Spotlight on Bea World Festival 2018, get a Free Digital Pass to follow the event in Live Streaming

Can’t you join us in Coimbra? Don’t miss the unique opportunity to follow the live presentations of the shortlisted events and the educational programme. To get your personalized link, register here.

November 19th, 2018. The countdown has begun. Bea World Festival – Where Creativity Meets Business is your once-in-a-year opportunity to stay up-to-date with the changing landscape of live communication. Your unique chance to see the world’s best-in-class events, compare your work to that of the competition, develop your business and learn all you need from leading experts for your future success.

If you cannot join us in Coimbra, this year you have the unique opportunity to follow in live streaming the live presentations of the shortlisted events and the educational programme by simply registering on the dedicated platform.

By clicking here you will find a form to fill in and, starting from Wednesday, November 21, you will receive your personalized link to follow the live streaming.

Live presentations will take place on November 22nd at Convento Sao Francisco in Coimbra. The following day, on November 23rd, in the same venue, the participants will join a rich educational programme.

Through the live streaming, you will have the chance to follow the plenary sessions held in the Mondego Room and hosted by Peter Hopwood, Global Speaking and Impact Coach & International Conference Host and founder of Hopwood Communications. Enjoy this passionate communicator and motivator with a delightful dose of British charm, and experience his unique knack of keeping an audience entertained and informed. His warm energetic hosting skills are in high demand from Dubai to Amsterdam, Berlin to Shanghai helping make conferences look, sound and feel great.

You never know, he could be shaping the stage at your next event!

Discover the whole programme of the live streaming:

Thursday, November 22

Live from Room 3 – Sofia

8.45-10.50 Live presentations – Part I (Convention, Macro B2C > 500K, Media Event)
Coffee break – Video loop of shortlisted events
Live presentations – Part II (Product/Service Launch Event)
Lunch time – Interviews to nominees and video loop of shortlisted events
Live presentations – Part III (Product/Service Launch Event, Trade Show, Use of Technology)

Friday, November 23

Live from Room 1 – Mondego

09.00-09.40 Welcome to Bea World 2018. Creative Thinking – the Art of Breaking Routines
Salvatore Sagone
, Co-founder & President at ADC Group, Founder of Bea World Festival
Ana Fernandes
, Vice President at APECATE & General Producer of Bea World 2018
Patrick Roubroeks
, Founding Director at Xsaga, Bea World Grand Prix Winner 2017

09.40-10.15 The curse of knowing. How what we know keeps us from seeing the solutions
Tuija Seipell
, Keynote Speaker, International Business Consultant, Editor at

10.15-10.50 Make content great again! How conferences can turn into inspiring festivals
Jeannine Koch
, Director at re:publica

10.50-11.20 Coffee break – video loop of shortlisted events

11.20-11.55 Four Pillars of a Customer-First Event Transformation Through the Power of Data
Gerd De Bruycker
, Marketing Director at Cisco Systems

11.55-12.25 Panel: Globalization. A Blessing or Curse?
Sabbas Joseph
, Director at Wizcraft
Jeannine Koch
, Director at re:publica
Claudia van’t Hullenaar
, Founder Sustained Impact
Maayke Konemann
, Relationship Marketing at ING Bank
Charles Bahr
, Founder tubeconnect media

12.25-13 Space Travel, Now and Then. Between Chances and Coincidences
Laura Winterling
, Former Astronaut Instructor, ESA and CEO of Space Time Concepts

13.00-15.00 Lunch time – Interviews to nominees and video loop of shortlisted events

15.00-15.45 Live Communication as a Driver for a Better World
Claudia van´t Hullenaar
, Founder, Sustained Impact

15.45-16.15 Coffee break – video loop of shortlisted events

16.15-17.00 To Attract a Gen Z Customer, Ask a Gen Z Customer. How Communication Works in the Era of Social Natives
Charles Bahr
, Founder tubeconnect media

To learn more about the above-mentioned sessions, check the agenda of November 23.

And… Don’t make any plans for the evening! From 21.00 to 23.00 join the long awaited Best Event and Best Location Awards Ceremony to find out all the winners, by following it in live streaming on our official Facebook page.

The Festival is an initiative by ADC Group and it is made possible thanks to the collaboration of APECATE, the association that gathers and represents the Portuguese companies of Congresses, Events and Tourism Animation, along with the institutional support of Tourism of Portugal, Tourism of Central Portugal and Coimbra City Council.

The live streaming is powered by Bea World partner Primo Round.