Why Attend?

Visit the IoT Solutions World Congress, an event where technology meets business.

Take the opportunity for business connections to be made, and to discover the most disruptive IoT solutions.

Barcelona is a hub for new technologies and startups. Fira Barcelona hosts events such as the GSMA Mobile World Congress, the VMWorld Congress or the Smart City Expo World Congress. The city is the perfect place to host the largest Industrial IoT event.

Exhibition area

  • 14,000m2
    Exhibition floor
  • +10,000
    Professional visitors
  • +10
    Best Testbeds
  • Biggest
    Industrial IoT event worldwide

  • The Fira Barcelona venue offers an exhibition floor of more than 14.000 m2, making the IoT Solutions World Congress the biggest Industrial IoT event worldwide.
  • This event is the opportunity for business connections to be made, and to discover the most disruptive IoT solutions.
  • We expect more than 10,000 visitors from key industries to attend the 2016 edition of the event. Showcase your projects to international buyers, gain insight into industrial IoT applications and evaluate market conditions.

Congress area

  • +250
    Top industry speakers
  • +100
    Expert-led sessions
  • +130
    Hours of education

  • The Congress Area features a 3-day program with sessions exploring Industrial IoT solutions. More than 250 speakers will discuss the most relevant topics in IoT today.
  • Our Advisory Board and Program Committee are composed of highly-ranked professionals from pioneer IoT companies, ensuring high quality and content standards are met. No other IoT event worldwide is backed by such a strong line-up of key players.
  • Learn how to implement IoT in your business models to gain in productivity and become more cost efficient.


  • 800
    Pre-scheduled meetings
  • 6
    Dedicated network activities

  • The IoT Solutions World Congres is the place where leading companies of the IoT ecosystem team up to create solutions for the most pressing industry problems.
  • Our event is built to foster business connections and offer a broad array of networking opportunities. Get involved in the networking activities and side events taking place during the three days of the IoTSWC. Network with potential business partners and discover new projects.
  • Millions of euros of deals will be closed during the 3 days of the event.


  • 10
    Top testbeds selected by our jury
  • +200m2
    Dedicated Testbed Area

  • IoT Solutions World Congress 2016 is the only event featuring demonstrations of Industrial IoT.
  • The testbeds are strategically placed in the center of our exhibition floor giving our attendees the opportunity to experience never-before-seen IoT in action.
  • 200 m2 dedicated Testbed Area.
  • We invite companies to showcase their latest solutions and testbeds at our show by participation in our CALL FOR TESTBEDS – submission until June 30, 2016.
We expect more than 10,000 visitors from key industries to attend the 2016 edition of the event. * Registration for the IOTSWC 2017 will open soon. For further information, please contact iots.visitors@firabarcelona.com

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