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Developer? Join us at Web Summit Qatar.

Each year, we give free tickets for our events to the most active developers and open source contributors in our network. As a special thank you to this developer community, we are offering them free Web Summit Qatar tickets.

Subscribe to our newsletter to get notified when the developer programme opens for Web Summit Qatar 2025.

Oliver Steil, CEO, TeamViewer
Oliver Steil
CEO
TeamViewer

What’s happening?

Our developer programme is all about giving back to active members of the open source developer community. If selected for the programme, you can attend any of the talks, masterclasses, roundtables and networking sessions at Web Summit Qatar – all for free. You’ll also get exclusive access to our Developer Lounge throughout the event.

What happens when I apply?

Your application will be reviewed

Our AI system will review each applicant’s contribution, giving priority to frequent contributors to high-impact, open-source projects.

Successful applicants receive a unique code

If you are one of the chosen applicants, we will issue you with a unique ticket code that can be used to redeem your free Web Summit Qatar ticket.

Redeem your code

Now all that’s left to do is redeem your ticket and join us at Web Summit Qatar. We’ll see you there!

Meet some of our past developer speakers

Mike Schroepfer
Mike Schroepfer
CTOFacebook
Michelle Zatlyn
Michelle Zatlyn
Co-founder, President & COOCloudflare
Geoffrey Hinton
Geoffrey Hinton
Godfather of AIUniversity of Toronto
Jeff Moss
Jeff Moss
FounderDEF CON
Steve Huffman
Steve Huffman
CEOReddit
Rebecca Parsons
Rebecca Parsons
CTOThoughtworks
Parag Agrawal
Parag Agrawal
CEOTwitter
Marianna Tessel
Marianna Tessel
CTOIntuit
Rajan Mehta
Rajan Mehta
CTOWWE
Marene Allison
Marene Allison
Chief Information Security OfficerJohnson & Johnson
Katie Moussouris
Katie Moussouris
Founder & CEOLuta Security
Susan Landau
Susan Landau
ProfessorTufts University
Window Snyder
Window Snyder
Founder & CEOThistle Technologies
Bruce Schneier
Bruce Schneier
Founder & Security ExpertSchneier on Security
Brittany Kaiser
Brittany Kaiser
FounderOwn Your Data
Cathy Polinsky
Cathy Polinsky
CTOStitch Fix
Danese Cooper
Danese Cooper
Gold DirectorNode.js Foundation, PayPal

“Advances in tech bring good, bad and OK things.”

Rebecca Parsons, CTO, ThoughtWorks

"It’s not AI that will take our jobs – it’s people who use AI that will take our jobs."

Daniela Braga, founder and CEO, Defined.ai

"We are not the users of AI – we are the subjects of AI."

A person (Signal president Meredith Whittaker) sits in front of a wall of wooden boxes, some of which feature the Web Summit logo. The person is wearing a headset mic and gesturing emphatically with both hands. They appear to be speaking.

Meredith Whittaker, President, Signal