Tuesday, 26 February
Fira Gran Via

NexTech Hall 8.0, Theatre C

Join us at MWC and discover how IBM powers innovation and transforms technology and services.

Industry insights

Are you ready for 5G?

How IBM and AI-based solutions are delivering adaptable, thinking networks to pave the way for 5G.

Telcos are tackling customer care

TELUS’ CTO is transforming contact centers because a good customer experience is critical to success.

How do you hold the media accountable?

Blockchain solutions provide transparency, efficiency, speed and security in media and entertainment.

At the booth

Experience tales of innovation at IBM Stand 3H.30, located in Hall 3. We'll take you on a journey inspired by IBM developers.

Speaker sessions

Jason Kelley

Transforming Society Through IoT

Jason Kelley, GM, IBM Blockchain Services
Monday, 25 February, 11:30-13:00

In this session, we will focus on the transformative impact IoT is having on society and whether the technology can remain a cause of optimism for the future.

Mark Foster

AI: Innovation, Ethics & Diversity

Mark Foster, GM IBM GBS
Monday, 25 February, 12:30-13:30 

If AI is going to be the interface between people and critical services they need, how is it going to be fair and inclusive?

Beth Smith

Democratizing AI and attacking algorithmic bias

Beth Smith, GM, IBM Watson AI
Tuesday, 26 February, 13:00-14:00

 This eye-opening session will provide an informed perspective on how we can work together to eliminate algorithmic bias and democratize AI.

David Leaser

Rise of the robots

David Leaser, Senior Program Executive, IBM Training & Skills
Wednesday, 27 February, 13:45-14:45

Understanding the impact of AI on the workforce to provide insight into how organizations can successfully create an AI talent pipeline.

Johannes Zu Eltz

What is the Role of Telco in the IoT Value Chain?

Johannes Zu Eltz, WW Head of Partner Channel Sales & Ecosystem, IBM Watson IoT
Thursday, 28 February, 12:30-13:30 

Responding to the changing connectivity demands of an IoT world, how can operators prepare to meet enterprise needs in the global connected world?

Utpal Mangla

Intersection of AI & Blockchain

Utpal Mangla, VP & Partner, Watson AI, IoT, & Blockchain Global Leader
Thursday, 28 February 14:30-15:30

This session will provide a vision for how AI and Blockchain technologies could potentially be used to great effect by the mobile industry.

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