Frequently Asked Questions
What is Web Summit?
In five years, Web Summit has grown from 400 attendees to over 42,000 from more than 134 countries. It’s been called “the best technology conference on the planet”. But we just think it’s different. And that difference works for our attendees, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to the world’s most exciting startups.
Where does Web Summit take place?
Web Summit 2016 is taking place in the Feira Internacional de Lisboa and Meo Arena, R. Bojador, 1998-010 Santa Maria dos Olivais, Lisbon, Portugal.
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 email@example.com.
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.
How do I get to and from Web Summit?
Check out our blog post here to find out how to get to the Web Summit venue and learn more about transportation in Lisbon.
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
Can I transfer my ticket to another person during the conference?
No, each ticket is valid to be used by one person only for the duration of the conference.
I can’t attend Web Summit anymore. Can I get a refund?
Unfortunately not. We have a strict no refunds policy, which you can find in our terms and conditions. You can however change the name on your ticket prior to the event, and have someone else go in your place.
How do I change the name on my ticket?
You can watch this short video to guide you through the simple process of reassigning your ticket.
Do you have any hotel recommendations?
We have a list of our hotel recommendations and booking packages here.
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 pay for travel?
Unfortunately, we can’t pay for travel expenses for Web Summit.
What is the dress code for Web Summit?
There is no specific dress code for Web Summit, however people tend to dress smart casual.
I’m interested in a media pass for the event, who do I contact?
If you would like to cover Web Summit in a media capacity, you can do so by filling out our Media Accreditation Application Form. For information on media at Web Summit please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
I’m interested in partnering with the event, who do I contact?
For partnership queries please contact email@example.com.
I’m interested in investor opportunities at Web Summit, who do I contact?
For information on investors at Web Summit please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
I’m interested in working for Web Summit, who do I contact?
For a listing of current jobs at Web Summit, please see our careers page here.
I’m interested in volunteering at Web Summit, how do I apply?
Do you host any other events?
How can I get the latest updates about the event?
Do you have an Anti Harassment Policy?
Yes. You can find our Anti Harassment policy here.