26 February - 1 March 2018

Press Releases

GSMA Mobile Connect Roll-Out Continues Across the Globe

Operators in China and South Korea Latest to Deploy Authentication Service; Market Opportunity for Mobile Connect Services to Reach US $75 Billion by 2022 Barcelona: At Mobile World Congress today, the GSMA announced that mobile network operators (MNOs) in China … Continue reading “GSMA Mobile Connect Roll-Out Continues Across the Globe”

GSMA Expands Big Data for Social Good Initiative, Announces Successful First Wave of Trials

Additional Operators to Support New Phase of Mobile Big Data Programme Barcelona: The GSMA has achieved significant progress in the first trials of its Big Data for Social Good initiative by Bharti Airtel, Telefónica and Telenor, creating a blueprint for … Continue reading “GSMA Expands Big Data for Social Good Initiative, Announces Successful First Wave of Trials”

Two-Thirds of Mobile Connections Running on 4G/5G Networks by 2025, Finds New GSMA Study

Mobile Ecosystem Generated $3.6 Trillion in Economic Value in 2017 as Industry Prepares for 5G Era Barcelona: Two-thirds of the world’s mobile connections will be running on 4G and 5G networks by 2025, according to the new 2018 edition of … Continue reading “Two-Thirds of Mobile Connections Running on 4G/5G Networks by 2025, Finds New GSMA Study”

Multiple Mobile Operators Launch Live Commercial Low Power Wide Area Networks in Licensed Spectrum Worldwide

41 Mobile IoT Networks Now Available Worldwide, Supported by IoT Labs and Growing Mobile Innovator Community London: The GSMA today announced that momentum behind Mobile IoT, or licensed Low Power Wide Area (LPWA), networks continues to grow on a global … Continue reading “Multiple Mobile Operators Launch Live Commercial Low Power Wide Area Networks in Licensed Spectrum Worldwide”

GSMA Announces Winners of Inaugural Mobile World Scholar Challenge

New Competition Puts Spotlight on New and Impactful Ideas from Academic and Research Communities Around the World London: The GSMA today announced the winners of its inaugural Mobile World Scholar Challenge. New for Mobile World Congress 2018, the Mobile World … Continue reading “GSMA Announces Winners of Inaugural Mobile World Scholar Challenge”

McLaren Formula 1 Driver Fernando Alonso to Keynote at Mobile World Congress 2018

London: The GSMA today announced that McLaren Formula 1 Driver and double World Champion Fernando Alonso will be a featured speaker in a keynote session taking place on Tuesday, 27 February at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Widely regarded as … Continue reading “McLaren Formula 1 Driver Fernando Alonso to Keynote at Mobile World Congress 2018”

GSMA Innovation City Offers View into Future of Mobile at Mobile World Congress 2018

Popular Exhibition Space Showcases How Mobile Products and Services are Creating a Better Future; Includes Immersive Experiences from Cisco IoT, Huawei Wireless X Labs, KT Corporation, Sierra Wireless and Turkcell/Lifecell Ventures and Zain. Barcelona: The GSMA Innovation City will be … Continue reading “GSMA Innovation City Offers View into Future of Mobile at Mobile World Congress 2018”

Anticipation Builds as GSMA Mobile World Congress 2018 Approaches

GSMA Announces Additional Keynote Speakers, Programme Updates Barcelona: The GSMA today announced final updates for Mobile World Congress, including new keynote speakers, programme developments, partners and sponsors. Mobile World Congress will be held 26 February – 1 March 2018 at … Continue reading “Anticipation Builds as GSMA Mobile World Congress 2018 Approaches”

GSMA Announces Nominees for 2018 GLOMO Awards

London: The GSMA today announced the nominees for the Global Mobile Awards 2018 (GLOMO Awards). Winners of the awards will be presented throughout Mobile World Congress, which takes place 26 February – 1 March in Barcelona. The full list of … Continue reading “GSMA Announces Nominees for 2018 GLOMO Awards”

GSMA Announces New Keynote Speakers for 2018 Mobile World Congress

Chairman of the FCC Ajit Pai and President of World Bank Dr. Jim Yong Kim Among Recently Confirmed Keynote Speakers London: The GSMA today announced nearly a dozen new keynote speakers for the upcoming Mobile World Congress 2018, as well … Continue reading “GSMA Announces New Keynote Speakers for 2018 Mobile World Congress”

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