Paddy Cosgrave changed the location of MoneyConf to Portugal. The event will take place during the Web Summit between November 4 and 7.
MoneyConf in Dublin was canceled … because it changed its location. The event on financial technology (fintech) will move to Lisbon to be part of the main event that is the Web Summit.
MoneyConf has taken place in recent years as an independent summit of the Web Summit.
According to RTE, companies that paid to be present at this year’s edition – scheduled to take place in June in Dublin, Ireland – will be compensated for the cancellation of the event.
The same publication says that the decision will have been taken “in the last weeks”, but the change has already become effective, since it already appears in the official page of the event, here.
“We strongly believe that a conference with as much potential as MoneyConf deserves a more prominent position on a more global stage. We now decided that it was the right time to take action and provide a better experience for everyone involved. MoneyConf, “the Irish newspaper quoted the Irish Independent newspaper as saying.