Global tech festival NewCo returns for eighth year

Global technology and media festival NewCo, has announced the return of its London event, which will take place from the 11-13th March across several city locations.

NewCo is a behind the scenes look at some of London’s most exciting and innovative technology startups in intimate settings with exclusive insights from a wide range of founders and thought leaders.  

The presentation schedule is shaping up to be an inspiring year with over 40 companies taking part. This includes a talk from the Founder of BBOXX on the impact of their work and how they started the business, as well as Customer Experience Analytics company, Chattermill who will share the breakthrough technologies they are incorporating in their business. Other companies include Zinc, Founders Factory and Wayra.

David Morris, Lead of NewCo London and Head of Technology & Media Careers at London Business School said: “We are thrilled to be a part of NewCo London in its eighth year. As one of the most established tech festivals across the world, 2020 is shaping to be another great year. We have some amazing businesses presenting and can’t wait to showcase what they have to offer.”

NewCo was founded in 2012 in San Francisco by tech entrepreneur John Battelle. John had the vision of connecting ‘festival goers’ with tech brands by holding founder-led sessions to learn more about cutting-edge companies. NewCo has produced city-specific festivals in 30 cities hosted throughout North America, Europe, Latin America, Australia and Asia. 

For the 5th year, NewCo London has partnered with London Business School, to organise and coordinate the festival across the city.

To register for a ticket click here. (You can find daily updates on Twitter using @NewCoLDN and the hashtag #NewCoLDN.)

The 2020 schedule can be found here.