Feb. 5-7 2014 – CICG, Geneva, Switzerland

Meet the Speakers

Meet the Speakers

  • Co-author of The Misfit Economy, exploring underground, black market and informal innovation
  • Creative Director of The New York Times R&D Lab
  • Founder & CEO of HouseTrip, one of the world's leading holiday rental websites
  • President and CEO, reinventing Logitech
  • Political activist planning to unleash entrepreneurial spirit by ensuring unconditional income for all
  • "Hacker" making things to playfully explore technology
  • Co-Editor and Managing Partner at Boing Boing, research director at Institute for the Future
  • World-class architect using robots to re-connect architects to how buildings get built
  • Professor in Digital Humanities at EPFL Lausanne
  • First-generation family business founder, agitator of Berlin's start-up scene
  • Leading scholar of videogames and award-winning game designer
  • Co-Founder of RetailTower in Ghana
  • Founder of the Relationship Economy eXpedition (REX)
  • Writer exploring how technology is shaping art, literature, and society.
  • Eatwith.com Country Manager Spain, changing the way people travel and eat
  • Chief Emotional Officer of Berlin's most exciting urban project, co-founder Bar 25
  • French plastic artist, "growing" pictures with algae
  • Chairman of the Holzmarkt cooperative, making sustainable urban development happen in Berlin
  • Professor at Maastricht University, Maker of the World's First In-Vitro Burger
  • Serial social entrepreneur from Tel Aviv, Co-Founder of Elevation.
  • Member of the board of directors of Audemars Piguet, leading a global family business
  • Science communicator, exploring the dark universe
  • Imperfect future strategist, co-founder of wabi-sabi lab
  • Product Designer at Yoyo
  • Managing Director of AP-Swiss, a joint undertaking by the European Space Agency, and the Swiss Space Office
  • Specialist in Business Model Innovation and Disruption
  • Professor debunking the myths of entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Movie director, ex-VP alibaba.com telling the story of a westerner inside China's alibaba.com
  • Editor-in-Chief of Tharawat Magazine, a global publication for family businesses
  • Critical futurist, founder of Changeist
  • Teenage Hacker and Maker
  • Co-founder of One of the World's Largest Do-it-yourself Biology Labs