Mobile World Congress

Location: Barcelona Date: 26 Feb – 1 March


With more than 108,000 attendees, 2,300 exhibitors, and 208 represented countries, Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry. The event will be held Feb 26 - Mar 1 in Barcelona and is organized by the GSMA, which represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide. This year’s congress focuses on eight major topics that all contribute to the motto "creating a better future."

  • The 4th Industrial Revolution
  • Future Service Provider
  • The Network
  • The Digital Consumer
  • Tech in Society
  • Content and Media
  • Applied AI
  • Innovation


Please find the full program here.

Press Release

Digital leaders in the telecoms industry achieve better-quality interactions with their customers even as they do less work, according to the first results of the Oliver Wyman Digital Telco Index. Launched in early 2017, the index measures the degree to which telcos have so far digitized their operations and customer interactions. It has now been applied to multiple international telecom operators. Find results here.


Social Media

Partners in our Communications, Media, and Technology practice will be on the ground this year to share their perspectives and insights. Join our conversations on Twitter using the hashtag #OWTelco.