1-3 JUNE 2017 - BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
Around the World in 9 months
On the Spot - Award-winning documentarists
DESIGNING YOUR BODY.
How technology transforms anatomy?
Lucy McRae - Body Architect
Brain Bar Future Jobs
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The hidden system behind everything
Albert-László Barabási - Rockstar of network science
Is immortality possible?
The Quest to Live Forever and How It Drives Civilization
Stephen Cave - Director of the Centre for the Future of Intelligence
FARMING ON MARS?
Explore your menu from 2117
Karin Kloosterman - Mars farmer
HAPPINESS WITHOUT IMPACT.
Meet the man who leaves no ecological footprint
Colin Beavan - No Impact Man
THE MERGE OF MAN AND MACHINE.
Google and the future of human mind
Greg Corrado - Principal Scientist of Google
ARE WE ALONE?
The timeless quest to find extraterrestrial life
Carol Cleland - Professor of Astrobiology
BIRTH CONTROL FOR EARTH?
Being a parent in the age of overpopulation
Travis Rieder - Bioethicist
WILL JULES VERNE SAVE CAPITALISM?
Sci-fi prototyping as product development
Ari Popper - Founder and CEO at SciFutures
HOW TO BUILD A DIGITAL NATION?
Stories from the Estonian startup fairytale
Toomas Hendrik Ilves - Former President of Estonia
ESCAPE FROM THE CITY.
Cabin Porn and the future of loneliness
Steven Leckart - Co-author of Cabin Porn
THE WAR AGAINST BRAIN DRAIN.
What young entrepreneurs really want from governments
Rocio Fonseca - Executive director of Start-up Chile
DO ROBOTS HAVE A SENSE OF HUMOR?
Meet the girl who creates the stupidest machines on Earth
Simone Giertz - Queen of Shitty Robots
BRAIN BAR FUTURE CITIES
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SAILING THE DIGITAL SEAS.
Morality and piracy in the 21st century
Peter Sunde - Co-founder of Pirate Bay
INSECTS FOR BREAKFAST?
A tasty revolution to fight climate change
Megan Miller - Co-founder of Bitty Foods
OPERATION NO COMPROMISE.
Sea Shepherd and the quest to save the oceans
Peter Hammarstedt - Director of Operations at Sea Shepherd
BEYOND ALL BOUNDARIES.
Redefining success in sports and business
Shane Tusup - Badass of swimming
SEX AND DATA.
Intimacy, childbirth and menopause in the 21st century
Mona Chalabi - Data Editor of The Guardian
THE DIET MYTH.
What if modern fitness is a lie?
Tim Spector - Author of The Diet Myth
IS THERE A GLOBAL WAR COMING?
Peace and violence in the next decade
George Friedman - Founder of Geopolitical Futures
THE FUTURE OF DINING.
Plant bones and other oddities on your plate
Marije Vogelzang - Founder of the Dutch Institute of Food&Design
INEVITABLE: 12 TRENDS THAT SHAPE OUR FUTURE
A personal journey with the founder of WIRED
Kevin Kelly - Legend of futurism
BLASTOFF 2017 - CENTRAL EAST EUROPEAN STARTUP COMPETITION
Where the best startups will be given the chance to pitch their idea or project to the top venture capitalists and representatives of the European tech sector.
WILL WE EVER TRAVEL IN TIME?
A physicist's guide to human imagination
James Beacham - Physicist at CERN
THE GREAT CAKE DIVISION.
The game theorist's guide to parenting
Kevin Zollman - Guru of game theory
THE CALL OF UTOPIA.
How false hopes and too much optimism are endangering our future
Roger Scruton - Philosopher
THE TROUBLE WITH BEES.
Why our modern life depends on beehives, and how to save them now
Hannah Nordhaus - Author of 'The Beekeper's Lament'
THE MISFIT ECONOMY.
Learning creativity from gangsters and pirates
Alexa Clay - Author of The Misfit Economy
A ROBO FRIEND FOR ALL?
Building humanoid buddies in your garage
Tomotaka Takahashi - Founder and CEO of Robo Garage
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