The 10 tech events not to be missed in 2019

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Posted on 08 January 2019

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While CES opens its doors today, the number of tech events is increasing every year, each displaying major themes and high-level speakers. To start 2019, here is our selection of 10 tech events not to be missed.

From Paris to Las Vegas, via Tokyo, this new year will be busy !






Location : Las Vegas, USA

Date : January 8 – 11, 2019


CES Las Vegas is a must-attend event for anyone in the technology sector. The global scene is there, between large groups and small innovative startups, it is the place to discover the latest innovations in the market.


In 2019, the event will bring together 1,200 speakers, 4,500 exhibitors and + 180,000 visitors.



CES Unveiled Paris

Location : Paris, France

Date : October 22, 2019


Preamble at CES in Las Vegas, the CES Unveiled Paris allows you to discover the rising nuggets of tech. This 7th edition will be dedicated to artificial intelligence.


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Maddy Keynote 

Location : Paris, France

Date : January 31, 2019


Maddy Keynote is the meeting place for those interested in innovation and the digital revolution. The theme of the 2019 edition: Tomorrow is being built today. You’ll immerse yourself in a day in 2084 around 3 themes: work, well-being and consumption.




Location : Tokyo, Japan

Date : February 22 – 23, 2019


Slush brings together all the key actors of change. This event, held four times a year in Tokyo, Shanghai, Singapore and Helsinki, brings together ultra-innovative startups and investors.


In 2018, the event brought together 6,000 participants from all around the world, 600 startups, 200 investors, and 300 journalists / media.



TechDay NYC

Localisation : NYC, USA

Date : May 2, 2019


TechDay NYC is one of the largest events dedicated to startups  in the US and offers a unique opportunity to introduce your startup and interact with the ecosystem.

In 2018, the event brought together 20,000 attendees from all around the world, 400 startups, 30 accelerators and specialized press/media.


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The Next Web

Location : Amsterdam, Netherlands

Date : May 9 – 10, 2019


The Next Web brings together prominent speakers, group discussions and workshops on topics such as artificial intelligence or blockchain over 2 days.




Viva Technology

Localisation : Paris, France

Date : May 16 – 18, 2019


Vivatech is the Parisian event bringing together state-of-the-art startups, large groups, renowned investors, and labs to discover the latest innovations, live experiences and more.


In 2018, the event brought together more than 100,000 participants, 9,000 startups, 1,900 investors, 1,900 journalists and 125 countries.





Location : Berlin, Germany

Date : September 6 – 11, 2019


IFA is a European trade fair showcasing the latest products and innovations in consumer electronics, telecommunications and the IT industry.


In 2018, the event attracted 250,000 visitors, 1,800 exhibitors and more than 100 countries



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San Francisco : October 2 – 4, 2019

Berlin : December 11 – 12, 2019


Disrupt is an event gathering the famous Startup Battlefields competition, a virtual hackathon, hundreds of startups, workshops etc.


In 2018, the event brought together thousands of visitors, + 100 startups and + 50 speakers





Location : Dubai

Date : October 6 – 10, 2019


Gitex is a major exhibition in the Middle East / South Asia region covering a wide range of topics such as AI, blockchain, robotics, cloud etc. It is oriented planning of the future.


In 2018, the event brought together 4,000 exhibitors from more than 24 sectors, + 150,000 participants from more than 120 countries. Note that the event also hosts Gitex Futures Stars, a startup contesting + 750 startups from more than 75 countries.




Web Summit

Location : Lisbon, Portugal

Date : November 4 – 7, 2019


Web Summit is a keynote conference on technology and innovation in Europe. It brings together the latest innovations as well as the key players of the tech around keynotes, stands, meetings etc.