Megatrends in the Sound Industry

Date: 14 June 2024

Time: 09:30 - 15:00

Format: In-person event (only 60 seats!)

Place: Force Technology, Venlighedsvej 4 – 2970 Hørsholm

Language: English


Catering: Light breakfast, sandwiches & soft drinks, coffee & cake

Target group: Profiles from the sound industry looking for inspiration from the latest innovation trends in the sound industry: technology, business models, sustainability, changes in consumer demands, societal impact, and much more

Funded by the Danish Agency for Education and Research

Get insights on the latest trends in the sound industry. 

Join us for a day full of perspectives on the trends that will shape the sound industry in the coming years. We look forward to unveiling the findings for the first time at this upcoming event. You will gain perspectives on how eg artificial intelligence, sustainability and other mega trends are set to change the industry. Engage with the future of sound technology through expert presentations and a panel discussion. 

Seize the opportunity to not only witness but also contribute to shaping the next wave of advancements in the sound industry. Join us, be part of the conversation, and help steer the future of the Danish sound industry! 


Danish Technological Institute and Danish Sound Cluster have done a comprehensive analysis that delves into the trends of technological innovation, new business models and shifts in consumer demands and how they will reshape the sound industry in the coming years. The insights draw upon an in-depth analysis of recent patented technology, and interviews with leading voices from the industry. 

Why should you participate in this event? 

Join us and get access to the latest knowledge so your organization can develop strategic plans for innovation initiatives in the coming years. The results will also be shared in a printed report you can bring home to share in your network and with your colleagues and organizations. 


  • 9.30: Registration & light breakfast
  • 10.00: Welcome by Søren Vase Legarth, FORCE Technology  
  • 10.15: Mega Trends in Sound Technology, perspectives and potentials of the trends that are set to reshape the sound industry by Emil Højbjerre Thomsen, Danish Technological Institute 
  • short break 
  • 11.30: From dreams to results with AI in sound. Preconditions and experiences – Mette Vestergaard Carstensen, Augmented Hearing.
  • 12.15: Lunch and networking 
  • 13.00: "How to implement AI in sound technology and what to be aware of?" Panel debate with Torben Christiansen, EPOS – Ali Gurcan Ozkil, Jabra Voice Analytics and Christer P. Volk, FORCE Technology (moderator: Søren Vase Legarth, FORCE Technology)
  • 13.45: Wrap up and closing comments by Emil Højbjerre Thomsen and Sine Lomholt Thomsen
  • 14.00-14.30: Coffee, cake and informal networking  
  • 14.30: (optional) Guided tour in FORCE Technology Senselab

This event is organized in cooperation with Institute of Technology and FORCE Technology. The participant list of this event will be shared with them for statistical use only. 

If you have questions about:

  • Signing up, please contact Murielle De Smedt at: 
  • The content of this event, your participant profile or if you want to discuss a project idea, [LINK] please contact Tinne Midtgaard at or Mobile +45 30 49 78 46

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Danish sound Cluster reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at the event, without the express written permission of those included within the photograph/video. Danish Sound Cluster may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material (website, SoMe, newsletter, etc.)

When you participate in this event, your time will be used as co-financing for the project Innovationskraft, which is funded by the Danish Business Promotion Board and the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science at a standard rate. Read more about Innovation power 

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