Meet our speakers

Adam Greenfield

Urbanist and writer, author of Radical Technologies: The Design of Everyday Life and Against the Smart City

Sarah Williams

Director, Civic Data Design Lab, MIT

Associate Professor of Technology and Urban Planning, MIT

Carlo Ratti

Director of the MIT Senseable City Lab

Sir Peter Cook

Founder Archigram & CRAB Studio

Helle Søholt

Founding Partner of Gehl, CEO

Matt Weiss

Managing Director at Ideo CoLab

Dr. Mara Balestrini

CEO at Ideas for Change

Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) researcher

Dietmar Offenhuber

Ass. Prof. at Northeastern University & Co-Author Decoding the City

Michael Kimmelmann

Architecture Critic for The New York Times

Manuela Naveau

Director, Ars Electronica Export

Jakob Strømann-Andersen

Partner & Head of Sustainability Engineering, Henning Larsen

Christian Bason

CEO Danish Design Centre

Nina Kovsted Helk

CPO of Realdania

Bahare Haghshenas

Head of SDG strategy and innovation services, Monitor Deloitte

Martin Barry

Founder of Resite

Martin Hallberg

Creative Sound Designer, ÅF

Camilla Van Deurs

City Architect, Copenhagen

Ben Cerveny

Emma Lorenzen

Project Manager, Architect and Urban Planner, COWI

Ole Schilling

VP Market Development Smart Cities & Regions, Deutsche Telekom

Christian Pagh

Culture director, Cofounder, Urgent.Agency

Natalie Mossin

Co-chair, UIA Commission on the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Head of Institute, KADK

Lean Doody

Ass. Director, Digital Property & Cities Leader, Arup

Neel Strøbæk

Senior Group Director, Sustainability & CR, Rambøll

Market Director for Planning & Urban Design

Indy Johar

Architect, Co-founder of Project 00 & Dark Matter Laboratories

Jeff Risom

Partner & Chief Innovation Officer, Gehl

Killian Kleinschmidt

Humanitarian Expert, Founder of IPA, Innovation and Planning Agency

Gyorgyi Galik

Lead Advisor, Cities Programme, Design Council

Ph.D. in Innovation Design Engineering, Royal College of Art

Paul van Koningsbruggen

Director of Mobility, Technolution