Christina Boutrup

Christina Boutrup is a leading China analyst and former correspondent. As a journalist she travelled in most parts of The Middle Kingdom and covered areas such as business, economy, environment and social issues for more than a decade, hosting radio- and TV shows about China. She interviewed Aliababa’s founder Jack Ma and closely followed the global expansion of Chinese companies authoring several books about business in China. Most recently “The Great Tech Revolution – How China is Shaping Our Future” which has been endorsed by several influential business leaders, including Jim Hagemann Snabe, chairman of A.P. Moller Maersk and Siemens who calls it a “must read”.

Presenting: KEY NOTE: Time to Copy China - the Chinese Tech Revolution 

Lars Bastholm

Lars Bastholm (US) brings a unique perspective, having held C-level creative leadership positions at both brands (Google), traditional agencies (Ogilvy) and digital agencies (AKQA). Lars has led creative teams around the world, most recently overseeing teams in 16 locations during his time at Google. Lars is currently working on his musical entertainment start-up, Mic Drop. Additionally, he works as a creative strategy, marketing and branding consultant. He has contributed to 4 books published by Taschen, most recently writing the foreword to "The History of Web Design" (2019).

Presenting: KEY NOTE: The History (and future) of Web Design – in 30 minutes

Yang Lee

Yang Lee began his career as a research fellow at R&D department in Taiwan Public Television Service (PTS). In 2014, he joined the New Media department and initiated the policy development for the new media service. Since 2017 he is in charge of the PTS+ , the OTT streaming service, of PTS.

Presenting: 2 On Children/Kidz– storytelling with video games

Manuel Thalman (SUI)

Manuel Thalman, Head Of “Youth Department” at Swiss Radio and Television (SRF)

Presenting: Tour of Europe - European Social Media successes

Zoe Farac (SUI)

Zoe Farac is a Format Developer “Youth Family Entertainment Department” at Swiss Radio and Television (SRF)

Presenting: Tour of Europe - European Social Media successes

Patrik da Silva Sæther

Patrick da Silva Sæther has a photojournalism degree from Oslo Metropolitan University, and works as a photojournalist i NRK, the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation. 

Presenting: Storytelling in stills (NRK)