Where & When
What is Mobile World Congress Shanghai?
Mobile World Congress Shanghai (MWC Shanghai) is Asia’s biggest mobile event. It’s organised by the GSMA and held each year in the business hub of Shanghai, China. It is a mobile event like no other, bringing together the worldwide mobile industry from C-level mobile executives to tech-savvy consumers to experience a connected life full of exciting new technologies and products.
Who is MWC Shanghai for?
MWC Shanghai is Asia’s premier event that industry professionals and tech-savvy consumers should attend. The four-day exhibition runs alongside a three day industry-leading conference, and attracts thousands of C-level attendees and decision makers from the world’s largest and most influential companies. Anyone in business will find relevant learning and networking opportunities from this event, and consumers will get a chance to explore and experience everything related to mobile, including devices, drones, virtual reality, gaming, sports tech and much more.
In short: if you’re interested in the latest mobile trends or in an industry that supports mobile, are looking to make contacts in the mobile industry, or if you’re looking to make a splash in the Asia market, you simply have to attend MWC Shanghai.
When is it?
Mobile World Congress Shanghai will take place 28 June through 1 July 2017.
Exhibition: Wednesday, 28 June – Saturday, 1 July
(NEW IN 2017: Experience Halls will be open on Saturday, 1 July!)
Conference: Wednesday, 28 June – Friday, 30 June
Partner Programmes: please refer to the exact timing and location of each programme on the Partner Programmes pages.
Where does MWC Shanghai Take Place?
Mobile World Congress Shanghai takes place each year in Shanghai, at three venues: Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC), Kerry Hotel & Jumeirah Hotel.
Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) is the leading international exhibition venue in the heart of Shanghai, which is the commercial hub and gateway of China. The physical address of the venue is:
Shanghai New International Expo Centre
2345 Longyang Road, Pudong, Shanghai, 201204
(In addition to SNIEC, most of the partner programmes will take place at Kerry Hotel as well as Jumeirah Hotel.)
No. 1388 Hua Mu Road, Pudong, Shanghai, 201204
No. 1108 Mei Hua Road, Pudong New District, Shanghai 201204