Conference

September
27 THU
28 FRI
Ticket
2018

SuperNova offers a two-day conference featuring today’s game changers - where thought leaders share their visions and insights on the technology, business concepts and creative ventures of tomorrow. On top of internationally-renewed experts, SuperNova also features local heroes and sofa session experts. 

Ray Kurzweil
28FRI

One of the world’s leading inventors, thinkers, and futurists

 

Tim Harford
27THU

Author of the million-selling The Undercover Economist and other bestsellers

Biz Stone
28FRI

American entrepreneur known best as co-founder of Twitter, Medium, and Jelly

Seth Godin
27THU

Global best-selling author famous for his philosophies in leadership & business

Philip Inghelbrecht
27THU

Founder of Shazam, the most widely-used music app counting 150+ million users worldwide 

Local Hero
Neri Oxman
27THU

A design and architecture visionary who coined the term "Material Ecology"

Vivienne Ming
27THU

AI serial entrepreneur, acclaimed neuroscientist, named one of Top 10 Women to Watch in Tech

Armin Pohl
27THU

CGI Visionary and CEO of Mackevision

Jan Rabaey
27THU

Founding director of the Berkeley Wireless Research Center (BWRC) and maker of the InfoPad, predecessor of the iPad

Local Hero
SNASK
27THU

A Swedish creative agency ranked as one of top 50 desired workplaces for creatives

Jane McGonigal
28FRI

A world-famous game designer recognized as one of the world's top innovators by MIT

Neil Harbisson
28FRI

The World's First Cyborg Officially Recognized by the Government

Anna Rosling Rönnlund
28FRI

Founder of Gapminder and Bill Gates’ personal hero, Anna breaks prejudices with big data visualization

Louis Jonckheere
27THU

Co-founder of Showpad

Local Hero
Pieterjan Bouten
27THU

Co-founder of Showpad

Local Hero
Luc Van den hove
27THU

CEO and President of imec

Local Hero
Jürgen Ingels
27THU

Founder of Clear2Pay

Local Hero
Duco Sickinghe
27THU

Founder of Fortino Capital

Local Hero
Bram Vanderborght
27THU

Passionate about robots and their use for society and economy

Local Hero
Jonathan Berte
28FRI

CEO of Robovision

Local Hero
Alain De Taeye
28FRI

The Original Digital Map Maker

Sofa Session
Angelo Vermeulen
28FRI

Actively working on bio-inspired concepts for interstellar travel

Local Hero

Come find out

Ticket Required
September
27 THU
28 FRI
2018

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.

Free
September
29 SAT
30 SUN
2018

The SuperNova festival is a one-of-a-kind immersive experience, occupying “Het Eilandje” in Antwerp. Feed your curiosity and discover the new ideas and technologies for tomorrow!  

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