The countdown has started! 4 Years From Now, a major annual event that is the startup business platform of Mobile World Capital Barcelona, the sidekick of the Mobile World Congress meant specifically for startups, is happening a few weeks from now. Find out everything you need to know below and get your tickets asap!
4 Years From Now is an event where startups, entrepreneurs, investors, corporations and public institutions meet to introduce themselves to each other and start thinking and working together. 4YFN is all about networking, connecting and inspiring each other, and it serves as a potential birthplace of future deals and ventures.
From 27 February to 1 March 2017, during the GSMA Mobile World Congress Barcelona, the world’s largest mobile industry exhibition.
Why You Can’t Miss It
4YFN provides startups with access to knowledge, a fresh network of contacts and exciting business opportunities. For attendees, it offers a bunch of programs and events to broaden your mind and help you get acquainted with some of the most defining and inspirational players in the international technology and startup ecosystem. Events include startup pitching sessions presenting innovative project that will blow your mind, a Demo Day where carefully selected teams will introduce their products as well as their vision, and of course there’s the Innovation Market, where startups showcase their ideas and exhibiting gadgets that you can try on the spot. You can also attend workshops and panels and listen to the most relevant professionals talk about the current trends and challenges of their respective industries.
Who Will Be There
Next to the long line of startups that will be taking part in the events, some of the most influential personas of the digital world will also be present at 4YFN. This year’s list of speakers will include Nicola Mendelsohn (Vice President, Facebook EMEA), Zack Weisfeld (General Manager, Microsoft Ventures), Marcus Weldon (President of Bell Labs and Corporate Chief Technology Officer, NOKIA), Michael Spiegelman (Director of Product Innovation for Growth & Acquisition, Netflix), Jon Bradford (Managing Director, Techstars), and many, many more.
More information on 4YFN’s official website!