Highlight of Latvian Pavilion at the 56th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia ‘Garage’ will showcase Latvijas Mobilais Telefons (LMT) mobile innovations at the MWC in Barcelona from February 26th till March 1st, 2018.

  • 56th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia ‘Garage’ will showcase Latvijas Mobilais Telefons (LMT) at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona
  • LMT will present unique solution for cyber security – Mobile Cyber Range, which was already tested the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence exercise.

Latvian contemporary artists Andris Eglītis and most notable figure in multimedia art Katrīna Neiburga have built a spatial monument to marginal everyday creativity. The microcosm of garage co-ops, where the socio-economic environment has blended with personal space, provides a step in the mobile innovations. ‘Garage’ has been showcased at the La Biennale di Venezia and in the legendary music and arts festival ‘Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival’.

LMT created 5G ready solutions such as High Altitude Internet Networks, development of Smart Cities, Mobile Cyber Range and Connected Vehicles will highlight the idea of ‘Garage’ where ideas are born and become integral part of our everyday lives. Solutions represent synergy between creativity, innovation and business resulting in new technological solutions.

Sanjay Ravi, Worldwide Managing Director for Microsoft Corporation’s Discrete Manufacturing Industry:

At Microsoft, we see the potential of Latvia as a connected cars solutions development test hub and we are working to provide the cloud platform for it. Latvian government data driven development vision, LMT mobile infrastructure excellency and strong partner network ensure the country a highly competitive position in the connected cars solutions.

“Garage is the space where you can hide and have a safe space to build your future ideas and dream big. Since Latvia is a place where great ideas and innovation are born, I am happy that also through Garage we will be able to provide atmospheric experience and create unexpected connections”, notes one of the most prominent Latvian contemporary artist Katrīna Neiburga.

LMT Pavilion will showcase some of its innovation highlights led by belief that – FUTURE IS MOBILE ONLY. Visitors will be able to see unique solution in cyber security – Mobile Cyber Range which will give its significant contribution to country and business cyber security. Solution created by LMT was already tested and well received at the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence exercise Cross Swords 2018.

* LMT is a mobile telecommunications operator and market leader in Latvia, currently amongst the most efficient mobile data networks in the world. As a market leader, we bring our expertise to successful collaborations with the government, academic and startup ecosystem partners. We believe the future will be mobile only, and we build pioneering solutions based on cutting-edge wireless technology.

* Mobile World Congress the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry and a conference featuring prominent executives representing mobile operators, device manufacturers, technology providers, vendors and content owners from across the world.