The largest mobile event for 2018 is officially over and what an amazing few days it was! This year, we focused on Creating a Better Future, today.
Thousands of attendees flocked to Mobile World Congress 2018, more than 107,000. Professionals from 205 countries and territories were present. Over 55 per cent of this year’s Mobile World Congress attendees held senior-level positions, including more than 7,700 CEOs, up from more than 6,100 CEOs in 2017. Approximately 24 per cent of attendees were female, an increase from 23 per cent at Mobile World Congress 2017; additionally, 28 per cent of speakers in the conference programme were female, compared with 21 per cent in 2017. For more details on post-event highlights, visit here.
Our 2018 exhibition included everything from connected cars, virtual reality, new handsets and ingenious app ideas, to 3D printing, privacy protection and backend solutions were on display. Visitors also explored and experienced immersive demonstrations of the most cutting-edge mobile enabled products and services in the world today.
We hope you’re closing out the week with valuable knowledge, tons of new connections, and exposure to the latest cutting-edge tech in the mobile ecosystem. And hopefully, you’re feet have survived the thousands of steps you’ve taken!
Exactly a year from now, we will bring you another marvellous Mobile World Congress taking place 25 – 28 February, 2019, in the Mobile World Capital Barcelona. Mark your calendars and plan to join us for what will undoubtedly be an exciting event. We’ll be seeing you again soon!
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