10 years after its creation, The Next Web continues to bring Tech players together. Founded by Boris Veldhuijzen Van Zanten and Patrick de Laive, the American organization has distinguished itself in the economic and digital sphere by the scope of its blog dedicated to the news of new technologies and of its conferences which take place each year in Amsterdam. (Netherlands) and New York (United States).
The European edition of the TNW Conference was held last weekend in Amsterdam. Over two days, more than 20,000 people took part in the event in the Dutch capital. “It looks more like a festival than a business conference», Notes Boris Veldhuijzen Van Zanten. On this occasion, thinkers with international influence, booming start-ups and digital stars, like YouTuber Casey Neistat, discussed the digital trends of the moment and the technological innovations of tomorrow. “Technology is changing everything, it affects everyone”, Estimates the CEO of The Next Web.
Our correspondent Marc Kawam met Boris Veldhuijzen Van Zanten, co-founder and CEO of The Next Web: