MWC Has Been Canceled Due to Coronavirus Concerns

February 13, 2020 9:48 am

Beijing (PingWest)—The GSM Association (GSMA), which organizes Mobile World Congress (MWC), has now canceled the world’s biggest phone show, due to Coronavirus Concerns. It comes after more than a week of exhibitors and companies pulling out of MWC.

In a statement, GSMA CEO John Hoffman said the coronavirus outbreak has made it “impossible” to hold the event. MWC was scheduled to take place in Barcelona between February 24th and the 27th.