SuperNova is a one-of-a-kind event where visionary solutions, technologies and insights come together. Where game-changers and businesses of tomorrow meet and entrepreneurs, professionals and creatives connect to get inspired and empowered. Because tomorrow is unstoppable.
SuperNova 2018 in Action
From 27 to 30 September, the first edition of the SuperNova technology and future festival took place in Antwerp. Where 4,120 professionals gathered together in the Waagnatie to pitch, showcase, discuss and get inspired. Where more than 30,000 visitors engaged with 200+ interactive demos spread over 16 locations and pavilions in Het Eilandje.
CEO and Co-founder of EpiBone, the world’s first company growing living human bones for skeletal reconstruction
Founding director of the Berkeley Wireless Research Center (BWRC) and maker of the InfoPad, predecessor of the iPad
Founder of Shazam, the most widely-used music app counting 150+ million users worldwide
AI serial entrepreneur, acclaimed neuroscientist, named one of Top 10 Women to Watch in Tech
Founder of Gapminder and Bill Gates’ personal hero, Anna breaks prejudices with big data visualization
Where global thought leaders share their visions and insights on the technology, business concepts and creative ventures of tomorrow.
A one-of-a-kind producer and performer whose vast musical output spans many different worlds
Where some of today's most forward-thinking electronic music artists will take the stage to play out the music of tomorrow
Creativity World Forum is now...
In 2018, we expand the Creative World Forum (CWF) to become SuperNova, the festival of the future. SuperNova aims to show both professionals and the wider public how the business and daily life will evolve over the coming years thanks to these future technologies. Its motto: Tomorrow is unstoppable. The next CWF will take place in 2019.
Where is it?
The SuperNova area will cover the entire “Eilandje” area, the port of Antwerp, Belgium. Stretching from the Waagnatie over MAS and Felix Pakhuis to Retail Detail, the festival is hosted at several sites - both indoor and outdoor - and will even include some brand new constructions.
The main event hall is the Waagnatie at Rijnkaai 150 2000 Antwerp.
Come find out
For a few days only, today’s thought leaders, the most promising scale-ups, and outstanding companies from around the globe gather in Antwerp - to talk, pitch and showcase. As a professional, entrepreneur, creative, researcher, innovator or investor, SuperNova allows you to squeeze time and embrace tomorrow.