The activity of MWCapital takes place during all year through the execution of different programmes that are positively transforming education, industry and economy. It focuses on four areas:
• Technology program. We help the digital transformation of society and the business community, exposing services and productive sectors to the latest digital solutions like we do in the spanish 5G national observatory.
• Innovation program. We promote the entrepreneurial ecosystem by connecting startups, investors, corporations and research centers to build strong relations fostering growth and scalability. The initiatives in this area include The Collider, and Innovation Hub.
• Talent program. We foster the empowerment of new generations and citizens to assure that the digital transformation process doesn’t leave anyone behind. The initiatives in this area include Barcelona Digital Talent, and mSchools.
• Society program. We drive social progress in the digital economy by shaping the impact of technology on society through citizen empowerment. The initiatives in this area include Digital Future Society, Going Digital, Mobile Week and d-LAB.
All these programmes are supported by a specialized MWCB department in EU projects. This department offer support to the technical knowledge within the programmes, adding value through the expertise capitalized through the participation on EU projects. This facilitates reaching the objective, and guarantee excellence in get the best towards the success of any project.
Fundació Mobile World Capital Foundation (MWCapital) is a public-private foundation, for driving the mobile and digital transformation of society while helping improving people’s lives globally.
The Board of Trustees of MWCapital is composed by the Spanish Government, the Government of Catalonia, the Barcelona City Hall, the GSMA (representing the interests of mobile networks operators worldwide, uniting nearly 800 operators with almost 300 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem), and Fira de Barcelona.
MWCapital is well-know worldwide for hosting yearly the Mobile World Congress Barcelona, the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, atrracting every year to Barcelona the main mobile telecommunication industry companies and professionals.