One of the most prestigious business events in Madrid is the World Business Forum, an annual event that has been in the Spanish capital for about two decades.

A must-attend for business travelers, the World Business Forum is an opportunity to get insights and knowledge from world-renowned speakers, as well as countless networking opportunities with executives from all around the world.

The World Business Forum 2023 will take place on November 14 and 15, two days full of speakers, networking sessions, conferences, and a huge array of activities.


The World Business Forum is a two-day event that brings together thousands of restless minds united by their passion for business. It's the perfect gathering spot for professionals, entrepreneurs, and innovators from all over the globe. Since its inception, the forum has served as a global platform for connecting thought leaders, experts, and decision-makers to share ideas, discuss current trends and explore innovative solutions in the business world, bringing an impressive roster of speakers.


All you need to do to register for the World Business Forum is head over to their official website. There are a few different passes available:

  • Platinum VIP Pass: Priced at €2,095 +VAT or €3,000 +VAT. With this pass, you'll get a welcome kit, access to the two-day congress and the Platinum Lounge, an attendee certificate, and simultaneous translation services. You'll also enjoy coffee breaks and dedicated registration along with deluxe catering and a networking cocktail.
  • Gold Pass: Costs between €1,795 +VAT and €2,400 +VAT. This one also includes a welcome kit [CR1] along with access to the two-day congress and an attendee certificate. Simultaneous translation services are included as well as coffee breaks and a networking cocktail.
  • One Day Pass: Available at €1,195 +VAT, it includes a welcome kit, access to one day of the congress, and an attendee certificate. You'll also have simultaneous translation services available, along with coffee breaks and a networking cocktail.


The 2023 program for the World Business Forum in Madrid is set to be an awe-inspiring affair, packed with enriching activities and insightful sessions. Attendees can look forward to exclusive private events such as lunches, breakfasts, and plenty of networking sessions.


In addition to these, there are also in-company sessions where keynote speakers will engage directly with company stakeholders. This is an incredible chance for participants to gain firsthand insights from industry leaders right within their own companies.


The lineup of speakers for the World Business Forum 2023 includes director and filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola, swimming Olympic champion Michael Phelps, CEO and President of Virgin Unite Jean Oelwang, Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus, CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi Kevin Roberts, Paralympic champion Teresa Perales, ex-president of Tesla Jon McNeill and professor at the London School of Economics Nava Ashraf.

With such a diverse array of activities and speakers, the World Business Forum 2023 promises to be a treasure trove of knowledge and networking opportunities that no business traveler should miss! 


After a long day of engaging sessions and networking at the World Business Forum, you'll want to unwind in style. And what better place to do so than at the UMusic Hotel Madrid?


This 5-star hotel in Madrid is not just a place to rest; it is a unique experience in Madrid. Ours is a top choice of accommodation for business travellers, with world-class service and amenities to cater to all your needs.


From high-speed Wi-Fi for those last-minute emails to fitness facilities for your morning workout routine and restaurants to try the best Spanish food - we've got it all covered. Don’t forget to visit the rooftop bar and enjoy a cocktail over the Madrid city lights. Surely the best way to end a day of meetings!


Plus, the hotel is easily accessible from IFEMA Madrid, where the World Business Forum takes place, so you can easily commute without any hassle. The trip will take you about 30 minutes by car or public transportation.

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