INDIA, 2018

Frequently Asked Questions


What is SURGE?

SURGE brings speakers from the world’s biggest companies together with the world’s most exciting startups in Bengaluru, India. In 2016, SURGE welcomed 5,000+ people from 72 countries, including over 200 investors, 290 media, 433 startups and 130 speakers. In 2017, people from all around the world will come to Bengaluru in February to share their stories and experiences at SURGE.

Where does SURGE take place?

Bengaluru will be host to two days of legendary networking in February 2017 when the world’s biggest brands, leading investors, and most promising startups come together for SURGE.

When is SURGE?

SURGE will return in India in 2017. There will be peripheral events and extra networking opportunities scheduled during the days surrounding the main event, so we recommend you take this into account when booking your flights.

When are tickets on sale?

We are having a series of 2 for 1 sales over the next few weeks where you can purchase a package with two tickets for $600, that’s $300 per ticket. If you would like to receive a discount code to avail of this offer you can sign up here.

What does my SURGE ticket entitle me to?

A standard SURGE ticket entitles you entry to SURGE 2017, as well as access to satellite events and networking events. A premium ticket includes all of the above as well as access to the premium lounge, where complimentary food and drink will be served. A platinum ticket includes all of the above plus access to the premium and speakers lounges. For any ticket enquires, please email 

What does a Women in Tech ticket entitle me to?

A Women in Tech ticket is the equivalent to a standard ticket and entitles you to entry to SURGE 2017 as well as access to satellite events and networking events. This includes the following benefits: Access to all stage talks Access to exhibition floor Access to attendee database during event Ability to contact attendees during event Email support Phone support

Is there a schedule available?

A detailed schedule will be made available closer to the event, approximately two weeks before SURGE. It will be available on our website and in our attendee app. The SURGE app also launches approximately two weeks before the event.