GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016

Published on: 25th June 2016
29 June – 1 July  2016
Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Shanghai, China
GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016
Asia’s largest mobile event of the year is just weeks away! In 2016, Mobile World Congress Shanghai will be presented in conjunction with the Shanghai Digital Information Festival and Smart City Expo-Shanghai Pudong at the Shanghai New International Exhibition Centre. Collectively, these three highly anticipated events are expected to attract over 70,000 attendees, representing almost 8,000 companies, and will showcase nearly 1,000 exhibitors across seven halls. Some of the world’s largest and most influential companies will be among the exhibitors, such as China Mobile, China Telecom, China Unicom, Cisco, CTTI, Ford, Hewlett-Packard, HTC, Huawei, KT Corporation, Nokia, Qualcomm, SK Telecom, Snail Mobile, Taobao, Tencent, Twitter and ZTE.

The MWC Shanghai exhibition includes featured areas such as GSMA Innovation City, Mobile Gaming Zone, Virtual Reality Zone, Drones, Devices and Wearables, and many other areas. 

Attendees can experience and learn from a variety of programmes presented by GSMA and partners. These include the Connected Vehicle Summit, Digital Commerce Summit, Digital Transformation Forum, Drone Summit, IoT Summit, Mobile Security Forum, and many more. Learn more here.

All passes to MWC Shanghai include free access to Shanghai Digital Information Festival and Smart City Expo-Shanghai Pudong. Don’t miss your opportunity to experience the latest and greatest in mobile and innovation! Get your pass complimentary exhibition pass using code FEPKAESSPC here.
GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016
MWC Shanghai Conference

MWC Shanghai also features a full conference with keynote sessions. Recently announced executives will join previously announced keynote speakers from the world’s leading mobile operators, infrastructure providers and device makers, including AT&T Mobility, Baidu, China Mobile, China Telecom, HTC, KDDI, NTT DOCOMO, Oberthur Technologies, Telenor Pakistan and ZTE. Recently confirmed keynote speakers include: 

  • Zhang Chunhui, President, Alibaba OS Business Group
  • Wang Naixiang, Chairman, China Financial Asset Exchange
  • Hans Vestberg, President and CEO, Ericsson
  • Zhang Zhao, Vice-Chairman, LeEco and CEO, LeVision
  • Cristiano R. Amon, President, Qualcomm CDMA Technologies and EVP, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
  • Dr. Volkmar Tanneberger, Head of Electrical and Electronic Development, Volkswagen 
Beyond the keynote programme, the conference at MWC Shanghai features sessions exploring topics such as 5G, automotive, cyber security, digital commerce, gaming, the Internet of Things (IoT), hardware innovation, mobile media and content, and smart cities. Senior business executives and industry experts confirmed to speak in the two-day conference include: 

  • Guangyi Liu, CTO, Wireless Department, China Mobile Research Institute
  • Sergio Salvador, Global Head, Gaming Partnerships and Head, Mobile Partnerships APAC, Google
  • Zeshan Qureshi, CEO, Haier Mobile
  • Cathy Yeh, Director, IoT, Innovation Center, Microsoft
  • Seizo Onoe, CTO and EVP, NTT DOCOMO
  • Céline Le Cotonnec, Head of Connected Services, Digital and Mobility, PSA Peugeot Citroen China
  • Ashvin Kumar, CEO, Tophatter
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