Innovation Summit: EMEA

Phocuswright Europe attendees come prepared to discover the next market-changing innovations, seeking fresh ideas, new partners and investment opportunities. The innovators who take the stage represent the best of the best travel startups in the EMEA region. 

What is Innovation Summit: EMEA?

Innovation Summit: EMEA takes place during prime time on the main stage in front of the full Phocuswright Europe audience. This is where the battle gets big! Innovation Summit: EMEA innovators can also participate in the Showcase to spend dedicated time with attendees, partners and prospects – demonstrating their products in a hands-on environment. 

Eligibility Criteria

Companies eligible to apply for Summit: EMEA

  • Startup and emerging companies 48 months or younger
  • No funding limit
  • Must pass through a rigorous Phocuswright screening
  • Accepted contestants pay €2500 for entrance to Innovation Summit: EMEA and Phocuswright Europe

Demonstrator Benefits

Pitching isn't everything, nor is it the only thing. The demonstrator package provides innovators with more than just marketing and promotion. Accepted innovators also benefit from business development opportunities, on-site meetings, critics' feedback, and a chance to wow the travel industry's most savvy and engaged audience during Phocuswright Europe.

All Innovation Summit: EMEA contestants receive:

  • One registration to Phocuswright Europe (value: €1999)
  • Nine minutes on stage during Summit (demo + Dragons' feedback)
  • Pre-conference consultation with Phocuswright's expert analyst
  • Logo on the Phocuswright Europe website
  • Inclusion in all program schedules
  • Profile on conference website and mobile app
  • Pre-event, post-event and onsite conference promotion
  • Social media marketing campaigns
  • Winner moves on to the Global Innovation Summit at The Phocuswright Conference in November

Add-On Items

  • Startup Kiosk in main showcase area
  • Video recording of on-stage demonstration 
  • Additional discounted registration tickets 

Innovation Summit: EMEA Awards

  • Most Innovative Startup: winner and runner-up
  • Most Innovative Emerging: winner and runner-up
  • The People's Choice Award: selected by audience voting
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Apply for 2020 €2500

Application Deadline: 30 June

Questions? Contact Virendra Jain:
+91 9167 456 457
[email protected]

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