The Webit Awards‘ shall be presented at glamorous ceremony followed by the traditional Chairman’s Black Tie dinner during the upcoming 10th anniversary edition of Webit.Festival Europe 2018 on 26-27 June in Sofia.
This year one of The Webits – a special recognition award goes to the King of Bollywood – Mr. Shah Rukh Khan for voicing children’s and women’s rights
Under the 2018 theme re:Inventing Europe’s Future, Webit.Foundation along with the EU Commissioner Digital Agenda and Society, Mariya Gabriel set a focus on empowering women in tech and politics setting special events and providing 1000 free tickets for women. There is also a special Ladies Lounge at Webit, powered by FiBank.
Webit hosts Prime Ministers, global innovators, industry, civil society, policy and academia leaders from 110 countries. The Awards Ceremony and the Black Tie Dinner are the place to meet the leaders of the Europe’s digital and tech ecosystem along with top policy makers and regulators.
The other Webit awards Industry categories include:
– Best Use of Digital Innovations in Health
– Best Security and Anti-fraud Solution
– Best Smart Cities Mobility Solution
– Women in Tech Award
– Outstanding Contribution to the Digital Industry
– Sustainable City Award
– Best Use of Digital for Accessibility & Inclusion
– Best Implementation of AI
– Best Innovation for Education
– Most Innovative Smart Cities Platform
– Best Smart Mobility Award
This year over 2800 startups applied and among them a global jury of investors, enterprise leaders, media and founders selected Europe’s top 200 Startups/Scaleups.
During a special event and a ceremony at Webit’s Plenary Stage on 27 June the top 5 companies shall make a final pitch and the winner shall be selected and awarded a 200 000 EUR investment cheque.
Looking forward to meeting you at Webit.Festival Europe!
the Webit team
Special thanks to our sponsors:
Strategic Media Partners
NetInfo and Nova TV
SAP, Microsoft, UBB, KBC Group
VISA, VMWare, Novartis, Bayer, European Commission, Samsung, Wolf Theiss, Google, Ryalto, Amgen, Astellas, Generali, Ambrosus, Italian Trade Agency, UK Innovate, Bulgarian SME Executive Agency, FiBank, Philli Morris, Garanti Koza, Here.
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