Visitor FAQs

What is the date of the IoT Solutions World Congress 2016?
The IoTSWC 2017 will take place the 3 – 5 October 2017

Where is the event held?
At the Fira Barcelona, Gran Via Venue, Av. Joan Carles I, 64
08908 L’Hospitalet de Llobregat
Barcelona, Spain

How do I get there?
Find here how to get to Fira Gran Via.

How many people are expected to attend IoT Solutions World Congress?
We expect +10,000 visitors from key industries to attend the 2017 edition of the event.

What is the visitor profile?
IoTSWC visitors are industry professionals of whom more than 54% are C-level or have Executive roles, are key decision makers and buyers from vertical industries.

How do I register?
Go to the Register as visitor section, choose your pass and register online.

When will visitor registration open?
Registration for the IOTSWC 2017 will open soon.

What passes are available?
Check our available passes & prices and find standard and group purchase options.

Is there any discount available?
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How do I pay for my pass?
Accepted forms of payment are credit card and wire transfer.

I have already registered; how can I access my pass to print it?
You can print your pass by logging in the Visitor’ Area and clicking ‘Print locator number’ in the ‘Visit’ section. We advise you to print it beforehand to avoid queues.

We regret that no refunds can be made for cancellations. However, we welcome substitute delegates at any time up until one week prior to the event.

What are the show opening and closing times?

– Opening times for visitors with congress pass:

    • All days: 8:00

*View the agenda to see the schedule of sessions and keynotes.

*Onsite registration desks are located in the entrance hall.

– Opening times for visitors with exhibition pass:

    • All days: 10:00

– Closing times for all visitors:

  • Day one: Tuesday October 25th: 19:30
  • Day two: Wednesday October 26th: 18:30
  • Day three: Thursday October 27th: 18:30

How can I access my invoice?
If you requested your invoice during the registration process, log on the Visitors’ Area and it will always be available in the “invoice” section. If you did not request an invoice during the registration process, you can do so by contacting the invoice department: +34 93 233020 00 /

Who will be exhibiting?
2017 exhibitor list will be available soon. Have a look at our 2016 exhibitor list.

Can my company exhibit?
If you are interested in exhibiting at the IoT Solutions World Congress, please check our exhibition opportunities.

What is the Keynote Program?
2017 keynote program will be available soon.

Who are the speakers?
2017 speakers list will be available soon. Find here our 2016 speakers list.

Can I participate as a speaker?
2017 Call for Papers will open soon.

How can I reserve hotel accommodations?
Accommodation options will be available soon.

How can I get to the event?
Check here for how to arrive at the venue.

Do I need a VISA?
It depends of your nationality. Please check VISA requirements to travel to Spain at your Embassy or Consulate.
If you need to apply for visa to enter in Spain, the Organization of the show will provide you with an invitation letter that you can show at the Embassy/Consulate of Spain in your country together with your application. For requesting it, you must first register in our website.
You can check whether you need visa or not here.
Remark: the Organization of the show is not responsible for the approval of your visa. The denial of an entry visa is not a reason for receiving the registration costs back.

Is there a bag storage or a cloakroom at the venue?
Yes. It is located at the entrance of the venue.

Who to contact for what?
Visit our contact page and find the department you need.