MWC Barcelona 2019

MWC Barcelona is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, organised by the GSMA. We’ll be posting updates from the show below and you can also follow along on Twitter!


THE LATEST FROM CSG

 

MWC19 Post-Show Recap

As we reflect on MWC19, we recap the biggest trends we saw at the conference and how CSG is ready to help service providers succeed in the digital economy.


Day Four

 

MWC19 and the Year Ahead – CSG EVP Ken Kennedy

As MWC19 Barcelona comes to a close, CSG EVP and President Technology & Product Ken Kennedy shares how CSG can help service providers monetize the technologies showcased at the conference.

5G PRESENTS OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR MOBILE INDUSTRY

Leaders from AT&T, Telefónica, Elisa and KDDI Research discussed the applications of automation and artificial intelligence in the session “AI and the Operator Automation Opportunity for CX” on Day 3 of MWC Barcelona.

MWC19 Day 4 – Trend Report: What We Learned

On the final day of MWC19, CSG Marketing Manager Dan Armstrong recaps the biggest trends from the show: 5G, IoT and the connected consumer.

MWC19 Day 4 – Partner Ecosystems

On Day 4 of MWC Barcelona, CSG Corporate Strategist Michael Brown shares why partner ecosystems are essential for organizations to succeed with 5G and IoT.

MWC19 Day 4 – Digital Content

On Day 4 of MWC Barcelona, CSG EMEA Sales Director Bill Gash explains why content companies are becoming more involved in the annual conference.


Day Three

 

MWC19 Day 3 – Trend Report: Digital CX

CSG Marketing Manager Dan Armstrong shares the latest trends from Day 3 of #MWC19 Barcelona: rich communication services, digital commerce and premium content.

5G PRESENTS OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR MOBILE INDUSTRY

The entire telecom industry is buzzing around the potential of 5G and how its improved connectivity will improve lives and business operations. But while there’s excitement, there’s also pragmatism as operators assess what changes will need to take place to make 5G a reality.Executives from Liberty Global, Telstra and Etisalat participated in “The Next Generation” panel on Day 3 of MWC Barcelona and explored the impact 5G will have.

MWC19 Day 3 – 5G Progress Worldwide

On Day 3 of MWC Barcelona, CSG Head of Americas and Asia-Pacific Ian Watterson explores how 5G deployment is progressing in different regions around the world.

MWC19 Day 3 – Connected Cars

On Day 3 of MWC Barcelona, CSG Executive Director of Product Management Sean Casey shares what features future networks will have that will support connected cars.

MWC19 Day 3 – Analysys Mason View On IoT Monetization

Analysys Mason Principal Analyst John Abraham stopped by the CSG booth to share his perspective on why new IoT monetization systems are needed.


Day Two

 

MWC19 Day 2 – Convergence of Technology

On Day 2 of MWC Barcelona, CSG VP of Digital Services Curt Minter explains how technologies like 5G, IoT and AI are converging to change the industry as a whole.

SPORTS FANS RALLY FOR DIVERSE VIEWING OPTIONS

Sports fans’ access to content is changing. Fans are still watching their favorite teams and athletes, but they’re following along while they’re on the go instead of at home. And according to industry leaders, that’s the way fans want it. Executives from CNN, Formula 1, WWE, DAZN and Boingo Wireless participated in a panel on “Engaging the Fan of the Future” on Day 2 of MWC Barcelona.

MOBILE PLAYS BIG ROLE IN CONNECTED COMMERCE

Commerce used to be limited to brick-and-mortar stores, but not anymore. People can buy anything, anywhere, at any time—and more and more, they’re using their mobile devices. Executives from Citi, Niantic and Groupon spoke about how mobile is revolutionizing commerce in the “Intelligently Connected Experiences” keynote on Day 2 of MWC Barcelona.

MWC19 Day 2 – Trend Report: Connected Lifestyle

CSG Marketing Manager Dan Armstrong shares the latest trends from Day 2 of #MWC19 Barcelona: connected healthcare, safety rings and beehives.


Day One

 

MWC19 Day 1 – Trend Report:5G Smartphones

CSG Marketing Manager Dan Armstrong shares the latest trends from Day 1 of #MWC19 Barcelona: 5G smartphones, skyships and intelligent robots.

Unlocking The Value of 5G For Enterprise

In the “Unlocking the benefits of 5G for the Enterprise Market” session on Day 1 of MWC Barcelona, leaders from KPMG, Samsung Electronics and Vodafone shared their insights on how to unlock the value of the 5G enterprise market.

Digital Customer Experiences Need Digital Transformation

Digital leaders from Google, Mastercard, Telefónica, BMW, Salesforce and Visible discussed how to design digital customer experiences at the “Digital Transformation: Reinventing your Customer Relationships” session on Day 1 of MWC Barcelona.

MWC19 Day 1 – CSG Group President Shares Key Trends

CSG Group President Brian Shepherd shares the two key themes trending at Day 1 of MWC Barcelona.

MWC Barcelona 2019 Preshow Report

With #MWC19 Barcelona about to kick off, CSG Marketing Manager Dan Armstrong shares an exclusive look at what will be trending at this week’s show.


Preshow

MWC19 Barcelona: The Time is NOW To Become A Digital Leader

Brian Shepherd, Group President, CSG’ details the top reasons you should connect with CSG at MWC19.

MWC19: CSG Trend Watch – Digital Transformation

In the third video of our MWC Trend Watch series, EMEA Director Bill Gash explains why the time for digital transformation is now.

 

MWC19: CSG Trend Watch – IoT

In the second video of our MWC Trend Watch series, CSG VP of Digital Services Curt Minter explores what service providers need to do to monetize IoT in today’s digital economy.

 

MWC19: CSG Trend Watch – 5G

Kent Steffen, CSG’s President, Ascendon Digital Service & OTT, dares you to dreaming bigger when it comes to 5G.

 

CSG at MWC 2018: Meet With CSG AT MWC Barcelona

Are you ready to thrive in the new digital economy? Meet with CSG at MWC Barcelona 2019.


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