Together, we are building the startup ecosystem for a better future

4YFN Icons

Global Events

Attendees Impacted Each Year

Startups Engaged

4YFN Icons

Investors Connecting

4YFN is the startup event of the world’s largest exhibition for the mobile industry, GSMA MWC. Our goal is to support startups, investors and companies to connect and launch new business ventures together.

Throughout the whole year, 4YFN offers unique events around the world. From Barcelona to Shanghai and Los Angeles, hear from the heavyweights of the tech industry and expand your knowledge and contacts with technical workshops, custom networking activities, community outreach and open innovation programmes.

How we help

4YFN Team

Hailing from 3 continents and more than 10 countries, meet the humans behind the scenes of 4YFN, the most influential startup program in the world.


Our work at 4YFN is based on two policies: 4Impact and Startup First.

“It’s a pretty global gathering and it’s great to see Barcelona and 4YFN being such a magnate for people from all over the world.”

Jens Riegelsberger Google Jens Riegelberger, Google

“I think 4YFN is one of the best tech conference in the world today, and I am extra inspired to be part of it, because of its renewed mission to focus on impact related businesses.”

Adeo Ressi, Founder Institute Adeo Ressi, Founder Institute

“We Love 4YFN, we went to 4YFN Barcelona 3 years ago with 3 guys and they met people non stop. We met clients such as Pfizer and T-Mobile and since then we have gone to 4YFN Shanghai and LA because the benefits are great.”

Stefan Methner Openasapp Stefan Methner, Openasapp
Community Club 4YFN

Community Club

4YFN Communities Club is for all projects, institutions and companies with the mission of empowering entrepreneurship and innovation. This club is specifically conceived for tech hubs, accelerators/incubators, tech events, institutions, coworking spaces and universities.

Investors Club

Join our investors-only club to access quality deal flow and co-investment opportunities.

We bring together 950+ international investors for an exclusive program to help funds, business angels and CVCs connect to their peers and identify the next big thing.


4YFN Barcelona Subscribe Form-NEW

To ensure you stay up-to-date on the latest developments in the mobile industry, the GSMA would like to send you information about events, products, services and initiatives, as well as industry news. Please subscribe by ticking this box; once subscribed, you can tailor what you receive from us at any time, or unsubscribe, should you wish.