Johnny Boufarhat

Founder @ Hopin

Johnny Boufarhat is a self-taught programmer and founder of Hopin. He’s a serial entrepreneur, founding startups such as Quiin, Readory, and UN1verse and Multiplex.

His vastly successful startup Hopin has quickly grown to one of the world’s leading solutions for online events, creating virtual venues for major brands like Adobe, Product Hunt, Dell, The Wall Street Journal, Unilever, Slack, and CNBC. And most importantly – Hopin will be the platform that drives UPPSTART ONLINE 2020.

They recently closed $40 million from the tech-industries top-leading VC’s – including Accel, Seedcamp, Salesforce Ventures, Northzone, IVP, and Slack Fund.

The thousands of people joining UPPSTART will use the product that Johnny and his team have built.

Johnny’s keynote session will take place on UPPSTART’s Founder’s Stage, where he will share how he got to where he is today.

Sessions with Johnny Boufarhat

4th Sep 2020

14:00 - 14:15 (CET)

15 mins


My Story. Johnny Boufarhat – Founder @ Hopin

Founder of Hopin (the event platform UPPSTART is using!) shares his personal story on how he grew a multi-million dollar online conference platform.


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