Mobile World Congress canceled after coronavirus outbreak makes conference impossible

Date:2020-02-13 Author:FORTUNE Return to the list

Mobile World Congress (MWC), the world's largest trade show for the mobile phone industry, has been canceled amid fears over the coronavirus outbreak.

Several top tech companies like Facebook, LG,Sony and more pulled out of the conference in recent weeks.

GSMA, which organizes MWC, said health concerns made it "impossible" to put on the show.