February 26th - March 1st


Stand 6M8


29 partners


15 Pitches

HOLLAND PAVILION / Mobile World Congress

The Dutch high-tech sector ranks amongst the top globally and is a major force in the development of new technologies with multiple applications in, and implications for, the Communication Sector. The Dutch ecosystem is truly unique, with an intense focus on collaboration, open innovation and multi-discipline thinking. It is this eclectic development environment that keeps our start-up scene thriving, our emergent technology ranking high and makes us a significant influencer in the global communications and technologies market. The Netherlands has the most competitive economy in the EU, and ranks 4th in the world.

If you want to see for yourself the drive and entrepreneurship of the Dutch, please come and visit us in Hall 6, Stand 6M8

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Partners / Meet our partners

The Holland Pavilion is the home base  and launch pad for all Dutch attendees. It will host a variety of (fin)tech companies and startups as well as a fantastic mix of Public and Private Partners.. With more than 100 000 visitors every year MWC2018 is primarily about meeting with partners, forging new connections and creating business opportunities. The Holland Pavilion has been designed from first principles to help accelerate the Dutch business community to achieve their MWC2018 corporate goals.

Become a partner

Starters International Business

Holland Pavilion Schedule

Breakfast Session

Morning Session

Morning session exclusively for the Holland Pavilion exhibitors. Short pitches to get to know all partners on the Holland Pavilion.
Opening Holland Pavilion

Opening Holland Pavilion

Opening of the Holland Pavilion Saskia Bruines - Deputy Mayor Municipality of The Hague Annette Wijering - Manager International Business, Netherlands Enterprise Agency Joost Farwerck - Chairman of KPN
DMC party

Dutch Mobile Community networking party

Join our legendary Dutch Mobile Community event at the legendary restaurant Red Fish in Barcelona. Register for tickets here.
Blockchain & IoT session

Meetup: Blockchain & IoT

Studies show that the biggest gain for the IoT in the long run will be its convergence with the Bockchain technology. Here is a current dilemma: Connecting your devices
Inspiration Tour

Inspiration Tour – Sold Out

Trendwatcher innovation ambassador Vincent Everts will take you on a guided VIP tour of the MWC venue. More information here. - Powered by

Meet-up Internet Accountability

Technology changes the world and our societies at a fast pace. Societies and individuals can benefit in all manner of ways through access to knowledge, people and organizations on a
Inspiration Tour

Inspiration Tour

Trendwatcher innovation ambassador Vincent Everts will take you on a guided inspiration tour of the MWC venue. More information here and registration

Tours / Innovation and Government tours

MWC 2018, even to return visitors, can be a little overwhelming. There is new business potential around every corner and the halls are packed to the ceiling with vendors, corporates and start-ups. To ensure your visit to MWC this year is as successful as possible (in terms of your business and event goals) we are delighted to be offering the following two guided tours:

Inspiration Tour – Powered by

Trendwatcher and’s new innovation ambassador Vincent Everts will take you on a guided inspiration tour of the MWC venue. Take the MWC Inspiration Tour and see the 10 most important highlights of MWC in just one and a half hour. Giving you the inside perspective needed to move forward confidently! The tour starts at the stand of our partner CM.comstand 8.1E41

Government Tour

If you’re a Public concern serious about doing business at MWC18 this tour will not only be invaluable, but essential.The Government Tour is a three day innovation and inspiration guided tour for government officials. Over these three days we connect government officials with their target companies, unlocking access to our extensive partner network and providing tours to companies who are ‘invite only’.


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Dutch Mobile Community / Networking party

Join our legendary Dutch Mobile Community Event at Red Fish Restaurant in Barcelona on Monday 26th February at 10.00 pm.

The Dutch Mobile Community is all about sharing knowledge, doing business and building international relationships and contacts. It’s a place designed to ‘unwind’: Allowing you a chance to not only take a break from the hectic congress pace but give you the opportunity to meet like-minded partners, businesses and investors in a zero- pressure environment.

Networking is an essential part of anyone’s time at MWC: Take advantage of this unrivalled opportunity to meet new contacts, strengthen existing relationships and connect with new friends, past colleagues and perhaps future business partners!


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Event Location

Fira Gran Via
Av. Joan Carles I, 64, 08908
L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona

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