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20 Oct 2022

Join us at Web Summit: “Glastonbury for geeks”

The Web Summit 2022, Lisbon, is dubbed THE most exciting tech conference of the year. And will welcome 70,000+ attendees this November. As unashamed geeks, we’ll be there in spades.

What is Web Summit?

Web Summit events have gathered half a million people across their events in Lisbon, Rio de Janeiro, North America, and Asia since its beginnings as a 150-person conference in Dublin in 2009.

Web Summit’s mission is to create software that enables meaningful connections between the CEOs, founders, investors, media, politicians and cultural figureheads who are reshaping the world.

The Guardian called Web Summit “Glastonbury for geeks”; The Financial Times “the world’s largest tech conference”. It’s THE place to be this November.

Weavr will be there!

Come and meet us – the Weavr team will be at stand E110 in Pavilion 1 for the entire duration of Web Summit. Here are some specifics, other than our stand, of what the team are up to at this hotly anticipated event.

Tuesday 1st November – from 18:00

🏆 The Europas 2022 – Europe’s hottest tech startup awards

Weavr are proud finalist for this years “Hottest Fintech Startup” (yes Fintech is “hot” right now). So we’ll be donning our glad rags in the hope we might pick up an award *crosses fingers*.

Whether we do, or not, we’d like to congratulate all fellow finalists and look forward to celebrating with you on the night.

Wednesday 2nd November – 10:35-11:00

🦄 “How do you build a unicorn?

It’s estimated that fewer than one percent of startups in the stable get the chance to become a unicorn. With an upcoming recession, startups face even more challenges when it comes to raising funds, scaling business and reaching that unicorn status. In this discussion, companies at different stages of that unicorn journey share their experiences.

We’re sure this will be a popular one, so get there early to make sure you get a good seat.

Speakers:

  • Adrian Mizzi, Co-Founder and CTO, Weavr
  • Chermaine Hu, Co-Founder and CFO, Episode Six
  • Jaidev Janardana, CEO, Zopa
  • Alisa Cohn, Contributor, Forbes

Happy hour at the Weavr stand – Wednesday 2nd November – 16:00

🥂 All this networking, chatting and socialising in-real life is thirsty work.

PLUG IN and play with Weavr at Web Summit – our happy hour starts at 4pm, at the Weavr stand (E110 in Pavilion 1) – we’d love to hear about your favourite speakers of the event so far, what you’re looking forward to, and obviously if you have any embedded finance questions – you’ll be at the right stand!

Cheers to a fabulous Web Summit 2022. RSVP here if you can join for happy hour.

Thursday 3rd November – 11:00 – 11:45

🚀 “How to power your rocket ship with embedded finance”

Masterclass 4 – hosted by Daniel Greiller, Chief Commercial Officer and joined by finway‘s Co-Founder, Csaba Krümmer. Perhaps you’re unsure what embedded finance is, and what the possibilities could be for your business? This talk is for you.

You’ll not only discover “how to power your rocket ship with embedded finance’, but also specifics in how embedded finance helps with topics such as: acquisition, customer engagement and user experience, helping reduce churn rates… Lots more will be covered.

So, we’ll see you soon right?

Looking forward to it – have a peak at our LinkedIn page and feel free to reach out to the team – or connect via the Web Summit app here.

 

You can find Web Summit’s full schedule here, event map, and the speaker list is here.

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