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International Women's Day with the Web Summit team

3/8/2019
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We sat down with three incredible women from the Web Summit team to chat about the experiences that made them the women in tech they are today.

Duration:00:26:17

Paddy Cosgrave on the Irish Government's misuse of history

11/21/2018
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"In Ireland today, as was the case in feudal France, a certain class of people who hold large amounts of property, have been granted extraordinary privileges. They are, through various property fund structures, exempted entirely from taxes. That’s essentially feudalism. Fine Gael style feudalism." A short lecture on the misappropriation of the ideas of Adam Smith and other Enlightenment thinkers by the current Irish Government delivered at Social Justice Ireland's annual conference by Web...

Duration:00:25:55

Collision 2017 - Chris Sacca and CNNMoney's Laurie Segall

5/3/2017
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Join Chris Sacca as he tackles topics on a completely unfiltered basis. With a superpower of being disarmingly candid, he can say things out loud that no one else can.

Duration:01:57:35

Sports: The Three Simple Questions - Peter Nelson Of HBO Sports

3/31/2017
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A look into value, meaning, and defining success. Official blog : https://blog.websummit.net/ Twitter : @WebSummit Facebook : @WebSummitHQ Instagram : @websummit #WebSummit

Duration:00:18:09

Sustainable business: is growth the right metric? - Julia Hartz & Tina Sharkey

3/31/2017
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With billion-dollar valuations rising and deflating quickly, how does a unicorn reach and keep their status? Eventbrite contributes their hugely successful and stable business in an unstable era by early bootstrapping and real-world business experience. President and co-founder Julia Hartz speaks with Tina Sharkey of Sherpa Ventures on slow and steady growth. Official website : https://collisionconf.com/ Official blog : https://collisionconf.com/news Twitter : @CollisionHQ Facebook :...

Duration:00:21:10

The Cult Of Razer: From Startup To Global Brand - Min-Liang Tan

3/31/2017
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If you are going the right way, there are always obstacles in your way. Right now in the gaming community this has never been more true with traditional consoles migrating to mobile and VR. How do you keep your community engaged with the shifting sands of the current landscape? Official website : http://riseconf.com/ Official blog : https://riseconf.com/news Facebook : RISEConf Twitter : @RISEConfHQ Instagram : @riseconfhq #RISEConf

Duration:00:20:44

Communities Of Creators - Miguel McKelvey of WeWork & Laurie Segall of CNNMoney

3/31/2017
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WeWork has enabled communities of creators across the world, and continues to expand with bright optimism. Looking at the future with a $16 billion dollar valuation, Miguel McKelvey discusses what’s next for the co-location business. Official website : https://collisionconf.com/ Official blog : https://collisionconf.com/news Twitter : @CollisionHQ Facebook : CollisionConf Instagram : @collisionconfhq #CollisionConf

Duration:00:24:17

Unbounded Ambition - Chris Sacca of Lowercase Capital & Laurie Segall of CNNMoney

3/28/2017
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How does Chris Sacca's enthusiasm affects the businesses he gets involved with? Learn how Shark Tank eventually got his respect, what deals he is most proud of, and industries he’s excited about right now. Official website : https://collisionconf.com/ Official blog : https://collisionconf.com/news Twitter : @CollisionHQ Facebook : CollisionConf Instagram : @collisionconfhq #CollisionConf

Duration:00:23:17

What is next for the biggest game in the world? - Mike Quigley & Erin Griffith

3/22/2017
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Pokémon Go has been the success story of the year so far. Niantic will explain why its overnight success was long in the making, and what they are planning next. In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled global meeting place for the world’s most disruptive technology...

Duration:00:19:33

We need gender quotas in technology companies - Rana el Kaliouby, Naveen Jain & Jessi Hempel

3/22/2017
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The numbers of women in technology just don't add up. Do we need gender quotas to fix this glaring problem? In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled global meeting place for the world’s most disruptive technology companies and those interested in how that disruption...

Duration:00:23:08

Does fitness data make the average person healthier? - Dr. Kyu Rhee & Akshat Rathi

3/22/2017
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We can now track every aspect of our health and fitness, but is this actually making a difference to the average person's wellbeing? In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled global meeting place for the world’s most disruptive technology companies and those...

Duration:00:14:21

Preaching to the converted - Marian Goodell, Bishop Paul Tighe & Jessi Hempel

3/22/2017
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How has social media enabled new connections to established communities? In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled global meeting place for the world’s most disruptive technology companies and those interested in how that disruption can transform their businesses and...

Duration:00:21:33

Growth at any cost: Mercenaries vs. Missionaries - Werner Vogels & Miguel Helft

3/22/2017
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Growth should come as a natural byproduct of structure and innovation. Some companies, however, chase rapid scaling above all else vs. building a long-term, sustainable business. How can both become disruptors in the market? In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled...

Duration:00:19:28

The age of moonshots and Hyperloop One - Josh Giegel, Shervin Pishevar & Laurie Segall

3/22/2017
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When Elon Musk dreamed up the revolutionary high-speed transport system Hyperloop not many ever believed it would come to pass. However, we now stand on the precipice of change will full testing starting early next year. What can we expect to see? In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology...

Duration:00:34:02

Leadership: You can't do it all - Julia Hartz, George Papandreou & Theresia Gouw

3/22/2017
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Is leading a company like leading a country? Yes, you must show vision, inspire and ultimately get results, but is that where the similarities end? We pair one of the most forward-looking Prime Ministers, Taavi Rõivas with one of the most innovative tech founders, Julia Hartz. Theresia Gouw, the Midas List investor, will lead the discussion. In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever...

Duration:00:04:46

The truth about the music industry

3/22/2017
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Tinie Tempah, Ne-Yo, Hans-Holger Albrecht, CEO of Deezer, Eric Wahlforss, Co-Founder & CTO of SoundCloud, and Andrew Flanagan, Senior Editor of Billboard. How exactly are breakthroughs in technology changing the music industry in 2016, and where does this leave the fan and artist alike? In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s...

Duration:00:29:07

Startups the next global generation - Mohit Rajpal, Ganesh Sonawane, Corinne Clinch & Brendan Howard

3/22/2017
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The PITCH winners from SURGE, Collision, and RISE to tell us how winning the competition has impacted their businesses and the reality of trying to make it in a competitive landscape. In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled global meeting place for the world’s most...

Duration:00:07:49

Majority world report - Saul Klein of LocalGlobe

3/22/2017
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Have we entered the age of the entrepreneur and what role should the tech industry play in the post-Brexit, post-Trump world? In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled global meeting place for the world’s most disruptive technology companies and those interested in...

Duration:00:15:05

Visualising a gaming future - Holly Liu, Ambarish Mitra, Shawn Layden and Blaise Zerega

3/22/2017
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You no longer have to wait to plug in your console to game. The rise in mobile and augmented reality has brought new elements to gaming, engaging a whole new audience. Where does the market go from here? In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled global meeting place...

Duration:00:16:53

PITCH Perfect - Payal Kadakia, Fred Destin, Sarah Leary & Jim Edwards

3/22/2017
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Before our PITCH final, we hear what can make the perfect pitch, what gets you recognised, and what turns an investor straight off your company? In six short years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 50,000 attendees from more than 150 countries. No technology conference has ever grown so large so fast. Web Summit has become “Europe’s largest and most important technology marketplace”. An unrivalled global meeting place for the world’s most disruptive technology companies and...

Duration:00:18:28