Affiliate World Europe is an opportunity to connect and explore. This affiliate marketing summit is a melting pot of all people from the industry. This time marketers can expect to meet more than 110 advertisers and over 35 traffic sources. The conference has formed a large community over the years, equally influencing the advancement of performance marketing and e-commerce industry.
This guide will come in handy if you are considering attending the event for the first time or if you are a regular at the Affiliate World conferences.
About the Conference
This year AWE brings not only a conference taking place for two days in a European travel hotspot but also two workshops: Facebook Mastery Live (FBML) and Ecommerce Mastery Live (ECML). However, the workshops are optional add-ons to the ordinary conference tickets. In case you would like to gain additional expertise in Facebook performance or ecommerce, these options can be found helpful and provide valuable insights.
At AWE Barcelona 2019 you have a unique opportunity to interact with representatives of the biggest players of the industry, such as Uber, Alibaba, TUNE, Baidu, Facebook, etc.
Here is the most essential information about the conference:
Name: Affiliate World Europe Barcelona
Dates: AW Europe 8-9 July 2019
FBML 10 July 2019
ECML 11 July 2019
Location: Fira de Barcelona Montjuïc (Avinguda de la Reina Maria Cristina, s/n, 08004 Barcelona, Spain)
Official Website: affiliateworldconferences.com
Tickets are currently on sale.
Traveling to the Conference Venue
In order to safely get to the venue, you can consider using public transport or even more convenient options like mytaxi or Cabify. If you feel like enjoying the views while traveling to the destination point, you can easily get from the Barcelona-El Prat airport, for example, to the site by the A1 or A2 buses. If your transport of choice is a subway, then you should get off at the Barcelona-Sants station and take a short walk to the conference venue.
In case you are wondering if you need a visa to travel to Barcelona, you need to consult with the local Spanish embassy or consulate. Moreover, you can find standard visa requirements here, and you can also request an official invitation letter from the AWE conference as a foreign attendee via this link.
The conference usually has official hotel partners providing exclusive deals for the attendees. According to the fact that AWE is the top affiliate conference and tickets are selling at the speed of the light, at this moment, the official partner hotels have already been fully booked. However, there is an additional accommodation option available through the AW conferences website. If you would like to book a room in that particular hotel, check their site.
Apart from this option, you can search for a hotel room or an apartment with the help of well-known and commonly used Airbnb or Booking.com.
As for the conference schedule, it should be mentioned that at AWE you can never get lost. The summit is organized by the professionals and has become the number one event in the industry in only 3 years.
AWE website provides all the essential information on where, when, how long and how. Here you can find a detailed schedule including all the information on the main stage, breakout sessions, labs, and networking events. AWE is massive, upbeat, and very energetic, so make sure to book all the meetings with your partners in advance and work around the conference schedule.
The list of this year’s AWE speakers has not been fully announced yet. However, you should not worry about that. AW conferences never cease to amuse. Since 2015, this conference presented such speakers as Neil Patel, Charles NGO, Ryan Deiss and so on. If you would like to stay informed on the line-up you can check this list.
Like any other affiliate marketing conference, AWE organizes and afterparty. However, not only a conference is a must-attend event. The same applies to the Afterhours private party which is going to be held at the Pacha beach club in Barcelona. After the first day of the summit, you can continue networking and relaxing at the private AWE party, enjoying the VIP access and all the privileges that come along with it. Obviously, the space at the party is limited. In case you want to see how the affiliate world is partying, you can simply RSVP.
Barcelona is not only a great location for business meetings. It is literally the most popular travel destination and the best area for mixing business with pleasure. Start with sightseeing, the whole city is a monument. The streets and buildings you have access to when arriving in Barcelona have their special aesthetic and sentimental value. Once you visit this city, you will have the urge to come back again and again.
In order to navigate the city better, you can use the interactive travel map. Barcelona.com provides all the crucial information needed for the smooth and enjoyable stay. This avant-garde city that almost never sleeps offers a wide range of attractions. Let’s start with art and the most famous places you should visit.
Barceloneta, or so-called small Barcelona, is the area of fishermen and sailors. An immense amount of restaurants and Barceloneta beach clubs will not fail to impress you.
Tibidabo Mountain is not only a location from the Friends show; it is a magnificent spot in the city of Barcelona that allows you to see the whole city and the coastline. Besides the view, you will be able to admire the building of a Catholic church called Sagrat Cor.
Casa Batllo is the dreamy building created by the famous architect Antoni Gaudí. One of the must-see places in this amazing city. It is located at 43, Passeig de Gràcia.
Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família the most famous basilica created by the same architect Antoni Gaudí. He devoted around 16 years of his life to creating this piece of art.
The market of la Boqueria is for those who love to shop at the authentic markets and feel the spirit of Spain. If you would like to understand what Mediterranean cuisine is about, you should definitely visit the market.
For obvious reasons, it is not possible to list all the places that should be seen in Barcelona. Therefore, we encourage you to explore because this city is an adventure.
The best places to enjoy different types of cuisine in the city of Barcelona:
The Boca Grande
Address: Passatge de la Concepció, 12,08003 Barcelona
What to get: Seafood, wine, cocktails
Address: Passeig del Mare, Nostrum 19-21, 08039 Barcelona
What to get: Tuna tostadas, ceviche, grilled octopus, paella
La Guingueta de l’Escribà
Address: Av. del Litoral, 62, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
What to get: rice, cocktails, tapas
Address: C. Trafalgar, 30, 08010 Barcelona, Spain
What to get: Galician beef ribs, wine, anything else you feel like getting
Nightlife in Barcelona basically never ends. However, officially it starts around 10 pm for bars and clubs mostly never stop working. Here is a short list of the most rated clubs and bars in Barcelona:
Eclipse rooftop bar, W Hotel
Location: 26th Floor, W Barcelona, Plaça de la Rosa dels Vents 1, Barcelona
Location: Carrer de Rera Palau, 4, 08003 Barcelona
Location: Passeig Marítim de la Barceloneta, 34, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Location: Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
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