Flow Talks: Urban Life 2016

Calling all urbanists! Flow Festival and Demos Helsinki proudly present Flow Talks: Urban Life – an inspiring Friday afternoon free to all Flow Festival Friday ticket holders.

Join us for mind-expanding discussions, iconic co-creation, and electrifying talks with a set of international urban influencers.


* All keynote speeches are held in English. Some co-creation workshops will be held in Finnish and some in English

Flow Talks
Friday 12.8.
Voimala, Suvilahti, Flow Festival

1:30PM Gates open for the Flow Talks participants. Entrance through Sörnäisten rantatie 22.
2:00PM Flow Talks begins
– Keynote: Gustaf Josefsson, Makerspark
– Keynote: Trebor Scholz, The New School
– Workshops
5:00PM Final Show
– Keynote: Anni Sinnemäki, City of Helsinki
6:00PM Flow Talks ends. We will continue with informal discussions and drinks at the Wine bar.

To participate you need a festival pass or a day ticket for Friday.

You can also come and listen to the keynote speakers and see the Final Show without pre-registration.

Get into Flow Talks mood here!


Join us in designing the future city! We have six handpicked streams waiting for your groundbreaking solutions. Get to know interesting peeps while shaping the city together.


Flow Talks is about co-creation, so we invite top keynote speakers to inspire the audience, elevate the conversation and summarise the key points on the urban life of the future.