The D’Uva – Portugal Wine Girls brought a taste of Portugal to where the world meets. Among a number of Portuguese investors, in the Startup Portugal space at FIL in Lisbon, we brought the quality and diversity of Portuguese wine to the global technology conference, Web Summit 2016.
The best in Portuguese technology took to the world stage in Lisbon between the 7th and 10th of November as part of the Web Summit 2016 global technology conference. It was in this context that the Secretary of Labor and Industry invited the D’Uva – Portugal Wine Girls to be the face of Portuguese wine in the space dedicated to Portuguese startups at this global event.
The event showcased Portuguese wine as a product of quality, a link to and driver of meetings, - both in the sectors of business and technology - and was very well received by the 50,000 participants of the event, as well as by those members of the media who attended. While visiting the pavilions of Web Summit 2016, which had hundreds of exhibitors, the Prime Minister of Portugal, António Costa, and the President, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, paid a visit to the D'Uva wine area.