Katapult
Future Fest

May 14—16
Oslo, 2019

Adriana Marais

Exponential Technologies

Adriana Marais

Head of Innovation at SAP Africa. Director at Foundation for Space Development. Astronaut Candidate, Mars One.

Dr Adriana Marais has a PhD in theoretical physics and numerous articles and awards on topics from cryptography to origins of life. 

As Head of Innovation, SAP Africa, Adriana is passionate about creative applications of emerging technologies for Africa and beyond. She’s pursuing another PhD designing resource-based economic models for off-Earth settlements. 

As Director, Foundation for Space Development, Adriana is driving Off-World Antarctica 2020, an extra-terrestrial settlement simulation experiment. 

Adriana is also one of 100 Mars One astronaut candidates. She’s prepared to leave Earth because living and possibly finding life on Mars, will be our most profound human achievement yet.

Adam Bendell

Impact Investing

Adam Bendell

CEO at Toniic. Impact investor. Meditator. Yogi. Motorcyclist. Listener.

Adriana Marais

Exponential Technologies

Adriana Marais

Head of Innovation at SAP Africa. Director at Foundation for Space Development. Astronaut Candidate, Mars One.

Al Jeffery 2

Consciousness

Al Jeffery

Founder and Director, The Base Between and Author of “Modern Tribe.” Community designer, leadership facilitator and friend.

Alexandre Fernandes

Impact Investing , Consciousness

Alexandre Fernandes

Founder of Museum of Tomorrow and MOTI New Planetary Narratives.

Amanda Feldman

Impact Investing

Amanda Feldman

Co-Founder of Heliotropy. Engagement Lead at Impact Management Project

Amrei Andrasch

Exponential Technologies

Amrei Andrasch

Partner & Experience Designer at KNOWEAUX Applied Futures.

Amy Kao

Exponential Technologies

Amy Kao

Co-Founder & CMO of RxAll. Advocate for inclusion and diversity. International and TEDx Speaker.

Andrea Dusi

Impact Investing , Consciousness

Andrea Dusi

Chairman & Co-founder of Impactscool. 

Andrew Chakhoyan

Exponential Technologies

Andrew Chakhoyan

Founder & CEO of Strategic Narrative Consulting. Contributor at World Economic Forum, NewCo and Futurism. Idealist. Optimist.

Andrew Fassnidge

Exponential Technologies

Andrew Fassnidge

Founder of Africa Tech Summits and AppsAfrica.com.

Anja Bakken Riise

Impact Investing

Anja Bakken Riise

Leader of Future in our hands (Framtiden i våre hender). 

Anshul Dhawan

Exponential Technologies

Anshul Dhawan

Co-CEO, Equally. Professional game developer building the future of kids's learning and well being.

Arjita Sethi

Exponential Technologies

Arjita Sethi

Co-founder of Equally. Building Da Vinci Club for kids' wellbeing and to make them move and learn from the real world.

Ashwin Sundar Ravichandran

Exponential Technologies

Ashwin Ravichandran

Director of Portfolio Support & Ghana at MEST. 

Arnoud Raskin

Exponential Technologies

Arnoud Raskin

Co-Founder of Mobile School (empowering street kids), StreetwiZe (executive training) and StreetSmart (Tech4Good).

Avary Kent

Impact Investing

Avary Kent

Co-Founder & Executive Director, Conveners.org

Aza Raskin

Exponential Technologies

Aza Raskin

Cofounder, The Center of Humane Technology.

Aaron Gershenberg Jpg

Impact Investing

Aaron Gershenberg

Founder and Managing Partner of Silicon Valley Bank Capital’s fund of funds and direct funds, SVB Capital.

Beau Laskey

Impact Investing

Beau Laskey

Managing Partner with SVB Capital.

Britta Gruenig Castelli

Impact Investing

Britta Gruenig Castelli

Head of Wealth Owner Programs, Center for Sustainable Finance and Private Wealth, University of Zurich.

Caroline Mason

Impact Investing

Caroline Mason

CEO of Esmee Fairbairn Foundation. Board Member of the UK's Environment Agency.

Caterina Romanelli

Exponential Technologies

Caterina Romanelli

Impact Investor. Regenerative & organic Farmer. Reunites tribes around kitchen tables. Cooks root to flower. Loves dirty hands and playing with food.

Cecile Blilious

Impact Investing

Cecile Blilious

Founder & managing partner of Impact First Investments. Expert in blending tech startups with the SDG. Maximizing Planet, Profit & Purpose.

Christian Jantzen

Impact Investing

Christian Jantzen

Founding Partner, Futuristic.vc

Christopher Ategeka

Exponential Technologies

Christopher Ategeka

Founder & CEO at UCOT. 

Chris Varco

Impact Investing

Christopher Varco

Managing Director at Cambridge Associates.

Daniel Sieberg

Exponential Technologies

Daniel Sieberg

CEO & Founder, iO Corp.

Ditte Lysgaard Vind

Impact Investing

Ditte Lysgaard Vind

Circular Economy and Design expert. Author of A Changemakers Guide to the Future.

Dorcas Muthoni

Exponential Technologies , Impact Investing

Dorcas Muthoni

CEO and Founder of OpenBusiness Africa. Computer Scientist. Techprenuer. World Economic Forum Young Global Leader.

Ebba Boye

Impact Investing

Ebba Boye

Leader of Rethinking Economics Norway.

Elisha London

Consciousness

Elisha London

Founder and CEO of United for Global Mental Health.

Elsa Sze

Exponential Technologies

Elsa Sze

Founder of Agora. Empowering politicians in the US to hear the voices of their citizens.

Eve Simon

Consciousness

Eve Simon

CEO (Chief Evolutionary Officer) Future of Leadership Salon / Inspiration Without Borders.

Fabian Bolin

Exponential Technologies

Fabian Bolin

CEO & Co-founder, WarOnCancer.

Falko Paetzold

Impact Investing

Falko Paetzold

Founder of the Center for Sustainable Finance and Private Wealth at University of Zurich.

Faris Oweis

Exponential Technologies

Faris Oweis

Chief Instigator, Instigation Protocol. 

Flynn Coleman 2

Exponential Technologies , Consciousness

Flynn Coleman

Writer. International Human Rights Lawyer. Social Innovator. Professor. Founder. CEO. 

Franco Lombardo

Impact Investing

Francesco Lombardo

Managing Director, Veritage. Family business coach/facilitator. Creator of Safe Space.

Graham Macmillian 2

Impact Investing

Graham Macmillan

Senior Program Officer for Impact Investing, Ford Foundation.

Greg Fitz Gerald

Impact Investing

Greg FitzGerald

Innovation Director @ Future of Fish. Using structure and technology to fuel scalable impact.

Gustaf Josefsson Tadaa

Exponential Technologies

Gustaf Tadaa

Cocreation, Guru. Building people and organizations.

Hamdiya Ismaila

Impact Investing

Hamdiya Ismaila

General Manager at Venture Capital Trust Fund. Director of the Ghana Angel Fund. Founder of the Lady Angel Network. Angel Investor. 

Jamie Arbib

Exponential Technologies

James Arbib

Co-Founder of RethinkX.

James Gifford

Impact Investing

James Gifford

Head of Impact Investing, Great Wealth Advisory.

Jason Doig

Impact Investing

Jason Doig

Co-founder, Chrysalis and the Human Initiation Experience. Retired NHL Player. 

Jayne Hillman

Consciousness

Jayne Hillman

Founder of True Equation.

Jed Emerson

Impact Investing , Consciousness

Jed Emerson

Impact Investing and Entrepreneurship Thought Leader. Founding Director, REDF and Larkin Street Services. 

Jens Helmersson

Exponential Technologies

Jens Helmersson

Founder of QuizRR. Solution provider for companies wanting to go beyond audits.

Jesse Johnson

Consciousness

Jesse Johnson

Mindset and Success Coach to World Changing Moguls.

Joscha Raue

Exponential Technologies , Consciousness

Joscha Raue

Co-founder of Think-it. Shaping a generation of technology leaders. Lifelong learner.

Judith Okonkwo

Exponential Technologies

Judith Okonkwo

Founder, Imìsí 3D. Co-founder, We Will Lead Africa. Creator, Oriki Leadership Coaching Model. All things XR and Africa.

Julia Balandina

Julia Balandina Jaquier

Founder of JBJ Consult. Co-Founder of NextGen Impact Leadership Accelerator.

Justyna Zubrycka

Exponential Technologies

Justyna Zubrycka

EdTech and Connected Play Designer. Co-founder & Chief Design Officer at Vai Kai

Karin Bjerde

Exponential Technologies

Karin Bjerde

Head of Strategic Growth at Kognity. Reshaping the future of education through technology.

Kellie Liket

Consciousness

Kellie Liket

Founder of Maximizing Impact Project.

Kyle Nel

Exponential Technologies , Consciousness

Kyle Nel

Co-founder & CEO of Uncommon Partners. Author of Leading Transformation. Faculty Member at Singularity University.

Laara Matsen

Exponential Technologies

Laara Matsen

Director of Bilder Nordic School of Photography. Co-founder and Editor of The Norwegian Journal of Photography.

Liane Thompson

Exponential Technologies

Liané Thompson

CEO at Aquaai. Gathering data w/ fishlike robots.

Lisa Elin 2

Consciousness

Lisa Elin

Subject and Narrator of “Vestige.” Award winning virtual reality documentary about love and loss.

Liz Muange

Impact Investing

Liz Muange

Program Manager at Stawi Africa. Investment professional. Passionate about Africa's development.

Manuel Funk

Consciousness

Manuel Funk

Partner at KNOWEAUX Applied Futures.

Margarita Steinberg

Consciousness

Margarita Steinberg

Founder of ByHeart Coaching. Leadership coach. Tango teacher.

Marie Eriksson

Impact Investing

Marie Eriksson

Founder of HeartFlow Ventures. Community builder and investor. On a mission to co-create a more conscious world. 

Mikko Alasaarela

Exponential Technologies

Mikko Alasaarela

Founder & CEO at Inbot. Purpose to build and promote AIs that can elevate the humanity and save our planet.

Naila Chowdhury

Exponential Technologies , Consciousness

Naila Chowdhury

Director, Social impact & Innovation at the University of California San Diego

Natasha Muller

Impact Investing , Consciousness

Natasha Müller

Impact investor. Philanthropist. Active campaigner on mental health issues.

Nate Howard

Consciousness

Nate Howard

Founder & CEO of Movement BE.

Rasmus Bjerngaard

Exponential Technologies , Impact Investing

Rasmus Bjerngaard

Co-founder CEO Nextfood. Re-inventing the Food Supply Chain.

Ross Hall

Exponential Technologies

Ross Hall

Leading Ashoka's Education Strategy. Founding the Global Change Leaders & The Weaving Academy. New Leadership Advisor.

Sadah Espii Proctor Director

Exponential Technologies

Sadah Espii Proctor

Director, Girl Icon. Dramaturg. Sound/media designer.

Sam Hinds Garcia

Exponential Technologies

Sam Hinds Garcia

Author. Director. Creative Strategist at Data & Society.

Samantha Stein

Consciousness

Samantha Stein

WEF Media Leader on Tech Commentator. 

Sandro Demaio

Exponential Technologies , Impact Investing , Consciousness

Sandro Demaio

CEO of EAT. Author of "The Doctor's Diet". Co-host of Netflix and ABC's "Ask the Doctor".

Sara Drinkwater

Exponential Technologies

Sara Drinkwater

Director, Tech and Society Solutions Lab.

Sean Petersen

Impact Investing

Sean Petersen

Venture Capital at IFC. Focused on values-based investing.

Sebastian Hermelin

Exponential Technologies

Sebastian Hermelin

COO & Co-founder, WarOnCancer.

Silje Bareksten

Exponential Technologies

Silje Bareksten

Head of Sustainability & Technology at Nor-Shipping.

Skye Von Producer

Exponential Technologies

Skye Von

Founder, little GIANT Wolf. Producer, GIRL ICON. Blending traditional storytelling & new media formats.

Sofia Svanteson

Exponential Technologies

Sofia Svanteson

Co-founder and CEO of Elsa Science.

Sonny Vu

Exponential Technologies , Impact Investing

Sonny Vu

Founder of Alabaster. Lifelong entrepreneur. Now founder whisperer. Deep tech investor.

Soul Patel

Exponential Technologies

Soul Patel

Founder, Exponential Ventures. Tech Start-up Mentor. Exponential Organizations Consultant. Investor. Poet.

Sunniva Gautvik

Impact Investing

Sunniva Gautvik

Civil Society Network Manager at ShareAction. Building a movement for responsible investment.

Tellef Thorleifsson

Impact Investing

Tellef Thorleifsson

Ceo of Norfund.

Thomas Madsen Mygdal

Exponential Technologies

Thomas Madsen-Mygdal

Initiator, Techfestival. Exploring and celebrating a human technology.

Thomas Schindler

Exponential Technologies

Thomas Schindler

Founder at delodi, katapult:NOW, and VUIA.

Tina Israni

Exponential Technologies , Consciousness

Tina Israni

Founder of Bloom, a VR mental health company focused on depression.

Tito Jankowski

Exponential Technologies

Tito Jankowski

Co-Founder & CEO of Impossible Labs. Air Miner. The changing climate is an opportunity.

Tobias Morawietz

Exponential Technologies

Tobias Morawietz

Leading Systems Engineer at Lilium. Building flying cars.

Tomas Björkman

Exponential Technologies

Tomas Björkman

Founder, Ekskäret Foundation. Co-creating a more conscious society. 

Tony Schwarz

Impact Investing

Tony Schwarz

Program Manager at BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt.

Tore Laerdal

Impact Investing

Tore Laerdal

CEO & Chairman of Laerdal Medical. Executive Director of Laerdal Foundation for Acute Medicine.

Ulrike Glatz 2

Impact Investing

Ulrike Glatz

Founder, Global Impact Alliance.

Viola Llewellyn

Exponential Technologies

Viola Llewellyn

Co-Founder & President of Ovamba Solutions. Advocate for diversity & equality. Champion of Women and all things African.

Whurley

Exponential Technologies

Whurley

Founder at Strangeworks, Inc.

Yanling Duan

Exponential Technologies , Consciousness

Yanling Duan

Founder of Davosblockbase. Chairwoman of heARTECH Davos 2020. Vision architect. Social artist. Soulful solution researcher. Purpose economy developer.

Zeina Barr

Exponential Technologies

Zeina Barr

Founder & CEO of Raise the Barr. Forbes 30 under 30 Enterprise Technology. IBM Global Entrepreneur.