Taking place 17-19 October at the Royal Dublin Society, SaaStock will host 5,000+ SaaS founders, execs, and investors from companies that record approximately $100 billion in annual recurring revenue (ARR) out of a $200 billion market total.
Dubbed the ‘Silicon Valley of Europe’, Dublin is home to the headquarters of some of the largest high-tech companies in the world and has seen immense growth in the SaaS industry over the past few years. Celebrating and contributing to this upward trend, SaaStock’s flagship conference in Dublin has brought more than 8,000+ SaaS professionals to Ireland since 2016 - contributing €13 million+ to the local economy.
“The best SaaS conference for founders, execs, and investors in Europe. Period.” - Christoph Janz, Managing Partner at Point Nine Capital
A network-focused conference, SaaStock 2022 has 100+ hours of networking opportunities for attendees to have back-to-back, meaningful conversations with fellow SaaS founders, future customers, or the 400+ investors looking to fund their SaaS. In attendance will also be 200+ speakers from leading SaaS companies, including SaaS experts Peter Coppinger (Founder & CEO, Teamwork), Godard Abel (Co-Founder & CEO, G2), Cristina Vila Vives (Founder & CEO, Cledara), Des Traynor (Co-Founder & CEO, Intercom) and more, who will share their expertise, learnings, and strategies.
“It’s the place to be”, says Nathan Latka, Founder Founderpath, “There’s no better place to find founders building real SaaS companies than SaaStock. You’ve got hundreds of investors, a lot of start-ups, 5,000 total people.”
Day One (17 October) - One-Day Accelerator, Networking, and Bootcamps
SaaS.City: Focussed workshops located at venues around Dublin city to facilitate learning, networking, and growth. Here, advanced-level mentoring takes place in hands-on workshops such as SaaS.City where attendees look into specific business challenges to receive practical solutions and frameworks.
Investock: Bringing together the most influential SaaS investors from leading international funds to network and connect with one another, Investock gives the 200+ investors attending the unique opportunity to have six months worth of meetings in one day.
Startup Program: Where the most promising, early-stage SaaS Startups get the reach and visibility they need from leading SaaS VCs and investors. Alongside the day’s expert-led workshops there is also the Global Pitch Competition, designed to take their SaaS from ideation to realisation and, ultimately, help fund their growth.
Day Two & Three (18-19 October) - The Main Conference
Taking place at the Royal Dublin Society, the main conference is SaaStock 2022’s festival headliner. Over the course of two days, attendees are treated to over 100+ hours of content including keynote talks and panel discussions, where 200+ SaaS experts share their proven strategies and never-heard-before insights. The main conference also hosts an extensive SaaS exhibition hall, featuring over 110 exhibitors, such as Chargebee, Intercom, and Paddle.
Evenings (17-19 October) - NightStock
What differentiates SaaStock from other conferences is the opportunity to go off the beaten track and network off-record. The opening and after-parties (known as NightStock) are key places for SaaStock 2022 attendees to continue their networking and conversations while they unwind, kick back, and enjoy all the city of Dublin has to offer.
“It's hard to find this kind of network and this kind of mentoring in any other place.” - Bruno Farias de Souza, Co-Founder Neomed