After the huge and recent success of 4YFN’s original and main startup event: 4YFN Barcelona, which in just over 4 years, has grown from 2,500 attendees in 2013 to 19,000 this year, the platform continues to expand into new regions, new markets supporting the startup ecosystem.
At GSMA’s Mobile World Congress Shanghai, due to take place from 28-30 June 2017, 4YFN will introduce 150 startups that will showcase the latest in digital tech solutions from all over the world, with one main collective goal of getting their product noticed within the Asian market.
4YFN is the startup business platform of Mobile World Capital Barcelona that enables startups, investors, corporations and public institutions to discover, create and launch new ventures together.
Startups across all industries, worldwide will participate this year, having access to over 53,000 MWCS attendees during the 3 days. Those that will be part of the 4YFN delegation will get great traffic during the event as the area is right next to the conference halls, where all the talks take place, meaning the exhibitors will benefit immensely from the constant flow of visitors.
The 4YFN Stage will feature talks and keynotes by leaders in the tech industry, mainly focusing on startup and corporate collaboration techniques. A number of startups exhibiting will have the invaluable opportunity to get up on stage and get further exposure by pitching their product to the crowd.
This can be a major milestone for startups getting their businesses noticed by the right people as investors and corporations will be frequenting this area on a daily basis, waiting to discover the latest pioneering ideas from the entrepreneurs in their preferred industries.
Exhibitors will also be automatically entered into a competition whereby the best 5 startups will be selected and asked to pitch on the final day to be picked and awarded as the best startup of the 4YFN Awards Shanghai 2017.
Amongst the talks, pitches and presentations, groups consisting of investors and corporations will be given specialised tours in and around the 4YFN Startup Area, in order to meet the startups on a more personal basis.
4YFN Shanghai 2017 will take place from 28 – 30 June 2017 in Shanghai, China.