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Web Summit

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Web Summit is an annual technology conference held in Lisbon, Portugal.[1][2] Founded in 2009 by Paddy Cosgrave, David Kelly, and Daire Hickey, Web Summit was originally held in Dublin, Ireland until 2016, when it moved permanently to Lisbon.[3][4]

Quick facts: Web Summit, Status, Venue, Location(s), Coord...
Web Summit
VenueAltice Arena and Lisbon Exhibition & Congress Centre
Coordinates38°46′4.9″N 9°5′42.6″W
Inaugurated2009 (Dublin)
FoundersPaddy Cosgrave, David Kelly and Daire Hickey
Most recent1–4 November 2022
Next event13–16 November 2023
Attendance70,000 (2022)
LeaderKatherine Maher
Praça do Comércio in Lisbon, Portugal

The conference's topics center on internet technology, emerging technologies, and venture capitalism. Web Summit's partners range from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, with attendees representing all levels and sectors of the global high technology industry.

Web Summit runs events throughout the world including F.ounders,[5] RISE conference in Hong Kong,[6] Collision in Toronto,[7] SURGE in Bangalore, and MoneyConf in Dublin.

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