Agora

Several events will take place at our Agora: a space for conversation & entertainment, to discover and experience first-hand Telefónica’s products & services and at the same time foster a reflection on the technological revolution that we are living.

The foreseen Events include Press Conferences, Industry Analysts events, special sessions with partners including a conference with Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s CEO and entertainment live events, like Movistar Fama dance, Spanish Comedian Broncano "Berto by Broncano”, a Movistar Riders eSports competition on 5G and some Telefónica’s ambassadors visiting us (Ferrán Adrià, Cycling Movistar Team & Perico Delgado, Movistar Snow Riders)

All the presentations of the Agora are held at the Telefónica Stand at the MWC (Hall 3, Stand 3K31)

  • Monday 25th

    Time

    Programme

    Speaker

    09:00 - 09:45 MWC19 Opening Keynote Broadcast (LIVE STREAMING) José María Alvarez-Pallete, Telefónica CEO & Chairman
    11:30 - 12:10 Conference. Demonstrating Key 5G concepts Antonio Elizondo - Head of Network Virtualization Innovation, Telefónica
    Pål Grønsund - Senior Research Scientist, Telenor
    12:00 Telefónica's ambassadors Snow rider Regino Hernández
    12:15 - 13:00 Conference. Intelligent Connectivity in Transport Network Oscar González de Dios, Head of Transport Network, Telefónica
    Francisco Cano - Head of Video Processing and Delivery, Telefónica
    15:00 - 15:45 Special event. Transforming the telco industry as we know it (Only by invitation) (LIVE STREAMING) José María Alvarez-Pallete, CEO & Chairman and Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s CEO
    17:00 - 18:30 Entertainment - FAMA  

  • Tuesday 26th

    Time

    Programme

    Speaker

    13:00 - 13:45 TAPPX: Speaking about "Nuevas oportunidades publicidad digital en video (OTT)" - PRESS CONFERENCE TAPPX
    14:00 - 14:45 Telefónica's ambassadors Perico Delgado & Cycling Movistar Team (Marc Soler, Mavy García & Usebio Unzue)
    15:00 - 16:00 Entretenimiento - "Berto by Broncano" (LIVE STREAMING) Spanish Comedian Broncano
    18:00 - 18:45 Entertainment - Movistar Riders on 5G. An eSports showmatch over 5G connectivity (LIVE STREAMING) Movistar Riders Call of Duty Team

  • Wednesday 27th

    Time

    Programme

    Speaker

    13:30 - 14:30 Conference. The role of IoT in the new industrial revolution Andrés Escribano, IoT new connectivities Director
    Lorena Gil López, Head Digital Transformation ASTI
    15:00 Telefónica's ambassadors Ferrán Adrià
    16:00 - 16:30 Conference. xHGU: the first integrated Optical Router xGPON with WI-FI 8x8 Rubens Bastos, Head of Global Devices Center, Telefónica
    17:00 - 17:45 Conference. Accelerating the growth of IoT ecosystem: IoT Activation Programme & The Thinx Luis Simón, Global New IoT Business and Innovation Manager

  • Thursday 28th

    Time

    Programme

    Speaker

    09:00 - 10:00 Conference. Carto: Driving Smarter Cities & Indoor Mapping through Location Intelligence in Telefónica Carto

Agenda and Speakers

Telefónica will take part in this event on multiple levels, with a booth at the Exhibition, with an Agora, demos at GSMA Innovation City & MWCapital and other booths, several speakers at the Conference, several activities at the booth, and participation in 4Y4N and YOMO. The presence of Telefónica at the Congress includes: Institutional Meetings by GSMA (GSMA Global CEOs Roundtable, GSMA European CEOs Roundtable, 5G roundtable, GSMA Board Dinner, GSMA Latam CEOs Roundtable) and first level meetings with companies, regulators and analysts.

Apart from all of this, Telefónica will be in conferences at Fira Gran Vía, Fira Montjuic (4Y4N), YoMo site, and some other events organized by GSMA (8th Mobile IoT Summit, The Innovation Leadership Group Meeting, Women4Tech, GSMA seminars).