IT Conferences that are Worth Visiting

How and where can you meet the CEO of a Fortune 500 Company, the CTO of a highly innovative company, angel investors and young specialists such as yourself? The one answer – IT conferences. A lot of successful IT gurus made their first contacts at one of several specialized IT conferences. There are lots of them all over the world. We have collected some of the most interesting for you along with brief description of each.

LeWeb Paris


LeWeb Paris is the top-level European industry event on web technologies “Internet of Things”. This is one of the most prestigious conferences for entrepreneurs, media professionals, scientists and politicians from almost 60 countries. Last year it was visited by more than 3,500 participants.

DLD Munich

DLD Munich is a conference organized by the Munich based DLD Media, a company of Burda Digital. DLD conference, which is held in Munich, hosts over 800 creative international leaders, disruptors, and thinkers from digital and consumer markets, media, technology, design, science, politics, social, arts and culture from around the globe.

London Web Summit

The two largest web & start up conferences in the UK & Ireland, GeeknRolla and the Dublin Web Summit, have been merged together to create the London Web Summit. Topics of this year’s conference are: Latest Trends in Local, Social & Mobile; Start Ups: Growth & Investment Strategies; Insights on Cloud, Data & More.

DEMO San Francisco

The DEMO conference has been produced by IDG Enterprise. DEMO focuses on emerging technologies and new product innovations. The DEMO conferences have earned a reputation for consistently identifying tomorrow’s cutting-edge technologies and have served as the launchpad for companies such as Palm, E*Trade, Salesforce, Webex, Tivo ,VMware and Fusion-io and thousands more, helping them to secure venture funding, establish critical business relationships, and influence early adopters.

TechCrunch Disrupt

Technical Crunch is a leading technology media portal. Some of the most famous speakers at the last TechCrunch Disrupt conference were Mark Zuckerberg, Founder & CEO of Facebook, Marissa Meyer, CEO of Yahoo, Jack Dorsey, Co-founder & Chairman of Twitter and many more. TechCruch Disrupt is a conference where you can feel the true spirit of Silicon Valley.

The Next Web

The Next Web Conference Europe (Amsterdam, the Netherlands) attracts, nowadays, over 2000 participants from 50+ countries. This is one of the biggest events in Europe about the Internet and innovation in the online space. The Next Web Conference would be valuable and interesting for people whose business is growing in the Internet. You can get a chance to understand what will dominate the internet market sphere over the span of the next year.


Webit Congress – the only global event for the new digital and tech markets with a special focus on the EMEA market which takes place in Istanbul, Turkey. More than 6000 delegates from 72 countries explored new ideas and business opportunities; 180+ world-class thought-leaders shared their remarkable knowledge, providing more than 100 hours of engaging conference programs.


IDCEE (Investor Day Central and Eastern Europe, Kyiv, Ukraine) is one of the biggest IT events in the emerging CEE region. The Conference is a one of its kind in Ukraine and has become a must-attend annual event for leaders and innovators in the sphere of web-related technologies throughout Central and Eastern Europe.


IDCEE 2011 was among the TOP-5 best IT conferences in Europe.

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