Canada Welcome Reception

When: Sunday, February 25 (18:30-20:30)
Where: H10 Art Gallery Hotel in Barcelona
RSVP: SandyRita.Tannouri@international.gc.ca
Deadline to RSVP: Monday, February 19

The Embassy of Canada to Spain in collaboration with ICT West and the Canadian Digital Media Network, invite you to a networking reception prior to Mobile World Congress. Trade Commissioners from around the world will be present, accompanied by international contacts. Canadian companies registered at Canada@MWC2018 will receive one invitation. For security and room capacity purposes, only one representative per company will be able to attend.

Global Export Café

When: Sunday, February 25 (16:00-18:00)
Where: H10 Art Gallery Hotel in Barcelona
RSVP: Canada@MWC Eventbrite

At this event, registered Canadian companies will have the opportunity to introduce themselves, highlight their mobile solutions and share high level objectives directly with Trade Commissioners (TCs) from around the world. There are a limited number of spaces available.

This is a chance to introduce your company to the Trade Commissioner Service and fellow Canadian delegates; and to build relationships with the potential to grow your business as you head into MWC. Should you be interested in participating, please RSVP on our Eventbrite page. Please email mwc@international.gc.ca to receive your password.

Please find below the list of participating Trade Commissioners:

TABLE 1: Maximo Hurtado – Spain
TABLE 2: Sanjay Purohit – United Kingdom
TABLE 3: Ezzeddine Cherni – Tunisia
TABLE 4: Lakshmi Kern – Switzerland
TABLE 5: Fatima Carvalho – Portugal
TABLE 6: Melanie ter Meulen – The Netherlands
TABLE 7: Asmae Amrouche – Morocco
TABLE 8: Cliff Singleton – Germany
TABLE 9: Nicole Mothes – Austria
TABLE 10: Guy Bélanger – Singapore
TABLE 11: Nuha Osman – Saudi Arabia
TABLE 12: Gilbert Whitehouse – Mexico
TABLE 13: Nathalie Nercessian – Lebanon
TABLE 14: Francis Uy – Finland
TABLE 15: Martina Taxova – Czech Republic
TABLE 16: Sheila Dantas Santos – Brazil
TABLE 17: Saida Bouabcha – Algeria
TABLE 18: Nina Dube – South Africa

Connect with Canada! – Informal Evening Networking Receptions

When: Monday, February 26 & Wednesday, February 28 (18:00-19:00)
Where: Canada Pavilion at MWC (7I51 and 7J38)

Thanks to our sponsor, the Canadian Digital Media Network, we are planning a series of informal networking events at the Canadian Pavilion (7I51/7J38) on the evenings of February 26 and 28 from 18:00 – 19:00 so that you can invite your contacts to some Canadian hospitality during MWC.

Connect with Canada – Wavefront Edition! – Informal Evening Networking Receptions

When: Tuesday, February 27 (17:30-19:00)
Where: Canada Pavilion at MWC (7I51/7J38)

Wavefront and ICT West in collaboration with the Trade Commissioner Service invite you to Canada Connects at the Canadian Pavilion on Tuesday, February 27 from 17:30 –19:00. Extend the invite to your contacts and make sure to stop by for some Canadian Hospitality.

CETA and GDPR overview

Want to know what the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Union Trade Agreement (CETA) is all about? Please join the Trade Commissioner Service for a brief presentation and a Q&A session focussed on the ICT sector. There will also be a presentation about the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its implications for firms operating in the European Union.

There are a limited number of seats available. Please RSVP by sending an email to MWC@international.gc.ca with your preferred time slot:

  • Monday, February 26th at 3:30pm – 5:30pm
  • Tuesday, February 27th at 9:30am – 10:30am