SHIFT BLOG

CAN THE PAST OF SPACE ALIENS FORETELL THE FUTURE OF LIFE ON EARTH?

Astrophysicist Dr Andrew Siemion has the dream job of any sci-fi fan: finding aliens. He serves as the…

THE SKY IS NOT THE LIMIT – TOWARDS THE INTERNET FOR SPACE

Simone Briatore always had a passion for the world beyond Earth. As a child, he was fascinated with…

THE LAWS OF URBAN GROWTH AND CORPORATE DEATH

One of the highlights of the 2018 SHIFT Business Festival was when the main stage audience was treated…

RELIVE THE SHIFT MOVIE THEATER

The occasional rainy day is the rule rather than the exception during the Finnish summer, but with these…

REDEFINING NORMAL IN TRADITIONAL INDUSTRIES – FINANCE

A War Strategy for a Livable Planet   To achieve greatness, one needs vision, passion and belief. Business…

REDEFINING NORMAL IN TRADITIONAL INDUSTRIES – PRINTING

Printing is one of the industries that has been radically disrupted by the technological revolution in the past…

A SHIFTY MATCH LED TO A SUCCESSFUL INVESTMENT ROUND

We always say that SHIFT matchmaking provides unexpected, surprising and profitable business opportunities. To provide some flesh around the claim,…

NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING, AI AND THE FUTURE OF TECH

Tune into SHIFT Talk podcast on Kieku. Hear what Filip Ginter, a natural language processing guru and…

MEET SARA

Rising Up to Match Your True Potential Can Also Break Your Heart   Sara Hoxhaj, 19…

ON SOCIAL IMPACTS OF FUTURE TECHNOLOGIES

We are living in a post-modern world where we acknowledge the fact that there is no single narrative of history…

HUMANITY VS TECHNOLOGY

Gerd Leonhard says, people don’t like or invest in companies and industries because of their technology. What attracts people is…

THE RENAISSANCE OF OUR SPECIES

Neil Harbisson identifies himself as a Trans-species. Unable to see colours, he decided to acquire an additional sense that would…