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28 – 30 April 2020

Munich, Germany


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48forward - Innovation and Future Conference in Munich

The time for well-worn paths is over. The time for bold, groundbreaking and pioneering ideas is now. We have to unite to shape a future we all want to live in.


The innovation and future festival 48forward is all about future technologies, digital transformation, social developments and cultural change. 48forward unites more than 600 attendees and 100 speakers from all over the world. One day fully packed with amazing masterclasses on different focus-topics and two days of conference program will help you to understand what’s coming next, what will transform our lives and work in the upcoming years. 

CONFERENCE STAGE

29 – 30 April 2020


Our main stage will host a two-day conference program with amazing keynotes and panel discussions with international speakers to explore future trends and their impact on our lives and work.


MASTERCLASS SESSIONS

28 April 2020


10 masterclasses on the first festival day will provide a deep-dive into different focus topics. In up to four hours our attendees will be able to learn more about their favorite topics – with extensive keynotes, panel discussions and interactive workshops.


48forward - Innovation and Future Conference in Munich

FOCUS TRACKS


Commerce / Retail

Corporate Innovation

Company Building

Health

Media / Journalism

Marketing

Communication

Information Technology

Blockchain

Artificial Intelligence


We are here to nurture relationships
to gain wisdom.


Martin Wezowski, Chief Designer at SAP

We are here to nurture relationships to gain wisdom.

Martin Wezowski, Chief Designer at SAP

GET YOUR TICKET NOW!


Join Europe’s most holistic innovation and future festival and be part of three amazing days with more than 100 speakers on our conference stage and 10 deep-dive masterclasses!



FORMER SPEAKERS


  • Ales Drabek
    Ales Drabek
    Chief Digital & Disruption Officer
    Conrad Electronic
  • Arne Wolter
    Arne Wolter
    Chief Digital Officer
    Gruner + Jahr
  • Adam Somlai-Fischer
    Co-Founder
    Prezi
  • Prof. Dr. Newton Howard
    Neurocomputation, Neurosurgery & Mathematics
    University of Oxford
  • Matthew Timms
    Matthew Timms
    Chief Digital & Technology Officer
    E.ON
  • Hanna Hennig
    Hanna Hennig
    CIO
    OSRAM
  • Marcus John Henry Brown
    Marcus John Henry Brown
    Founder
    MJHB Office for Creative Intelligence
  • Martin Wild
    Martin Wild
    Chief Innovation Officer
    MediaMarktSaturn
  • Curt Simon Harlinghausen
    Global CP Automotive
    Publicis.Sapient
  • Gen Sadakane
    Co-Founder & Creative Director
    EyeEm
  • Nico Lumma
    Nico Lumma
    Managing Partner
    next media accelerator
  • Mark Mattingley-Scott
    Quantum Computing Ambassador
    IBM

Where?


The Festival takes place in Munich, Germany. We are building a whole 48forward Campus for three days – and will shortly reveal its location.

FAQs


I appreciate 48forward because it connects passion and ambition with practical insights and broad know-how.


Curt Simon Harlinghausen, Global CP Automotive at Publicis.Sapient

I appreciate 48forward because it connects passion and ambition with practical insights and broad know-how.

Curt Simon Harlinghausen, Global CP Automotive at Publicis.Sapient

THANKS TO OUR PARTNERS!


  • O&R
  • FÜRG Consulting
  • Oberender
  • diffferent
  • Black Operatives Department
  • City of Munich
  • ASTUTIA

LEARN MORE ABOUT 2018’s EVENT


With more than 500 attendees from all over Europe and over 50 speakers from more than 10 different countries on three stages the third 48forward Conference was the biggest so far – and the most holistic one.

Our speakers provided great insights on various topics such as blockchain, AI, healthcare, media and journalism, marketing and communications, corporate innovation and company building, IoT and eGovernment.

Learn more about 2018’s conference!