Larry Madowo

Moderator at Gather 2018

Azmat Khan - Gather 2018
Besides being the Business Editor for BBC Africa, Larry is also a Global Contributing Columnist for the Washington Post. He has reported stories from nearly 40 countries and interviewed some of the world’s most prominent business, political and cultural icons. He is a well respected international speaker and moderator who has been on such diverse stages as the World Economic Forum, Mobile World Congress, Global Digital Content Market and numerous others. A passionate and energetic personality, his work or commentary has appeared on various global outlets like CNN, Al Jazeera English, BBC World, Channel 4 News, Forbes, The Guardian, Tech Crunch, Public Radio International, ABC News Australia and RTÉ Ireland. He is an engaging journalist, traveller, speaker and global citizen with over 3 million followers on social media.

What is Gather?

Gather is both a conference and music festival where you will meet your new best friend, dance with your future love, and innovate with your next business partner.

Gather 2018 takes place in Stockholm, September 13–15 and will include 50+ speakers, performances from all around the world, music at several venues and Innovation labs solving actual business challenges.

Think Different


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Conference September 13–14
Music Festival September 13–15
Gather Labs September 13–15

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