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27 February 2023 - 10 March 2023
L'Hospitalet de Llobregat-Barcelona, Spain
MWC Open Innovation Challenge 2023.


Reach your business goals by joining us at the MWC OPEN INNOVATION CHALLENGE!

Open for startups and tech providers from November 30th

From February 27th to March 1st will be only physical meetings between corporates/investors and technology providers. Physical meetings will take place in the venue of MWC/4YFN congress in Barcelona.
Other meetings  will be online on separate days between March 6th and 10th.

MWC Open Innovation Challenge 2023 is a B2B international meetings event between all agents of the innovation ecosystem: corporations, investors and solution/technology providers.

How to participate?

  1. Register to the platform and complete your profile
  2. Choose if you want to have physical meetings, online meetings or both
  3. The physical meetings will be organised at MWC happening in Barcelona.

The participation is free of charge.

Click here to dowload the APP and manage your meetings easily.

2022 figures

The last edition MWC Open challenge outcome:


The MWC Open Innovation Challenge 2023 is organized by ACCIÓ, a department of the Catalan Government's Ministry of Enterprise and Labour, partnering with the Enterprise Europe Network, the largest business support network worldwide.

Follow us on Twitter at @accio_cat@startups_cat &  @eencat and #MWCOpenChallenge

Closed since 23 February 2023
Location Pavilion CS220, Congres Square
Organised by
Spain 303
Italy 51
South Korea 37
United Kingdom 33
Türkiye 32
Netherlands 22
Germany 22
France 21
Poland 18
Greece 15
Canada 12
Hungary 11
Bulgaria 10
Switzerland 10
Israel 7
Romania 7
Finland 7
Belgium 7
Taiwan 7
China 6
Sweden 6
Brazil 5
United States 5
Colombia 4
Czech Republic 4
Portugal 3
Austria 3
Argentina 3
India 3
Latvia 2
Lithuania 2
Estonia 2
Japan 2
Ireland 2
Luxembourg 2
Russia 2
Ukraine 2
Norway 2
Armenia 1
China (Hong Kong) 1
Uruguay 1
Viet Nam 1
Guatemala 1
Algeria 1
Cyprus 1
Singapore 1
Tunisia 1
Total 701