Where & When
What is Mobile World Congress?
Mobile World Congress (MWC) is the world’s biggest and best mobile industry event comprising of a massive exhibition, an award-winning conference, outstanding networking opportunities, partner programmes, the Glomo Awards and much, much more.
Who is MWC for?
MWC is a B2B event for anyone and everyone in mobile and those in adjacent industries who want to discover how mobile technology can benefit their industries. In short, anyone in business will find relevant learning and networking opportunities to make the trip to Barcelona worthwhile.
Where does MWC take place?
Mobile World Congress takes place each year in the Mobile World Capital Barcelona, Spain, at two venues: Fira Gran Via and Fira Montjuïc.
Fira Gran Via is a cutting-edge exhibition and conference facility located just 10 km from the Barcelona airport. The physical address of the venue is:
Fira Gran Via
Av. Joan Carles I, 64 08908 L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona
Unless otherwise noted, all events take place at Fira Gran Via. However, selected events, including 4YFN, will take place at Fira Montjuïc, a historical venue 4 km down the road.
Avda. Reina Maria Cristina, s/n 08004 Barcelona
Please do not send any MWC materials or shipments to the above addresses as they will be refused.
When is it?
Mobile World Congress occurs at the end of February each year. Our 2017 event will begin Monday, 27 February and continue through Thursday, 2 March.
If you’re planning your travel now, note we encourage attendees to arrive in Barcelona and collect their badges over the weekend prior to the event, 25-26 February.