3 days, 30+ speakers, 1,500+ participants
October 29-31, 2019
What is this.
this. is Northern Lights on New Realities.
this. focuses on the future of storytelling in a digital age within areas such as media, branding, gaming, series, film, TV, and innovative business.
this. unites creative professionals from different industries to discuss the challenges of tomorrow and how to raise the bar for digital visual content.
- We want to create a joint Nordic platform for the entire digital visual industry
- We want to give the audience a possibility to dig deeper into the world of series
- We want to let the gaming industry meet its fans
this. is for
this.conference is for creatives who work professionally with storytelling and digital narrative formats as well as talents who want to attain the skills that will enable them to solve the challenges of tomorrow.
this.series is an industry event for those who professionally engage in serial fiction, campaigns and podcasts and an audience event for people who just love series.
this.game is for industry professionals as well as hobby gamers who want to further explore the possibilities in games and their storytelling universes.
this. is happening on the South Harbour in Aarhus as well as at the iconic cinema Øst for Paradis.
Aarhus is Denmark’s second largest city with a population size of around 350,000. It is known for its architecture, mix of world-class cuisine, nice art galleries, and its laid-back atmosphere. Everything can be reached by foot, making Aarhus a perfect destination for a three-day getaway.
We suggest you read this really nice guide CNN has made about Aarhus.
“It has been two wonderful days. Top notch conference! Thoughtful and inspiring at a high international level with a warm atmosphere, meaningful networking, and that Aarhus feeling. Wow! “
Participant, this. 2018.
“Loved this. The audience was fantastic, and the stage/tech set up amazing. What a great room to speak in!”
Speaker, this. 2018.
Mette Bom, Campaign Advisor & this.advisor, Ministry of Culture, 2019
Our this.advisors 2019 are industry professionals representing different creative businesses. Their expertise will help us create this. 2019.
Head of Drama, Danish Broadcasting Corporation
Campaign Advisor, Ministry of Culture
Media advisor & Series expert
Vivi K. Schlägelberger
Senior Creative Director, LEGO System A/S
VP Communication & External Relations, Innovationsfonden
Creative Director, Have Kommunikation
CEO, Kreativitet & Kommunikation
Timme Bisgaard Munk
CEO, KForum, Bureaubiz & Bootstrapping
Ann Lind Andersen
Film and Series Expert, Nordisk Film
Director of Communication & Development, Heartland
Caroline Søeborg Ahlefeldt
Professional Board Member and Entrepreneur
COO, DR Aarhus and Science, DR Culture, Children and Youth
Chairman, Creative North
CEO, Seismonaut A/S
Innovation Consultant, DR Innovation
Mathias Gredal Nørvig
Head of Ideas Lab
Sara Gerlach Madsen
Media Journalist, Los Angeles
Head of Internet Week Denmark
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this. consists of these content tracks
this.series is a brand new series festival in Denmark. Experience screenings, talks on serial narratives, and meet some of the most successful current players from the Nordics, including producers, showrunners, and actors.
Innotalk @ this.
The potential of AI. Talks and presentation of the latest research on Machine Learning in the creative industry.
A new Nordic gaming event with talks, tests, and development of game concepts.
Be at the forefront of future narrative formats. At this.conference, participants will experience an international line-up of renowned speakers that will give their perspectives on new trends in digital media, branding, gaming, serials, film and innovative business.