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Future of Function Videos

Keynote talk: Future of Function-Industrial IoT 4.0

Speaker: Brady Bruce, CMO at Tempo Automation

Beyond the Bubble: Data-driven Design for Connecting Global Audiences


Speaker: Christian Marc Schmidt, Founder and Principal, Schema Design. Founder and CEO, Gist. (ex Interaction Design at IDEO). TEDx speaker.

Future of Communication. Google Translate’s Simultaneous Speech Translations

Speaker: Jeff Pitman, Senior Staff Engineering Manager at Google Translate

Weaving straw into gold: How visionary global companies stay resilient to counter covid. Airbnb Tokyo Olympics and Tinder case studies



Andy Andersen, International Product Growth at Tinder

Emily Misleh, Director of Airbnb Olympics & Paralympics

On the Spectrum: From content localization, transcreation to origination and its impact to the business bottomline



Paul Mangell, CMO at Alpha CRC

Manuela Furtado, Director, Localization and Globalization, at Alpha US

William Schwartz, Director of Business Development and Operations at Alpha US

Dodging AI Biases in Future-proof Machine Translation Solutions

Speaker: Konstantin Savenkov, CEO of Intento

Global is the New Local: Designing for Planet Earth and Outer Space



Eyal Zur, Founder of Nomadity, pioneering new-frontier smart textile product technology RD&D for wearable solutions, and Head of Wearable Solutions at AngleSense.

Robert de Saint Phalle, Interdisciplinary Design Innovator, Lead Designer at Draper, Partner at KASA Collective.

Forecasting the Future: How will the customer journey evolve

Speaker: Sharon Austin, Director of Content Solutions at Amplexor

Food Technology and Innovations coming out of Japan


Björn Öste, Co-founder of Good Idea Inc, Oatly AB, Aventure AB and Crop Tailor AB

Misako Ito Shiozaki, Director PR & Business Development at JETRO USA

International Happy Hour sponsored by Morrison & Foerster: Live Localized Saké tasting and demo

Speaker: William Stuart, Owner of the Colorado Sake Company

Future of Food: latest innovative solutions in FoodTech--cases studies from around the globe.


Justine Reichman, Founder at NextGenChef

Matthew Cohen, Founder and CEO of Off the Grid

Rob Barlow, PhD, Professor, Researcher, Philosoper, at Hult International Business School

Mark Lim, Corporate Strategist and Legal Counsel for the NamZ group of companies

The Sugar Roundtable: The Race to Redesign Sugar. A taste sampler of multiple innovative sweet solutions to water your mouth.


Liat Cinamon, VP Business Development and Marketing at DouxMatok

Matthew Godfrey, CEO at Nutrition Innovation (NuCane Raw)

Anand Sundaresan, Regional Vice President Human Nutrition & Health DSM APAC

Didier Chanove, Head of Marketing & Digital at Unilever Food Solutions Singapore & Malaysia

Erin Sweeney, Manager, Sustainable Business & Investment at Grow Asia

DouxMatok and the Future of Sugar


Liat Cinamon, VP Business Development and Marketing at DouxMatok

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