About Badge Collection & Final Confirmations
Please refer to your Final Confirmation for your badge collection instructions. This will be sent to you in an email when you fully complete your registration. Alternatively, your Final Confirmation is always accessible from the GSMA app.
Download the GSMA app by entering “GSMA” in your app market and select ‘MyReg & Badge’ from within the app (Android , Windows & iOS only).
Attendees must collect their badge in person. Collecting badges on behalf of a colleague is not permitted. Photo ID is required and badges will only be given to the person who matches the name and photograph of the registration.
Fast Track Badge Collection
If your Final Confirmation states that you are eligible for Fast Track badge collection, please bring your Final Confirmation, along with your Photo ID and a Business Card to one of the locations below.
Fast Track locations are open to you over the weekend before the event. We strongly advise you to collect your badge early at the airport or at Gran Via to avoid the rush on Monday.
- Barcelona Airport Terminal 1
- Barcelona Airport Terminal 2
- Fira Gran Via – Hall 1 (South Entrance)
- Fira Gran Via – Hall 8 (North Entrance)
- Fira Montjuïc (limited capacity only) – Hall 8 Avda. Reina Maria Christina
|Date||Barcelona Airport T1 & T2||Gran Via||Montjuïc|
|Friday 21 February||09:00 – 20:00||CLOSED||CLOSED|
|Saturday 22 February||09:00 – 20:00||09:00 – 18:00||09:00 – 18:00|
|Sunday 23 February||09:00 – 22:00||09:00 – 20:00||09:00 – 20:00|
|Monday 24 February||07:00 – 16:00||07:00 – 20:00||07:00 – 20:00|
|Tuesday 25 February||CLOSED||07:30 – 19:00||07:00-19:00|
|Wednesday 26 February||CLOSED||07:30 – 19:00||07:30-19:00|
|Thursday 27 February||CLOSED||07:30 – 16:00||CLOSED|
New & Incomplete Registrations
We strongly recommend you complete your Registration before the event in order to avoid any potential delays when you arrive onsite.
To register for Mobile World Congress, please click here or alternatively you can register via your mobile phone. Simply download the GSMA app by entering “GSMA” in your app market and select ‘MyReg & Badge’ from within the app (Android , Windows & iOS only).
Attendees who wish to register onsite should proceed to either Hall 1 or Hall 8 “New Registration” counters only.
Attendees who have an incomplete payment or balance due on their Registration account should finalise payment before arriving onsite, or alternatively should proceed to either Hall 1 or Hall 8 “Payment Enquiries” counters only.
The NFC Badge will enable you to enjoy ease-of-access during MWC, passing through dedicated NFC Badge entrance lanes at the North and South Entrances without having to repeatedly show photo ID (you will only need to show official Photo ID once to validate your NFC Badge). Additionally, you may use your NFC Badge to attend conference sessions held in Hall 4, subject to having a conference eligible pass.
Download the GSMA app** by entering “GSMA” in your app market and select ‘MyReg & Badge’ from within the app (Android , Windows & iOS only).
*Note: to use the NFC Badge, your handset must be NFC-enabled and running on Android 4 or Windows Phone 8 operating systems.
For more information about the NFC Badge, please click here.
** The GSMA app also puts everything about the MWC in the palm of your hand, including:
- Event information
- Essential venue services, such as transportation and catering facilities
- Conference schedules and speaker profiles
- Way-finding and maps
Photo ID checks will be performed when you collect your badge and every time you enter the venue thereafter*. All attendees are required to carry an original Photo ID document with them at all times. For more information on security procedures and accepted types of Photo ID, please click here.
*NFC Badge users are only required to show an official Photo ID once to validate their photo and subsequently avoid repeatedly having to show Photo ID at access.
If you have any questions regarding registration, please click here.