Big speakers, big audiences, big ideas.
Denmark's largest imagination event
With twice the speakers, twice the audience, and twice the imagination, the 2016 special event will be the largest of its kind in Denmark.
Think really big
Factory of Imagination - An inspirational and creative event that will spark your imagination and open your eyes for things you haven’t noticed before.
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Meet the speakers
Inventor of playful technologies Founder & director of the Playful Learning Lab, AnnMarie looks at the playful side of engineering. She teaches the science of circus, toy design, and finds new ways to use imagination to embrace playful learning. Her latest invention is Squishy Circuits, an imaginative new way to play with electricity.
FacebookCountry Manager for DenmarkRevealing the future of Facebook’s projects in Virtual Reality, bots, drones and more. (Replacing Andrew Weld-Moore)
CERN Particle Physics expertA particle physics expert working on the ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, Switzerland. Claire will take you on a mind-blowing journey inside the smallest elements of the universe, and will show you how to use your imagination to change the way we think about the world around us.
Human connection specialistAn established speaker and expert in management development skills. His style puts theoretical ideas into the real world. He challenges convention and can open up big thinking. He will help give you the skills to meet new people, make meaningful connections, and improve how you communicate.
Extreme EntrepreneurInternational business expert that inspires tens of thousands of people to reinvent themselves. Peter started over twenty diverse companies. While some businesses have ‘failed majestically’ others have become large global successes. Peter uses his imagination and experience to inspire new business thinking.
Tech Presenter and WriterA technology journalist and presenter. She is a regular writer for Marie Claire, Huffington Post, ASOS magazine, Tech City News & runs the technology site hash-tech. Georgie goes behind the scenes with companies like Intel, Sony, Acer, HP, Asus & Motorola to combine her two great loves: technology and getting up to mischief!
Enrico Krog Iversen
Leading robotic innovationCEO at Universal Robots. He discovered a huge potential in robots that are easy, simple and flexible. He created spectacular growth and expansion of Universal Robots. Enrico’s imagination of a technologically advanced future allows him to share his robotic technology with the world.
Framestore visual effectsCo-founder and chief creative officer the world’s most well-known brands. Working creatively for 25+ years his skills as a director are welded to an exceptional understanding of visual effects. Framestore has worked on mega-blockbuster movies like The Martian, Gravity, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Guardians of the Galaxy and more.
Shelterbox - international disaster reliefChairman of ShelterBox DK, an international charitable organization that provides relief to victims of disasters. ShelterBox provides shelter and supplies to communities overwhelmed by disaster. ShelterBox helped over 800,000 people in 57 countries suffering earthquakes, floods, and wars.
Our Mystery Guest - Paul Hughes
Our very special mystery guest is one of the leading thinkers of our time! Ten thousand people in 35 different countries have been inspired by his imagination, and now he’s here in our Factory for an extra special presentation made just for you.
Paul Hughes, an internationally renowned speaker who uses "Ten Meters of Thinking" to stimulate your creative development. Get inspired by the process of the creation of knowledge, and discover the hidden magic of imagination.
28th April 2016
Dok5000, Odense, Denmark
Factory of Imagination - Dok5000, odense, Denmark - April 28, 2016
|7:45||Clocking in and breakfast*|
|8:30||Opening of Factory of Imagination 2016|
|Session 1: If you can connect people, you can connect the universe|
|Human connection specialist, Chris BarratWorld Renowned Communications Expert, UK “Learn how to talk to anyone, and connect with those that matter”|
|Internationally renowned speaker, Paul Hughes “Ten Meters of Thinking”|
|CERN Particle physics expert, Claire LeeTeam leader of Missing Energy at CERN Large Hadron Collider, Switzerland “Understand the building blocks of the universe”|
|10:40||Session 2: Success by design|
|TV presenter and tech writer, Georgie BarratMarie Claire, Huffington post, ASOS and more, UK “Unbelievable tips to become famous with technology: a true story”|
|OSCAR winning effects director of Framestore, Mike McGeeAvengers, The Martian, Gravity and more, UK “Imagine graphics, art, design, creativity and build new worlds”|
|11:45||Lunch Break** and networking|
|13:15||Session 3: Building the future|
|Shelterbox´s disaster designer, Karsten ThuenInternational Disaster Relief, Denmark “How to save the world, one box at a time”|
|Robot business champion, Enrico IversenCEO Universal Robots, Denmark “The hidden power of machines, from the mind that perfected them”|
|Playful Technology Inventor, Dr AnnMarie ThomasPlayful Learning Lab - University of St Thomas, USA “Play to Learn, Play to Create”|
|15:20||Session 4: Your big ideas make your big business|
|Facebook's Country Manager, Daniel Kafer Facebook, Denmark “The cutting edge of social networks”|
|Extreme Entrepreneur, Peter SageMillionaire Business school, UK “Reinvent yourself for massive personal growth”|
*Refreshments and snacks are included in your ticket. **Lunch is sold separately at the event. ***Schedule and speakers are subject to change due to circumstances beyond the organisers control. Some cakes may be explosive and/or electrified PLEASE NOTE mind-blowing, brain boggling, and eye-popping may occur
A variety of lunch options are available for purchase.Cash and MobilePay accepted
By Allo Banh Mi
Pork baguette : 50DKK Wheat baguette with braised pork, five spice, vietnamese homemade sausage (cha lua), pickled carrots and daikon, coriander, spring onion, cucumber, and allô sauce Tofu baguette : 50DKK Wheat baguette with steamed tofu sausage, pickled carrots and daikon, coriander, spring onion, cucumber, and soy sauce. Vietnamese Chicken salad : 50DKK Shredded chicken, vietnamese homemade sausage (cha lua), papaya, carrots, onion, sweet onion, noodle, spearmint, and roasted peanuts With a dipping sauce containing fish sauce, lime, chili, sugar, coriander and pepper.
By Kai Thor
Viking pølsevogn : 25DKK Pork sausage on a wheat bun, with roasted onion, raw onion, cucumber salad Minestrone soup : 45DKK Soup with pasta, smoky bacon, beans and seasonal veggies Celeriac puree soup : 45DKK With optional chives or bacon Tomato-Mozzarella Salad : 35DKK Salad with cherry tomatoes, mozzarella, onions, olives and basil Chicken- Caesar Salad : 40DKK Caesar salad with chicken, olives, parmesan and caesar dressing Chickpea salad with Serrano ham : 45DKK Chickpea salad with wheat kernel, baby lettuce, crispy serrano and parsley pesto
Focaccia and Hummus : 40DKK Whole wheat durum flour, with rosemary, fresh lettuce, tomato, cucumber, pickled onion, chickpeas, tahini, canola oil, garlic, lemon, cumin Focaccia and Sunflower : 40DKK Sunflower seeds, tomato puree, canola oil, soy sauce, lemon, sugar, onion powder, pepper, sugar Chili Sin Carne and nachos : 40DKK Kidney beans, onion, tomatoes, tomato puree, carrot, bell pepper, chili, chocolate, oil, cumin, salt, sugar
Registration starts at 07:45 AM. Please, come in good time. There will be over 500 people attending and we want everyone to be able to find a seat for the opening of the Factory. Free breakfast will be served during registration. Please bring your Billetto ticket - Either as a print-out or on your mobile device. It will be scanned at the door. You will receive your name badge at the registration. If you can't find your ticket, contact Billetto support here.
The event starts at 08:30 AM sharp.
The dresscode is Factory chic / Business Casual
A variety of lunch options are available for purchase.Cash and MobilePay accepted.
Location and Parking
DOK5000 is located at Havnegade 18, 5000 Odense, Denmark There are 200 car parking spots available, and many more for bikes. There will be Factory workers outside the venue to guide you to the parking spaces for both bikes and cars. The map shows your parking spaces.