Automotive Show Report - Mobile World Congress

Automotive Show Report - Mobile World Congress

Publication Date: 23-Mar-2018
Number of Pages: 28

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Organized by GSMA, the Mobile World Congress (MWC) is the world's largest gathering for the mobile industry and a conference featuring prominent executives representing mobile operators, device manufacturers, technology providers, vendors and content owners from across the world.

Usually takes place in February but occasionally also in the first week of March at the Fira Gran Via venue in Barcelona, Spain. Initially named as GSM World Congress and later renamed as the 3GSM World Congress, the event is still often referred to as 3GSM or 3GSM World. The 2018 edition of the MWC took place from February 26 to March 1, 2018

IHS Markit covers the latest Connected Car, Chassis, Elec, E-mobility, Interiors, Lighting, Materials and Light weighting, Powertrain and Thermal trends, news announcements, and concepts revealed at the major international automotive and electronic shows, including:

  • Consumer Electronics Show (CES)
  • North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)
  • Geneva Motor Show
  • New York International Auto Show (NYIAS)
  • Shanghai/Beijing Auto Show
  • IAA (Frankfurt)/Paris
  • Los Angeles (LA) Auto Show

This report includes high-level themes represented at the show, profiles announcement details by company, and concludes with takeaways for how the technologies presented might affect the industry and technology strategies.


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