Networking Events


MWC19 will be hosting free-to-attend Networking Events throughout the venue, offering attendees the opportunity to network, do business and enjoy some drinks and entertainment in a relaxed and informal environment. Registration is essential and attendance is on a firstcome, first served basis.


New for 2019!

Open exclusively to Conference Pass holders (first come, first serve basis) Citi and VMware will host networking receptions in Hall 4. Also new for 2019, is the Networking Hub located in South Village, with sponsor hosted Networking Events.

Monday 25 February

AI & Robotics for Smart Cities and Smart Gardens

15:00 - 17:00

Location: Husqvarna Garden

How can AI and robotic mowers help smart cities and smart gardens become more sustainable? How can outdoor robots and people work in symbiosis to deliver outstanding parks and gardens today and tomorrow?

Come by for a drink, and meet our AI and robotic experts to discuss the possibilities with using sensors, data and automation in parks and gardens while taking a look at the latest and greatest in robotic lawn mowing.

*Registration required

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Mobile Connect Link Networking Event. Meet your new business partners

17:30 - 19:30

Location: Networking Hub- South Village

The GSMA have launched Mobile Connect Link (MC Link), a new initiative to enable operators and digital services to implement Mobile Connect quickly and efficiently on a global scale. Mobile Connect, now available for Microsoft Azure services, has never been easier to implement thanks to MC Link. Come and join us in our networking event to learn more about the benefits of MC Link, Mobile Connect for Azure and meet exciting potential business partners.

*By invitation only

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Tuesday 26 February

You're Invited: Salesforce Reception at MWC19
16:00 - 18:00

Location: Salesforce Garden

Join Salesforce for a networking reception on Tuesday, February 26 at the Salesforce Networking Garden onsite at the Fira. Unwind from what is sure to be an exciting Day Two at MWC19 and enjoy exquisite hors d'oeuvres, refreshing drinks and lively entertainment while mingling with our executives, partners and your industry peers. We look forward to seeing you there!

*Registration required
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''Connectivity'' Event Theme Networking Reception

16:30 - 18:30
Location: Hall 4 Piazza
VMware invites you to join us on Tuesday Feb 26 from 16:30 to 18:30 in the “Hall 4 Piazza” for cocktails, tapas and memorable conversations. We look forward to connecting with you to discuss the latest technology trends and best practices as the industry moves towards carrier clouds with the imminent arrival of 5G, Edge and IoT.

*Open to Conference Pass holders, on first-come first-serve basis

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''Industry 4.0'' Event Theme Networking Reception

16:30 - 18:30
Location: Hall 4 Piazza

Business models are transforming, enabled by rapid technology advance. Industry 4.0 is about the future: interconnectivity, automation, machine learning, and real-time data change the way things work.

Join industry leaders as we look to continue the conversation for approaching the unknowns of Industry 4.0.

Visit the Citi networking lounge in Hall 4 for an afternoon of conversation and refreshments.

*Open to Conference Pass holders, on first-come first-serve basis

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Connections that Matter with Wipro

17:00 - 19:00

Location: Wipro Garden

Connect with Wipro on 26 Feb, 17:00 – 19:00 at our Networking Garden GG1, to make it matter in the world of Telecom. Join us for an evening of conversations over music, food and drinks. We invite you to come together to build connections that matter.

*Registration required
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Mastercard Engage Partner Reception

17:30 - 19:30
Location: Networking Hub - South Village

Mastercard Engage invites digital partners, payment service providers, software integrators, card management system companies and other payment technology providers to an exclusive session. Join us for cocktails and conversation, plus learn more about:

  • 2019 Industry trends and Mastercard’s Digital Product priorities
  • New business opportunities for the Engage digital partners
  • Recent developments in our API Development Zone
  • The newest Engage Partner program benefits
  • Case study: how Engage partnership helped leading technology service providers expand their business

*By invitation only

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Wednesday 27 February

Fiberhome Breakfast Networking event

10:00 - 12:00
Location: Networking Hub - South Village

*By invitation only
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Get Out There Today!

16:00 - 18:00

Location: SES Garden

After a couple of intense days at MWC19, here’s your chance to keep life simple and mingle with peers in a relaxed setting. Learn how you can seamlessly interconnect satellite-based networks, integrate operational environments and deliver innovative networking solutions anywhere in the world. Don’t just think about getting out there, put yourself out there and chat with us today!

*Registration required

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“Friction Free” Networking Reception

17:30 - 19:30
Location: Networking Hub - South Village

Clear invites you for the Friction Free Cocktails!

Our life is full of legacy friction - in payments, social interactions, with companies, with governments, as a person and as members of organizations.


In Clear, we are fascinated by reducing friction in contract management and payments between companies.

We will be discussing how enterprise blockchain is enabling easier cross company collaborations and enhancing the delivery of new products and services.

*By invitation only

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Thursday 28 February

GoingDigital Community Event

10:00 - 12:00
Location: North Entrance, Protocol Rooms B & C
The annual GoingDigital Community event is where relevant players in the digital ecosystem connect. The attendants will be able to share with GoingDigital experts and participants what it means to succeed in the digital era. Executives and experts who have addressed this opportunity and are leading the transformation of their organisations will share their first-hand experiences and impressions.

This will be an opportunity to resume relations with old contacts, discover new ways of teaming up, sharing ideas, assess the latest trends first-hand and learn how to tackle the digital transformation and open innovation. Visit https://www.goingdigital.es/en/

*Access to the event is strictly by personal invitation only.

4YFN Networking & Experiences

4YFN will host free-to-attend Networking Events throughout the venue at Fira Montjuïc, offering attendees the opportunity to network, do business and enjoy some drinks and entertainment in a relaxed and informal environment.

Take a look at our activities and select an activity that suits your timetable.

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