Sime Summer Day 1

Program Day 1, May 30

The main stage events are only available for full-access, VIP participants and for participants with 1 or 2 day passes. Summits can be purchased separately.

Note: Events overlap in time

IOT Summit

08:30–10:30 (Venue: Disruption Hall)

Get insights, cases and expert knowledge about IOT and a connected society. Learn how everything connected will disrupt life as we know it and create industries.

(This is a Summit – Tickets are sold separately or as part of a day pass.)


Terrace sessions: Jimmy Wales, Kina Zeidler and Ola Ahlvarsson

09:00–10:30 (Venue: The Playa aka the Epicenter Terrace)

Over the days you will meet 100+ speakers including Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia, about the road ahead and the digital world we (can) create, Kina Zeidler, journalist and author “Det svenska techundret” (The Swedish tech wonder), 2018, Ola Ahlvarsson and many more.

Available on full-access, day pass or for VIP participants

Leadership Lounge for Technology Resilience

09:00–16:20 (Venue: Ekskäret Klustret, 7th floor)

During Sime During Sime The Leadership Lounge hosted by Ekskäret Klustret will offer parallel tracks to the Terrace and Summit agendas on floor 7, focusing on tomorrow’s leadership skills. Join a session or all, develop your inner and outer leadership to cope with turbulence and complexity. Co-create conscious, meaningful and sustainable technological progress. At the Leadership Lounge you can energize, reflect and be inspired to unleash your potential for impact and change in your organization and society.

Expert Talks

10:00–15:00 (Venue: Technium)

A Sime Expert talk is a thought leader session where handpicked experts and executives discuss a topic with the ambition to dig deeper and share experience. Group sizes range from 15 to 50 with an average of 30 participants.

Digital Marketing Summit

10:30–12:30 (Venue: Disruption Hall)

Exploring the best marketing strategies, learning from bad ass case stories and exploring the future role of the marketing director in a real time, programmatic, transparent and crazy fast moving world. (please note that last year’s Digital Marketing Summit had 600 guests so book your ticket now if you want to have a seat in the auditorium).

The (Ultimate) Sales Summit

13:00–15:00 (Venue: Disruption Hall)

Mastering sales on a digitized arena where the world is the playing field and smart use of data will empower tomorrow’s best sales directors.

(This is a Summit – Tickets are sold separately or as part of a day pass.) Stay tuned for more info


Immigration Technology and Entreprenurship Talks

13:00–14:30 (Venue: The Playa aka the Epicenter Terrace)

You are welcome to a special afternoon exploring how we can create a better soil for working together in Stockholm and create more fantastic companies and jobs. Where Swedes and immigrants have an equal chance to live their own dream.

Terrace sessions: Patrik Forsberg, Jay Curley and more…

14:00–16:30 (Venue: The Playa aka the Epicenter Terrace)

Over the days you will meet 100+ speakers including Patrik Forsberg, founder Stiller Studios and storyteller extraordinaire, Jay Curley Global Head of Integrated Marketing, Ben & Jerry’s and many more.

The ultimate after-Sime with the speakers and unexpected surprise guests

17:00–19:00 (Venue: The Playa aka the Epicenter Terrace)

Stay tuned for more information on this agenda point.