MWC19 Day 4: Protect and serve, a new motto

by David Vindel

EMEA Practice Leader, Technology
February 28, 2019

MWC19 Day 4: Protect and serve, a new motto

Protect and serve has been the motto of the Los Angeles police since 1963, and it is a motto the MWC19 congress embraced by taking very seriously the topics of protection and how best to serve the industry. MWC19 is handling sensitive subjects such as digital wellness and digital trust – two areas that once … Read more

The Content Gold Rush: “If we don’t cannibalize ourselves, someone else will.”

Sign reading "Barcelona" in front of MWC

There’s a content gold rush underway, and for content producers and distributers, the race is on to secure the strongest and largest audience. On Tuesday, February 28, at Mobile World Congress, major players in the content world discussed the challenges the industry is facing and strategies they’re employing as they look ahead. Arnaud de Puyfontaine, … Read more

MWC19 Day 3: Innovation thriving at MWC2019

Shows like MWC19 tend to be the perfect stage upon which companies can reveal their latest innovations and this year’s MWC19 delivered plenty. Hard to summarize everything, but there are three groups with which we can classify the innovations that will affect all of us. These deserve special attention because they stood out to media … Read more

MWC19 Day 2: Nothing artificial about AI at MWC2019

Artificial Intelligence has made a huge impact on human interaction with machines, in industries such as finance, healthcare, travel, utility, and telecom. It’s only right, then, that AI should be exploited by exhibitors at MWC19. The show features robots like the XR series robots, the Smart Service Robot that can man reception areas, and a … Read more

MWC19 Day 1: Give me 5G! is the overriding message at MWC19

First day at MWC19 and hard, if not impossible, to avoid the primary focus of this year’s show: 5G. It´s plastered everywhere, in big letters, on every stand, in every slogan, in every advert – as a result, the hype of 5G is reaching new heights. Though MWC19 started today, some device manufacturers chose to … Read more

What to expect at MWC 2019


In just over a week’s time the wireless world convenes at the Mobile World Congress descends upon Barcelona. MWC19 Barcelona will attract more than 107,000 professionals from over 200 countries and territories, with over 2,000 journalists registered – each of them asking the same question: What’s new? Many companies wait until the show starts to … Read more

Hill+Knowlton Strategies wins the Azerbaijan Tourism Board to promote the growing tourist destination worldwide

February 5, GLOBAL – Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K), international public relations consultancy, has won the Azerbaijan Tourism Board (ATB) as a global account for 2019. H+K will ramp up promotion of Azerbaijan across 12 markets on behalf of the tourism board. “We are excited to use our expertise and reach to tell the world about the … Read more

H+K Strengthens Global Leadership With Elevation of Kate Augustine to Global Head of Talent & Human Resources

NEW YORK – Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K) today announced that Kate Augustine, currently Global Head of Talent has been elevated to a new role bringing together H+K’s global talent and HR functions. Augustine joined H+K two years ago from McKinsey where she led the analytics recruiting function and spearheaded several talent initiatives for experienced and senior … Read more

Hill+Knowlton Strategies Expands Behavioral Science Unit with the appointment of Lilly Kofler as US Director of Behavioral Science

January 24, NEW YORK – Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K), an international public relations agency, has hired Lilly Kofler as the U.S. Director of Behavioral Science. Lilly is the company’s first U.S.-based hire for its behavioral science unit, H+K Smarter™.  Lilly will start at H+K effective immediately. “I am excited about joining H+K at such a time … Read more

Hill+Knowlton Strategies continues its accelerated transformation with the hiring of Vikki Chowney as Global Head of Content + Publishing

January 23, LONDON – Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K), international public relations agency, has appointed Vikki Chowney as Global Head of Content + Publishing. “Building on the successful work of the past four years, Vikki will deliver work that can travel across markets, empowered by a shared approach, enabled by technology,” said Richard Millar, H+K Global President. … Read more