MWC 2020: First list of keynote speakers

Telecom industry association GSMA has revealed the initial list of keynote speakers at the Mobile World Congress 2020 in Barcelona.
GSMA at MWC 2015MWC Barcelona will take place 24-27 February 2020, with events also staged at Fira Gran Via, Fira Montjuic and La Farga L’Hospitalet.

MWC Barcelona will outline the convergence of AI, Big Data, and IoT, all powered by 5G.

First confirmed keynote speakers for MWC 2020

Marc Fontaine, digital transformation officer at Airbus

Mats Granryd, director general of GSMA

John Chambers, CEO and founder at JC2 Ventures

Rajiv Suri, president and CEO of Nokia

Vas Narasimhan, CEO of Novartis

Kazuhiro Yoshizawa, president and CEO of NTT Docomo

Stephane Richard, chairman and CEO of Orange

Sara Spangelo, co-founder and CEO of Swarm

CP Gurnani, CEO and managing director of Tech Mahindra

Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez, chairman and CEO of Telefonica

Robert Bakish, president and CEO of Viacom

GSMA said more than 2,400 companies will participate at MWC 2020, including Accenture, Alibaba Cloud, ARM, AT&T, BMW, Cisco Systems, Deutsche Telekom, Ericsson, Facebook, Google, HTC, Huawei, Intel, Lenovo, LG, Mercedes-Benz, Microsoft, NTT DOCOMO, Nokia Solutions and Networks, Ooredoo, Oracle, Orange, Qualcomm, SAP, SEAT, SK Telecom, Telefonica, Verizon, Vodafone, Xiaomi and ZTE.