The GSMA announced nearly a dozen new keynote speakers for the upcoming Mobile World Congress 2018, as well as updates on exhibitors, sponsors, partners and programmes. Mobile World Congress will be held 26 February – 1 March 2018 at Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, with events also taking place at Fira Montjuïc and La Farga L'Hospitalet.
"We have an amazing show lined up for 2018, across the conference, the exhibition and the many programmes and events that comprise Mobile World Congress," said Michael O'Hara, Chief Marketing Officer, GSMA. "Attendees will have the opportunity to experience many new elements this year, most notably the hospitality and networking areas in the new South Village at Fira Gran Via. We're looking forward to showcasing how mobile is creating a better future for all."
The GSMA announced nearly a dozen new keynote speakers for the Mobile World Congress conference programme, representing organisations spanning the broad mobile ecosystem, as well as government and the development community. Recently confirmed keynote speakers include Brigitte Baumann, Founder and Chief Investment Officer, Go Beyond Early Stage Investing, Brian Behlendorf, Executive Director, Hyperledger
Ricardo Antonio Rosselló Nevares, Governor, Puerto Rico, Marie Ehrling, Chair of the Board, Telia Company and Chairwoman, Securitas, Alastair MacLeod, CEO, Teralytics, Kathy Calvin, President and CEO, United Nations Foundation, Ajit Pai, Chairman, United States Federal Communications Commission, Dr. Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank.