What a week: Here’s our 15 Web Summit highlights

When will we see you again? Check out what we have going on in 2016

What an amazing week. We’re still getting over the buzz of Web Summit 2015 here in our HQ.

Picking highlights from the different talks was tough – near impossible – but I managed to pick out 15.

What are yours?

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To say we’re fans of Dave McClure is something of an understatement. He spoke on Startup University Stage on Day One and Centre Stage on Day Two.
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NFL legend Tiki Barber gave a couple of brilliant talks on Days One and Two on Sport Stage and Marketing Stage.
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Here’s charity: water Founder Scott Harrison inspiring our Web Summit for Schools Audience.
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Nico Sell was a real standout on Day Three on Centre Stage, talking about online privacy.
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Steve Angello, formerly of Swedish House Mafia, told us how streaming has affected the music industry on Day Two, Centre Stage.
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The man who got us swiping: Tinder Co-Founder Sean Rad rocked Centre Stage on Day Two.
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Former Apple CEO John Sculley was a real standout on Day Two, Centre Stage.
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We love a local lad: it’s our own Jamie Heaslip on Centre Stage, Day One.
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Natalia Vodianova talked about her startup Elbi on Centre Stage, Day One.
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Chris Froome confessed that he’s not in the best shape on Centre Stage: “November is the one month you can have a burger; have a beer,” he said.
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Pixar President Ed Catmull let our Careers Night audience in on the secrets of the studio he founded.
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On Day Three, Mikko Hyppönen told Centre Stage about the dangers of making assumptions on the Ashley Madison hack.
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The man himself. It was a packed house for Dan Brown’s Centre Stage talk on Day Two.
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CNN’s Head of Social Samantha Barry told us how social media will influence the US presidential election.
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Footballing boss Edwin van der Sar told Sports Stage how to market the world’s most popular sport.

The show goes on: Take a look at what’s going on in 2016.

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