Top upcoming international events for the rest of 2020
Despite the uncertain turn of events, this year has seen most of the global and regional events in the startup, entrepreneurship, and tech sectors still take place. Most of the events have moved from in-person meetings to virtual conferences which have allowed more people to attend; people who were limited by distance and travel before. The year has not ended and here we bring you a list of events that are happening now and those that have been scheduled to take place before the year ends. You don’t want to miss these events! Be sure to add them to your calendar and grab yourself the tickets in advance.
1st — 2nd: TNW2020 Online
If you always wanted to attend the TNW flagship event, but couldn’t make it to Amsterdam then this is your chance to attend travel-free!
Over the last six months, TNW has developed an online event format that will allow you to connect, learn, and do business with the global tech community from the comfort of your home.
TNW a tech event like no other! It is basically Europes leading Tech Festival. This year everyone is invited to join 25,000 of the world’s brightest minds to explore the role tech will play in our collective future. The 15th edition of the flagship event will bring a rich global speaker lineup and an immersive digital experience to your living room. The event gives you a chance to access high-level thought leaders, network seamlessly, and make the most of your time with a personal event schedule. We have confirmed speakers from Facebook, Shopify, Microsoft, Snap, NASA, Reddit, Spotify, Google, Slack, and 100+ other companies who will grace the occasion! This is one event that you do not want to miss! Grab your tickets here!
5th — 6th: Techsauce Global Summit
Techsauce is putting together Asia’s most comprehensive technology summit, the Techsauce Global Summit: Special Edition — Evolving Stronger. Join over 10,000 global startups, venture capitalists, angel investors, large corporations, and tech enthusiasts from around the world from 05–08 Oct 2020 at Centara Grand at CentralWorld, Bangkok, Thailand. Gain insight, different perspectives, connect and enjoy this immensely eye-opening collaborative and cohesive conference, bringing the best of the best from the industry in one space to discuss future nurturers and development of business technologies. In these challenging times, it is best to work together. The Techsauce Global Summit this year will bring together people from all over the world in order to face the adversities presented and evolve stronger together. The hybrid format of the event allows you to attend through both offline and online channels at any time, from anywhere. Buy your tickets from here.
6th -7th Wolves Summit
The Wolves Summit is a 3-day event full of private meetings, evening networking events, and actionable insights. The Summit connects angel investors, VC funds, tech talent, and corporations with the most promising startups in the CEE region to help ambitious founders scale and foster international economic growth.
In the last five years, the Wolves Summit has fine-tuned its Wolves Match tool to facilitate strategic connections and strengthen ties between countries, expand startup ecosystems, and grow opportunities for entrepreneurs.
The event has grown to become one of the world’s leading startup conferences and the largest tech event in Central and Eastern Europe. Every edition attracts more than 2500 participants from 80 countries providing 100+ hours of immersive educational content, keynotes, and startup pitches.
“This event is so much more than just another tech conference; it is your chance to get inspired and walk away with practical strategies and connections that will help you transform your business in 2020 and beyond…” — Christian Kumar, Medtech Wales, CEO
Join us online or grab one of the limited on-site tickets. The tickets are absolutely free for Startups. These years event takes place from October 6 and October 7
6th — 8th: South Summit
South Summit is the Leading Innovation Global Platform focused on business opportunities and disruptive trends, that gathers together the entrepreneurial ecosystem. It is probably the Leading Innovation Global Platform that connects top innovators from Southern Europe and Latin America to the world´s most powerful investors, and corporations, who are. This competition brings together the most innovative startups regardless of their industry, development stage, and country. The competition is an excellent showcase to provide more visibility to your project, get new clients, funding, or achieve strategic partnerships. The most promising ideas and teams will be found in this edition’s pitching session.
At last edition 3,700+ projects were presented, 36% of Spanish origin, and 64% of international origin. More than 1100 investors gathered last year where Startups from previous editions have raised +3.5 billion dollars with success stories such as Cabify, Typeform, Drivy, Glovo, and Spotahome. The potential of finalist startups from previous editions is demonstrated by the strategic agreements reached between these projects and leading innovation corporations. This year’s South Summit will be held on 6–8 October 2020 in Madrid (Spain). Sign up and prove you can be one of them!
8th — 9th: Deliver
DELIVER, the largest powerhouse in e-commerce and logistics ever gathered, brings together the international elite in e-commerce and operations from the world’s biggest and most iconic retailers to foster meaningful relationships. DELIVER will gather an unprecedented league of 600 decision-makers in retail and logistics at the exclusive DELIVER 2020 web summit. Retailers join upon invitation and benefit from a personal VIP package.
Selected logistics vendors in delivery, packaging, fulfillment, and technology — either multinational leaders or emerging startups — will join DELIVER 2020 online to present their innovative solutions to 1000 decision-makers — who outnumber vendors by a 3-to-1 ratio — during exclusive one-to-one meetings. An innovative concept to foster the exchange of ideas and maximize growth.
12th — 15th: SaaStock EMEA Online 2020
This is one of the most actionable online conferences for B2B SaaS founders, executives, and investors in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Europe’s most actionable conference for B2B SaaS founders, executives, and investors is back in an all-new, fully-online format. Though limited by no in-person meetings this year, the founders believe it’s so important that we still come together, keep learning, inspire one another and continue building our companies. Join them for an online conference dedicated to intensive knowledge and networking, all in the name of traction, growth, and scale. The event will help you refocus your priorities and overcome new obstacles. Current, practical, and actionable strategies are Guaranteed. Find the agenda of the event here
Grab tickets for the event here.
14th: World Summit AI
The world’s leading and largest AI summit gathers the global AI ecosystem of Enterprise, BigTech, Startups, Investors, and Science, the brightest brains in AI as speakers every year to tackle head-on the most burning AI issues and set the global AI agenda.
During these uncertain times and with the safety of the WSAI community in the hearts of the organizers, the World Summit AI will be conducted online. They have also redesigned the summit into a more simple and practical way to consume the same world-class content by splitting the summit into 9 online events delivered over a 3 month period, from September to November 2020, as part of the Inspired AI event series.
This year your ticket will give you access to not only 1 but 9 bite-sized, CPD accredited online events, tech talks, networking areas, headline sessions, case studies, and live speaker Q&A so you can create a personalized schedule that caters to your own needs and demands without taking too much time off work! This year’s event will see so many corporates attend. From CEOs to CTOs, FTSE 500 corporates to heads of AI, scientists, technologists, academics, startups, and investors from every corner of the globe, you will be in great company. The event is brimming with opportunities for partnerships and engaging conversations.
We’ve got the perfect networking area for you to connect, featuring an automated 1–2–1 chat roulette, matchmaking with like-minded professionals, and live video meetings to facilitate connections between all attendees. It is essential that new relationships are formed now, new connections are required to push forward progress.
What are you waiting for? Grab your ticket here.
15th — 16th: DigitalK
“What’s Next” is possibly also one of the most difficult questions at the moment, however, the DigitalK team will spend the next months examining how businesses and societies change so that the conference reemerges even more useful and relevant. So why Attend this event? For Business Owners and Entrepreneurs
From visionary keynotes to workshops bursting with practical advice, and plenty of networking opportunities, DigitalK brings together some of the brightest minds that will help you find out how to re-invent your company and make it competitive for a brand new world.
For the Corporate
DigitalK is a gathering of the leading movers and shakers in tech, passionate, aspiring entrepreneurs, as well as corporates looking to bring about much-needed change and partner with innovators. Why not become onе of them?
DigitalK takes place at the heart of the booming CEE region — Sofia. Bulgaria’s vibrant startup ecosystem is attracting increasing investment and interest. Come and meet the right investor for your idea.
It’s time to stop staring at the present and start looking into the future. It’s time to reconnect and meet other visionaries like you. It’s time to be more than just a listener. Get your ticket to Digitalk 2020 and join the conversation about what’s ahead of us.
19th — 21st: Arctic15 Online
Arctic15 Online startup event connects people with the traditional matchmaking and networking focused mindset and welcomes everyone who supports innovation and entrepreneurship, to be part of it. Arctic15 is the most efficient place for meetings between startups, investors, corporates, media, and business partners. It is a meeting spot for startup entrepreneurs, investors, corporates, and media from 60+ countries. Here businesses are matched in the most efficient way. The topics addressed beyond the main focus of Early-stage Startup Fundraising revolve around the very relevant Remote Working, Cybersecurity, Health and Deeptech, and other hot topics. Also, bigger trends as Climate Change, Diversity and Inclusion, Smart Cities, and Impact Investing will be included in the discussions. This year’s event takes place from 19th to 21st October online. To get your ticket visit here
19th — 22nd: Tech in Asia Conference
Southeast Asia’s tech ecosystem stands at the dawn of a Golden Age of economic growth and innovation. We have a singular opportunity to reshape how we work and how we live.
This year, the Tech in Asia Conference will explore the tech opportunities presented by the new Golden Age. To adjust to our new reality, the event will also be going virtual as they aim to bring you the most relevant insights into four areas:
- What are the emerging opportunities in Southeast Asia’s Golden Age?
- Which verticals, companies, and business models are driving new innovation in Asia’s tech scene
- How the startup world will change in 2021 and beyond
- How to accelerate your business toward recovery
Get your tickets from here.
16th — 20th: Hello Tomorrow Global Summit
On November 16th-20th, the first Virtual Hello Tomorrow Global Summit will bring thousands of attendees to the forefront of cutting-edge innovation. It will be an entire week dedicated to online, 1-to-1 meetings with curated deep tech startups and investors. 90 startup finalists selected from 5,000 applications from our Global Challenge 2020 will pitch in front of high-level jury members, to win 1 of 14 industry track prizes, and reveal one Grand Winner.
Grab your tickets from here.
2nd — 4th: Virtuality Experience 2020
The virtuality experience 2020 a virtual professional trade show dedicated to augmented and virtual reality. The event takes place from DECEMBER 2nd TO 4th 2020. The 3-day event will feature virtual booths, online talks, and networking events.
The trade show is strictly limited for professionals and one needs to acquire free but mandatory accreditation to access the trade show.
Last but not least “The world’s largest technology conference” — Inc.
Web Summit brings together the people and companies redefining the global tech industry. Join for one incredible online event this December.