Attending Web Summit
Business Sweden and the Embassy of Sweden in Lisbon, in collaboration with IKEA and Trustly, are hosting the Swedish Hotspot to gather and present Swedish start-ups at Web Summit under the Swedish umbrella.
The Swedish Hotspot will be located at a prime location in hall 2 of Web Summit and be the base for the Swedish Hotspot companies as well as the scene for activities such as pitching sessions an investor lunch and other networking arrangements.
Sweden’s strong brand within the tech and digital industry and the great interest generated for Swedish companies, provides increased exposure and attention for the Swedish Hotspot and the participating companies.
Swedish Hotspot at Web summit 2016
Slush is the focal point for startups and tech talent to meet with top-tier international investors, executives and media. Slush is a non-profit event organized by a community of entrepreneurs, investors, students and event production professionals. Slush has grown from a 300-person gathering to become one of the leading events of its kind in the world..
Swedish Hotspot previous events:
Swedish Hotspot at Slush 2015
Swedish Hotspot at Slush 2016
The GSMA Mobile World Congress (MWC) is a combination of the world's largest exhibition for the mobile industry and a conference featuring prominent executives representing mobile operators, device manufacturers.
Business Sweden has since 2003 been participating and hosting the Swedish Pavilion at the Mobile World Congress. In order to offer start-ups an budget-friendly option to participate and get exposed at MWC, the Swedish Hotspot was integrated in the Swedish Pavilion for the first time at MWC17.