,” while Citi is the “Industry 4.0 Event Theme Sponsor”; in support of these event themes, both companies will host networking receptions open to conference attendees in Hall 4. For further information on the MWC19 themes, visit www.mwcbarcelona.com/about/event-themes/

 

Support for the Women4Tech Programme continues to grow as the GSMA signed several new sponsors including Pinsent Masons and Synchronoss (Women4Tech Summit Supporting Sponsors), Red Hat (Women4Tech Roundtable Sponsor), Cisco (Women4Tech Speed Coaching and Networking Event Sponsor) and CBSi and Wall Street Journal (Women4Tech Official Partners). Finally, Wipro Limited has joined as the latest Networking Garden Sponsor.

 

For more information on the exhibition, including exhibitors and sponsors, visit www.mwcbarcelona.com/exhibition/.