MWC 2019 – Networking

Leonie Metzger  -  2019-06-13

Networking events

Whether you’re a newcomer to the industry or a seasoned expert, the MWC Shanghai offers many opportunities to develop new business contacts, grow your network, and find new business partners. This will allow you to expand your network in the business community.

Below is an overview of different events all around the topic “Networking”. 

GSMA members reception

GSMA members are invited to an exclusive networking event. This is a fantastic opportunity to network with other GSMA members before the start of the leading event in the Asian mobile industry.

Date: Tuesday, June 25th, 2019
Time: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Location: The Cook Lounge at Kerry Hotel Pudong

Mind, this event is only for GSMA members. If you are not a member but would like information about a membership, please contact

Welcome to 4YFN!

All participants and exhibitors are invited to a get-together by the 4YFN team. Catering is provided.

Date: Wednesday, June 26th, 2019
Time: 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Location: SNIEC, Hall 7, “Discovery Area”
Registration required.

Award ceremony for “Asia Mobile Awards”

The Asia Mobile Awards, also known as AMOs, are the best awards for Asia. The AMO Awards 2019 presented during the award ceremony are:

  • Best Mobile Technology Breakthrough in Asia
  • Best IoT Innovation for Mobile Networks in Asia
  • Asia 5G Innovation Award
  • Best Smartphone in 2019
  • Best Mobile Service for Connected Living in Asia
  • Best Mobile Innovation for Smart Cities in Asia
  • Outstanding Mobile Contribution to the UN SDGs in Asia
  • Outstanding Contribution to the Asian Mobile Industry

Date: Wednesday, June 26th, 2019
Time: 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Location: SNIEC, Hall 5, “Leader Stage”

Digital Leaders Cocktail and Dinner

This event brings together influential leaders from various industries. Discussions include challenges, future business opportunities and approaches to the digital economy. This initiative aims at finding solutions for the mobile industry and the entire ecosystem.

Date: Wednesday, June 26th, 2019
Time: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Warning, invitation only!

4YFN Community Club Meetup

The China Meetup provides a unique opportunity to network with Chinese investment professionals, government associations, innovation communities, and many more.

Date: Thursday, June 27th, 2019
Time: 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Location: SNIEC, Hall 7, “Discovery Area”
Warning, VIP and GOLD Pass tickets only!

Innovation and Inclusion Cocktail

Discuss the latest technologies and how a diverse corporate culture can improve performance while also improving community life. Eligible for participation are all trade fair and Women4Tech participants.

Date: Thursday, June 27th, 2019
Time: 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. 

Women4Tech Meetup

Women4Tech consists of celebratory drinks and talks about Women4Tech activities at 4YFN MWC Shanghai19:

Date: Friday, June 28th, 2019
Time: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Location: SNIEC, Hall 7, “Discovery Area”
Warning, limited admission!

For more information about various networking events visit the official website of the MWC 2019 Shanghai.