MEDIA TIMETABLE

TUESDAY May 22nd

 

11.00 – 12.00 Press Conference (Open for media, questions allowed – NOTE, CHANGED TIME (previously 11.15-12.15))

 

Q & A sessions (Open for media, only pre-approved questions asked by SHIFT representative – for your questions to be featured, please contact communications@theshift.fi)

 

13.15-13.30 Q&A: Liron Rosenbaum, OrCam

13.30-13.45 Q&A: Markku Jussila, Glue

 

14.45 – 15.00 Q&A: Nick Bostrom, Future of Humanity Institute, University of Oxford (not available for media – questions possible through SHIFT)

15.00 – 15.15 Q&A: Harri Valpola, Curious AI

 

16.30 – 16.45 Q&A: Daniel Chao, Halo Neuroscience

16.45 – 17.00 Q&A: Hannes Sjöblad, Epicenter Stockholm

 

17.45 – 18.00 Q&A: Yoram Levanon, Beyond Verbal

18.00 – 18.15 Q&A: Katri Saarikivi, University of Helsinki

 

Media has a possibility to test the breakthrough technologies from Halo Neuroscience, OrCam and Beyond Verbal at the Media Lounge.

 

Media has a possibility for 1-1-interviews with speakers on Tuesday May 22nd:

 

  • Liron Rosenbaum, OrCam
  • Markku Jussila, Glue
  • Harri Valpola, Curious AI
  • Daniel Chao, Halo Neuroscience
  • Hannes Sjöblad, Epicenter
  • Yoram Levanon, Beyond Verbal
  • Katri Saarikivi, University of Helsinki

 

  • Nick Bostrom, Future of Humanity Institute, University of Oxford (only one 1-1-interview available, all requests through accreditation form & email have been taken into account)

 

Additionally, AI in Maritime Industry Track on May 22nd features the following companies, from which media can request 1-1-interviews:

 

  • Rolls-Royce
  • Wärtsilä
  • Meyer
  • MacGregor
  • Silo.AI
  • Veracity, DNV GL
  • Fleetrange
  • Avanto Ventures

 

Turku Business Region & Avanto Ventures will launch their new accelerator at SHIFT.

 

All requests for 1-1-interviews through accreditation form have been taken into account. Accredited media will receive a link through which reservations for the interview spots are made, on Tuesday 15.5.

 

WEDNESDAY May 23rd

 

Q & A sessions (Open for media, only pre-approved questions asked by SHIFT representative – for your questions to be featured, please contact communications@theshift.fi)

 

11.15 – 11.30 Q&A: Geoffrey West, Santa Fe Institute

 

12.45 – 13.00 Q&A: Simone Briatore, Golbriak Space

13.00 – 13.15 Q&A: Andrew Siemion, UC Berkeley

 

13.15 – 14.15 Press Conference (Open for media, questions allowed)

 

15.00 – 15.30 Q&A: Marc-Johan Kavantsaari, Golbriak Space; Matti Aksela, F-Secure; Päivi Brunou, Nixu; Donnie Werner, Ericsson

 

16.15 – 16.30 Risto Miikkulainen, Sentient AI

16.30 – 16.45 Cathy O’Neil, ORCAA

 

Media has a possibility for 1-1-interviews with speakers on Wednesday May 23rd:

 

  • Geoffrey West, Santa Fe Institute
  • Simone Briatore, Golbriak Space
  • Andrew Siemion, UC Berkeley
  • Marc-Johan Kavantsaari, Golbriak Space
  • Matti Aksela, F-Secure
  • Päivi Brunou, Nixu
  • Donnie Werner, Ericsson
  • Risto Miikkulainen, Sentient AI
  • Mazdak Nassir, Space Nation
  • Katja Presnal, Space Nation
  • Kimmo Isbjörnssund, ESA BIC Finland
  • Timo Huttunen, ESA BIC Finland

 

  • Cathy O’Neil, ORCAA (only one 1-1-interview available, all requests through accreditation form & email have been taken into account)

 

Additionally, Modern Mobility Track on May 23nd features the following companies, from which media can request 1-1-interviews:

 

  • Uber
  • Smartmile
  • Lightneer, Inc., Peter Vesterbacka
  • Viking Line
  • Avanto Ventures
  • SAS
  • Kamux Corporation
  • OP Financial Group
  • City of Turku, Mayor Minna Arve
  • Turku Business Region

 

All requests for 1-1-interviews through accreditation form have been taken into account. Accredited media will receive a link through which reservations for the interview spots are made, on Tuesday 15.5.