The 2020 edition of Colombia 4.0 was a unique event since, and due to the restrictions and situation caused by the pandemic caused by Covid-19, it was all a virtual event. In this edition, the event had over 243 industry experts from 14 countries. The event was followed by 21.375 people connected to the virtual event's platform, 58.207 more followed the live broadcast of the event through social networks, and additionally, over 339.080 people followed the live broadcast of the event through regional TV channels.
The most important Tech and Orange Economy Conference in the country broke the daily record of attendance with 10.500 people visiting the pavilions at Corferias. According to the latest official records, the 2019 edition of Colombia 4.0 held in Bogota had eleven thematic tracks featuring 234 industry experts from about 17 countries. The conference had 27.404 on-site participants, and over 58.000 people followed the live broadcast of the event.
In its 2018 edition, Colombia 4.0 had over 72.100 attendees, both on-site and online participants, who benefited from learning from more than the 140 industry experts and their talks delivered at the conference. Furthermore, and for the first time, the event included on its program a series of business round-table meetings focused solely on companies and ventures belonging to digital creative industries. These meetings helped to connect 45 Colombian entrepreneurs with 30 international buyers, reaching commercial agreements of 170,000 USD and expectations of over 10 million USD.
In its 2017 edition, Colombia 4.0 had over 62.000 young and adults, both on-site and online participants, who received new insights from the speakers about the latest trends of the technology sector, and about the potential of creativity and technology. 302 Speakers from 78 different countries such as the United States, Peru, Spain, Uruguay, Argentina, Australia, Canada, Brazil, England, France, Russia, Mexico, among others, shared their knowledge on topics related to the following nine thematic tracks featured on the conference: video games, animation, media, web and mobile development, music, entrepreneurship, cyber-security, advertising, and monetization.
In 2016, Colombia 3.0 evolved into Colombia 4.0, as an effort to compile all the challenges proposed by the fourth industrial revolution, bring them into the sector, and strengthen the economy. More than 60.000 people attended the event and followed the live broadcast. Thanks to the talks delivered by over 246 speakers, both national and international, the participants received new insights into the latests innovations on technology and digital contents.