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Speakers
Speakers 2018
Nico Rosberg
Former Formula One World Champion & investor
Tarana Burke
Founder
#MeToo Movement
Jan Böhmermann
satirist, tv host, and multiple award-winner
Tanmay Bakshi
Neural Network Architect
Tanmay Teaches
Dorothee Bär
State Ministry Commissioner for Digitization
Prof. Dr. Ann-Kristin Achleitner
European Multi Advisory Board Member,
including Linde, Munich Re & Deutsche Börse AG
Dr. Rahmyn Kress
CDO
Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
Hannes Ametsreiter
CEO
Vodafone Deutschland
Marie-Helene Ametsreiter
Partner
Speedinvest
JP Rangaswami
Former
Deutsche Bank
Gil Penchina
Crypto angel
Leila Janah
CEO + Founder
Samasource and LXMI
Lea Vajnorsky
Head of Platform Development Henkel X & Founder Wo\men Inc
Amanda Gutterman
CMO
ConsenSys
Matthias Schranner
Ex-Hostage Negotiator, CEO
Schranner Negotiation Institute
Dr. Rudolf Freytag
CEO
Siemens Technology Accelerator GmbH
Dr. Charlotte Schildt
Laywer/Partner
CMS Hasche Sigle
Benjamin Günther
Founder
ALASCO
Felix Finkbeiner
Founder
Plant-for-the-Planet
Alexander Rittweger
Entrepreneurial Investor
Rittwegeroffice
Christian Reber
Founder & CEO
Pitch
Albert Wenger
MP
Union Square Ventures
Max Laarmann
Co-Founder & MD
Emma Matratzen
Andre Haddad
CEO
Turo Inc.
Dr. Wieland Holfelder
Vice President Engineering & Site Lead Google Munich
Google Germany GmbH
Jonas Huckestein
Co-Founder
Monzo
Matthias Henze
Co-Founder & CEO
Jimdo
Alexander Djordjevic
Founder & CEO
Foodist GmbH
Joel Spolsky
Co-Founder and CEO
Stack Overflow
Bastian Burger
Founder
blik GmbH
Christopher Obereder
CMO
TV-TWO, Forbes 30 under 30
Shadi Mehraein
MD
Rivet Ventures
Bastian Nominacher
Co-CEO and Co-Founder
Celonis SE
Dr. Julian Hosp
Co-founder & President
TenX
Chris Bartz
CEO & Co-Founder
Elinvar
Michael Brehm
Founder and MD
i2x
Marc Walder
CEO
Ringier AG
Paul Uhlig
MD
LemonSwan
Dr. Thomas Sedran
CEO
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles
Florian Reuter
CEO
Volocopter GmbH
Silja Pieh
CFO and Head of Product Management
AID (Autonomous Intelligent Driving GmbH; subsidiary of AUDI AG))
Dr. Carsten Breitfeld
CEO and Co-Founder
Byton
Marc Pohl
Founder & MD
JUNIQE
Valentin Schuett
Shareholder
Afterbuy
David Heiny
CEO
SimScale
Philipp Benkler
MD & Co-Founder
Testbirds GmbH
Dr. Felix Reinshagen
Co-Founder / CEO
NavVis GmbH
Jakob Schreyer
CEO & Founder
orderbird AG
Oliver Oster
COO & Founder
OptioPay GmbH
Axel Hefer
CFO
trivago
Daniel Kreis
CEO
Deutsche Handelsbank
Dustin Figge
Co-Founder & CEO
Homelike Internet GmbH
Valentin Stalf
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
N26
Maximilian Tayenthal
Founder and Chief Financial Officer
N26
Brigitte Lüginbühl
CEO
Crypto Real Estate AG
Philipp Rösler
CEO
Hainan Cihang Charity Foundation & Former Federal Minister of Economics and Technology of Germany
Ulrich Schäfer
Chief Business-Editor
Süddeutsche Zeitung
Peter Fricke
Head of
Deutsche Börse Venture Network
Moritz Kreppel
Co-Founder & CEO
Urban Sports Club
Jim Nelson
Partner
Venable
Friedemann Thomma
Partner
Venable
Frank Gasparo
Partner
Venable
Rupert Spiegelberg
CEO
IDnow
Michael Duttlinger
CEO & Co-founder
CASHLINK Payments GmbH
Wilfried Beeck
CEO
ePages
Andreas Bruckschlögl
Co-Founder
Ryte
Myriam Locher
CEO & Founder
Bettermind
Ilkka Lavas
CEO, Co-Founder, Restaurant Discovery Revolution Evangelist
City Digital / EatAndTheCity Ltd
Florian Erber
Founding Partner
Ananda Impact Ventures
Benjamin Papo
CEO
Finanzchef24
Marc Aurel Engels
Co-Founder & CEO
Media4Care
Dan Ram
Moderator
David Kuczek
General Partner
HV Holtzbrinck Ventures Adviser GmbH
Janina Kugel
Chief Human Resources Officer and Member of the Managing Board
Siemens AG
Marco Boerries
CEO
enfore AG
Dr. Lydia Mammen
Director Data Science Hub
adidas AG
Ushananthan Ganeshananthan
Head of KPMG Ligthouse Germany
KPMG
Zeynep Balioglu
Digital Transformation Lead
Giesecke+Derivent advance52 GmbH
Timo Bongartz
Business Field Head – Smart Farming
OSRAM GmbH
Bernhard Kowatsch
Head of Innovation Accelerator
United Nations World Food Programme
Stephan Rathgeber
Head of Innovation & Digitization
Hays AG
Philipp Karmires
CDO
Linde AG
Vasilis Koulolias
Director, Acting Head of Open Data Innovation, Advisory Member of the WE, Founder & Director eGovlab
Sara Weber
Senior News Editor
LinkedIn Germany
Magdalena Rogl
Head of Digital Channels
Microsoft
Svenja Lassen
Managing Director Germany
PrimeCROWD
Stefan Ottlitz
Head Of Product
SPIEGEL Group
Lina Timm
Managing Director
Media Lab Bayern
Tobias Burkhardt
CEO
SHIFTSCHOOL
Christina Burkhardt
Founder & CEO
SHIFTSCHOOL for Digital Transformation GmbH
Melanie Wyssen-Voß
Head of Digital Marketing & Communications
Roland Berger
Antje Helch
Business Development Manager
Getty Images
Hannah Klose
Moderatorin & Coach
HK – Moderation & Training
Oleg Fiksel
Digital Business Integration Manager
Accenture Interactive
Nathalie Gallaire
Data Engineering Sr. Analyst
Accenture Interactive
Michael Williams
Business Design Lead
Fjord | Design and Innovation from Accenture Interactive
Matthias Ziegler
Emerging Technology & Innovation Lead ASGR
Accenture Interactive
Malte Pietschmann
Business Design Lead
Fjord | Design and Innovation from Accenture Interactive
Kevin Schepanski
Junior Gamification Expert
Accenture Interactive
Juliane Pressler
Technology Consultng Manager - Industry X.0
Accenture Interactive
Julia Schacht
Technology Consultant - Applied Intelligence
Accenture Interactive
Jasmin Karatas
Gamification Chapter Lead
Accenture Interactive
Jan Heitmann
Poker Expert
Jim Jorgensen
co-founder
Consumer Coin AG
Hedda Pahlson-Moller
Chief Catalyst
TIIME
Marc Aurel Engels
Co-Founder & CEO
Media4Care
Florian Erber
Founding Partner
Ananda Impact Ventures
Uli Grabenwarter
Deputy Director, Equity Investments
European Investment Fund
Mischa Rürup
CEO
Usercentrics GmbH
Markus Bohl
CEO
Fineway
André Schwämmlein
CEO and Founder
FlixMobility
Maximilian Schmidt
Co-Founder & Managing Director
KINEXON Sports & Media
Vincent-Immanuel Herr
Activist & Feminist
HERR & SPEER
Philipp Posselt
Founder & CEO
VEACT GmbH
Philipp Koecke
Prokurist / CFO
deinSchrank.de
Katharina Mayer
Founder
Kuchentratsch
Jens Hartmann
CEO
Enmacc GmbH
Matt Bolton
CEO
Xara
Zabeen Mirza
Country - Director North America & UK
The Schranner Negotiation Institute
Mike Bogie
Founder
DeRisk Gaming
Tim Mois
CEO
sipgate GmbH
Paul Claudius
CEO and Co-Founder
BlockState
Tobias Schlottke
Co-Founder
OMR
Johannes Schaback
CTO
home24 SE
Philipp Erler
SVP Digital Experience
Zalando SE
Laurent Nizri
CEO
Paris Fintech Forum
Dr. Andreas Spengel
Vice President International Markets
Mastercard
Jan Reinmüller
Partner, Head of KPMG Digital Village
KPMG Services Pte Ltd
Sophie Jonke
Head
ReDI School of Digital Integration München
Dr. Lars Krause
Head of Strategic Planning & Cooperations
Volkswagen utility vehicles
Speakers 2017
Stefan Raab
Entrepreneur & Entertainer
Prof. Dr. Ann-Kristin Achleitner
European Multi Advisory Board Member,
including Linde, Munich Re & Deutsche Börse AG
Philipp Lahm
Founder Philipp Lahm Holding, Partner
Fanmiles
Ilse Aigner
Bavarian State Minister
of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology Deputy Minister-President
Carice van Houten
Artist, famous for Game of Thrones
Marc Samwer
Founder
Global Founders Capital
Andy Cunningham
Former PR advisor to Steve Jobs
at Apple, Pixar and NExT
Jannis Sutor
Business Innovation Manager
Volkswagen Ideation:Hub
Rolf Schrömgens
Co-Founder & CEO
Trivago
Kevin Spacey
Oscar-winning actor, producer, startup investor
Oliver Kahn
Co-Founder & CEO
Goalplay
Dr. Werner Vogels
CTO
Amazon
Sandra Thier
Founder & MP
diego5 studios
John McLaughlin
Former Acting Director
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger
Chairman
Munich Security Conference, Munich
Kasper Rorsted
CEO
adidas
Christoph Keese
CEO
Axel Springer hy
Frank Wiethoff
MP
Berlin KPMG
Kevin Novak
Chief Data Scientist
Uber
Lars Jankowfsky
Founder
NFQ.Asia
Ralf Wenzel
Founder & CEO Foodpanda, CSO Delivery Hero
Jeff Burton
Co-Founder
Electronic Arts
Christian Figge
Principal
General Atlantic
Quentin Sannié
Co-Founder & CEO
Devialet
Marianne Vikkula
CEO
Slush
Fred Mazzella
Founder & President
BlaBlaCar
Stephanie Czerny
MD
DLD Media
Finn Age Hänsel
Managing Director
MOVINGA
Dr. Philipp Kreibohm
Founder & CEO
Home24
Loic Le Meur
Founder & CEO
Leade:rs
Julian Riedlbauer
Partner
GP Bullhound
Nikita Fahrenholz
Co-Founder & CEO
Book a tiger
Felix Schneider
Founder & CEO
Dreamlines
Salome Preiswerk
Founder & CEO
Whitebox
Rupert Schäfer
Managing Partner
The Nunatak Group GmbH
Leo Laun
Founder & CEO
Digitalkasten Internet
Andrea Anderheggen
Founder & CEO
Shopgate
Fabian Schmidt
CEO
Fanmiles
Alan Sternberg
CRO
Fanmiles
Gero Decker
Co-Founder & CEO
Signavio
Jörg Wiemer
Co-Founder & CEO
Tis (Treasury Intelligence Solutions)
Sebastian Bärhold
Co-Founder & Managing Director
IDnow
Michael Knapstein
CFO
Open-Xchange
Jürgen Jaron
Chairman
Proven Expert
Niels Doerje
Entrepreneur and Serial Board Director
Corinna Visser
Editor in Chief
Berlin Valley
Manfred Tropper
Co-Founder & CEO
mantro
Christopher Waldner
Entrepreneur, Intrapreneur & Innovation Coach
Philipp Karmires
Head of Digitalisation
Linde AG
Dr. Helmut Schönenberger
CEO
UnternehmerTUM
Michael Gamber
Head of Innovation Center
Merck
Florian Gschwandtner
Co-Founder & CEO
Runtastic
Martin Wild
CDO
MediaMarkt Saturn Retail Group
Joel Spolsky
Co-Founder & CEO
Stack Overflow
Dr. Philipp Strack
Head of New Venture
ZEISS Group
Jens Rieken
Head of
Sparkassen Innovation Hub
Rainer Maerkle
General Partner
HV Holtzbrinck Ventures
Matthias Schranner
Ex-Hostage Negotiator, CEO
Schranner Negotiation Institute
Jacob de Geer
Co-Founder & CEO
iZettle
Simon Brunke
Founder & CEO
Exporo
Erik Podzuweit
Founder & Co-CEO
Scalable Capital
Sebastian Hamann
CEO
shopware
Florian Hübner
Founder & Co-CEO
uberall
Marko Wenthin
Co-Founder & CCO
SolarisBank
Andrea Pfundmeier
Founder & CEO
Boxcryptor
Edgar Scholler
Founder
GETAWAY
Richard Nagel
Director ByDesign Presales EMEA
SAP
Henrik Zillmer
Founder & CEO
Airhelp
Lukasz Gadowski
Entrepreneur & Investor
Falk Bielesch
Co-Founder & Managing Director
esome advertising technologies
Susannah Belcher
MD
Caterwings
Gerald Heydenreich
Founder & CEO
PippaJean GmbH
Fabrice Leclerc
Entrepreneur, innovator and life advocate
Dr. Reinhard Ploss
CEO
Infineon Technologies
Dr. Johannes Antonius Teyssen
CEO
E.ON SE
Ryan Kottenstette
Co-Founder & CEO
Cape Analytics
Dr. Carsten Rudolph
CEO
BayStartUp
Jonas Schneider
Creators Expedition
AVL
Simon Schmincke
Principal
at Creandum
Marcus Tandler
Co-Founder & Managing Director
RYTE
David Roldan
VC & Startup Leader - Europe
Google Cloud
David Rowan
Founding editor-in-chief
WIRED
Fedor Holz
CEO
Primed Mind
Jan Heitmann
Poker-Experte
Poker-Experte.de
Valentin Sawadski
CTO
ProGlove powered by Unternehmertum
Maroiane Naami
Head of New Business Models & Fintech Relations
BNP Paribas Consorsbank
Ulrich Schäfer
Chief Business-Editor
Süddeutsche Zeitung
Oliver Oster
COO & Founder
OptioPay GmbH
Boris Meiners
Head of Digital Business Portfolio
AUDI
Tom O'Reilly
GM, IoT Device Experience
Microsoft
Christian Bogatu
CEO
Fresh Energy GmbH
Anton Rummel
MD
Move24 Group GmbH
Rasmus Rothe
Co-Founder
Merantix
Benjamin Roth
Co-Founder & CEO
Urban Sports Club
Dr. Lothar Stein
Private Investor
Innovative Ventures
Bernhard Kowatsch
Head of Innovation Accelerator
World Food Programme
Markus Spiller
Senior Manager
Accenture Interactive
Gustav Maskowitz
Speaker
Google
Philipp Walter
Vice President
Wirecard
Philippe Souidi
Chief Digital Marketing Expert
SAP Hybris
Nicole Stroj
Head of Innovation Management
Raiffeisenbank International AG
Julia Laukemann
Senior Vice President Product & Digital Innovation
Sky Deutschland
Peter Fricke
Head of
Deutsche Börse Venture Network
Michael Wax
Co-Founder & CCO
FreightHub GmbH
Daniel Cronin
Co-Founder
AustrianStartups
Steve Vassallo
General Partner
Foundation Capital
Amy Posey
Facilitator
Peak Teams
Matt McFadyen
Polar Adventurer / Facilitator
Peak Teams
Rene Rechtman
Head of Non-Linear Media
The Walt Disney Company
Farina Schurzfeld
Founder & CMO
Selfapy GmbH
Simon Haddadin
Co-Founder & CEO
FRANKA EMIKA
Andreas Raptopoulos
Co-Founder & CEO
Matternet
Miriam Mertens
Vice President Startup Cooperations
Telekom Deutschland GmbH
Wilfried Beeck
CEO
ePages
Myriam Locher
CEO & Founder
Bettermind
Dan Ram
Moderator
Prof. Dr. Alexander Wurzer
MD
Wurzer & Kollegen
Georg Bauer
President
fair.com
Dr. Georg Ried
MD
Bayern Kapital GmbH
Maxim Nohroudi
Co-Founder & MD
Door2Door GmbH
Marius Bauer
Speaker
umwerk GmbH
Carsten Middendorf
Investment Manager
Allianz X
Stefan Kimmel
Partner
KPMG Law
Patrick Schwarzbart
Partner
Lupp + Partner Attorney at Law
Christian Schmitz
Digital Transformation
Accenture Interactive
Andreas Laule
Head of Department
Berliner Volksbank eG
Martin Künzel
Director of Marketing and Sales Processes
Allianz Beratungs- und Vertriebs-AG
Stephan Thiemt
User Experience Designer
Phoenix Design
Dr. Stefan Lang
CDO
HypoVereinsbank
Former Speakers
Richard Branson
Founder
Virgin Group
Tarana Burke
Founder
#MeToo Movement
Kevin Spacey
Oscar-winning actor, producer, startup investor
Leila Janah
CEO + Founder
Samasource and LXMI
Nathan Blecharczyk
Co-Founder & CTO
airbnb
Nico Rosberg
Former Formula One World Champion & investor
Jan Böhmermann
satirist, tv host, and multiple award-winner
Mitchell Baker
Executive Chairwoman
Mozilla Foundation & Corporation
Stefan Raab
Entrepreneur & Entertainer
Philipp Lahm
Founder Philipp Lahm Holding, Partner
Fanmiles
Tony Fadell
Founder Nest & Creator iPod
Kasper Rorsted
CEO
adidas
Dorothee Bär
State Ministry Commissioner for Digitization
Prof. Dr. Ann-Kristin Achleitner
European Multi Advisory Board Member,
including Linde, Munich Re & Deutsche Börse AG
Dr. Werner Vogels
CTO
Amazon
Dr. Johannes Antonius Teyssen
CEO
E.ON SE
Philipp Rösler
CEO
Hainan Cihang Charity Foundation & Former Federal Minister of Economics and Technology of Germany
Marc Samwer
Founder
Global Founders Capital
Janina Kugel
Chief Human Resources Officer and Member of the Managing Board
Siemens AG
Florian Gschwandtner
Co-Founder & CEO
Runtastic
Rolf Schrömgens
Co-Founder & CEO
Trivago
Ralf Wenzel
CSO
Delivery Hero AG
Valentin Stalf
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
N26
Oliver Kahn
Co-Founder & CEO
Goalplay