Program 2017

Tech Arena

Keynotes

AI

Keynotes

Blockchain

The developing blockchain ecosystem and applications
Marcin Rudolf, Co-Founder & CTO, Neufund
Simone Vermeend, Innovation Lead, NN Group
Michael-Maria Bommer, Angel & Founder, weeve

Expert Moderation: Sarah Harman, Anchor, Deutsche Welle TV

The developing blockchain ecosystem and applications

Marcin Rudolf, Co-Founder & CTO, Neufund Simone Vermeend, Innovation Lead, NN Group Michael-Maria Bommer, Angel & Founder, weeve Expert Moderation: Sarah Harman, Anchor, Deutsche Welle TV ...

Speakers

Michael-Maria Bommer

Founder & Angel
weeve

Marcin Rudolf

Co-Founder and CTO
Neufund

Simone Vermeend

Innovation Lead
NN Group

Keynote

Innovators' Pitch

Innovators' Pitch
Category Travel & Tourism

Jury:
Alexander Schwarz , General Manager Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Airbnb
Michael Hoffmann, Innovation Partner, Visa
Colin Hanna, Associate, Balderton Capital
Karsten Lemm, Senior Editor, WIRED

Finalists:
Stephan Leppler, CEO, MotionTag
Christoph Lotz, Managing Director, Twyla
Anton Werner, Founder & Managing Partner, Beach-Inspector

Category IoT

Jury:
Ignatz Schatz, Startup Engagement Manager SAP IoT Startup Accelerator, SAP
Dr. Severin Todt, Head of IT Engineering and Shop Floor Solutions, Lufthansa Technik
Videesha Böckle, Partner, signals Venture Capital
Stephan Dörner, Editor in Chief, t3n

Finalists:
Philip Eller, Co-Founder & COO, blik
Marc Schmitt, Co-Founder & CEO, Evertracker
Leif-Nissen Lundbæk, CEO, XAIN

Category Digital Health

Jury:
Thomas Kleine, BT Country Lead – Germany, Austria & Switzerland, Pfizer
David Meinertz, Co-Founder & CEO, DrEd
Clara Leonard, Senior Associate, Digital Health Ventures
Julia Hagen, Head of Health & Pharma, Bitkom

Finalists:
Alessandro Faragli, Founder, BOCA Health
Roman Wydra, VP Sales & Business Development, MySpiroo
tbd, Sonovum

Innovators' Pitch

Category Travel & Tourism Jury: Alexander Schwarz , General Manager Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Airbnb Michael Hoffmann, Innovation Partner, Visa Colin Hanna, Associate, Balderton Capital Ka...

Speakers

Videesha Böckle

Partner
signals Venture Capital

Stephan Dörner

Chief Digital Editor
t3n.de

Julia Hagen

Head of Health & Pharma
Bitkom

Colin Hanna

Associate
Balderton Capital

Michael Hoffmann

Innovation Partner
Visa

Thomas Kleine

BT Country Lead – Germany, Austria & Switzerland
Pfizer

Karsten Lemm

Senior Editor
WIRED

Clara Leonard

Senior Associate
Digital Health Ventures

Ignatz Schatz

Startup Engagement Manager SAP IoT Startup Accelerator
SAP

Alexander Schwarz

General Manager Germany
Airbnb

Dr. Severin Todt

Central Information Management Unit
Lufthansa Technik Group

Investors' Insights

Media

Moonshot

Mixed Reality

Closing

Transformers Arena

Digital Transformation

de:hub Initiative
Dr. Andreas Goerdeler, Head of Directorate, Digital Agenda for Germany and Europe
Lisa Guggenmos, Director Consultancy, RCKT
Josefina Nungesser, ‎Department Leader Trend and Innovationscouting, Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI)

de:hub Initiative

Speakers

Dr. Andreas Goerdeler

Head of Directorate "Digital Agenda for Germany and Europe“
Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy

Lisa Guggenmos

Director Consultancy
RCKT GmbH & CO. KG

Josefina Nungesser

Director for Trend- & Innovationscouting
Germany Trade & Invest

FinTech

Bank’s different approaches to FinTech-cooperations and new technologies
Miriam Wohlfarth, Founder and Managing Director, RatePAY
Kim Hammonds, COO, Deutsche Bank

Moderation: Dr. Thomas Funke, Co-Director, FinTech Hub

Bank’s different approaches to FinTech-cooperations and new technologies

Speakers

Kim Hammonds

Member of the Management Board & Group Chief Operating Officer
Deutsche Bank

Miriam Wohlfarth

Founder & Managing Director
RatePAY
How Financing the FinTech Ecosystem Enables New Technologies
Niels Tomm, Executive Director, Representative of the Board, Deutsche Börse AG
André Bajorat, Founder, Figo

Moderator: Julian Grigo

How Financing the FinTech Ecosystem Enables New Technologies

Speakers

André Bajorat

CEO
figo

Niels Tomm

Executive Director, Representative of the Board
Deutsche Börse AG

InsurTech

Disruptive start-ups in the insurance industry – storm in a teacup?
Heiner Hoefer, Partner, Financial Services, Digital Business Model Transformation, KPMG AG

Disruptive start-ups in the insurance industry – storm in a teacup?

The insurance industry faces one of its biggest challenges in history. Digitalization and its accompanied manifestations influence society and thus create demand for new contemporary products and serv...

Speakers

Heiner Hoefer

Partner, Financial Services, Digital Business Model Transformation
KPMG

Health

Innovation for Digital Health – bridging industries, building ecosystems
Dirk Schapeler, Head of US Digital Innovation & Head of LifeScience iHUB, Bayer AG
Dr. Susanne Fiedler, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, MSD Germany
Dr. Baher Al Hakim, CEO, Madicus AI GmbH

Moderation: Julia Hagen

Innovation for Digital Health – bridging industries, building ecosystems

Speakers

Dr. Baher Al Hakim

CEO
Medicus AI

Dr. Susanne Fiedler

Senior Vice President and Managing Director
MSD Germany

Dirk Schapeler

Head of US Digital Innovation
Bayer

de:hub Initiative

Digital Transformation

Mobility & Logistics

Digital Mobility: What´s next?
Dr. Sigrid Evelyn Nikutta, Chairwoman of the Management Board and Operations, Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG)
Harald Marx, Head of Innovation Hub
Nikolaos Ntemos, CEO, ParkHero

Moderation: Kirstin Hegner, Managing Director, Digital Hub Mobility

Digital Mobility: What´s next?

Speakers

Harald Marx

Head of Innovation Hub
Daimler Fleetboard Innovation Hub

Dr. Sigrid Evelyn Nikutta

Chairwoman of the Management Board and Operations
Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG)

Nikolaos Ntemos

CEO & Co-Founder
ParkHero
Logistics disrupted: reinventing the supply chain
Flavio Alario, Co-Founder, fliit
Dr. Saskia Horsch, Head of Public Policy Operations DACH, Amazon Deutschland Services GmbH
Hendrik Albers, Regional Business Manager - Central Europe, Starship Technologies

Logistics disrupted: reinventing the supply chain

Speakers

Flavio Alario

Founder
fliit

Hendrik Albers

Regional Business Manager - Central Europe
Starship Technologies

Dr. Saskia Horsch

Head of Public Policy Operations DACH
Amazon
Logistics disrupted: reinventing the supply chain
Flavio Alario, Founder, fliit
Hendrik Albers, Regional Business Manager - Central Europe, Starship Technologies
Dr. Saskia Horsch, Head of Public Policy Operations DACH, Amazon Deutschland Services GmbH

Moderation: Julia Miosga

Logistics disrupted: reinventing the supply chain

Speakers

Flavio Alario

Founder
fliit

Hendrik Albers

Regional Business Manager - Central Europe
Starship Technologies

Dr. Saskia Horsch

Head of Public Policy Operations DACH
Amazon

Moonshot

Transforming the German Industry

Policy Arena

Welcome to the Digital Society

Quality of Life in the Digital Era
Dr. Joana Breidenbach, Co-Founder, betterplace.org
Anne Kjaer Riechert, CEO & Co-Founder, ReDi School of Digital Integration
Dr. Stefan Bergheim, Director, The Center for Societal Progress
Dr. Timo Meynhardt, Managing Director, Center for Leadership and Values in Society, University St. Gallen

Quality of Life in the Digital Era

This session is designed as an open forum for participants to get key insights into quality of life research and discuss questions such as where and how digitalisation can have a positive impact on qu...

Speakers

Dr. Stefan Bergheim

Founder & Director
Zentrum für gesellschaftlichen Fortschritt (Center for Societal Progress)

Dr. Joana Breidenbach

Co-Founder
betterplace.org

Anne Kjær Riechert

Co-Founder and CEO
ReDi School of Digital Integration

Prof. Dr. Timo Meynhardt

Dr. Arend Oetker Chair of Business Psychology and Leadership
HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
What's up next for Germany's Educational System? - Session in German
Pitch:
Thomas Heilmann, Member of the German Bundestag, CDU
Saskia Esken, Member of the German Bundestag, SPD
Anke Domscheit-Berg, Member of the German Bundestag, Die Linke
Dieter Janecek, Member of the German Bundestag, Die Grünen
Nicola Beer, Member of the German Bundestag, FDP

Jury:
Arndt Kwiatkowski, Founder & CEO, bettermarks GmbH
Jacob Chammon, Headmaster, German Scandinavian School in Berlin
Antonia Borek, COO, HABA Digital GmbH
Dirk Wagener, CDO, Cornelsen Verlag GmbH

Moderator:
Leá Steinacker

What's up next for Germany's Educational System? - Session in German

It’s time to turn the tables: five politicians from five parties represented in the German parliament (CDU, SPD, FDP, Bündnis 90/Die Grünen and Die Linke) will pitch their ideas on digital educati...

Speakers

Nicola Beer

Member of the German Bundestag

Antonia Borek

COO
HABA Digital GmbH

Jacob Chammon

Principal
DSG, German-Scandinavian School in Berlin

Anke Domscheit-Berg

Member of German Bundestag

Saskia Esken

Member of the German Bundestag

Thomas Heilmann

Member of the German Bundestag
CDU

Dieter Janecek

Member of the German Bundestag

Arndt Kwiatkowski

Founder & CEO
bettermaks

Dirk Wagener

Chief Digital Officer
Cornelsen

Growth: Digitise Globalisation

Growing in Europe
Stéphane Boujnah, CEO & Chairman of the Managing Board, Euronext
Jevgenijs Kazaņins, Platform Lead, TWINO

Moderation: Cecilia Bonefeld-Dahl, Director General, DIGITALEUROPE

Growing in Europe

Europe’s fastest growing P2P lending platform meets the first pan-European exchange: Jevgenijs Kazanins and Stéphane Boujnah share their thoughts and experience on funding schemes for SMEs and star...

Speakers

Stéphane Boujnah

CEO, Chairman of the Managing Board
Euronext

Jevgeņijs Kazaņins

Platform Lead
TWINO
Developing An International Digital Agenda
Dr. Christoph Beier, Vice Chair of the Management Board, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)
Cathleen Berger, Global Engagement Lead, Mozilla
MD Miguel Berger, Director General for Economic Affairs and Sustainable Development, German Federal Foreign Office

Moderation: Léa Steinacker

Developing An International Digital Agenda

Digital technologies can enhance our economic power and our quality of life if we are able to use them responsibly and deal with them confidently. Digital sovereignty and digital participation of peop...

Speakers

Dr. Christoph Beier

Vice Chair of the Management Board
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

Cathleen Berger

Global Engagement Lead
Mozilla

MD Miguel Berger

Director General for Economic Affairs and Sustainable Development
German Federal Foreign Office

Politics: Reclaim Democracy

Work 4.0 & Social Policy
Thorben Albrecht, Permanent State Secretary, German Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs

Work 4.0 & Social Policy

State Secretary Albrecht will discuss how Germany is shaping the future of work. Life-long learning, flexibility in working time and working hours are just a few of the key notions with regard to work...

Speakers

Thorben Albrecht

Permanent State Secretary
German Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
Basic Universal Income As A Policy Option – The Answer to the Digital Transformation?
Kaja Kallas, Member of European Parliament (ALDE)
Olli Kangas, Director of Community Relations, Kela Research

Moderation: James Browne, Social Policy Analyst, OECD

Basic Universal Income As A Policy Option – The Answer to the Digital Transformation?

Olli Kangas is planner and leader of the Finnish project on testing a basic universal income. Kaja Kallas is member of ALDE party that voted against a basic universal income to compensate for the impa...

Speakers

Kaja Kallas

Member of European Parliament, ALDE

Olli Kangas

Director of Governmental Relations
Social Insurance Institution of Finland
Democracy between Algorithms and Filter Bubble - Keynote in German
Dr. Gregor Gysi, Member of the German Bundestag, Die Linke

Democracy between Algorithms and Filter Bubble - Keynote in German

Known for his rhetorical sense, key politician of the German Left Gregor Gysi will give another impassioned speech, talking about the influence of digitization on democratic processes and political co...

Speakers

Dr. Gregor Gysi

Member of the German Bundestag
The Art of Running Data-Based Campaigns - How to Win Elections in Europe
Julius van de Laar, Political Strategist & Campaigning Consultant, Van de Laar Campaigning
Guillaume Liegey, CEO, Liegey Muller Pons
Johannes Hillje, Political & Communications Consultant
Dr. David Stillwell, Deputy Director, The Psychometrics Centre, Cambridge University Judge Business School

The Art of Running Data-Based Campaigns - How to Win Elections in Europe

The first Obama election became known for its extensive use of data, door-to-door canvassing and recording of information from voters. Since then, campaigning tools were only refined. As both the Fren...

Speakers

Johannes Hillje

Political Campaigning Specialist

Guillaume Liegey

Co-Founder & CEO
Liegey Muller Pons (LMP)

Dr. David Stillwell

Deputy Director of The Psychometrics Centre / Lecturer Big Data Analytics
University of Cambridge

Julius van de Laar

Founder & Political Strategist
VAN DE LAAR CAMPAIGNING
Participation 4.0 - Digitalisation and Benefits for European Citizens
Dr. Alexander Freiherr Knigge, Initiator and Co-Organiser, Pulse of Europe - Berlin Branch
Volker Tripp, Advocacy Manager, Digital Society

Moderation: Britta Oertel, Head of Research - Technology & Innovation, IZT - Institute for Futures Studies and Technology Assessment

Participation 4.0 - Digitalisation and Benefits for European Citizens

Online consultation, discussion forums and e-petitions are some of the participation tools that already exist on the European as well as national level for citizens to actively take part in democratic...

Speakers

Dr. Alexander Freiherr Knigge

Initiator and Co-organizer
Pulse of Europe

Volker Tripp

Advocacy Manager
Digital Society

Trending Policy

Future Changes and Challenges in Cybersecurity
Dr. rer. pol. Annegret Bendiek, Senior Associate, German Institute for International and Security Affairs
Dr. Burkhard Even, Head of the Division of Counterespionage, Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz (Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution)
Dave Lewis, Global Security Advocate, Akamai Technologies
Horst Samsel, Head of Division, Federal Office for Information Security

Moderation: Dr. Gundbert Scherf, Partner, McKinsey& Company

Future Changes and Challenges in Cybersecurity

Cybercrime has been in existence as long as the Internet. Thus, most countries have some sort of federal agency that assists in the identification and neutralization of cyber threats such as stolen pe...

Speakers

Dr. Annegret Bendiek

Senior Associate EU
German Institute for International and Security Affairs

Dr. Burkhard Even

Head of the Division of Counterespionage
Bundesamt für Verfassungsschutz (Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution )

Dave Lewis

Global Security Advocate
Akamai

Horst Samsel

Head of Department “Consultancy for the State, Economy and Society”
Federal Office for Information Security
The Ethics of Artificial Intelligence
Florian Werner, CEO, FragRobin AG
Dr. habil. Eberhard Schnebel, Lecturer, Goethe-University Frankfurt, Center for Business Ethics
Paula Boddington, Senior Research Fellow, University of Oxford

The Ethics of Artificial Intelligence

AI promises a smarter world where difficult, physically or mentally strenuous tasks are solved by machines, where self-driving cars prevent accidents and where automated jurisdiction allows for easier...

Speakers

Paula Boddington

Senior Research Fellow
Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford

Dr. habil. Eberhard Schnebel

Digital Excellence Ethics Expert & Lecturer
Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main

Florian Werner

CEO
FragRobin AG

Governance: Living in a Smart Country

Rethinking Urban Infrastructures: Empower Cities, Empower People
Prof. Raoul Bunschoten, Founder & Director, CHORA: Conscious City
Prof. Dr. Dr. H. Dieter Rombach, Director Business Development, Fraunhofer IESE
Jochen Partsch, Lord Mayor, "City of Science" Darmstadt
Frans-Anton Vermast, Senior Strategy Advisor for Low Carbon and Connected Urban Planning, Amsterdam Smart City
Dr. Stephen Lorimer, Smart London Strategy and Delivery Officer, Greater London Authority

Rethinking Urban Infrastructures: Empower Cities, Empower People

This Pecha Kucha gives a stage to five experts to trace developments and projects in Smart City Planning from rural Germany over German and European Cities like Darmstadt and Amsterdam to China....

Speakers

Prof. Raoul Bunschoten

Founder & Director
CHORA: Conscious City

Dr. Stephen Lorimer

Smart London Strategy and Delivery Officer
Greater London Authority

Jochen Partsch

Lord Mayor
"City of Science" Darmstadt

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Dieter Rombach

Director Business Development
Fraunhofer IESE

Frans-Anton Vermast

Senior Strategy Advisor for Low Carbon and Connected Urban Planning
Amsterdam Smart City

Closing Keynote

Innovation Space

Next Generation Business

Decoding corporate culture: The unlocked potential of getting to know yourself
Rudi Bauer, Director Communication & Branding, StepStone Continental Europe

Decoding corporate culture: The unlocked potential of getting to know yourself

Why are some organisations more successful than others? And why are some people able to advance their careers rapidly while others only move slowly or not at all? More often than not, the reason for w...

Speakers

Rudi Bauer

Director Communication & Branding
StepStone Continental Europe
From Decision Modelling to Artificial Intelligence – can decision making be automated?
Michael Niederée, Partner, Lighthouse, Center of Excellence for Data & Analytics, KPMG

Kaspar Kühl, Senior Manager, Lighthouse, Center of Excellence for Data & Analytics, KPMG

From Decision Modelling to Artificial Intelligence – can decision making be automated?

On their journey to digitalization one of the key questions for companies is automation of decision making. Decisions might be based on clear business rules with complex input factors or ‘black box...

Speakers

Kaspar Kühl

Senior Manager, Lighthouse, Center of Excellence for Data & Analytics
KPMG

Michael Niederée

Partner, Lighthouse, Center of Excellence for Data & Analytics
KPMG

Digital Art

The Future Marketeer

Borussia Mönchengladbach goes Digital for their Fans
Thomas Gronbach, Marketing Manager DACH & Nordics Dropbox
Johannes Feldges, Head of Marketing, Borussia Mönchengladbach

Borussia Mönchengladbach goes Digital for their Fans

Professional Sports act like corporations. Fans and club members instead of customers is their audience During a professional football game in the Bundesliga @Borussia sends approximately 45 tweets...

Speakers

Johannes Feldges

Head of Marketing
Borussia Mönchengladbach

Thomas Gronbach

Marketing Manager, DACH & Nordics
Dropbox

Smart Infrastructures

“Small Scale” High Performance Computing HPC from the Edge – Empowering SMEs and Start-Ups
Harald Wagener, Head of Cloud, iNNOVO Cloud GmbH in cooperation with Rittal
Mihail Vasilev, Marketing & Customer Engagement Manager, iNNOVO Cloud GmbH in cooperation with Rittal

“Small Scale” High Performance Computing HPC from the Edge – Empowering SMEs and Start-Ups

iNNOVO Cloud GmbH in cooperation with Rittal...

Speakers

Mihail Vasilev

Marketing & Customer Engagement Manager
iNNOVO Cloud GmbH

Harald Wagener

Head of Cloud
iNNOVO Cloud GmbH

Innovation Factory | Digital Innovation & International Cooperation

digital health – systemic mHealth solutions for better pregnancy and birth giving care in Tanzania and Kenia
Steven Wanyee, Biomedical Informatics Specialist, IntelliSOFT Consulting, HealthCare IT For Africa
Mwawi Leah Mlekano, Executive Director, ITIDO | A Catalyst for Innovation, Tanzania

digital health – systemic mHealth solutions for better pregnancy and birth giving care in Tanzania and Kenia

Recognizing that digital technologies in health have tremendous potential to support health systems in delivering equal access to quality services, the Innovation Factory, a programme commissioned by ...

Speakers

Mwawi Leah Mlekano

Executive Director
ITIDO | A Catalyst for Innovation, Tanzania

Steven Wanyee

Biomedical Informatics Specialist
IntelliSOFT Consulting, HealthCare IT For Africa
smart country – Rural and Urban Platforms for Food and Biodiversity Innovation in Indonesia, Ethiopia and Senegal
Elisabetta Demartis, Co-founder, Business Development and Partnership Manager, Yeesal Agri Hub, Senegal
Gustaff Harriman Iskandar, Co-founder/Director Common Room Networks Foundation, Indonesia

smart country – Rural and Urban Platforms for Food and Biodiversity Innovation in Indonesia, Ethiopia and Senegal

The Innovation Factory, a programme commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and implemented by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusamme...

Speakers

Elisabetta Demartis

Co-founder, Business Development and Partnership Manager
Yeesal Agri Hub, Senegal

Gustaff Harriman Iskandar

Co-Founder/Director
Common Room Networks Foundation Indonesia

Accenture Innovation Stage

New Digital Business Models drive New Revenues

Introduction into Digital Business Models
Frank Riemensperger, Senior Managing Director, Geographic Unit Lead Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Accenture GmbH
Prof. Dr. Henning Kagermann, President of acatech, NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wahlster, CEO and Scientific Director, German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence

Introduction into Digital Business Models

Speakers

Prof. Dr. Henning Kagermann

President of acatech
NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

Frank Riemensperger

Senior Managing Director, Geographic Unit Lead Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Accenture GmbH

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wahlster

CEO and Scientific Director
German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence
Smart Services drive New Revenue in Industry - Success Stories
Prof. Dr. Henning Kagermann, President of acatech, NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
Dr. Markus Pertlwieser, Chief Digital Officer, Private & Commercial Bank, Deutsche Bank AG
Dr. Eberhard Veit, CEO and Chairman of the supervisory board, 4.0-Veit

Frank Riemensperger, Senior Managing Director, Geographic Unit Lead Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Accenture GmbH



Smart Services drive New Revenue in Industry - Success Stories

Speakers

Prof. Dr. Henning Kagermann

President of acatech
NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

Dr. Markus Pertlwieser

Chief Digital Officer, Private & Commercial Bank
Deutsche Bank AG

Dr. Eberhard A. Veit

CEO and Chairman of the supervisory board
4.0- Veit
"Transformational Products" Competitive advantage with a New Digital User Experience
Frank Riemensperger, Senior Managing Director, Geographic Unit Lead Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Accenture GmbH
Matthias Schrader, SinnerSchrader

"Transformational Products" Competitive advantage with a New Digital User Experience

Speakers

Frank Riemensperger

Senior Managing Director, Geographic Unit Lead Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Accenture GmbH

Matthias Schrader

CEO & Founder
SinnerSchrader

The power of Smart Data & Artificial Intelligence

AI enabled Smart Services - Success Stories
Arnab Chakraborty, Managing Director, Accenture GmbH
Norbert Wirth, Managing Director, SUPERCRUNCH by GfK
Alexander Thamm, CEO, Alexander Thamm Data Science
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wahlster, CEO and Scientific Director, German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence

Frank Riemensperger, Senior Managing Director, Geographic Unit Lead Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Accenture GmbH

AI enabled Smart Services - Success Stories

Speakers

Arnab Chakraborty

Managing Director
Accenture GmbH

Alexander Thamm

CEO
Alexander Thamm Data Science

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wahlster

CEO and Scientific Director
German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence

Norbert Wirth

Managing Director
SUPERCRUNCH by GfK

How to get started?

Getting Started with Smart Services – OSRAM’s practical experience
Dr. Wolfram Unold, Vice President Corporate Strategy and Market Intelligence, OSRAM Licht AG
Frank Riemensperger, Senior Managing Director, Geographic Unit Lead Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Accenture GmbH

Getting Started with Smart Services – OSRAM’s practical experience

Speakers

Frank Riemensperger

Senior Managing Director, Geographic Unit Lead Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Accenture GmbH

Dr. Wolfram Unold

Vice President Corporate Strategy and Market Intelligence
OSRAM Licht AG
Getting Started with Smart Services – OSRAM’s practical experience
Dr. Wolfram Unold, Vice President Corporate Strategy and Market Intelligence, OSRAM Licht AG
Frank Riemensperger, Senior Managing Director, Geographic Unit Lead Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Accenture GmbH

Getting Started with Smart Services – OSRAM’s practical experience

Speakers

Frank Riemensperger

Senior Managing Director, Geographic Unit Lead Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Accenture GmbH

Dr. Wolfram Unold

Vice President Corporate Strategy and Market Intelligence
OSRAM Licht AG

Cyber Security - How to protect your digital business?

Cyber Security for Smart Services - Strategies and Key Considerations
Philipp S. Krüger, Advisor Cybersecurity, Fraunhofer SIT
Floris van den Dool, Managing Director Security Europe & Latin America, Accenture GmbH

Marius von Spreti, Managing Director Cross Domain, Accenture GmbH

Cyber Security for Smart Services - Strategies and Key Considerations

Speakers

Philipp S. Krüger

Advisor Cybersecurity
Fraunhofer SIT

Floris van den Dool

Managing Director Security Europe & Latin America
Accenture GmbH

Key Findings of the day

Workshop Area

IoT – from the laboratory phase to implementation in a company | Pre-registration required
Dr. Joachim Kurzhöfer, Associate Director/Head of Digital Lab, Lufthansa Industry Solutions


Pre-registration required - 25 seats available.

IoT – from the laboratory phase to implementation in a company | Pre-registration required

IoT technologies – a broad subject – are rapidly developing in many areas. Today, there are already adequate, well-engineered solutions available for many problems, which are also on offer in an a...

Speakers

Dr. Joachim Kurzhöfer

Associate Director/Head of Digital Lab
Lufthansa Industry Solutions
Patterns of Success in the Digital Age | Pre-registration required
Dr. Carsten Linz, Business Development Officer, SAP SE
Oguzhan (Ozzy) Genis, Head of Business Unit Customer Success Center, SAP Digital

Pre-registration required - 25 seats available.

Patterns of Success in the Digital Age | Pre-registration required

Digital.Radical.Exponential. To drive the next level of business in the era of profound digital transformation we have designed this workshop to foster an interactive, creative exchange between top d...

Make Hippos Fly – Successful innovation in an industrial hierarchy
Christopher Böhnke, Business Design Lead & Manager at Accenture Interactive

Make Hippos Fly – Successful innovation in an industrial hierarchy

You have a hippo in front of you – a ‘highest paid person opinion’? You still want to innovate and achieve impact? Come and let’s talk how to teach hippos to fly with you ...

Speakers

Christopher Böhnke

Business Design Lead & Manager
Accenture Interactive

Digital Arts Lab by Retune

Measurement of Things
Everyone is invited to make their own phone units meter or measuring tape. What used to be the units of the human body (thumb, feet etc) is represented today by the smartphone, the digital self. And of course like with the real feet and thumbs every phone has a different size! But your new meter will definately fit in your pocket. Measure everthing with it!
**the new measurement comes advertisement free.

Measurement of Things

Everyone is invited to make their own phone units meter or measuring tape. What used to be the units of the human body (thumb, feet etc) is represented today by the smartphone, the digital self. And o...

Speakers

Nadja Buttendorf

Art and Science Collaboration
The workshop will dive into the collaborative process between artists, designers and scientists using as a case study the research and development of Amygdala, the work on display. How do an artist, a neuroroboticist, a designer and a programmer work together towards a common goal? What are the key conditions enabling such a complex collaboration across different disciplines? What science can give to art and craft, and vice versa, what art and craft can give to science?

Art and Science Collaboration

The workshop will dive into the collaborative process between artists, designers and scientists using as a case study the research and development of Amygdala, the work on display. How do an artist, a...

Speakers

Marco Donnarumma

Collaborative Sculpting in VR
You ever thought about creating a 3D art piece beyond the navigation and movement restrictions of a 2D computer screen? Join us to create three dimensional art in Virtual Reality. We will collaboratively build a sculpture using Oculus Rift and Touch controllers. Experience the interaction and sensation of creation digital three dimensional objects directly in 3D space.

Collaborative Sculpting in VR

You ever thought about creating a 3D art piece beyond the navigation and movement restrictions of a 2D computer screen? Join us to create three dimensional art in Virtual Reality. We will collaborativ...

Speakers

Sara Lisa Vogl

Hands-on Ceramic 3D Printing
Within the workshop, Christian Zöllner will talk about the potential and challenges of digitalizing hand craft on the example of ceramic 3D printing. The Exhibition itself is an open workshop, so visitors can flow in and see the ceramic 3D printing live in action.

Hands-on Ceramic 3D Printing

Within the workshop, Christian Zöllner will talk about the potential and challenges of digitalizing hand craft on the example of ceramic 3D printing. The Exhibition itself is an open workshop, so vis...

Speakers

Alexander Jentsch

Christian Zöllner

From Data to Form
The workshop will focus, in an informal way, around the technology used to gather and process the data utilised to model the sculptures, as well as the practical side of the production process.

From Data to Form

The workshop will focus, in an informal way, around the technology used to gather and process the data utilised to model the sculptures, as well as the practical side of the production process. ...

Speakers

Daniel Palacios

What is it like to be a Mouse
Internet of Things (IoT) is a promising new technology, but there are many implications for surveillance and control mechanisms. How does it feel to become and control an object? Internet of Things (IoT) is a promising new technology, but there are many implications for surveillance and control mechanisms. How does it feel to become and control an object? Can it change the perception of things? Try it out and learn more about how this IoT installation is built using Virtual Reality and Robots. Try it out and learn more about how this IoT installation is built using Virtual Reality and Robots.

What is it like to be a Mouse

Internet of Things (IoT) is a promising new technology, but there are many implications for surveillance and control mechanisms. How does it feel to become and control an object? Internet of Things (I...

Speakers

So Kanno

Machine Learning
This workshop will introduce the field of machine learning and its existing and speculative implications to new media and art in general. We will discuss applications of neural networks and associated algorithms to producing images, sounds, and texts, showing examples of contemporary works using these abilities. Finally, we will introduce a set of practical materials and resources online to help people get started applying this technology into the domains they care about.

Machine Learning

This workshop will introduce the field of machine learning and its existing and speculative implications to new media and art in general. We will discuss applications of neural networks and associated...

Speakers

Gene Kogan

Computer Vision Demonstration
The artists will demonstrate the challenges of Computer vision and its visual representation. Custom Software solution will be explained and investigated for the guests to follow. Furthermore we will demonstrate different possibilities to play with AR in the exhibiton space.

Computer Vision Demonstration

The artists will demonstrate the challenges of Computer vision and its visual representation. Custom Software solution will be explained and investigated for the guests to follow. Furthermore we will ...

Speakers

Waltz Binaire