Inspiration sessions: Charlie Muirhead, Ola Ahlvarsson and more…

14:00–16:00 Day 2

Venue: The Playa aka the Epicenter Terrace

Over the days you will meet in total approx. 100+ speakers including Charlie Muirhead, serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Cognition X, the leading AI analyst firm, our host Ola Ahlvarsson, co-creator of Sime, and many more…

Note: Specific agenda points and times are subject to change. 

Afternoon sessions:

14:00 Member stories – Epicenter champions on the scale

Tim Bjelkstam CEO and Co-founder Tiptapp, Mart Maasik, SEB Innovation Lab, Therese Engström, Sime Social Impact.

14:30 Musse & Helium – Meet two cross media characters and their creator

Camilla Brinck, founder Musse & Helium, the audiobook and book success.

Key takeaways:

–How to create a multimedia phenomenon in your basement.

–Getting to know two cool cartoon characters.

15:00 Success and/or happiness? –Balancing ambition and happiness in an exponential society

Anna Bennich Karlstedt, psychologist and author.

15:20 Management by sleep

Ola Ahlvarsson, co-founder Sime, Epicenter and Result

15:40 Making AI your business – deep dive in industrial AI and why you should care

Charlie Muirhead, serial entrepreneur and co-founder Cognition X, the leading AI analyst firm.

16:00 Picturing the future fine arts + tech a life long love affair  

Jacob Felländer, artist, photographer 

Morning sessions:

09.00 Founder stories – meet spectacular entrepreneurs

Ola Ahlvarsson, co-creator, Sime, and friends.

Key takeaways:

–Ola picks his top entrepreneurs and makes them share their secrets.

–Paths to growth.

–Under the hoods of succesful scale-ups.

09.30 The secrets behind building Apple, the most iconic brand in history

Allison Johnson, ex Global Marketing Director, Apple Inc. during the Steve Jobs era.

Key takeaways:

–The secrets behind buidling Apple, the most world’s most succesful brand.

–Why the user experience is the heart of building a brand.

–Branding for start-ups, scale-ups and grownups.

–What you learn from working with Steve Jobs.


10.00 How to create a cult – championing your brand like a guru

Vikram Gandhi, filmmaker, Kumaré – the true story about the false prophet and Vice Media senior editor.

Key takeaways:

–How to create loyal followers.

–The power of storytelling.

–Fake news and the real deal.

10.30 Finding a new narrative for humans and the planet

Caroline Stiernstedt and Tomas Björkman, Ekskäret in dialogue with Lisen Schultz, Stockholm Resilience Center.