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.
Read some media highlights of last year's event here>