Inspiration session: Tiffani Bova, Matt McMullen, Chris Dancy,  and more…

Day 1: 14:00–16:00

Venue: The Playa aka the Epicenter Terrace

Over the days you will meet in total approx. 100+ speakers including Matt McMullen, founder Realbotix, the creator of Harmony the AI lover and sex companion, Tiffani Bova, Global Customer Growth and Innovation Evangelist at Salesforce and author of: Growth IQ: Get Smarter About the Choices that Will Make or Break Your Business, Chris Dancy, the world’s most connected human and more…

Afternoon sessions:

14:30 Fake it till you make it – Lies, truth and lifehacks in the age of digital (or how I swindled my way into TripAdvisor and Paris Fashion Week

Oobah Butler uses comedy and absurdity to comment on the modern era. Whether it’s swindling his way as a fake jeans designer, Georgio Peviani, to the top of Paris Fasion Week or letting his Instagram followers vote on every decision he made for a day, his ambition is to explore different worlds in an interesting contemporary way.

Key takeaways:  
–How Oobah turned the Shed in his backyard to London’s top rated restaurant on TripAdvisor.
–How he swindled his way into Paris Fashion Week.
–His thoughts on fake news, and what we can learn from it to reach through the buzz.

15:00 Hooking up with the world’s most connected man

Chris Dancy, Health and wellness pioneer, healthcare technology leader and entrepreneur, frequently referred to as “the world’s most connected human”.

Key takeaways:

–How tech can improve your life.

–Bodyhacking as a lifestyle.

–A glimpse of your life in a not too distant future.

15:20 Growth IQ – Growth IQ: Get Smarter About the Choices that Will Make or Break Your business

Tiffani Bova, Global Customer Growth and Innovation Evangelist at Salesforce and author of Growth IQ: Get Smarter About the Choices that Will Make or Break Your Business.

Key takeaways:

–Key insights from Tiffani’s book.

–Learnings from Salesforce’s unparalleled growth journey.

–How the right use of data drives the right decisions and fuel growth.

15.40 The future of sex, love and AI companions 

Matt McMullen, founder Realbotix, the creator of Harmony the AI lover and sex companion.

Key takeaways:

–Up close with Harmony, the first AI robotic girlfriend.

–Why we will all have sex with robots and maybe fall in love with them.

–AI and emotions.

Morning sessions:

09.00 Trying to make sense of today and tomorrow

Ola Ahlvarsson, co-creator, Sime.

Key takeaways:

–Technology as a tool for change and chaos.

–Highlights, from the past and thoughts about the year to come. Cool cases and phenomena.

–What to expect during Sime.

09.30 AI and Humanity – Being a human in an AI world

Max Tegmark, professor at MIT, physicist and cosmologist.

Key takeaways:

–A crash course in the future of AI (and humanity).

–The good, the bad and the ugly –the ethics of AI.

–Science and Science Fiction –what is what?

10.00 Getting to know your brain – meditating gone tech

Ariel Garten, founder Muse, the brainwave meditation company.

Key takeaways:

–How to meditate like a master using the latest technolgy.

–Next gen UX – the brain as computer interface.

–A wonderful founder story.

10.20 The riddle of innovation

Lisa Lindström, founder Doberman in conversation with Mahesh Kumar, CEO, Result.

Key takeaways:

–Best practices of real corporate innovation.

–How to design success.

–Achieving a growth mindset and skillset.

10.40 Epicenter Tech safari a.k.a. dancing on the bleeding edge

Hannes Sjöblad, Singularity University and Chief Disruption Officer, Epicenter.

Key takeaways:

–The latest, greatest and craziest new technology.

–New findings from Singularity University.

–Bodyhacking – all you need to know.