Shanghai 28 June - 1 July 2017

Filming and Photography

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The filming of keynote sessions is prohibited at Mobile World Congress Shanghai and filming equipment will not be allowed into the keynote auditorium. Individuals discovered using filming equipment in the keynote sessions may be asked to leave.

Filming will be allowed in the Opening Ceremony on Wednesday, 28 June and the conference track sessions held throughout the week. Please note that the use of wireless microphones for filming is prohibited in the W3 Hall and we will require all film crews using video microphones to plug into our splitter boxes located at the media riser in each auditorium on first come first serve basis. Please contact to confirm filming requests before 20 June, 2017.  

The GSMA will make selected video footage available for the media during the event and other video content will be posted to Mobile World Live following the event at


During the keynote sessions, only official event photographers will be allowed unlimited access in the auditoria and use of alternative positions during these sessions. We will convey on the day any further limitations or restrictions regarding photography as requested by individual keynote speakers.

Selected images from official event photographers will be made available on this page from 28 June.

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