4YFN Startup Event

4 Years From Now (4YFN) is the platform that is strengthening the entrepreneurial ecosystem. We’re now accepting applications for startups at the 4YFN Americas Awards! Submit your application to pitch in front of a panel of investors.

Get Involved

Exhibit Your Startup

Meet Investors

Accelerator Programs

Inspirational Stage Talks

Network & Connect

Generate Leads

What to Expect from 4YFN at #MWCA18

What to Expect from 4YFN at #MWCA18

4YFN Summit

The 4YFN Summit will consist of keynote speeches, panels, pitch presentations, and accelerator programs.

A few must-see features for 2018 include keynote speeches from Plug and Play, Facebook and Twitter, as well as panels focusing on Blockchain, Media, Entertainment and Immersive Content.

View the 4YFN Summit agenda.

4YFN Americas Awards
The 4YFN Americas Awards focus on accelerating business development and the investment of new technologies within the startup community. Five startups will be pre-selected as finalists to showcase their latest innovation on the 4YFN Stage at MWC Americas. The judges will select the final winner who will be awarded ‘4YFN Americas Startup of the Year’ and receive exclusive opportunities alongside 4YFN and Mobile World Congress 2019 in Barcelona!

View the Awards Prize Package for full details.

Award applications are now closed. Finalists will be announced in the coming weeks.
Networking Programs

4YFN provides an exclusive platform to meet face-to-face with the most talented entrepreneurs and investors in the tech startup ecosystem. This year, you can expect:

  • VIP Lounge for investors
  • GSMA Venture Forum
  • 4YFN Networking Receptions
  • Opportunities to meet with startups from Asia, Europe, North America, and Latin America
  • Startup showcase and networking areas
  • Access to top country delegations
  • VIP agenda & social schedule

More Details Coming Soon!

Exhibition and Sponsorship Opportunities

The 4YFN Startup Event brings together the best local and international digital startups, corporations and investors, and delivers inspiring thought-leadership content to thousands of attendees.

Reserve your booth now or click here to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

Featured Summit Speakers

Michelle Klein

Michelle Klein

Senior Marketing Director, North America and Global

Jonathan Perelman

Jonathan Perelman

ICM Partners
Head of Digital Ventures

Dan Shlebler

Dan Shlebler

Twitter Cortex
Software Engineer

Edith Yeung

Edith Yeung

500 Startups

Silver Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors

Strategic Partners


Supporting Partners

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Are you ready to join the innovation ecosystem?
Contact us to learn more about all of our 4YFN opportunities and build the experience that’s right for you.

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