The annual GSMA Mobile World Congress (MWC) will take place from 26 February to 1 March 2018 in Barcelona, Spain.
MWC is a platform for business opportunities and relationship-building, and features exhibitions from more than 2 300 companies; keynotes and discussions; and the annual Global Mobile Awards ceremony, which recognises leading mobile solutions from around the world. This year's congress includes Four Years From Now (4FYN) 2018 on 26–28 February – a side event where startups, investors, corporations, and public institutions discover, create, and launch new ventures together.
MWC 2018 will focus on eight core themes from which participants can choose:
- 4th industrial revolution
- future services provider
- the network
- the digital consumer
- tech in society
- content and media
- applied artificial intelligence (AI)
4FYN will include inspirational speakers, pitches, and exhibitions from over 650 startups on their solutions addressing health, fintech, and the Internet of Things (IoT) among other issues.
For more information, visit the event website.