Packing for Lisbon, and a new chapter for Web Summit

Over the weekend thousands of Europe’s, and indeed the world’s, tech glitterati will be descending on Lisbon for Web Summit. You heard me right, Lisbon. What a coup for the Portuguese capital, luring the hugely successful Web Summit conference that was so intrinsically linked with its Dublin birth place. Lisbon has not been traditionally listed in Europe’s Tech Premier league. Previously organisations like beta-i had been… Read More

London Calling: Twilio Cures Hangovers, Hacks with Amigo Labs and Readies for MWC

Welcome, welcome, welcome! February is dominated by the monster that is Mobile World Congress. Team Twilio will be there in force. If you are attending the show then make sure you swing by and visit us in App Planet – we are booth number #8.1L14. In addition to MWC we are out and about at the following events over the next few weeks. Be sure to… Read More

London Calling: Roadshow Reverie, Web Summit Recap, and Looking Forward to November

Winding Down The Roadshow We covered 17 events in 7 cities, and met more than 10,000 DOers during our 6 week European roadshow. But all good things must come to an end, and the roadshow is coming a close as we move into November. We worked with Facebook to support three of their World Hack events in London, Warsaw and Barcelona. You can check out pictures… Read More

London Calling: Facebook World Hack, 3Beards and a World of Apps

Can you believe summer is gone? The pace isn’t slowing down around here. September kicked off a mammoth #EURoadshow with Team Twilio hitting 17 events in seven cities over six weeks. The mission continues this October as we aim to meet as many DOers across Europe as possible. See where we’ll be the rest of this month. It was an honor to work with developers in… Read More

London Calling: UK Mobile Innovators, Alexander Graham Bell and Kid Coders

This month was full of activities as we hit the road across the UK to meet DOers, learn code with young developers, be inspired by new entrepreneurs and more. August launched with the amazing Young Rewired State Festival of Code, a week-long event that encourages kids under 18 years old to code. During this year’s event, participants collaboratively built over 100 projects in 40 centres across… Read More

Twilio London Calling: Field Notes from the UK

Welcome to London Calling!  I will be writing a regular series of posts keeping you up to date with our European adventures. There is already an intrepid band of early adopters across Europe that are building the next generation of communication apps, and launching amazing companies. My mission is to get out there and meet everyone that is building something cool. If you are already using… Read More