This year's Global Technology
Symposium will link investors, entrepreneurs and motivational leaders on March 31 – April 1,
2016 in San Francisco in an intense program of inspirational speeches, startup pitches, breakout sessions,
networking events and interactive panel discussions all focused on creating change, new deals and
GTS 2016 "Inspiring What’s Next"
New technologies and business models are upending established industries, pressuring
businesses to adapt to an ever-changing “brave new world”. The 2016 Global Technology Symposium
(GTS), Inspiring What’s Next, will bring leaders from around the world to Silicon Valley to
brainstorm what inspires us today and what’s next for tomorrow.
Day one features an array of thought leaders sharing their predictions about our
exciting future in fields ranging from neuroscience to transportation to economics, and everything
in between. The day concludes with an exclusive GTS VIP dinner, featuring a surprise guest speaker.
Day two explores megatrends such as breakthrough business models, marketing to “digital natives,”
innovation by incumbents, redefining leadership, and much more. GTS wraps up with the annual Global
Innovator Competition (GIC), known for introducing cutting-edge global startups to Silicon
GTS is Silicon Valley's leading investment conference on global venture capital,
technology and entrepreneurship. For more than a decade, GTS has brought business leaders,
policymakers, and hot startups together to explore how to leverage globalization and identify
new ideas in every corner of the world.
Capitalists and Institutional Investors
hot new investment opportunities and limited partners in high-growth regions of the
to master the art of sourcing from, and selling to, emerging markets.