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 !

 

 

CES

 

CES 

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.

 

maddy keynote

 

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.

 

slush  

SLUSH

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.

 

the next web

 

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.

 

vivatech

 

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.

 

IFA

 

IFA

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

 

 

disrupt tech crunch

 

Disrupt

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

 

Gitex

 

Gitex

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.

 

websummit

 

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.