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Top Startup Conferences in 2018

Which conference for startups in Europe is the best to visit this year? How to choose the best on a long list? In what country do they take place? and how much does a ticket cost? Below is a list of popular tech conferences so you can plan your year in advance. These conferences help startups find investors and vice versa, investors can find a promising startup. Also, on the conference you can meet a lot of interesting people and share your thoughts with them. You can find more information about other interesting conferences in Europe here. Reserve time and plan your campaigns at the conference now.

Wolves Summit

Wolves Summit is the largest event for startups in Poland. It will take place on 10-11 April in Warsaw. Organizers invite startups, investors, and thought leaders. Conference visitors can take part in the discussion of new technological trends, innovations, Fintech and Blockchain with famous Polish speakers. But the main attention will be given to the presentation of start-ups. The cost of entrance tickets starts at 162 euros.

Dublin Technical Summit

Dublin (Ireland) is the real center of the global IT industry. World-renowned technical corporations are based in Ireland. Dublin Technical Summit, which will be held in 18-19 April. Its expected attendance is over 10,000 visitors and more than 250 speakers from Bitcoin Foundation, Twitter, NASA JPL, Oracle, Microsoft and Yahoo. This event will also present diverse startups. At the same time, it will host a conference Technology + Music, dedicated to the impact of technology on music. The ticket price starts at 349 euros.


International annual conference, which was first launched in 2007. The main discussion topics are high-tech innovations, online media, network marketing, creation and financing of start-ups, and project management. You can visit InfoShare in 22-13 May in Gdansk, Poland. So far, there are free tickets.

Latitude 59

This international conference provides a platform for meetings for start-up founders and potential investors. It is going to take place on 24-25 May in Tallinn / Estonia. Last year, the conference gathered over 2000 participants and dozens of speakers from around the world discussing the hottest topics of startup development. Ticket prices start from 159 euros.

The Next Web

More than 2500 participants are expected to attend this international conference this year. It is dedicated to the latest trends in e-commerce and tech innovations. The Next Web will be on 24-25 May in Amsterdam (The Netherlands). Tickets starts from 199 euros

Shift Conference

One of the largest IT conferences in the Balkans (over 1000 visitors) for startups founders and investors. The program also includes awards for the best startups and a hackathon.

You can visit it on 31 May & 1 June in Split, Croatia. Ticket prices start from $50

Webit Congress

One of the largest conferences dedicated to IT business: more than 10 000 visitors from more than 110 countries, 260 speakers, over 300 accredited media. Webit Congress will be held in Sofia, Bulgaria in 25-27 June 2018. You can buy tickets now from 190 euros.

Bits and Pretzels

Bits and Pretzels: 30 September – 2nd October in Munich, Germany. It is a 3-day founders festival that brings together 5000 startup enthusiasts to create a unique network around Oktoberfest.


One of the main conferences not only in Europe, but also in the world. It gathers representatives of technology companies around the world in Lisbon, Portugal. They talk about cryptocurrencies, virtual reality, the Internet of Things and other trends. Now the special price for two tickets is 850 Euros. The conference dates are 5-7 November.

Of course, this is not a complete list of European events, but we have tried to collect the brightest and most interesting for you to find new opportunities.

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