This is a special year and unfortunately Sime will not happen physically.. BUT! that doesn’t mean we’ll just let leave it be. Sime-week is like Epicenter New Years and just
This is a special year and unfortunately Sime will not happen physically.. BUT! that doesn’t mean we’ll just let leave it be. Sime-week is like Epicenter New Years and just because we won’t be able to go all in – doesn’t mean we can’t do it in a different format.
Say hello to Sime Tribute Week at Epicenter! Experience “The best of Sime” from previous years as well as new tech savvy events. All free of charge. All digital.
Check out the digital agenda! If you want to join (which of course you do), make sure to RSVP to the events individually.
MONDAY DECEMBER 7
- 10:00-10.40 Future of food – a journey to the bits and and bytes of eating
Johan Jörgensen, Sweden’s own Mr Foodtech – with us since first Sime – serves us some seriously disruptive food for thought on the future of eating. Presenting a soon to come scenario where meat is cultivated in tanks and you get your 3D printed dinner, tailor made on demand…Where food is made of data, as well as yourself, and the big question will be who’s in control of your next meal.
- 12:00-12:40 Best of Sime Cinema, David Roberts, Singularity U
Take the chance to reconnect with David Roberts, our highest rated Sime speaker of all times, and boost yourself with his brilliant talk on “exponential leadership”, how to create leaders who create leaders all set to make the world a better place. David is one of the world’s top experts on technology disruption, innovation, and leadership. His passion is to help improve the lives of a billion people in the world by helping leader’s create new intentions for global good. Live Commentary-session
- 14.00-16.00 Scale up stage by Epicenter and Result
Adrian Mc Donald, Expert on Scale, Partner at Result and guest shares the most important lessons learned by companies that managed to scale in times of the pandemic. Do’s, don’t s and useful reminders on why its’s so important to stay humble and agile.
TUESDAY DECEMBER 8
- 10:00-10.40 Future of Meetings – entering the world of VR-conferences
First we take Manhattan then we take Berlin – or Zagreb or Monte Carlo or Epicenter Stockholm… Mats Larsson, serial entrepreneur (and eminent producer of Sime at Cirkus and Epicenter) demos an unlimited conference world set in VR, showcasing real examples and best practices. A truly wow-experience, giving a glimpse on what to expect from a hybrid conference arena in at not too distant future.
- 15.00-15:40 Best o Sime Cinema, Allison Johnson, Legendary Brand Builder and CMO at Apple under Steve Jobs
There are only a few people who have worked directly under Steve Jobs, and Allison Johnson is one of them. As the former head of global marketing at Apple, 2005–2011, they worked closely together. She coordinated the launches of iPhone and iPad and some of the most iconic products and campaigns of our time. From her talk recorded at Sime 2018 ww will learn why it’s (more than ever) important with authenticity in business, how to find the right balance between quality and speed and why companies should put customers at the center of every single decision.
WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 9
- 10.00-10.40 Ola’s Yearly Sime Trends, live from Epicenter Studio
Ola Ahlvarsson, Entrepreneur. Change Maker. International Speaker. Moderator. Co-founder of Sime, Epicenter, Result and 20+ companies. Since the mid 90’s been at the cutting edge of digital entrepreneurship as an entrepreneur, investor, thought leader and advisor shares his thoughts, learnings and serious concerns on how to stay ahead in the years to come.
- 12.00-12.40 Best of Sime Cinema, Daniel Ek, Spotify
Daniel Ek, the entrepreneur who founded Spotify and has been called “the most important person in the music industry”. Meet him in the beginning of the beginning, in a legendary Sime-talk at Cirkus.
- 15.00-16.00 Best of Sime Cinema, Humanity 2.0 Max Tegmark & Live AI Commentary Session led by Anna Felländer, Co-Founder AI Sustainability.org
It can go either way, AI can be “the best or the worst thing ever happened to humanity. It’s just a question of time until we have an artificial intelligence that is by far superior to ours, how we tackle that will be the critical issue for the human race. We are proud to recapture the talk of Max Tegmark, the world-famous physicist, cosmologist, author and researcher in AI from Sime 2018,
AI Commentary Session led by Anna Felländer, co-founder of the AI Sustainability Center
In the wake of COVID-19, AI promises new smart services and transformational innovation. Parallelly, there are increasing concerns about privacy, surveillance, and ethics. Anna is one of Sweden’s leading experts on the effect of digitalization with a focus on Artificial Intelligence. We will discuss the ethical dimensions of AI and how to ensure data-driven technologies are inclusive, responsible, and transparent.
FRIDAY DECEMBER 11
- 10:00-10.40 Future of Life, Lust and Health – Entering the age on Human Augmentation
Hannes Sapiens is an internationally recognised thought leader, speaker, media commentator, innovator, investor and professional advisor on biohacking, human augmentation and the impact of exponential technologies on the human condition. Here he shares his latest findings, options and thoughts on health and human conditions.
- 12.00-12:40 Best of Sime Cinema, Yeonmi Park, the Korean freedom fighter who rises from rape and oppression to become a global voice against the North Korean regime and autor of In order to live. The most emotional and painful Sime speech ever. Live Commentary-session
- 16.00-16:40 Best of Sime Cinema, Oobah Butler
Oobah Butler the award-winning filmmaker, writer, and provocateur, famous for his different life hacks on the webb, like turning the Shed on his backyard into the highest ranked restaurant i London on Trip Advisor or faking his way into Paris Fashion Week thrilled the Sime audience with his hilariously fun and thought provoking stories! Live Commentary-session
7 (Monday) 09:00 - 11 (Friday) 17:00
Epicenter Stockholm Mäster Samuelsgatan 36