From 24 to 27 February, will take place at Fira de Barcelona, the Mobile World Congress. The mobile industry and mobile technology lovers are expectantly looking forward the start of this edition, which will bring great surprises. This year, 1700 companies will participate in the Mobile World Congress and larger mobile phones companies, such as HTC, Motorola, Nokia and Samsung will launch new versions of their smartphones.
The lure of this year, is not only new releases and presentations of phones and tablets; the presence of leading figures in the sector of Technology is one of the highlights of the 2014 edition of the Mobile World Congress. The most anticipated is the presence of Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder, who will hold a conference on Monday, February 24 in the afternoon. It will also be attended the founder of the successful 'app' WhatsApp, Jan Koum and the president of IBM, Virginia Rometty.
The Mobile World Congress (MWC) is the most important annual conference on mobile phone, that since 2006 is held in Barcelona. The MWC is usually the place where the big mobile communication brands make releases and presentations of their progress. During the days of MWC, Barcelona hotel occupancy reaches one of the most important figures of the year, and 2014 is expected to be one of the most successful.
In addition, room rates are doubled, so if you are looking for accommodation in those days, it will possibly be complicated. Youth Hostel Pere Tarrés is a good option for staying during the Mobile World Congress, a modern and comfortable hostel and very well connected to Fira de Barcelona, where the MWC is held. Do not hesitate and book your room now!