2017 Mobile World Congress Americas

The future of technology convenes in San Francisco

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Verizon in San Francisco at MWC Americas

The world’s largest gathering of the mobile industry made its American debut at the 2017 Mobile World Congress (MWC) America this past week. Verizon executives starred on #MWCA17 panels, led discussions, and talked about how Verizon is at the cutting edge of everything from 5G and the Internet of Things to the future of education and women in tech.

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Ronan Dunne on the Fourth Industrial Revolution

“A Fourth Industrial Revolution is blurring the lines between physical and digital. Everything that can be connected will be.” 

Verizon at MWCA 2017: A world of firsts

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Autonomous vehicles aren’t here just yet — but they’re the future

Kelly Frey on the five development stages of the autonomous car.

As we move toward autonomous vehicles, we need to get to more robust networks with lower latency.

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What you missed at #MWCA17

From IoT to smart cities, here are our takeaways from Verizon’s conversations at #MWCA17.

IoT gets down to business

Our comprehensive IoT report dives into the growth and potential of how the Internet of Things will make lives easier, safer and more efficient. 

Featured Speakers

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Nicki Palmer
Senior Vice President and Chief Network Officer
Our network is an absolute beast! It is so resilient and so layered.
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Ronan Dunne
Executive Vice President and Group President of Verizon Wireless
That north star for us as a business is to turn connectivity into possibilities for everyone.
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Rose Kirk
President of the Verizon Foundation and Vice President of Global Corporate Citizenship
Verizon’s 5G wireless technology will open up new waves of innovation that will redefine the education sector, elevate living standards and have a profound and lasting impact on children’s lives.
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Kelly Frey
Vice President of Product Marketing, Verizon Telematics
As a company we’ve got internal leadership that’s bringing the teams together in a way that I never thought a company this big could do.
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Mark Bartolomeo
Vice President Connected Solutions – Internet of Things
In 2017, advancements in technology have made IoT enterprise-grade, and it’s just the tip of the iceberg.