“The magic began basically after the conference was over, in the evening, when everyone goes to the pubs. It was truly magical.” – Scott Stanford, Sherpa Capital Collision doesn’t end at 5pm. After the day is done, you’ll meet the Collision crowd at our legendary networking events across New Orleans. […]
“We met with Unilever Ventures during Office Hours at the end of Web Summit Day Two. That night, they contacted us to see if we could come and meet their board on Friday. We met Friday lunchtime, and by Monday we had an agreed term sheet.”
In 2016, our startups team communicated with 86,428 startups. 3,055 joined us at our events.
Our experienced team collectively spend 27,360 hours each year choosing the very best entrepreneurs to join us at our events, and we’re delighted that when people choose to join us, they often come back.
Dr. Kevin Cunningham, who teaches statistics at the Dublin Institute of Technology, led a huge survey effort at our flagship event, Web Summit, in 2016 along with Dr. Aaron Meagher, formerly of the Technical University of Berlin. Based on these results we’ve decided to make a radical change for 2017. […]
In this post, Rangle.io‘s Marketing Director, Amanda Connon-Unda, reports on great ideas for fostering diversity, while attending Collision’s Women in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) Roundtable in New Orleans in April. 1) Encourage girls of all walks of life to consider tech careers The host of the Roundtable, Maria Klawe, opened the session […]