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Theme: Beyond Borders

Gothenburg, Sweden
October 10th, 2012

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About this event

The theme may allude to as many different things; physical and mental limits and barriers and national borders in the digital world almost is smudged.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Shai Dahan
    Shai traveled to Israel to take part of a creative collaboration and an art journey.
  • Pelle Hanæus
    Pelle Hanæus is a Swedish actor and theatre director who knows how laughter can spur hope.
  • Suchitra Sumatran-Holgersson
    As a teenager Suchitra decided she wanted to improve life quality for sick people through research.
  • Håkan Lidbo
    Swedish musician and electronic producer Håkan Lidbo is always on the lookout for new challenges.
  • Magnus Berglund
    Magnus is a problem solver with no sense of limits, neither mentally nor physically.
  • Aric Dromi
    Aric sees possibilities importing emotional wisdom to technology around us.
  • Klara Hansson
    The Edible City is a vision of a future where everyone can eat what grows in the city.
  • Wouter Vlemming
    Wouter Vlemmings tries to understand the processes that shape the Universe around us.
  • Annushka
    Russian-born musician Annushka brings people together by crossing musical borders.
  • Susanne Tarkowski Tempelhof
    Susanne is exploring alternatives to the current nation-state system, specifically non-territorial corporate states.
  • Magnus Wahlberg
    How can herring farts in the Stockholm archipelago almost lead to a diplomatic crisis?
  • Radioactive Orchestra
    By giving every radioactive isotop its own sound based on scientific algorithms Radioactive Orchestra turns nuclear science into music.
  • Martha Ehlin
    Would you accept an organ if you needed it? And if so, shouldn’t you also be willing to give?
  • Idriz Zogaj
    Idriz is passionate about teaching others how to improve their memories and believes that with the right practice, anyone can get a super-memory.
  • Jim Prescott
    Why do some ideas seem to take off like a rocket all by themselves and others gather dust on the launch pad?
  • Emil Johansson
    Emil Johansson is labeled a big J.R.R. Tolkien geek. He shares his passion in this talk.
  • Torsten Ottesjö
    Torsten Ottesjö is a 30 year old architect and lumberjack who has tried to create environments where we can live.
  • Sandra Petojevic
    To Sandra Petojevic the world appears differently than it does to most people.

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Venue and Details

Berzeligatan 4
Gothenburg, 41253

Event Type (what is this?) Standard

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Organizer 102307

Niklas Forser
Gothenburg, Sweden

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Organizer 130776

Carl Ternstedt
Goteborg, Sweden

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