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Mobile World Congress 2018

26 Feb - 1 Mar 2018
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Industry Programmes

Discover how the mobile industry is playing a leading role in developing Future Networks, managing Digital Identity & and mobilising the Internet of Things.

Future Networks

Shaping the next generation in mobile


Using Mobile Connect to secure digital identity through authentication, authorisation and verification

Internet of Things

Accelerating the growth of the IoT via secure, intelligent mobile networks

Industry Programmes


Industry Programmes


Industry Programmes

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Industry Programmes

The Industry’s Internet of Things Programme

Advocacy Initiatives

The GSMA tackles the world’s most pressing challenges by bringing together the public and private sectors to transform lives through access to mobile innovation.

Industry Purpose

Connecting Everyone and Everything to a Better Future

Mobile for Development

Transforming lives through mobile innovation    

Public Policy

Resetting policy and regulation to drive the digital economy


Building the foundation for the future of mobile  

The Mobile Economy

Measuring the future of mobile          

Advocacy Initiatives

Big Data for
Social Good

Leveraging mobile operators’ big data capabilities to address humanitarian crises, including epidemics and natural disasters.

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Advocacy Initiatives


The impact to consumers of high spectrum pricing is far reaching. Action must be taken to keep prices fair and ensure infrastructure rollout.

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Advocacy Initiatives

The Digital Inclusion
Innovation Portal

A new online portal for mobile operators and partners, hosting up to date information about innovative solutions and projects in the digital inclusion space.

Advocacy Initiatives

Follow the

The Case For Change is making its way around the world capturing the most powerful stories of human change, all backed by mobile.

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Advocacy Initiatives

The WRC-19 Series

In order to realise the potential of 5G, more spectrum is needed. Decisions made at WRC-19 will affect spectrum identifications for the mobile industry.

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Advocacy Initiatives

Embracing the
Digital Revolution

View our global initiatives on policy and regulation reform and explore the policies that enable a digital society to take root and grow.

Advocacy Initiatives

Mobile Money
State of the Industry

Read the decade edition of the Mobile Money State of the Industry report.

Advocacy Initiatives

Safety Privacy and Security
in the mobile world

Learn more about our industry action around consumer protection, privacy, public safety and infrastructure security.

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Advocacy Initiatives

Triggering mobile internet use in South Asia

This report provides recommendations on how the mobile industry can trigger mobile internet uptake among non-users (particularly women) in South Asia.

Advocacy Initiatives

Humanitarian payment digitisation: Focus on Uganda

Description: In Uganda, mobile network operators are offering their mobile money bulk payment services to NGOs for the delivery of humanitarian cash transfers.

Convening the Industry

The GSMA produces industry leading events providing opportunities to network with executives from across the ecosystem.

Convening the Industry

MWC 2017

More than 108,000 Professionals from 208 countries and territories visited Barcelona for Mobile World Congress 2017. The record-setting event was covered by approximately 3,500 members of the international press and media.

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Convening the Industry

MWCS 2017

Mobile World Congress Shanghai featured more days, more exhibition, and more innovation for 2017, welcoming over 67,000 professionals and consumers. Attendees explored ‘The Human Element’, addressing the impact of mobile on our daily lives and experiencing the products and services shaping the future of the connected world.

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Convening the Industry

MWCA 2017

GSMA Mobile World Congress Americas, in partnership with CTIA made its debut September 12 -14 2017 in San Francisco at the Moscone Center. The event consisted of a conference program featuring leading industry experts and an exhibition that showcased cutting edge mobile technologies, products and services with a strong focus on Silicon Valley, innovation, gaming and virtual reality.

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Convening the Industry

GSMA Mobile 360 Series

GSMA Mobile 360 Series presents a conference platform cultivating regional engagement through topics that are impacting the mobile industry on both a localised and global scale.

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