Web Summit 2019, the world’s largest expertise convention in response to the Monetary Instances, has launched its official numbers for this yr’s occasion. Formally opening this night, right here’s a abstract of who can be taking part this week.
The occasion has bought out for 2019 with a document variety of attendees.
On Friday November 1, Internet Summit introduced that it had bought out of tickets for its 2019 version. The occasion can be welcoming 70,469 attendees from 163 international locations, with a lot of guests coming from the UK, Germany, Brazil, and america simply to call just a few.
Internet Summit’s gender ratio has hit a document excessive throughout all of their occasions around the globe.
This yr has additionally outdone all Internet Summit occasions by way of gender ratio, with this yr’s members being 46.3% feminine. This surpasses final yr’s occasion the place the determine was at 44.5%, and likewise this yr’s North American convention Collision in Toronto, the place the occasion was 45.7% feminine.
Over 1,200 audio system and a pair of,500 media can be current this yr.
To be precise, 1,206 audio system can be speaking throughout the 22 phases this yr. Many can be interviewed on stage by a handful of the two,526 journalists attending the convention.
The exhibition ground will host over 200 companions and a pair of,000 startups, with the prospect to connect with over 1,200 buyers.
As beforehand talked about within the sellout announcement final Friday, Internet Summit additionally bought out of companion and exhibition area with quantities that even exceeded this yr’s projections on the ground. The convention will see 2,150 startups and 239 companions this yr. For startups, probably the most represented industries are enterprise software program options, fintech and AI and machine studying. This yr’s occasion may also welcome 1,221 buyers.
About Internet Summit
Within the phrases of Inc. Journal “Web Summit is the largest technology conference in the world”. Forbes says Internet Summit is “the best tech conference on the planet”, Bloomberg calls it “Davos for geeks”, Politico “the Olympics of tech”, and the Guardian “Glastonbury for geeks”.
No matter Internet Summit is, it wouldn’t be doable with out an unbelievable group of almost 200 workers based mostly in Dublin, Lisbon, Toronto and Hong Kong; together with world class engineers, knowledge scientists, designers, producers, entrepreneurs, salespeople and extra. They’ve disrupted an previous trade by constructing unbelievable software program and designing mind-blowing occasions – revolutionising how folks and concepts come collectively to alter the world.
As one of many world’s largest gatherings of entrepreneurs, buyers, multinationals and thought leaders – over 120,000 folks from greater than 170 international locations be a part of Internet Summit in Lisbon, Collision in Toronto, and RISE in Hong Kong.
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