Huawei’s Global Mobile Broadband Forum 2017

In partnership with Huawei, Mobile World Live is covering the company’s Global Mobile Broadband Forum event, 15-16 November 2017 in London. Our news and video highlights will be published below.

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Interview: GSMA – Seizing the emerging market opportunity

Guillaume Touchard, Director of Infrastructure Economics at the GSMA, discusses the biggest challenges operators face ...

Interview: NTT DOCOMO CTO

Dr. Hiroshi Nakamura reveals the progress NTT DOCOMO has made so far with 5G and ...

Feature: Smart manufacturing

Smart manufacturing was one of the central topics at Huawei’s recent Mobile Broadband Forum. Robotic ...

Interview: P&G Europe

Gary Coombe, CEO, P&G Europe, offers an insight into the impact mobile technology has had ...

Feature: The road to 5G

There’s huge amounts of hype around 5G at the moment – the next generation mobile ...

Interview: BT’s Howard Watson

The CEO of BT’s Technology, Service and Operations division reveals the challenges behind its integration with ...

Interview: Orange CTO

Emmanuel Lugagne Delpon reveals the progress Orange has made with 5G and lessons learnt from ...

Manufacturing a smart future

At the Mobile Broadband Forum 2017 Huawei demonstrated how its Wireless X Labs initiative is driving developments ...

Feature: Tech influencers reflect on MBBF17

Dez Blanchfield and Tamara McCleary reveal their highlights of the show. Huawei’s Digital Sky Initiative (aiming ...

Feature: Huawei MBBF17 – Quotes of the Day

Here’s a snapshot of the second day’s keynote addresses from Huawei’s Global Mobile Broadband Forum ...

Feature: Huawei MBBF17 Day2 highlights

We’re in London for day 2 of Huawei’s Mobile Broadband Forum. The opening day saw ...

Feature: 5G football – the virtual and physical worlds collide

One of the most popular demos on the showfloor at Huawei’s MBBF17 was the 5G ...

Feature: Huawei MBBF17 Day1 highlights

More than 1400 of the industry’s most influential execs from operators, vertical industries, standards organisation ...

Feature: Huawei MBBF17 – Quotes of the Day

Here’s a snapshot of the opening day’s keynote addresses from Huawei’s Global Mobile Broadband Forum ...

Self-driving made easy

Pejvan Beigui, CTO of pioneering driverless vehicle company EasyMile, discusses progress made in the connected ...

Feature: Connected drones take off

There’s big interest in drones right now, but the concept of a ‘connected drone’ – ...

Feature: EE looks ahead to MBBF17

As we build up to Huawei’s MBBF17 event in London, the CEO of the UK’s ...

Feature: Vodafone’s technology strategy

Ahead of Huawei’s MBBF17 event, Mobile World Live hears from Vodafone Group CTO Johan Wibergh ...

Feature: Global MBBF 2017 Preview video

Mobile World Live partners with Huawei to bring you a special preview of this year’s ...

News and Features

Embracing the 5G network evolution

PARTNER FEATURE: 5G is set to open a range of new opportunities for operators, enabling ...

NTT DOCOMO takes a co-creation approach to 5G

PARTNER FEATURE: Japan’s largest mobile operator NTT DOCOMO, INC. is gearing up for one of ...

LTE-V Solution Brings Smart Traveling New Experience

PRESS RELEASE: Global MBB Forum (GMBBF), Huawei’s annual big event, commenced in London, UK. At this ...

P&G: Making the ordinary extraordinary with mobile

PARTNER FEATURE: The evolution of mobile technology has transformed almost every industry across the world. It ...

The mobile industry prepares for intelligent networks

PARTNER FEATURE: At this year’s Mobile Broadband Forum (MBBF), Huawei attracted more than 1,400 leaders ...

5G: Moving closer to reality

PARTNER FEATURE: With the first set of 5G standards on the not too distant horizon, ...

Huawei and Schréder Launch Shuffle Site

PRESS RELEASE: [London, UK, November 17, 2017] At the Eighth Global Mobile Broadband Forum, Schréder, ...

Encouraging Operators to Deploy Sites in Remote Areas and Connect the Unconnected

PRESS RELEASE: [London, UK, November 17, 2017] Huawei launched RuralStar2.0, an innovative rural network solution, ...

Huawei and University of Edinburgh to Research Potential of AI Robotics Systems Operating Over 5G Networks

PRESS RELEASE: [London, UK, November 16, 2017] Today at the 2017 Global Mobile Broadband Forum, ...

5G Era: Develop New Capabilities, Seize New Business Opportunities

PRESS RELEASE: [London, UK, November 16, 2017] At the 8th Global Mobile Broadband Forum, Ryan ...

Huawei and EE Showcase 5G Uplink and Downlink Decoupling Proof of Concept in London

PRESS RELEASE: [London, UK, November 16, 2017] Today at the 8th Global Mobile Broadband Forum ...

Vodafone takes AI to the network edge

LIVE FROM HUAWEI’S GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND FORUM 2017, LONDON: Vodafone Group tapped artificial intelligence (AI) ...

Huawei Releases TubeStar as New Urban Macro Site Solution

PRESS RELEASE: [London, UK, November 16, 2017] Huawei launched the TubeStar innovative macro base station ...

Operators cannot stand still on 5G prep: Huawei

LIVE FROM HUAWEI’S GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND FORUM 2017, LONDON: Ryan Ding, president of the Carrier ...

BT chief warns on 5G business models

LIVE FROM HUAWEI’S GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND FORUM 2017, LONDON: Operators currently have an unclear business ...

P&G sees huge opportunity in digital disruption

LIVE FROM HUAWEI’S GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND FORUM 2017, LONDON: The president of Proctor & Gamble ...

Viacom expects 5G to match fibre as pay-TV platform

LIVE FROM HUAWEI’S GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND FORUM 2017, LONDON: Viacom expressed confidence on mobile becoming ...

Telus puts 5G at heart of convergence strategy

LIVE FROM HUAWEI’S GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND FORUM 2017, LONDON: Canada-based operator Telus “took the view that ...

Huawei Wireless X Labs Announces Digital Sky Initiative to Enable the Low Airspace Digitized Economy

PRESS RELEASE: [London, UK, November 15, 2017] Huawei Wireless X Labs announced the “Digital Sky ...

Huawei Rotating CEO Ken Hu: Building Intelligent Networks and Reshaping the World with Mobile

PRESS RELEASE: [London, UK, November 15, 2017] The 8th Global Mobile Broadband Forum kicked off ...

Huawei Wireless X Labs and TPCAST Sign MoU to Develop 5G Cloud VR Rendering Solution

PRESS RELEASE: [London, UK, November 15, 2017] During the 8th Global Mobile Broadband Forum, TPCAST ...

ABB insists industrial IoT requires truly mobile 5G

LIVE FROM HUAWEI’S GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND FORUM 2017, LONDON: For industrial applications, which are becoming ...

Vodafone CTO: 5G industry needs realism

LIVE FROM HUAWEI’S GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND FORUM 2017, LONDON: The mobile industry needs to focus ...

Huawei touts intelligent networks for next evolution

LIVE FROM HUAWEI’S GLOBAL MOBILE BROADBAND FORUM 2017, LONDON: Ken Hu, deputy chairman and rotating ...

Huawei Releases Position Paper on 5G Spectrum, Appealing for Global Harmonisation

PRESS RELEASE: [London, UK, November 14, 2017] At the 8th Global Mobile Broadband (MBB) Forum ...

Latest advancement in Vancouver “5G Living Lab” provides seamless speeds in excess of 1 Gbps both indoors and outdoors

PRESS RELEASE: [Vancouver, Canada, November 14, 2017] Huawei and TELUS, Canada’s fastest growing national telecommunications ...

Huawei and NTT DOCOMO Successfully Demonstrate Japan’s First 5G mmWave CPE Application

PRESS RELEASE: [Tokyo, Japan, November 10, 2017] Huawei and NTT DOCOMO, Inc., Japan’s largest mobile ...

LG U+ and Huawei Successfully Demonstrate 5G ‘Dual-Connectivity’ Technology

PRESS RELEASE: [Seoul, Korea, October 19, 2017] LG U+ and Huawei have successfully completed ‘Dual-Connectivity’ ...

Huawei Launches 5G-Oriented Full-Band 4T4R and FDD/TDD Converged Antenna Platforms

PRESS RELEASE: [Munich, Germany, October 19, 2017] At the Global Antenna Technology & Industry Forum ...

Huawei and Telefónica Deutschland Launches World’s First 5G-oriented Antenna Deployment Solution

PRESS RELEASE: [Munich, Germany, October 19, 2017] At the 2017 Global Antenna Technology & Industry ...

Huawei Achieves 970 Mbps Peak Data Rate on Mate 10 Pro

PRESS RELEASE:  [London, UK, October 16, 2017] Huawei announces they have successfully completed an LTE-Advanced ...

Global MBB Forum to outline mobile’s role in reshaping the world

PARTNER CONTENT: The 8th Global Mobile Broadband Forum (MBBF), hosted by Huawei with industry partners ...

Huawei releases “4G Wireless Broadband Industry White Paper” in ITU Telecom World 2017

PRESS RELEASE: [Busan, South Korea, September 30, 2017] More than 1 Billion Households will be connected ...

Huawei Achieves Top Performance during Second-Phase 5G Technology R&D Test

PRESS RELEASE: [Beijing, China, September 27, 2017] Huawei was the first ICT solutions provider to ...

Huawei Joins Intel in 5G Collaboration on NR based Interoperability Development Testing

PRESS RELEASE: [Shenzhen, China, September 22, 2017] Huawei has partnered with Intel to launch 3GPP 5G ...

Huawei Joins 5G-MoNArch Consortium to Lead Design of Architecture based on Network Slicing

PRESS RELEASE: [Munich, Germany, September 20, 2017] Huawei has joined forces with leading academic and industry ...

Huawei Jointly Releases NB-IoT Smart Gas Solution White Paper with Partners

PRESS RELEASE:  [Wuhan, China, September 14, 2017] Shenzhen Gas, China Telecom, GoldCard and Huawei have ...

Deutsche Telekom and Huawei Go Live with Europe’s First 5G Connection

PRESS RELEASE: [Berlin, Germany, September 14, 2017] In collaboration with Huawei, Deutsche Telekom (DT) announced Europe’s ...

LG U+ and Huawei Successfully Conduct 5G Urban Field Test

PRESS RELEASE: [Seoul, South Korea, September 12, 2017] In the Sangam area of Seoul, a ...

SoftBank and Huawei Demonstrate 5G Use Cases

PRESS RELEASE:  [Tokyo, Japan, September 8, 2017] SoftBank Corp. (“SoftBank”) and Huawei Technologies Japan K.K. ...

Huawei and MediaTek Lead with Completion of Interoperability Development Testing of 5G New Radio

PRESS RELEASE: [Beijing, China, September 8, 2017] Huawei and MediaTek lead the way after the completion ...