PARIS--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--LeWeb’13 Paris today announces the initial line-up of speakers who will address the event’s central theme - ‘The Next 10 Years.’
“To mark the 10th anniversary of LeWeb Paris, we want to fast-forward and imagine what the internet holds for us over the next 10 years”
The leading international conference, networking and business forum dedicated to the internet eco-system, celebrates its 10th anniversary this year.
“To mark the 10th anniversary of LeWeb Paris, we want to fast-forward and imagine what the internet holds for us over the next 10 years,” commented LeWeb Co-Founder Loïc Le Meur.
“Over the past decade, LeWeb has brought together a combination of business leaders and visionary speakers, established itself as the largest gathering of start-up companies, entrepreneurs and technological innovators operating in the internet sector and welcomed the venture capitalists and business angels who are helping those start-ups bring their ideas to market. Now we are going to challenge ourselves by taking a look at the next decade,” he added.
LeWeb’s initial roster of speakers reflects the event’s diverse international footprint, bringing together internet entrepreneur and Evernote CEO Phil Libin, author, investor and special advisor to the Motorola business unit of Google Guy Kawasaki, author, digital consultant, social media strategist and story-telling entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk, lifelong entrepreneur, product innovator and PayPal President David Marcus, venture capitalist and successful seed stage investor Jeff Clavier (Founder & Managing Partner SofTech VC) and information technology investment specialist David Hornick (General Partner August Capital).
Taking place December 10-12, LeWeb’13 Paris will bring together over 3,500 participants from some 75 countries and will again host the internationally-renowned Start-Up Competition for start-ups operating in the internet eco-system.
Since its launch in 2004, LeWeb Paris has provided an international launching pad for the likes of the Uber app, inspired the creation of Dailymotion, honoured Start-Up Competition winner Evernote and welcomed an eclectic collection of conference speakers that has includes Google’s Eric Schmidt, fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld, design guru Philippe Starck, YouTube’s Chad Hurley and Instagram Co-Founder Kevin Systrom.
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For further details of LeWeb’13 Paris visit http://paris.leweb.co
Launched in 2004 by Loïc and Geraldine Le Meur, LeWeb Paris is Europe’s leading Internet conference, networking and business event. Each year LeWeb Paris brings together start-ups, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, Tech leaders, visionary thinkers, business angels, specialist bloggers and media who are operating in the vast Internet eco-system.
In 2012, the LeWeb brand was extended to the United Kingdom with the launch of LeWeb London.
In December 2012, LeWeb was acquired by Reed MIDEM, a leading organizer of international tradeshows and conferences.