Collision, ‘America’s Fastest Growing Tech Conference,’ Returns To New Orleans Today
NEW ORLEANS – Collision is known as “America’s fastest growing tech conference” and they will once again welcome thousands of entrepreneurs, investors, CEOs and innovators to New Orleans this week.
Co-founder of Reddit, Alexis Ohanian; actress and founder of The Honest Company, Jessica Alba; musician and philanthropist, Wyclef Jean and NFL player and entrepreneur, Terrell Owens, are among the nearly 300 speakers slated to present at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center from Tuesday, May 2 – Thursday, May 4.
Startups from around the world will be in attendance and exhibiting as part of the conference. All attendees have the opportunity to take part in more than a dozen conferences in one place including Culture Summit, PandaConf, Startup University, FullSTK and more.
Collision, the sister event to Web Summit – the largest technology conference in Europe – has grown at an incredible rate in just a few years and is anticipated to welcome more than 18,000 attendees this year in New Orleans. The event’s name derives from the concept that innovation, experience and investment can collide in a fast-paced and fertile environment to create dynamic partnerships.
This is the second Collision Conference to be held in New Orleans and the group is anticipated to return in 2018.