Creative Impact Conference touches on a variety of topics that
revolve around adapting to the challenges of a fast-changing
world and overcoming different obstacles. They include questions
ranging from matters technological to ecological and
Kathryn Myronuk, an expert
on exponentially growing technologies and one of the founding
members of Singularity University, will speak on future skills,
learning, and how to adapt to an increasingly
How to stay competitive in an increasingly digitized world?
Hyper Island’s Anna Hagensgård will
introduce new ways of thinking and learning within Ideation and
Concept Development workshop – a process for groups to work
creatively and collaboratively to generate creative ideas.
Is humankind heading towards a bodyhacking augmentation and
transhumanist future? Scott Cohen, the
co-founder of Cyborg Nest will introduce North Sense – a little
gadget about to prompt the evolution in human ability.
Where's the underground revival now and what's the essence of
significant nightlife? A discussion about the future of club
culture will be held between club reps from Georgia’s famous
Bassiani techno club to Serbia’s DIY cultural space Drugstore
But how to sustain development and make change when you have
nothing? Ruth Daniel, a cultural
producer, activist and CEO of the multi-award winning
organization In Place of War will tell us how to help community
and grassroots organizations in some of the most challenging
context in the world – in places of conflict and areas of
How to stick to your guns in today’s music industry and
maintain the ability to keep signing the next big band? Louder
Than War’s John Robb will find it out
in conversation with the co-owner of the iconic independent
music group Rough Trade Jeanette Lee who has played in Public
Image Limited and managed bands from The Cranberries to Pulp.
How to battle gender stereotypes and inequality within the
It takes the high art-humour sensibility and wit of US based
Estonian producer, writer and environmental advocate Maria Minerva aka Maria
Juur to tackle such burning topic.
Berlin-based music software and hardware company Ableton will
host a learning location, Ableton Playground, and talks on
creative strategies by Dennis DeSantis and