Mobile World Congress Americas 2017, San Francisco

Start: Tuesday 12 September 2017 1:00 pm

End: Friday 15 September 2017 10:00 pm

Venue: Moscone Center

MWC Americas will debut 12th-14th September 2017 in San Francisco at the Moscone Center and will be the premier mobile industry event for the Americas.  With over 1,000 exhibitors and 30,000 attendees expected, Future Networks is excited to present the latest in 5G, RCS and A2P Messaging through Seminars, Demos in Innovation City, Think Tank meeting and Round Tables.

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See the full Future Networks schedule and register your places below:

Future Networks Schedule:

Monday 11th September

09:30 – 12:00

Future Networks Think Tank Meeting

Network Economics & Innovation

Venue: The Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Centre, San Francisco

The objective of the Think Tank is bring together senior stakeholders from the industry to engage with networks-focused companies in the Silicon Valley area who are shaping the market with innovative and/or disruptive solutions.



Future Networks Meeting

A2P Future Messaging Lab #5

Venue: The Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Centre, San Francisco

GSMA A2P Future Messaging Lab will convene the leading stakeholders in the RCS A2P messaging industry; discussing best practice, standards, the overall components that will enable RCS to become an industry-leading A2P messaging platform and early Q4 Brand trials.

About the A2P Lab Series


Tuesday 12th September

10:00 – 12:30

Future Networks Seminar

Messaging as a Platform: The Future of Brand communications

Venue: Level 2 – Room 216, Moscone Center (South), San Francisco

Operators are rolling out Rich Communication Services (RCS) globally, opening up an A2P RCS business worth an estimated $74bn* by 2021.   Millions of brands, who already use SMS as a communications channel, can adopt Messaging as a Platform to create richer, more compelling experiences for their consumers now, and prepare for the advent of Artificial Intelligence.  Which brands will be first ?  Learn from early adopter Brands, Sprint, T-Mobile, Google and Samsung how this transformation is taking place.

*GSMAi estimate A2P SMS is growing at an annual CAGR of over 5% and is estimated to be worth $74bn by 2021.

Area Map

14:00 – 16:30

Future Networks Seminar

5G for industry-specific services

Venue: Level 2 – Room 216, Moscone Center (South), San Francisco

We invite you to join us at this year’s 5G seminar where you will hear from about the visions and plans for 5G tailored network slicing in multiple industries. The industry is seeing 5G as a generational transformation from network to network-experience, delivering a tailored “Network as a Service” that matches specific communication needs of the services demanded by humans and machines.

 Wednesday 13th September


Future Networks Roundtable (By Invitation Only)

‘Getting Started on RCS’

Venue: Level 3 – Room 307, Moscone South, Moscone Centre, San Francisco

Aimed at operators and digital service providers looking to offer advanced messaging to their customers, and take advantage of the commercial opportunities of Messaging as a Platform, the Seminar will highlight the central role operators can play in the future of business communications.

Through partnerships and industry collaboration, Operators, Aggregators and leading vendors are delivering a unified, consistent and engaging user experience that will scale to create a global community.



Click Here to see the full MWC Americas website.