Red Herring Europe: Call for Submission for Top 100 European Start-ups

From April 7 to 9, 2014, experts in venture capital and representatives from cutting-edge, private technology companies will gather in Amsterdam to discover an exceptional array of entrepreneurs and executive leaders from innovative technology firms in the European marketplace. In addition, Red Herring Europe will present the winners of the Red Herring 100 Europe award, selected by Red Herring editors.

The program will offer a platform for a global launch, insights into what investors in Silicon Valley and Europe want, and offer the opportunity for participants to meet top entrepreneurial disruptors. By bringing together an elite roster of entrepreneurial and global venture investment firms and top CEOs sharing their winning strategies in special keynote presentations, this event will be a premier opportunity to network with peers and create new partnerships. Red Herring 100 Europe will also offer entertaining social networking events in a setting that fosters personal encounters and exchanges.

Red Herring 100 Europe highlights include presentations by distinguished industry professionals, roundtable and panel discussions by leading technologists, and keynotes from the world's foremost experts. Previous years have included speakers from leading companies such as British Telecom, IBM, Sony, Microsoft, SAP, Salesforce, Google and many others. (The complete list of this year’s speakers will be published in March).

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Submissions for Red Herring Europe 100 is currently open. Applying companies must be headquartered in Europe, must be privately held and not listed on any exchanges anywhere in the world.

For more than 10 years, Red Herring has diligently surveyed entrepreneurships around the globe. Technology industry executives, investors and observers have regarded the Red Herring 100 lists as an invaluable instrument to discover and advocate the promising startups that will lead the next wave of disruption and innovation.  For more information or to request an invitation, go to

To submit a company, please go to:

When and Where:

Amsterdam, Netherlands, April 7 to 9, 2014

Conference Contact:

Anam Alpenia,, +1 (650) 461 9182

About Red Herring

Red Herring is a global media company that unites the world’s best high-technology innovators, venture investors and business decision-makers in a variety of forums, including print, online and exclusive events worldwide.  Red Herring provides an insider’s access to the global innovation economy, identifying new and innovative technology companies and entrepreneurs. Its Red Herring 100 awards for North America, Europe, Asia and Global have recognized more than 5,000 companies in their early stages, including Baidu, Google, eBay, Skype. For more information please go to:

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