The Swedish Innovation Phenomenon
Saturday, March 14
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Hilton Austin Downtown
500 E 4th St
Sweden, a small country in the north that has giants such as IKEA and Volvo, successful bands like ABBA and music producers like Max Martin, as well as the games Candy Crush Saga, Battlefield and Minecraft.
The country has also produced several fruitful solutions within the digital world: Skype, Spotify as well companies such as B-Reel and North Kingdom that take digital campaigns to a whole new level. Not to forget that Hyper Island, one of the world best digital schools was founded in Sweden.
This panel, moderated by Henric Larsson, founder of Chimney, and featuring delegates from the film and education industries will discuss how a small country in the north does it. The session will be inspiring for the ones who are passionate about entrepreneurship and entertaining for everyone!
Henric Larsson is the founder and CEO of Chimney. He is a true entrepreneur and has built branches of Chimney in Dubai, Kiev, Warsaw, Moscow, Berlin, Copenhagen and Oslo. He is a person that is pas...Show the rest
Henric Larsson is the founder and CEO of Chimney. He is a true entrepreneur and has built branches of Chimney in Dubai, Kiev, Warsaw, Moscow, Berlin, Copenhagen and Oslo. He is a person that is passionate about storytelling and branded content and truly believes that an image can tell more than a 1000 words. He has been involved in music video and commercial projects featuring Madonna, Beyoncé, Lady Gaga and The Rolling Stones as well as international brands such as Dior, BMW, Nike and Coca Cola.
His knowledge about tech trends is as big as his passion for stories and what he
does not know is simply not worth knowing. His wide experience within different film markets allows Henric to use successful principles from for example feature films in advertising and vice versa and he is happy to share his experiences in an engaging and entertaining way.Hide the rest