Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018

Below is full access to our daily video highlight features, keynote replays and extensive news story coverage from MWCS18.

News content

Intelligence Brief: IoT musings from MWCS

This year’s Mobile World Congress Shanghai (MWCS) theme was Discover a Better Future. As always, ...

Tech-fuelled financial revolution threatens traditional players

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Ali Naseer, chief corporate and regulatory affairs officer at Pakistan ...

Lack of collaboration slows connected car industry

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Car connectivity involves a diverse range of players, but getting ...

IoT security issues fuelled by new entrants

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: The implementation of IoT standards could go a long way ...

Synchronoss CEO outlines operator cloud opportunities

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: In the face of increased disruption, there is a massive ...

AI vital to addressing mobile data explosion

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: The telecoms industry must move “aggressively” on artificial intelligence to ...

Ericsson aims to tackle cost-per-bit challenge

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Future 5G networks must address both the capacity and cost-per-bit ...

Ericsson CEO urges rethink on spectrum pricing

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Ericsson CEO Borje Ekholm encouraged governments around the world to ...

Docomo starts countdown to 5G

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Lan Chen, president and CEO of Docomo Beijing Labs (pictured), ...

Huawei confident 5G will trump 4G on security  

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Huawei’s rotating chairman Eric Xu stressed the need for 5G ...

China Telecom warns of industry damage from price war

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Liu Aili, China Telecom president, warned unchecked price competition has the ...

China Mobile lines up 6 mobile ID partners

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: China Mobile announced strategic cooperation agreements with six leading China-based ...

AT&T exec says 5G driving move to real-time society

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Thaddeus Arroyo, CEO of AT&T Business (pictured), is bullish on ...

GSMA chief sees need for “digital age” regulators

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Operators across Asia Pacific are forecast to invest nearly $190 billion ...

Bharti’s Mittal: affordable spectrum, network sharing are vital

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Chinese operators achieved wide network coverage because they were given ...

China needs better policies to drive 5G ecosystem

China must create a supportive policy environment that empowers operators to work with other sectors ...

Asia to lead on 5G by 2025

Asia Pacific is tipped to hit 675 million 5G connections in seven years, putting it ...

Greater China to dominate industrial IoT market

Greater China is forecast to lead the global Industrial IoT (IIoT) market, with the region ...

Global operators commit to GSMA IoT security standards

A group of more than a dozen mobile operators from around the world committed to ...

LTE data usage from Asia jumps 300%

4G roaming traffic originating in Asia Pacific to other regions grew 317 per cent over the ...

Operators warned against bypassing IoT security challenges

LIVE FROM MWC SHANGHAI 2018: Manufacturers and services providers caught up in the “gold rush” ...

MWCS 2018 puts spotlight on mobile revolution

Some 60,000 attendees from 100 countries are expected to attend the seventh edition of Mobile ...

Videos

Keynote: Thaddeus Arroyo, AT&T Business

The CEO speaks in the opening session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 – Discover ...

Interview: Borje Ekholm

Ericsson’s CEO reveals his hopes and plans for 5G, and how the network vendor is ...

Interview: Sunsea

The CTO of Chinese cloud and IoT player Sunsea AIoT outlines the company’s strategy during ...

Mobile Mix: Episode 4

We’re in China for this week’s Mobile Mix, as Kavit Majithia reports on the GSMA’s Mobile World ...

Keynote: Gloria Eisman, LightBee

The CEO speaks in the fourth session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 – A ...

Keynote: Graham  Mitchell, Crown Infrastructure Partners

The CEO speaks in the fourth session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 – A ...

Keynote: Edward Tian, AsiaInfo Technologies

The Executive Chairman speaks in the fourth session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 – ...

Keynote: Borje Ekholm, Ericsson

The President and CEO speaks in the fourth session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 ...

Feature: MWC Shanghai 2018 Day 2 highlights

Day 2 of MWC Shanghai saw the spotlight fall on Sweden’s Ericsson. CEO Borje Ekholm ...

Keynote: Karim Maataoui, FREE MEE

The Founder and CEO speaks in the third session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 ...

Keynote: John Tsang, Benefit Vantage Limited

John Tsang, Former Finance Secretary, Hong Kong & Chairman, Benefit Vantage Limited, speaks in the ...

Keynote: David Lynn, International Media Networks

Viacom’s president and CEO speaks in the third session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 ...

Keynote: Jazz

Aamir Ibrahim, Head of Emerging Markets, VEON, & CEO, Jazz and Syed Ali Naseer, Chief ...

Keynote: Rebecca Chan, Shell Retail China

Rebecca Chan speaks in the second session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 – Better ...

Keynote: Sabeen Ali, AngelHack

The Founder and CEO speaks in the second session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 ...

Keynote: Prof. Xiaogang Wang, SenseTime

The co-founder speaks in the second session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 – Better Future ...

Keynote: Eric Xu, Huawei

The rotating chairman speaks in the second session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 – ...

Keynote: Liu Aili, China Telecom

The president speaks in the opening session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 – Discover ...

Keynote: Shang Bing, China Mobile

The chairman speaks in the opening session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 – Discover ...

Keynote: Sunil Bharti Mittal, Bharti Enterprises

Bharti’s founder and chairman, and the chairman of the GSMA, speaks in the opening session ...

Keynote: Mats Granryd, GSMA

The Director General speaks in the opening session of Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 – ...

Opening Ceremony: Mobile World Congress 2018

The official opening ceremony of the event

Feature: MWC Shanghai 2018 Day 1 highlights

Mobile World Live is back in China for this year’s Mobile World Congress Shanghai. The ...