Past Events

27 January 2010 - 3:00pm - 9:00pm
Capacity: 28

See the post-event report and video here

 The NextWomen are running their first European Investment Pitch Evening of 2011 on January 27th. The event, in cooperation with Astia, aims to support women-led businesses prepare and practice their investment pitches with a real panel of investors, including DN Capital, Piton Capital, Octopus ventures, Incito ventures and incubator HackFwd.


26 April 2011 - 2:30pm - 29 April 2011 - 12:30am
São Paulo

The youPIX / SP Festival is the biggest festival of internet culture in Brazil.

youPIX is an event that discusses, celebrates and brings to the stage the silent revolution that is happening through the wireless network and has already changed a number of aspects of culture, behavior and business communications worldwide. If you want to understand the context in which this web culture is developing and dive into this amazing new world, youPIX is for you!

17 May 2011 - 9:00am - 18 May 2011 - 7:00pm
Berlin, Germany
Capacity: 2000

The NEXT Conference is one of the most important European conferences in the digital industry.

This year NEXT is all about Data Love. Together with well-known representatives of the international Internet industry the NEXT programme developers appointed digital industry experts to
be curators of six theme tracks: International, Commerce, Media, Social, Mobile, Branding and Technology.

See the official programme for more details.

18 May 2011 - 9:00am - 22 May 2011 - 3:00pm
Boulder, Colorado, USA

The second annual Boulder Startup Week promises five spring days full of events, networking and exciting job opportunities.

The startups in town are rolling out the red carpet for talented developers, designers, UI/UX peeps, marketers and startup enthusiasts. If this is you, your next career move could be awaiting you in Boulder!

You can RSVP for any of the events here. All events are free, with the exception of Ignite Boulder – an event that will bring more than a thousand people together for a night of fast-paced creativity. 

23 May 2011 - 9:00am - 25 May 2011 - 9:00pm
New York City, USA

After the success of last year's conferences in San Francisco and New York City, TechCrunch Disrupt returns in to both cities in 2011, with the addition of a third conference in Bejing. New York will host the first of the three events on May 23-25.

The main event, which launched two dozen startups in 2010, will be preceded by a Hackathon event on May 21-22 in which developers gather to hack together a product in 24 hours. GroupMe, which went on to raise over $10m, was born during last year's Hackathon and the results of the 2011 session are eagerly awaited.

3 June 2011 - 6:00pm - 5 June 2011 - 10:00pm
Madrid, Spain

The Startup Weekend brings together a group of highly motivated, developers, entrepreneurs, startup enthusiasts, marketing gurus and visual artists in a 54-hour event that builds communities, companies and projects.

The weekend is a "non-conference", where participants decide on the direction of the experience.

7 June 2011 - 8:00am - 9:30am
London, UK

The NextWomen has partnered with The Inspire Conference to present an Informative Breakfast, open to conference attendees and non-attendees alike. Come and meet, chat, do business and start the day with entrepreneurs, investors, founders and others.

The Inspire Conference brings together some of the most brilliant minds in Tech, Creativity and Entrepreneurship from across the world.. If you are a startup, entrepreneur, VC, Angel or business leader, this is a conference you can't afford to miss. See their website here.

7 June 2011 - 8:30am - 8 June 2011 - 6:00pm
London, UK

The Inspire Conference brings together some of the most brilliant minds in Tech, Creativity and Entrepreneurship from across the world.  If you are a startup, entrepreneur, VC, Angel or business leader, this is a conference you can't afford to miss. 

Includes The NextWomen Breakfast @The Inspire Conference on 7th June.

The NextWomen have partnered with The Inspire Conference to offer a 10% discount to our readers. Click 'Book Now' and use the promotion code: TheNextWomen

15 June 2011 - 9:00am - 16 June 2011 - 6:00pm
Madrid, Spain
Capacity: 1200

La Red Innova is the No.1 Tech Conference on Innovation, Internet, Creativity and Entrepreneurship, where Spain, Portugal and Latin America meet the World. Opinion leaders, entrepreneurs, managers, investors, academics, bloggers and government entities come together to share their experiences, ideas and projects.

Includes the La Red Innova Open Talent competition, in which 20 innovative, tech-related companies present themselves before a jury of specialists and VC representatives.

5 July 2011 - 9:00am - 6:00pm
Cambridge, UK

The BLN Growth Forum is a Powerpoint-free day of high-quality peer learning, discussion and networking for the leaders of the UK's most ambitious high-growth businesses. A maximum of 140 CEOs, CFOs, Founders, Chairs, PE, VC and public market investors will be taking part and learning from each other

The programme for the day is simple:
  • Stories, discussions and debate from speakers who are experts by dint of their real world entrepreneurial experience.
  • Great people, great networking.

The BLN Growth Forum is partnering with The NextWomen to offer a 25% discount to our readers. Click 'Book Now' and use discount code GF_TNW