The 4th Iran Web and Mobile Conference along with the closing ceremony of 8th Iran Web and Mobile Festival would be held on February 22nd at the conference center of The National Library of Iran.
This year the conference is organized by the Consortium of Online Businesses and Iran’s Internet Business Association with the help of private and public sectors of the country. In the past two years, Iran Web and Mobile Conference received a positive feedback from the IT and startup community of Iran. This two day conference would include speeches and panels featuring successful Iranian entrepreneurs and public figures around the most important topics in the community.
One of the main programs of the conference is the panels with CEOs, community leaders, and experts in the web and mobile sector. The aim for these panels is that the young entrepreneurs could learn from the experienced ones.
Who is going to attend the conference?
- Successful entrepreneurs, CEOs
- VCs, investors
- Founders, representatives from governmental organizations
- Experts on advertisement, marketing and business developments
- Artists, web designers and experts on UI/UX
- Students in the field of IT, Software, MBA and Computer Science
- Content and social media managers
The closing ceremony of Iran Web and Mobile Festival would be held along with Iran Web and Mobile Conference. During the festival, the best websites and apps would be announced in their own group. Nearly 15,000 websites and 3,400 applications have been accepted for the competition. This year’s festival has 4 main categories, 73 groups in websites and 12 groups in software and mobile application. Different categories and groups have been designed to give a chance to all the teams in Iran. The reason is that most of the teams are based in Tehran and this way the teams in other provinces of the country could have a better chance of winning. It’s worth to mention that the judging committee consists of winners of the previous years and the experts in the IT community. The judging committee of IWF are near 2,500 to 3,000 people.
This year’s festival would have 95 awards in different categories of websites and mobile applications plus five awards for the best websites in Iran which will be selected by people’s vote.
[Update]: Organizers of the conference made a mistake on their press release about the duration of the conference. The duration of the conference is one day.