Summit FAQs

Beyond the headlines, beyond the press releases, beyond the hype, at The Summit you’ll hear the real stories behind today’s tech successes.
What is The Summit?

Within three years The Summit has become one of the world's most influential and international tech events. The Summit 2013 showcased over 250 world-renowned speakers, 1000 exhibitors, 100 satellite events and the opening of the NASDAQ market live on stage. For three days this November, Dublin will once again become the international tech capital.

Who attends The Summit?

Last year, 10,242 attendees came from all over the globe including business leaders from Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Box and over 60% of the Fortune 500. This year, 20,000 people interested in the future of the world will meet and learn from the people changing the world, faster and further than any generation in history. You can read more about The Summit 2014 in our attendee doc.

When is The Summit?

The Summit is taking place from 4 - 6 November 2014. There will be peripheral events and extra networking opportunities scheduled during the days surrounding the main event, so we'd recommend you account for this when booking your flights.

Where is The Summit on?

The Summit takes place in various venues across the city of Dublin, Ireland. More specific venue information will be made available with the release of our agenda in the coming months.

How do I apply for tickets?

You can apply for a 2 for 1 ticket to The Summit here. It's free to apply and takes less than a minute.

How much does a ticket cost?

Tickets are priced at €790 per ticket or 2 x €395, when bought as part of a 2 for 1 deal. Limited to the first 250 redemptions. Ticket prices then go up to the €790 per ticket. For any queries please email tickets@thesummit.co.

What does my 2 for 1 voucher entitle me to?

Your 2 for 1 voucher entitles you to a discount code that can be used to redeem 2 tickets to The Summit for the price of 1. You can sign up for a 2 for 1 voucher here.

When can I use my 2 for 1 voucher?

We'll be distributing 2 for 1 codes to all of our successful applicants the week that tickets go on sale. 2 for 1 tickets will be going on sale on Tuesday, May 20th at 10am GMT - add it to your calendar here. You can sign up to our mailing list here to make sure that you don't miss out on any announcements in the meantime.

What does my Summit ticket entitle me to?

Your ticket entitles you to entry to The Summit from November 4th - 6th as well as access to The Summit satellite events, networking events and parties. For any ticket enquires call +353 1 534 9767 or email tickets@thesummit.co.

Can early stage companies apply to exhibit?

Yes, early stage startups can apply to exhibit at The Summit for free as part of the ALPHA Program.

Is there an agenda available?

The agenda will be available in the coming months. In the meantime feel free to view our 2014 Attendee Document.

Do you pay for travel?

Unfortunately, we can't pay for travel expenses for The Summit.

Have you any hotel suggestions?

We'll be releasing our best hotel and accommodation suggestions in the coming months, as soon as our first round of tickets go on sale.

I’m interested in partnering with the event, who do I contact?

For partnership queries please contact sponsorship@thesummit.co

I’m interested in speaking at the event, who do I contact?

For speaking queries please contact ben@news.thesummit.co

I’m interested in a media pass for the event, who do I contact?

For information on media at The Summit please contact media@thesummit.co

I'm interested in investor opportunities at The Summit, who do I contact?

For information on investors at The Summit please contact chris@thesummit.co

I’m interested in volunteering at the event, who do I contact?

We'll be opening applications for volunteers in the coming months. For now, you can join our mailing list to ensure that you find out about our upcoming volunteer opportunities.

I’m interested in being a member of The Summit Live Team, who do I contact?

We'll be opening applications for live team members in the coming months. For now, you can join our mailing list to ensure that you find out about our upcoming volunteer opportunities.

I'm interested in blogging for The Summit, who do I contact?

We're currently accepting applications for bloggers at The Summit. You can find out more and apply to be a member of The Summit Global Network.