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Jörg Asma

Partner Cyber Security, PwC Germany

Jörg Asma leads the multinational Cyber Security & Privacy Europe practice at the accounting and consulting firm PwC. Asma studied electrical engineering in Jülich and Aachen.

Dr. Martin Kupp

Associate professor for entrepreneurship and strategy at ESCP Europe

Dr. Martin Kupp is associate professor for entrepreneurship and strategy at ESCP Europe, Paris and a visiting professor at the European School of Management and Technology, Berlin.

Martin’s area of expertise lies in entrepreneurship in established companies, strategic innovation, competitive strategy (specially in technology markets) and organizational creativity. He has worked for clients such as Bertelsmann, Siemens, Coca-Cola and Deutsche Bank.

Daniel Unkelhäußer

Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) DACH at IBM

Daniel Unkelhäußer is the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) DACH at IBM. 

His passion is the innovative spirit and the joint creation of digital solutions, beyond the well-known routine. The former web designer is particularly impressed by the shared expression of creativity within a team.

Mira schwartz

Managing Director Accenture Germany

Mira Schwartz is a Partner at Accenture Technology. As a member of the management team, she is responsible for Change Management in the context of IT and Cultural Transformation and leads the business in this area for Europe. As a business psychologist, expert, speaker and mentor, she shares experiences from her career. She is passionate about topics such as diversity, empowerment of women in business and cultural change in organizations. Her focus is not only on providing insights and skills, but also on inspiring and sharing actionable advice.

Prof. Dr. Martina Eberl

Professor of General Business Administration at the HWR Berlin

Despite Prof. Dr. Martina Eberl’s academic career as Professor of General Business Administration at the HWR Berlin, she has gained a lot of experience as a manager, such as a project employee at Siemens AG.

Her expertise includes the requirements of leadership in the digital age, organizational development and change management as well as (intercultural) project management.

Christopher Peterka

CIO gannaca global think tank group

“Be the change you want to see.” is the motto

of futurologist and author Christopher Peterka.

With the global think tank group gannaca he advises organizations worldwide on their innovation culture and future strategy. As a member of the executive team to The System Change Foundation he acts as programme director for the World Systemic Forum since 2019.

Nikolaus Valerius

Member of the Executive Board and CTO Nuclear RWE Power AG

Nikolaus Valerius has been a member of the Executive Board of RWE Power AG for almost 5 years.

The graduate engineer has been working in the energy sector for more than 25 years and has acquired international expertise as a leader in various areas of energy management, which he will demonstrate on the digital leadership panel.

Valentina Daiber

Chief Office Legal & Corporate Affairs
Member of the Board of Directors of Telefónica Deutschland Holding AG

Valentina Daiber is on the Management Board for Legal & Corporate Affairs at Telefónica Deutschland.

In this role, she is in charge of Legal, Compliance, Corporate Security and Data Protection, as well as the company’s regulatory work, relations with authorities and government agencies, Public Relations and Corporate Responsibility.

Jennifer Daniel

Researcher at the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Bristol

Jennifer Dumle Daniel is a researcher of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Centre For Innovation & Entrepreneurship, University of Bristol. She is a writer and public speaker, providing commentary on contemporary gender, technology, and energy issues in Nigeria. She has been featured on reputable platforms in Nigeria and internationally. She is the co-founder of Qanna – an artificial intelligence SAAS platform serving small and medium businesses.

Daniel Siepmann

CEO Credit Suisse Fund Services

Simon Müller

Global HR Project Manager to the CHRO | Global Head of Talent Acquisition & Branding at Capgemini

Franziska Schaal

Founder feelfood

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