Get the lowdown on all of the upcoming MEF activities during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, where MEF Members and the mobile industry will gather to discuss the business critical topics of 2019 and beyond.
MEF Member and Invite Only Networking
MEF will be hosting a member and invite only networking drinks on Monday evening at their meeting space inside the FIRA to give members a chance to meet and catch up on the first night of MWC.
The Future of Enterprise Messaging - February 25th - 14.30
MEF is delighted to be hosting a The Future of Enterprise Messaging session on the official partner programme at Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2019 along side partners RealNetworks and CLX Communications. Digital Transformation is reinventing customer relationship management. New technologies and use cases are driving change and creating a plethora of opportunities & challenges for messaging companies.
The Future of Privacy - February 25th - 15.45
Join MEF members Assurant, Digi.me and Trunomi to look at how the industry is now ready to reengage with one of the most important value-creating elements in the new economy: Personal Data. The expert panel will discuss how to move beyond policy regulatory compliance and explore the possibilities for empowering targeted communication, personalised user experiences, higher security, and artificial intelligence services. All of these provide new monetisation opportunities as a new vision of the personal data economy is emerging.
The Future of Mobile Business Models - February 25th - 16.45
This session in association with Syntonic looks at how the mobile ecosystem provides a strong enabler platform for digital services: quickly mixing and enhancing new and old services. Payments are becoming instantaneous and pervasive inherently mobile in nature. Business models such as sponsored data are being embraced by brands and operators. Device vendors, service providers, financial providers are now working together to create seamless user experiences. Join a panel of experts for an in-depth discussion, including representatives from Sytnonic, Boku, Orange and the Wikimedia Foundation.
Mobile IoT, The New Opportunity – Networking, Drinks, Discussion and Tapas
IoT is the most significant growth factor in the mobile world: 1 out of 5 IoT connections is expected to be mobile by 2024. Mobile IoT will be a big market in its own right. However, like all businesses it will not grow by itself, it needs the support of the entire ecosystem to create value and avoid pitfalls. Key participants of the value chain need to work together and build the future businesses of Mobile IoT: from networks to devices, from solutions to operators.Join us to network with leading Mobile IoT companies, interact and debate the key questions to bring Mobile IoT to the next level: monetization, security, and network capacity.
MEF Events + Working Groups @ MWC 2019
There will be several working group meetings and networking sessions during MWC19 in Barcelona to connect members, MNOs & enterprises. Keep an eye on this page to keep up to date with the latest news. Each evening we’re also a hosting a networking event for members and invited guests across a number of different topics including Innovation, IOT & Growth Markets. For a full run down of MEF working group activities and Member only networking sessions check out this page.