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The Bits & Pretzels stage is the heart of the festival. This is where the most famous speakers and the largest companies present their visions for the future. Here everything is about inspiration and learning. Don’t miss it.

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Hosts

Curating awesome content is a lot of work and deserves to be presented in the best possible way. Therefore a great thanks to our curators and stage hosts.

Catherine Treyz
Head of Communications & Platform
Cherry Ventures
Mitchell Baker
Executive Chairwoman
Mozilla Foundation & Corporation
Stefan Raab
Entrepreneur & Entertainer
Philipp Lahm
Founder Philipp Lahm Holding, Partner
Fanmiles
Jan Böhmermann
satirist, tv host, and multiple award-winner
Bastian Nominacher
Co-Founder & Co-CEO
Celonis
Margit Wennmachers
Operating Partner
Andreessen Horowitz
Barack Obama
Jessica Alba
Founder
The Honest Company
Reid Hoffman
Co-Founder
LinkedIn
Richard Branson
Founder
Virgin Group
Dirk Nowitzki
Former NBA Player
Drew Houston
Founder & CEO
Dropbox

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Stage Speakers

Katharina Wilhelm
Partner
Index Ventures
Rainer Märkle
General Partner
HV Capital
Michiel Kotting
Partner
Northzone Ventures
Hendrik Brandis
Co-Founder & Partner
Earlybird Venture Capital
Elina Berrebi
Founding Partner
Revaia
Rouven Dresselhaus
Managing Partner
Cavalry Ventures
Frank Thelen
Founder & CEO
Freigeist
Matthias Schranner
CEO
Schranner Negotiation Institute
Stefano Guidotti
Partner
P101 Ventures
Thomas Thurner
Managing Director & Head of Equity Capital Markets, DACH
Morgan Stanley

Stay tuned.
More speakers will be announced soon!

Mitchell Baker
Executive Chairwoman
Mozilla Foundation & Corporation
Stefan Raab
Entrepreneur & Entertainer
Philipp Lahm
Founder Philipp Lahm Holding, Partner
Fanmiles
Jan Böhmermann
satirist, tv host, and multiple award-winner
Bastian Nominacher
Co-Founder & Co-CEO
Celonis
Margit Wennmachers
Operating Partner
Andreessen Horowitz
Barack Obama
Jessica Alba
Founder
The Honest Company
Reid Hoffman
Co-Founder
LinkedIn
Richard Branson
Founder
Virgin Group
Dirk Nowitzki
Former NBA Player
Drew Houston
Founder & CEO
Dropbox

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