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Definition: Mobile World Congress


A major trade show for mobile operators, devices and related products. Originally the GSM World Congress dating back to 1987, Mobile World Congress (MWC) is organized by the GSM Association and held in Barcelona, Spain in February or March. More than 100,000 people attended MWC 2016. Prior to 2006, MWC took place in Cannes, France. See trade shows.