ADVISORY, Nov. 03, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Nasdaq will close its market remotely from Dublin, Ireland at Web Summit for the third consecutive year. Web Summit is a gathering of world class speakers, leading investors, international media and the most promising startups across the globe. In less than 5 years, Web Summit has grown from a small team to a company of over 130 focused on disrupting the conference industry through technology and data science. In 2015 nearly 50,000 startups, investors, speakers and other attendees gathered at Web Summit events, including Collision in the US and RISE in Hong Kong.
In honor of Web Summit’s success, Web Summit Co-founder and CEO Paddy Cosgrave will ring the Closing Bell.
RDS Main Hall, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET/8:45 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. GMT
Web Summit Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Web Summit:
Web Summit is a global technology conference company based in Dublin, Ireland. It runs a series of international gatherings across the world. Its flagship event is Web Summit, held for the last five years in Dublin and which will move to Lisbon in 2016. In less than 5 years Web Summit has grown from a small team to a company of over 130 focused on disrupting the conference industry through technology and data science. In 2015 nearly 50,000 startups, investors, speakers and other attendees gathered at Web Summit events, including Collision in the US and RISE in Hong Kong. In 2016 nearly 100,000 will do so.
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