Frequently Asked Questions


What is Web Summit?

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 their lives.



What does my Web Summit ticket entitle me to?

A standard Web Summit ticket grants you entry to Web Summit 2016 on November 7-10 as well as access to Web Summit satellite events, networking events and Night Summit parties. A premium ticket includes all of the above and access to the VIP Networking Lounge. A platinum ticket will include all of the above plus access to the VIP Networking and Speakers Lounge. For any ticket enquires email tickets@websummit.net.


How can I register for Web Summit?

To register for Web Summit, you must download our app which will be available to download closer to the time. Here you will find your QR code. Please present this along with photo ID at registration.



I want to speak or propose a speaker for Web Summit.

We pride ourselves on putting the leading voices from technology on stage at our events. We’re always looking to collaborate with more founders and CEOs to create engaging content for our attendees. If you would like to propose a speaker, please fill in the form here. If we think there could be a good fit, a member of our team will be in touch with you.


What does a Women in Tech ticket entitle me to?

A Women in Tech ticket is equivalent to a standard ticket and entitles you to entry to Web Summit 2016 on November 7-10 as well as access to Web Summit satellite events, networking events and parties. This includes the following benefits:

Access to all stage talks
Access to exhibition floor
Access to attendee database during event
Ability to contact attendees during event
Wristband to Night Summit
Email support
Phone support








Is there a schedule available?

You can check out what to expect at Web Summit here. A more detailed schedule will be made available closer to the event. It will be available on our website and in our attendee app.



Do you offer discounted flight rates?

Yes, we have partnered with TAP airlines and we can offer a 10% discount on economy flights and a 20% discount on business class flights to and from Lisbon. Simply enter the following code in the promotion box when selecting flights and dates: IT16TPCG39 Please note that this discount code will only be valid for TAP operated flights and they must be booked using www.flytap.com Read T&Cs here.


I need a visa to attend, can you help me?

While we will not engage directly with your relevant embassy, we will happily send you an invitation letter once you purchase your ticket. To receive your letter, please email us at tickets@websummit.net with your booking reference. Please note that your embassy will require notice before issuing your visa. To see if you need a visa, please refer to this list.