The Mobile World Congress is the mobile industry’s mega event. 2010 witnesses more than 49,000 visitors. The conference agenda features speakers representing the leaders of the world’s most innovative companies, both from within our industry and from the growing number of adjacent market sectors joining our expanding mobile ecosystem.

New additions to the 2011 conference programme include- Multiple sessions on hot industry topics including Mobile Health, Mobile Money, Mobile Advertising and Embedded Mobile. The conference kicked off yesterday and will continue till February 17th. The following products and major announcements have been unveiled by major players in the mobile industry.

LG unveils Optimus 3D at MWC 2011

Samsung Galaxy Tab II and Galaxy S II announced at Mobile World Congress 2011

Verizon says cost is not behind move to VoLTE

Ericsson links with Akamai for mobile content

4G IS HERE: Telstra’s 2011 rollout

Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Gaming Demo Videos

Foursquare Announces Language Expansion

Motorola Xoom Coming to Europe in Q2 2011

New Qualcomm Cell Phone CPUs More Powerful Than Some Notebooks

Verifone Announces New NFC Solutions

Motorola Mobility buys security provider 3LM

There will be 22 focused breakout sessions, providing essential insights on current and future trends impacting the ever-changing mobile industry. I will keep you posted on latest developments.