NYC 2019

Moving Forward
Shaping the digital future

conference on ideas, tech & innovation

30 May 2019 | Metropolitan West | New York City

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Lets's shape the future together!

From the founders of Europe’s premiere Mobile Marketing Innovation Days, comes Moving Forward, a conference series celebrating innovation, thought-provoking conversations, and meaningful connections.

Following it’s inaugural 2017 and 2018 events in Vienna, London and New York City, Moving Forward will bring executives, tech founders, startups, creatives, and industry leaders together again in NYC on 30 May 2019 for a conference that will cover the most important tech, business, and cultural trends of our time.

Move Forward in 2019 with insight and inspiration to shape the future, instead of being determined by it!


Move Forward in 2019 inspired by thought-provoking talks on the most important tech, business, and cultural trends of our time.

The Moving Forward experience is designed to foster meaningful conversations and connections. The ticket includes
breakfast, lunch, and a cocktail hour with opportunities to mingle and connect with speakers and attendees of the conference.


This year’s focus includes digital transformation trends such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, cryptocurrency, cybersecurity, design, fintech, health, green tech, marketing, media, mobility or social media.

Trends 2019


Speakers 2019

The story of our future is an interdisciplinary one. Moving Forward brings together diverse speakers and perspectives for one day of thought-provoking presentations covering the most important tech, business, and cultural trends of our time.

Be inspired by these leading minds from across industries, fields, and schools of thought. Learn what they envision is coming, and how you can be a part of and help shaping the future.

Partners 2019

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  • 30 May, 2019

  • 09:00 - 09:15
    Main Stage

  • 09:15 - 09:40
    Main Stage

  • 10:05 - 10:35
    Main Stage

  • 11:20 - 11:45
    25 minutes of the most important AI learnings having built a commercially viable intelligent agent over the last 5 years. Which starts with the commentary on why you should not pretend to be human!
    Main Stage

  • 11:45 - 12:15
    Main Stage

  • 14:05 - 14:35
    Main Stage

  • 14:55 - 15:20
    From streaming services, to augmented reality and every viewing experience in between, consumers are constantly being exposed to new technology that’s changing the way we watch (and experience) television. During this session, Christian Kurz, SVP Global Consumer Insights for Viacom, will explore the television industry’s many technological advances in recent years – along with what the tech industry thought it would mean for consumers and how it was actually received by audiences around the world.
    Main Stage

  • 15:20 - 15:50
    Main Stage

  • 15:50 - 16:20
    Main Stage

  • 16:20 - 16:50
    Main Stage

  • 16:50 - 17:50
    Young and innovative startups get the opportunity to present ideas. A public vote and the jury determine the winner.
    Main Stage

  • 17:50 - 17:55
    Main Stage

  • Main Stage


  • Keynotes

    20 minutes of pure inspiration by selected innovation leaders

  • Panels

    productive discussions on the highest level

  • Pitches

    discover the latest innovations

  • Networking Area

    top networking opportunities with an inspiring crowd

Moving Forward Conference NYC 2018

A quick review of our last conference – this was the Moving Forward Conference in New York City 2018.

Impressions 2018

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Move Forward in 2019 with insight and inspiration to shape the future, instead of being determined by it – get your ticket now!

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  • Students

  • 30th May
  • only available with Students ID
  • Breakfast & Lunch, Coffee & Drinks
  • Networking Cocktail
  • $99
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  • Startups Special

  • 30th May
  • founded within the last 5 years
  • Breakfast & Lunch, Coffee & Drinks
  • Networking Cocktail
  • $199
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Metropolitan West NYC

Housed in the former H & H Bagel Factory, Metropolitan West, has gone through extensive
renovation and rebuilding to preserve some of the factory’s historical detail, while creating a
revitalized modern façade and interior.

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Metropolitan West
639 West 46th Street
New York, NY 10036