The new year started with intense preparations for the most anticipated mobile technology event. According to the tradition established by ARIES-TM, Romania is participating for the ninth time with a national pavilion at MWC Barcelona, the largest and most influential connectivity event in the world, which will take place between 27 February and March 2, 2023.
MWC Barcelona has long been the meeting place for the mobile industry, the ideal place for networking and partnerships, where you discover technological innovations and meet industry leaders. Over the past 20-30 years, MWC Barcelona has been highly influential in the development of mobile technology, with the show being central to the development of countless products and services.
The flagship event “MWC Barcelona” represents how the mobile technology and communications industry is inherently relevant and important to all industries, due to the fact that the telecommunications sector is now a horizontal industry, in cooperation with all vertical sectors.
Thanks to GSMA’s collaboration with FC Barcelona, the Sports Tomorrow Congress will be co-located at MWC Barcelona for the first time this year. This will be a good opportunity to identify and create new business opportunities in the mobile and sports ecosystems, providing a new way for enterprises and stakeholders in the sports and technology ecosystem to come together, collaborate and launch products.
Another well-known program is 4YFN (4 Years from Now), MWC’s platform focused on start-ups, where the most interesting start-ups in the digital space are put forward. 4YFN will connect start-ups, investors and companies to jointly launch new business projects.
The large number and diversity of exhibitors demonstrate the growing importance of MWC Barcelona for industries. The show expands its scope to involve the entire suite of players who are essential in the digitization of the industry. This year’s theme is ‘Velocity‘ and will feature five key discussions: 5G acceleration, Reality+, OpenNet, FinTech and Digital Everything.
More than 2,000 exhibitors and sponsors from 200 countries are expected at this year’s MWC Barcelona. Keynote speakers include Extreme E founder and CEO Alejandro Agag; Maersk CEO Vincent Clerc; NEC Corporation Chairman and CEO Takayuki Morita; The President and CEO of Vattenfall, Anna Borg, joined by well-known speakers and experts from NTT, Accenture, Mars, Tonomus, Palo Alto, World Pay, AALTO HAPS, BT, Verizon and JP Morgan and many others.
At this year's edition, together with the major industry players, 14 Romanian companies will exhibit the latest products and technological solutions, suitable for a wide range of applications, such as: smart refrigerator, smart scale, tablet, industrial process simulator with integrated industrial software, mobile applications and complete solutions eHealth, eLearning, e-commerce, SmartCity, SmartSanitation, HoReKa, 3D modeling, automated testing software solutions, cloud computing and data center services and many more.
The innovative Romanian companies that will represent Romania at the largest annual exhibition in the telecommunications industry are: ASSIST SOFTWARE, ASTI AUTOMATION, BUSYMACHINES, CLUSTER POWER, FREE WIFI SYSTEM, JUNO SOFTWARE, LIFTUP SOLUTIONS, QUALTEH JR, R SYSTEMS COMPUTARIS EUROPE, ROWEB DEVELOPMENT , SIMARTIS TELECOM, SOFTECH, VISUAL FAN, ZYNK SOFTWARE.
Visitors can discover the Romanian Pavilion in Hall 5, stand 5A19.
The Romanian participation at the most important congress for telecommunications and mobile technologies is organized by the Romanian Association for the Electronic and Software Industry, Timișoara branch (ARIES-TM), with the support of the Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Tourism.