Between February 25-28, 2013 GSMA Mobile World Congress will take place in Barcelona. SmsCoin will traditionally take part in the conference to visit events devoted to the mobile technologies market and to meet colleagues and partners.
This year the international Congress will be held under the theme of "The New Mobile Horizon". The Conference will feature 10 keynote sessions exploring such topics as mobile devices and applications, mobile advertising, business strategy, cloud computing, Connected Living, developing markets, mobile advertising, mobile health, mobile money, next-generation technologies, OSS/BSS and social media. The exhibition traditionally will be held in addition to panel discussions and include more than 1500 exhibitors. During the exhibition the world's leading companies will showcase their innovative products, among those who have already confirmed their participation are: Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco, Deutsche Telekom, eBay, Fujitsu, Gemalto, HTC, IBM, Intel, LG, Motorola Mobility, Nokia, Oracle, Qualcomm, Sony Mobile and many others.
App Planet as a part of Mobile World Congress will give the possibility for developers and publishers of mobile apps to demonstrate their products and to exchange experience. In the course of the exhibition the market leaders will make reports and presentations as well. Another part of the Congress are the sponsored Forum Series dedicated to the mobile cloud and mobile security topics. A series of reports and workshops will be held under the name of "mPowered Brands" and will be devoted to mobile marketing ecosystem. Moreover, The Global Mobile Awards, the ceremony of all the contributions made to the mobile industry, will take place within the Congress. This year 37 awards will be presented into the following categories: Best NFC/Mobile Money Product or Service, Best Advertising or Marketing on Mobile, Most Innovative Mobile App, etc.
Dmitry Polyanovsky, CSO of SmsCoin, Yakov Beder, CCO, and Maria Krol, Aggregator Relationship Manager, will attend the Congress. Dmitry Polyanovsky: "The scale of the conference proves yet again that it is the most important event for us. Every year Mobile World Congress exceeds our expectations not only for its highly topical and tight program, but for the level of organization. Nevertheless, the conference in Barcelona is a good opportunity to meet our partners and colleagues which will positively result in our partnership. We've already began to set up meetings, and are open to contact all who are interested in mobile payments solutions."