February 22, 2019
MWC Barcelona 2019 is one of the world’s largest industry gatherings, and Sprint again will be among the companies sharing exciting news about its road to 5G launching this year and mobile connectivity.
Leading the Sprint delegation are Michel Combes, CEO; John Saw, chief technology officer; Roger Solé, chief marketing officer; and Jan Geldmacher, Sprint Business president. Combes kicks things off on Sunday evening during a special event hosted by manufacturer LG, followed by a private media event Monday where Sprint executives will provide network, 5G and IoT updates.
Those attending the show can catch Saw’s keynote at the GTI Summit at 9:35 a.m. CET Tuesday, Feb. 26. He’ll be covering “5G Commercialization Strategy and Joint Innovation” and providing an update on Sprint’s 5G plans. Also on Tuesday, Ron Marquardt, vice president-Technology Innovation and Architecture, will join the FierceWireless Executive 5G Panel Series at 12:15 p.m. CET covering “Making 5G Ubiquitous.”
Show attendees can also learn more about Sprint’s technology through these demonstrations:
In Hall 1, Sprint and Ericsson are demonstrating split-mode LTE and standards-based 5G using Massive MIMO. Observe the live 5G system showing end-to-end connectivity and streaming video, and also find a demo of Sprint’s Curiosity IoT platform.
In the Nokia booth (Hall 3), Sprint and Nokia are demonstrating split-mode LTE and standards-based 5G using Massive MIMO. See the live 5G system showing end-to-end connectivity and experience streaming video and Virtual Reality applications.
Sprint plans to make several announcements during the event, so check back for updates throughout the week and follow us on Twitter @SprintNews.