Brain Bar, Europe’s largest festival of futurism opens its doors for the third time on June 1-3 in Budapest, ready to provide an unmatched bringing-together of big ideas and future thinking. This lively, ambitious and unique festival creates the stage for top trendsetters, decision-makers and challengers to exchange ideas in unusual and unrestrained conversation.
This years topics are: artificial intelligence and its potential impact on humans, the impact of technology on the future of business and education and the future of cities, where more than half of the world’s population now resides.
Nearly fifty personalities present their ideas, among them also a former Estonian president. On 2nd of June Toomas Hendrik Ilves, an architect of the most advanced digital ecosystem on Earth, gives a lecture “How to build a digital nation?”. President Ilves is a global thought leader in the fast-emerging and crucial area of e-government and cyber security. As one of the key individuals driving Estonia's world-renowned program of digital public policy, President Ilves is an expert on how to bridge the gap between the technical and policy-making worlds, and the link between digital and economic development.