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Agenda

1-3 JUNE 2017 - BUDAPEST, HUNGARY

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  • 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

    Explore the most exciting professions of the coming decade! Score an interview with your prospective company! Start a conversation with the mentor of your dreams at Brain Bar Budapest! Details coming soon…

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  • NETWORKED!

    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

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  • 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

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  • BRAIN BAR FUTURE CITIES

    Details coming soon...

  • 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

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  • 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.

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  • 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

Organizers reserve the right to make changes to the programme
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