TripWix Centre Stage at the Web Summit in Portugal

Francisco Bessa
TripWix CEO Francisco Bessa speaking at the 2017 Web Summit.

We are proud to share that TripWix made quite an impact at the Web Summit 2017 held in Lisbon, Portugal from November 6th to 9th, 2017. TripWix was invited to represent Portuguese startups at the important annual event that brings Fortune 500 companies, groundbreaking startups and world-class speakers to Lisbon, Portugal for what is considered to be one of the world’s leading tech conferences.

TripWix at the Web Summit in Portugal

TripWix co-founder Francisco Bessa represented our luxury travel company with style and elegance at the summit. He was invited on stage during the Grand Opening Ceremony and was given the opportunity to speak from the Growth Summit stage where startups with significant growth were invited to present their work model and services to an audience or professionals and entrepreneurs.

Besides his contributions to the actual Web Summit program, Francisco was also able to promote TripWix during an interview (minute 3”00) with RTP3, a leading Portuguese Television channel.

Here is some video footage from the Web Summit 2017 in Portugal:

Opening Ceremony (Minute – 1’24”46)

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Posted by Web Summit on Monday, November 6, 2017


Web Summit presentation (Minute – 2”21)

An invitation of this nature to such a renowned summit is a great honor for TripWix as we continue to make excellence our goal in all we do.


Deborah Buley

Originally from the UK and an avid globetrotter, Deborah has lived in Mexico for nearly 10 years, having honed a successful writing career that specializes in sassy travel, upscale interior design, classy hotels and high-end real estate. Among other projects, she collaborated with a renowned Mexican architect to pen a glossy book about the interior design and architecture of a local villa as well as produced a variety of promotional materials for luxury hotels and elite residences in Mexico.

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