Maddy Savage

Maddy is an award-winning BBC contributor and podcaster who focuses on covering personal stories and trends from the Scandinavian startup scene and was listed as among the 100 most impactful and influential people in Nordic Tech in November 2017.

Previously a BBC staff presenter and reporter in London, she relocated to Stockholm in 2014 after falling in love with Scandinavia during a number of reporting assignments.

Maddy produces and hosts The Stockholmer podcast, which showcases top influencers in the Swedish capital, from iZettle founder Jacob de Geer to Natural Cycles CTO Elina Berglund, alongside emerging talent from a diverse range of backgrounds. Launched in 2016, the programme has completed three seasons and has listeners in more than 40 countries.

Alongside her podcast, Maddy reports on Nordic tech in a freelance capacity for global media including BBC, Monocle and Business Insider. Her growing interest in the Nordic startup scene has led her to moderate discussions at numerous tech events in 2017 including Stockholm's Women in Tech, Startup Day and the Nordic Female Investor Meeting in Malmö.

Maddy will be moderating #CRESUM18 and you can follow here on Twitter here.



Communication in the era of cyborgs & algorithms

We live in a time where our ways of communicating have changed dramatically in a very short time. Of course, this will not stop. With all new technology that will be embedded in our society and even in our bodies, we quickly move forward to a world where the outcome is still unknown.

What we do know is that this will open up a world where we will communicate in new ways, this will change how we communicate, offer services and live our day to day both in our physical and virtual life.

We believe that this year’ s Creative Summit will bring you insights that you can use when forecasting how both you and your organization will interact with both your fellow colleagues and clients in the future.


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