Web Summit Community Meetups

We’ve handpicked over 30 incredible hosts to organise community meetups on each night of Web Summit. Wherever your interests lie, you can be sure to find a community to connect with.

Our hosts range from data scientists to VPs of marketing, and they’ll be bringing together attendees interested in social enterprise, SaaS, the food industry and many more.

Tuesday, November 8:

Meeting of the Mobile Minds
Host: Jennifer Wong, TUNE
Community: Any marketing executive who is responsible for a Mobile Best strategy at their organisation
Venue: Lisbon Winery – R. da Barroca 13, 1200-047, Lisboa

Decentralise all the things
Host: Bryson Hill
Community: People interested in strategies for a non-centralised web
Venue: Pink Wine Point – R. Nova do Carvalho 29, Lisboa

Content in a digital area
Host: Vered Lazarov
Community: Content writers, copywriters and creative managers
Venue: Pop Cereal – R. do Norte 64, 1200-365 Lisboa

Give your body a voice: Personalised FoodTech vs. Personalised FoodHealth
Host: Sophie Michelin
Community: Startups, corporates, investors and media with a special interest in foodtech, eHealth, IoT and Big Data in food & health
Venue: 4 Caravelas Cocktail Bar – R. Nova do Carvalho 75, 1200-371 Lisboa

Bloggers meetup
Host: Priyank Jain
Community: People who love blogging, content writing and sharing inspiring content
Venue: A Viagem – Tv. Ribeira Nova 30, 1200-371 Lisboa

A11y
Host: Joseph Pollack
Community: Accessibility, U/X, and responsive developers
Venue: Queijaria Cheese Store – Rua das Flores 64, 1200-190, Lisboa

The UX of music
Host: Rainer Henze
Community: Designers, developers and music lovers
Venue: La Puttana – R. Nova do Carvalho 70, 1200-371 Lisboa

From TDD to security driven development
Host: Olga Pavlovsky
Community: Developers and CTOs
Venue: Cafe Suave – R. do Diário de Notícias 6, Lisboa

Health 2.0 meetup
Host: Miguel Amador
Community: All people passionate about digital health and health technologies
Venue: Microsoft Portugal – Lda Lote 2.07.02, Rua Sinais de Fogo, 1990–110 Lisboa

Social commerce
Host: Bhupinder Tomar
Community: People interested in the social enterprise space
Venue: Hennessy’s – Cais do sodré 32-38, 1200-450 Lisboa

Fintech meetup
Host: Toby Lewis
Community: Anyone interested in fintech
Venue: By The Wine – 1200 014, Rua das Flores 41, Lisboa

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Geek Girls meetup
Host: Catarina Reis
Community: All the Geek Girls attending Web Summit
Venue: Sandeman Chiado – Largo Rafael Bordalo Pinheiro 28, 1200-108 Lisboa

Technology as a force for good
Host: Tim Manschot
Community: Companies, entrepreneurs and investors who target social, cultural or environmental challenges and use tech to scale impact
Venue: Cafe Tati – R. Ribeira Nova 36, Lisboa

Data science for tech
Host: Ekaterina Stambolieva
Community: Every startup, SME or big organisation who has a data science challenge they have to tackle and do not know how to do so
Venue: Duplex Restaurant & Bar – 1200 371, R. Nova do Carvalho 58, Lisboa

Women in Tech
Host: Iwona Gruszka
Community: Female founders of startups, female marketing experts, social media ninjas and other inspiring women who are attending Web Summit 2016
Venue: Espumantaria – Rua Nova do Carvalho, Lisboa

Wednesday, November 9:

Web-based 3D / WebGL
Host: Pavel Volichenko
Community: Game and web developers, product marketers, and other web-pros that believe interactive 3D graphics will bring great value when finally available without compromise in a web-browser
Venue: Espumantaria – Rua Nova do Carvalho, Lisboa

Designing together: how blockchain can have a beneficial impact on society
Host: Jan-Peter Doomernik
Community: Design thinkers, business developers and other people who are curious about how blockchain could have a positive impact on society. The host will introduce different types of blockchain and their impact on future value creation.
Venue: Beta-i -Av Casal Ribeiro, 28, 1000-092 Lisboa

Green entrepreneurship in Europe
Host:
Kseniia Choni
Community: Entrepreneurs, investors, corporates, NGOs, municipalities/ governments, and media working in the sustainability and cleantech domain
Venue: Pink Wine Point – R. Nova do Carvalho 29, Lisboa

Digital nomads and online entrepreneurs meetup
Host:
Anna Pelova
Community: Digital nomads and entrepreneurs who run their business from any location
Venue: 4 Caravelas Cocktail Bar – R. Nova do Carvalho 75, 1200-371 Lisboa

SaaS entrepreneurs meetup
Host:
Hammad Akbar
Community: Founders who are running SaaS companies with $1 Million ARR or over
Venue: A Viagem – Tv. Ribeira Nova 30, 1200-371 Lisboa

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Gamification world meetup
Host:
Manuel Pimenta
Community: Gamification practitioners and enthusiasts
Venue: La Puttana – R. Nova do Carvalho 70, 1200-371 Lisboa

Wellness anywhere. Simplified.
Host:
Victoria Saucier
Community: All people interested in connecting with digital health startups, innovators, healthcare investors, health and wellness providers and like-minded people from around the world.
Venue: Duplex Restaurant & Bar – 1200 371, R. Nova do Carvalho 58, Lisboa

Fashion tech future
Host:
Daniel Evans
Community: People interested in the world of fashion tech. Meet four experts in this field – Ashley Riley, Ashley Klenk, Madeline Childs and Kasper Woldtvedt
Venue: Cafe Suave – R. do Diário de Notícias 6, Lisboa

Ember.js meetup
Host:
Vitor Martins
Community: CTOs, software developers and tech people
Venue: Casa Independente – Largo do Intendente 45, 1100-285 Lisboa

Continuous delivery
Host:
Luis Faceira
Community: People interested in devops
Venue: Hennessy’s – Cais do sodré 32-38, 1200-450 Lisboa

Facing tomorrow’s challenge with digital education
Host:
Salifou Camara
Community: Those interested in digital education
Venue: By The Wine – 1200 014, Rua das Flores 41, Lisboa

Women in VR take on Lisbon
Host:
Luciana Carvalho Se
Community: Women and men interested in all things VR, AR and immersive tech
Venue: Vestigius -1200, Cais do Sodré 8

Game production and marketing
Host:
Anel Imanbay
Community: Those interested in game production, development, marketing, and playing
Venue: Pop Cereal – R. do Norte 64, 1200-365 Lisboa

A database for the decentralised web
Host: Brett Sun
Community: People who want to explore the decentralised web movement
Venue: Queijaria Cheese Store – Rua das Flores 64, 1200-190, Lisboa

Automotive & EV Startups
Host: Damien Tanner
Community: Electric vehicle and automotive startups
Venue: Cafe Tati – R. Ribeira Nova 36, Lisboa

JA Alumni Meetup
Host: JA Alumni Portugal
Community: Any former participant of Junior Achievement programs
Venue: Popolo – Av. 24 de Julho 50, 1200-868 Lisboa

Recipe for your social media success
Host: Jana Vasickova
Community: Anyone who would like to optimise their social media footprint
Venue: Fabrica Coffee Roasters – Rua das Portas de Santo Antão, 136
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