Tech conferences in April 2018

There are a lot of tech conferences organized each year around the world. In this post, Sofia Björklöv will outline which tech conferences Matchmore will attend in the month of April.

Tech conferences in April 2018

There are hundreds of tech conferences organized around the world every year. The purpose of these is to educate, inform and train participants in various fields and subjects. It is also a great opportunity for organizations to network, try the newest technology and explore industry trends.

We will of course attend some of the most relevant tech conferences in Europe this year. This blog post will outline the four tech conferences in Europe which we plan to attend in April.

Seedstars Summit
Where: Lausanne, Switzerland
When: April 12, 2018
What: This conference is an entrepreneurship forum for emerging markets. According to the International Monetary Fund, 39 % of the global GDP comes from emerging markets, and this percentage is expected to rise. At the same time, 84 % of the total world's population is located in these regions (IMF, 2016). Statistics, data and figures all confirm it - emerging markets are the future.

There will be more than 65 startups competing for equity investment up to $1,000,000! In addition to the startups, there will also be investors, government officials, corporate innovators and CEOs from Africa, Asia, LATAM, CEE and MENA regions. All in all, there will be entrepreneurs from more than 75 different countries attending the conference!

The conference includes panel discussions and workshops on fintech, edtech, digital health, agritech, IoT, hardware, social networking, clean tech and much more.

Do like we already did, buy a ticket!

App Builders Switzerland 2018
Where: Lugano, Switzerland
When: April 16-17, 2018
What: This conference focuses on mobile technologies. During two days in Lugano, it is possible to participate in sessions all day long discussing iOS and Android related issues. There are two rooms which will host tech sessions simultaneously, so it is possible to find something for all tech-oriented participants.

The conference includes about 30 sessions, 30 speakers and more than 300 participants. It also includes three special sessions, hosted by Steve Scott, the organizer of the conference. The objective of these sessions is to gain insight into uncommon topics in mobile conferences.

Find your ticket here!

IoT Tech Expo Global
Where: London, Great Britain
When: April 18-19, 2018
What: The IoT Tech Expo event will bring together key industries from all over the world during 2 days in London. The conference includes top level content and discussions on various topics. Exploring the latest innovations within the Internet of Things and covering the impact it has on many industries including Manufacturing, Transport, Supply Chain, Insurance, Logistics, Government, Energy and Automotive.

Key topics which will be discussed include: smart building & facilities management, building the connected supply chain, intelligent city and transport management, smart grid data management and analytics, asset monitoring and management and delivering smart connected new products.

We bought our tickets here, do the same!

eCom Geneva
Where: Geneva, Switzerland
When: April 24-25, 2018
What: The eCom Geneva conference is the largest exhibition dedicated to the web, eCommerce, mobile and digital marketing in French-speaking Switzerland. The event offers a rich and varied program of themed conferences, an exhibition area, workshops, business meetings and training sessions.

This is a great opportunity for company directors and managers responsible for digital, web and mobile, eCommerce, eBusiness, marketing and communication, and IT. There will be more than 250 companies in the exhibition area, the program includes more than 120 talks and organized discussions and there will be 9 different rooms dedicated to product demos only. (Please note that the majority of the conference will be in French!)

Get your tickets here, just like we already have done!

If you are attending any of these conferences and would like to meet up for a coffee or just a chat to discuss geomatching, let us know by sending me an email at, and I will hook you up with us!

And by the way, don't forget that you can sign up and try Matchmore for free here.