FAQs about Challengers

 

What is Challengers?

What does Challengers consist of?There are 3 core concepts that make up Challengers:

Entertainment - Music, Movies/documentaries, Visits to cultural interest (wineries etc), Beach Brunches and more.

Emotional Content- Fresh and emotionally engaging content (presentations, debates etc) aimed at impacting and inspiring the audience. We seek speakers that are challenging boundaries within their fields. Challengers provides an opportunity for them to share fresh and unheard revelations, information, thoughts and development to their peers. This is the heart of challengers, a sneak peak into the new and the great. THERE WILL BE NO RECYLCLED CONTENT.

Genuine Atmosphere - the venue (Poble Espanyol), the city (Barcelona), the time of the year (June), beer, outdoor after-parties and engaging (international) attendees. This is what makes Challengers unique, we encourage informality & fun, no enforced corporate uniform, just ask you to be comfortable and most of all be yourself! We provide cold beers and refreshments throughout the day to ensure you are kept relaxed and ready to network.

What does Challengers consist of?

There are 3 core concepts that make up Challengers:

Our speakers: We seek speakers that are challenging boundaries within their fields. Challengers provides an opportunity for them to share fresh and unheard revelations, information, thoughts and development to their peers. This is the heart of challengers, a sneak peak into the new and the great. THERE WILL BE NO RECYLCLED CONTENT.

Environment: This is what makes Challengers unique, we encourage informality & fun, no enforced corporate uniform, just ask you to be comfortable and most of all be yourself! We provide cold beers and refreshments throughout the day to ensure you are kept relaxed and ready to network.

Who will be there?

The launch of the speakers list is always a highly anticipated affair and this year’s roster will not disappoint. Our speakers are set to come from a range or disciplines and backgrounds, many of whom you will have never seen on stage before. The attendees list is a veritable who’s who of the technology & start-up world, consisting of C-level executives, managing directors of mid to large corporations, founders of tech startups, leaders of international organisations and MBA and University students aspiring to break into this realm. Attendees span from across Europe creating a melting pot of some of the Northern hemispheres finest talent.

How big is the event?

Our Maximum capacity is 1000, tickets go fast, be sure not to miss out!

How do I get tickets?

It’s simple! Sign up on our website now to get first access on our pre-release sale and take advantage of our early bird rate. You will receive an email in the coming weeks!

Remaining tickets (if any) will be opened up for public sale in May via our website.

Alternatively get tickets and tonnes of other great benefits through our partnership & sponsorship packages. Email hello@challenge.rs to find out more about our corporate packages.

How much will tickets cost?

From €150 to €1200. Tickets will be launched by the end of March.

Is it in English?

Yes. The entire event is in English.

Is the event for locals?

Challengers is for everyone interested in start-ups and technology, it is an international event for a global audience.

What is the format?

Challengers is a very dynamic event. There are several types of formats off and on the stage. Keynotes with maximum of 25 minute slots, debates (two speakers and two interviewers format), interviews (1to1), presentations and breakaway workshops.

Will media be there?

The team at Challengers warmly welcomes the media at our events, attracting some of the most prolific media sources in the industry. There is the odd occasion where we ask that sensitive sections are not publicised, but this is previously indicated in the agenda.

When will you release the full agenda?

Two to three weeks before the event.

When will you release the speakers list?

First line-up will be released i the first week of April, and eventually roll out every month towards the opening date.

The initial line up will be announced in the first week of April, we will announce additional speakers each month in the lead up to the event.

Dress code?

Casual. Everyone is welcome just as they are, however we do encourage summer clothing as it will be warm :)

How many years is Challengers been going?

This is the third edition of Challengers.