Mobile Connect in the GSMA Innovation City @MWC18

December 12, 2017



Mobile Connect, the mobile industry’s identity solution, will be present at Mobile World Congress’ GSMA Innovation City where attendees will have the opportunity to experience it in a variety of contexts.

Showcasing its authentication, authorisation and attribute-based verification capabilities, the identity solution will work in conjunction with a host of operators, OpenCDE, San Diego Health Connect and InterBev.

Demonstration Partner Description
Mobile Authentication for Healthcare Services San Diego Health Connect Secure access by medical professionals using Mobile Connect to log into their electronic health records
Mobile Authentication for Healthcare Services Orange, Telefonica, Vodafone, OpenCDE Patient uses Mobile Connect to log into their health centre account
Identity Authorisation VISA, InterBev Verification of patient identity for accessing medicine and payment authorisation
Operator Attributes for Identity Orange France, Danal, Idemia Consumer opening up a bank account. MC as 2FA after passport scan


City Opening times

Mon 26 Feb : 09:00 – 17:00

Tue 27 Feb: 09:00 – 17:00

Wed 28 Feb: 09:00 – 17:00

Thu 1 Mar: 09:00 – 17:00



The GSMA Innovation City will take place at Mobile World Congress 2018, located in  hall 4, Fira Gran Via

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