Events News Summit comes to London

11th April 2024
Sheryl Miles
0, a platform dedicated to providing comprehensive coverage, analysis, and insights into Europe’s technology sector, is set to host the Summit London 2024 in May.

This event marks a significant milestone in the platform's expansion efforts within the UK market. The summit is expected to welcome over 2,000 participants and features a lineup of 120 speakers including startup founders, venture capital leaders, corporate tech innovators, policymakers, and technology journalists. The summit is designed to facilitate unparalleled networking opportunities as well as offer deep insights into the tech industry’s latest trends and challenges. This year, the introduction of a dedicated startup lounge will provide a unique platform for founders to present their innovative solutions and engage directly with potential investors.

The Summit is an annual conference that brings together key stakeholders in the European tech industry and is designed to facilitate connections and discussions around the most important issues facing the industry today. Over the years, has continuously increased the capacity of the summit, having hosted the event in Brussels for the last two years, bringing experts, industry leaders, and startups together for an in-depth look into the technology sector and its latest trends. 

The Summit London 2024 will delve into the most groundbreaking technological advancements with esteemed speakers shedding light on various topics, including artificial intelligence, healthcare, climate tech, deeptech, and fintech. The conference aims to explore the transformative impact of artificial intelligence, discuss innovative solutions to address the urgent climate crisis, examine how financial technologies enrich our daily lives, uncover the technological revolution unfolding in the healthcare industry, and several other impactful topics. This year’s event will enable attendees to dive into an environment where the latest technology trends and the startups developing them are at the forefront. believes that hosting the 2024 event within the UK capital offers a key opportunity to further grow the conference. Summit London 2024 will feature several high-profile speakers including:

  • Allen Taylor, Managing Partner at Endeavor Catalyst
  • Andrea Traversone, Managing Partner at the NATO Innovation Fund
  • Bao-Y Van Cong, Partner at Target Global
  • Cameron McLain, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Giant Ventures
  • Filip Felician Dames, Founder and Partner at Cherry Ventures
  • Ludwig Ensthaler, Co-Founder and General Partner at 468 Capital
  • Matt Ondler, President at Axiom Space
  • Ophelia Brown, Founder and Partner at Blossom Capital

So far, the summit has garnered several endorsements, such as Endeavor who, as Diamond Partner, will be providing a matchmaking side event for startups and VCs during the conference. Other endorsements include Colendi as a Diamond Partner and Intel as Platinum. Floww and Orrick have joined as Gold Partners, whilst 500 Emerging Europe and Debite have both been announced as Silver Partners. 

The Summit London 2024 kicks off on 15th May with a VIP Reception for industry leaders, keynote speakers, and VIP guests. In addition, the Night Party on the evening of 16th May provides a relaxed setting for meaningful connections. 

The UK Technology Sector was ranked the best in Europe and third in the world at the end of 2022, reaching a combined market value of $1 trillion (£793.8 billion).

Furthermore, the UK Tech Workforce is expanding. According to the CompTIA State of the Tech Workforce UK 2023 Report, net-tech employment has increased by 75,280 new jobs since 2017. These statistics demonstrate the size and scalability of the technology sector within the UK, and believes that by hosting its annual summit in London, it will be able to increase its audience and offer greater opportunities to attendees.  

The full list of speakers can be viewed via the website, with more due to be announced in the coming weeks. The event takes place from 16–17 May 2024, at The Old Billingsgate in London.

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