22 YEARS TO THE RHYTHM OF INTERNET
With the recognition of being the oldest technological meeting in Spain, Euskal Encounter is still on the crest of a wave, gathering every year thousands of fans and computer professionals.
6,000 participants met at the 35,000 square metres of BEC (Bilbao Exhibition Centre) at the last annual meeting of this computer encounter of international reference. In its four days of uninterrupted activity, prestigious Basque telecommunications company Euskaltel made available a free 20 gigabytes per second connection to participants, far superior to that offered by other events of this type, and a thousand times superior to that available in any home.
Fun and knowledge are guaranteed, as on top of the usual areas dedicated to hardware and software other new ones were included, in which under the motto “sharing knowledge” attendees could participate in more than 50 conferences, lectures and free workshops .
Euskal Encounter is an impressive marathon with a programme full of activities, competitions and tournaments of PC and console games, in which winners are rewarded with the far from negligible amount of 50,000 € that were the icing on the cake of this fabulous event that takes place in an excellent atmosphere, where computers and new technologies are the leitmotiv of a tireless participants full of energy and passion for sharing experiences and knowledge.