GSMA brings “biggest ever” Mobile World Congress in Barcelona
GSMA Mobile World Conference, the industry’s biggest trade show breaks all the attendee and exhibitor numbers, with a number of manufacturers’ expected to make product announcements.
The GSMA Mobile World Congress 2014 breaks all previous records, with 75,000 people visiting the world’s biggest mobile trade which kicked off on February 24, 2014.
The annual trade conference is for the second year running being held at the Fira Gran Via conference venue in Barcelona, running from 24th Feb to 27th Feb.
GSMA has confirmed that 1,800 companies will exhibit (up by around 100 from last year), with exhibitor space being increased from 94,000 sqm last year to 98,000 sqm this time.
Samsung, Nokia, Sony Mobile, HTC, Huawei and ZTE are set to launch new handsets whilst wearable technology, 4G deployment and initial talk about 5G will feature.
[blockquote cite=”GSMA CMO Michael O’Hara”]This will be the biggest Mobile World Congress ever and we are going from strength to strength. It’s clearly an event that still works.[/blockquote]