Event overview

MWC Barcelona is the industry’s premier event, hosting leading telco innovators and influencers. Join discussions on the industry’s future direction including groundbreaking innovations and how 5G will transform our world. IBM’s digital presence includes a keynote session with our CEO, Arvind Krishna on Network Transformation Using Cloud, AI and Automation. Explore client stories, expand your opportunity network and watch for breaking news and announcements.

IBM Telecom Solution Lab: Personalized demos and workshops

Learn how the industry is transforming business with AI, 5G and edge computing to achieve a seamless network architecture, innovative consumer experiences and game-changing enterprise services.

Topics include:
- Automation for Cloud-Native Mobile Networks
- Distributed Cloud & Enterprise Edge
- Telco Cloud Data Fabric
- Sustainability

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IBM Private Solution Labs (02:25)


Networks for Change

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Keynote: Networks for Change

Arvind Krishna. CEO, IBM
Monday, 28 June, 5:00 - 6:00 PM
My MWC Online, Hall Virtual

Explore how in an ever-changing world, mobile can remain the leading platform for future innovation and technology.

Network Transformation

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Network Transformation Using Cloud, AI and Automation

Richard Michos, CMO, Communications Market, IBM
Monday, 28 June, 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
My MWC Online, Hall Virtual

Explore how to deliver an end-to-end integrated digital experience that gives customers the ability to consume and manage their cloud estate.

AI Ethics Debate

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AI Ethics Debate

Sheetal Rishi. Director - Cloud, Data & AI, IBM
Tuesday, 29 June, 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Hall 8.0, Theatre A

An informed perspective around algorithmic bias, focusing on how AI needs to be more transparent and reliable and how we need to bring AI ethics to the forefront as we move ahead in 2021.

The power of security tools

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Unlocking the Power of Security Tools with AI

Martin Borrett, IBM Distinguished Engineer, CTO & Technical Executive IBM Security EMEA, IBM
Wednesday, 30 June, 4:45-5:30 PM
Hall 8.0, Theatre A

Hear from industry experts who will explore effective AI tools that are improving privacy and security systems in 2021 and beyond.

News and insights

Learn more about IBM Cloud for Telecommunication solutions available to help modernize your network.