Ars Electronica has teamed up with Hakuhodo and ITU (International Telecommunication Union) to organize the Future Innovators Summit aimed at bringing together 24 outstanding young people from across the world to answer the question “What does it take to change our world?”
It is part of the activities for The 2014 Ars Electronica Festival’s themedC … what it takes to change,” an inquiry into the prerequisites and framework conditions that have to be in place for social innovation and renewals to emerge proliferate and make an impact.. The summit will take place in Linz from 4th-8th September, 2014.
The Summit will feature four days of exhibition, collaboration, inspiration and growth.
Each of the selected 24 future innovators will have the following benefits at the summit:
- Travel ticket
- Festival pass
- Gala ticket
Experienced professionals as well as young entrepreneurs and social activists, technicians and scientists and, of course, artists and designers
Please send us your bio info and a five-minute video (self-introduction in the context of the Festival’s question of “what it takes to change”)
31st July 2014
For additional information, kindly visit the Future Innovators Summit website