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Community Building

The collaboration and the creative force that are generated when people are coming together to exchange ideas and cooperate is a fundamental part of the success of today’s cities, companies and individuals. In this session you’ll learn how to make it happen. Solo is out, collaboration is in.

The speakers will talk about how to build a community both locally and globally. 

Magnus Thure Nilsson, CEO, Media Evolution
Magnus Thure will talk about how to use visionary ideas to build a strong local community.

Stephanie Pereira, International Partnerships Lead, Kickstarter
Stephanie’s role at Kickstarter is to create and sustain relationships with their communities based outside of the US.


2:30 pm - 3:30 pm


Wednesday 20 Aug


The Butchery

Execution of Ideas

What you'll learn

  • How to set a vision for people to follow
  • How to create an environment people want to be in
  • How to communication with your community

Magnus Thure Nilsson

Media Evolution

What you'll learn

  • How to use visionary ideas to build a strong local community

Stephanie Pereira

International Partnerships Lead

What you'll learn

  • How to build a community online
  • Best practices from the Kickstarter platform

Wednesday 20 Aug

The second day of the main event of the week - The Conference. We finish the conference off with an after work hosted by Comfort Hotel, next door to the conference venue.

  1. 8:30 am
  2. 9:00 am
    • 9:00 am - 10:00 am

      Coffee and smoothie

      Location: Slagthuset, Carlsgatan 12
  3. 10:00 am
  4. 11:15 am
  5. 12:15 pm
    • 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

      Lunch + lunch disco with Johanna Ritscher

      + interview with Brian Reed (This American Life) by Andreas Ekström, Sydsvenskan

  6. 1:30 pm
  7. 2:30 pm
  8. 3:30 pm
    • 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm


      + interview with a speaker by Andreas Ekström, Sydsvenskan

  9. 4:00 pm
  10. 5:15 pm
  11. 6:00 pm
    • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

      After conference

      To finish The Conference off in social way the hotel next door from the conference venue is inviting all participants over for a drink.

      Location: Comfort Hotel, Carlsgatan 10c
  12. 8:00 pm
    • 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

      Jenny Wilson at The Malmö Festival

      Only two hours after she finishes her talk at The Conference you can enjoy Jenny Wilson perform at The Malmö Festival nearby. Highly recommend it, she's brilliant!

      Location: Posthusplatsen