THE FOCUS OF THE DIGITALFUTURE SUMMIT '19

Get in contact with leading experts, enrich your knowledge and network to accelerate your career.

Our focus is defined by current digital trends. The 2019 focuses are:

 CONNECTIVITY

 SUSTAINABILITY

 CREATIVITY

 MOBILITY

June 20th & 21st 2019
FREE FOR STUDENTS!

REPRESENTED COMPANIES

SPEAKERS AND WORKSHOP PARTNERS

Alexander
Diel

Project Manager BerlKönig at Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG)

Ana
Vicentic

Enterprise Sales Development Representative at Tamr Inc.

Annalena
Dierks

Senior Consultant at A.T. Kearney

Antonio
Benina

Venture Development Manager at Zeotap

Bar
Schwartz

Organizational & Leadership Development Coach at Lead2Coach

Constantin
Schmutzler

Co-Founder at Berlin Startup School

Daniel
Behar

Managing Director at Accenture Strategy

David Wang Chengdong

Deputy CEO at Huawei Technologies Deutschland GmbH

Didier
Goepfert

Head of Product at wevest Digital

Diksha
Dutta

Business Writer & Workplace Coach

Dr. Karina
Rigby

Vice President & Head of Siemensstadt 2.0 Project at Siemens

Dr. Michele
Nicolussi

Consultant at Simon-Kucher & Partners

Dr. Nari
Kahle

Head of social sustainability & xStarters at Volkswagen AG

Dr. Philipp Kleine Jäger

Technology & Strategy Consultant at CORE SE

Edgar
Voit

Management Consultant at CORE SE

Fabian J. G. Westerheide

CEO of AI for Humans / Asgard. VC

Filip Felician Dames

Entrepreneur and Investor / Founding Partner Cherry Ventures

Frederick
Marczyk

Senior Consultant at Simon-Kucher & Partners

Frederik
Hamann

Management Consultant - Transformation Manager at CORE SE

Gal
Bechor

Product Manager at Volkswagen AG - Digital:Lab || Founder IAF Accelerator

Georg
Tacke

CEO at Simon-Kucher & Partners

Georg
Hauer

General Manager DACH at N26

Henry
Sauermann

Associate Professor at ESMT Berlin

Hessel
Bearda

Digital Business Integration Sr. Manager at Accenture Interactive

Holger
G. Weiss

Founder and CEO at German Autolabs

Jasmin Deniz Karatas

Gamification Chapter Lead / Manager at Accenture Interactive

Jörg
Rheinboldt

MD at APX Axel Springer Porsche

Julia
Dahm

Manager at Simon-Kucher & Partners

Karen
Piontek

Senior Consultant at Simon-Kucher & Partners

Katharina Wilhelm

Early Stage Investor at Cherry Ventures

Konstantin
Reidel

Senior Manager at Accenture Strategy

Ludwig
Ritter

Co-Founder at Sompani

Lukas
Thöben

Business Development & Partnerships Manager at N26

Manuel
Koch

CEO at Inside Wirtschaft

Marc
Aden Gray

Global Messenger, Trainer, Inspirer

Marius
Müller

Consultant at Simon-Kucher & Partners

Markus
Collet

Partner at CVA

Markus
Kroeger

CEO at heycar

Martin
Walter

Business Development at Amazon Alexa

Matthias Treutwein

Founder & Managing Director at enpact e.V.

Nico
Wohlgemuth

Managing Partner at DAYONE

Philipp
Blankenagel

VP Communications & Marketing at solarisBank AG

Riccardo
Cocchini

Product Marketing Manager e-tron Charging Service at AUDI AG

Sabine
Spittler

Manager Digital Transformation practice at A.T. Kearney

Sara
Ritterrath

Customer Program Management & Smart City Strategies at Microsoft

Shruti
Vasudev

Alliance Manager at Merck

Suki
Dhupar

EMEA lead at Tamr inc.

Sylvia
Dudek

Program Director at Metro Accelerator powered by Techstars bei METRO AG

Thomas
Treml

Business Strategic Advisor at Microsoft

Thomas Kleine-Moellhoff

IT Lead Germany, Austria & Switzerland (BT Country Lead) at Pfizer

Tilman
Schlitt

Manager at Accenture Digital Interactive

Tobias
Setzer

Data Science Relations bei Merck KGaA

DFS'19 AGENDA

Welcome to the DFS'19. We're excited to present to you the 2019 Agenda below. After a welcome keynote speech, participants will have the possibility to participate in workshops held by leading companies throughout the whole day. They will have the opportunity to face case studies, discuss real examples of problems faced by industries and assist to insightful presentations. Also, don't forget to bring your CV and business cards with you! The Career Booths at DFS 2019 will help you get that dream job you've been waiting for! Large international firms will be on campus scouting for the best talents and interview opportunities will be running alongside the agenda below! You will know if you have an interview slot in your personal schedule. This is an event you DON'T want to miss! Remember, spots are limited, so reserve yours now here!

20th June

08:30 - 10:00   Check-in & Breakfast
The doors to the DigitalFuture Summit open - please register at the front desk, grab yourself something to eat and start networking with other participants and our partners!
10:00 - 12:00   Keynote Speakers
The Digital Future Summit 2019 will kick off with a series of Keynote Speakers to introduce the four digital focus areas of the summit this year: Connectivity, Sustainability, Creativity and Mobility.
12:00 - 13:30   Lunch
Head over to the foyer and grab yourself some lunch! This is the perfect opportunity to make some connections before the start of a two days.
13:30 - 15:00   Masterclasses & Workshops 
Explore different aspects of digitalization within various industries by attending masterclasses and workshops hosted by our partner companies and experts.
15:00 - 16:00   Table-Tennis Tournament
Break up the day and join in with our 2019 Table Tennis Tournament. A great way to connect with others in a more informal setting and show off your skills!
16:00 - 17:30   Masterclasses & Workshops
A second round of masterclasses and workshops hosted by our partner companies and experts on digitalization within various industries.
17:30 - 18:00   Networking
At this stage in the day, we allocate time for you to re-connect and drive further into conversations with the people you have met so far and broaden your network to make new connections!
18:00 - 19:30   Panel Discussion
We close the first day of the Digital Future Summit 2019 with a lively panel discussion on the future of digital and look forward to day two!
19:30 - 21:30   On-Campus Dinner & Party
Join us at the end of day one for dinner at our ESMT campus and continue to connect with other participants at the party!

21st June

08:30 - 10:00   Breakfast
Join us for breakfast at our ESMT Campus to kick-off dat two of the Digital Future Summit 2019.
10:00 - 12:00   Startup Pitch Competition, Corporate Masterclasses & Speakers 
This year, this Digital Future Summit will be highly interactive and offer you multiple opportunities to join in further masterclasses, as well as our new Startup Pitch competition and be involved in presenting your own perspectives on the Future of Digital.
12:00 - 13:30   Lunch
Head over to the foyer and grab yourself some lunch! This is the perfect opportunity to make more connections and keep on networking!
13:30 - 14:30   Keynote Speakers
Join us for an inspiring Keynotes session halfway through day two of the Digital Future Summit 2019.
14:30 - 16:00   Workshops
Get interactive and collaborative with other DFS'19 participants in the last round of workshops at the Digital Future Summit 2019.
16:00 - 16:30   Networking
We want to help you build up your network. You know how this works at this point - reach out to others and share your perspectives and experience.
16:30 - 17:30   Panel Discussion
Join us for the closing panel discussion on the future of digitalization at the Digital Future Summit 2019 and capture the last expert insights of the day.
17:30 - 19:30   Talent Forum & BBQ
Hope you remembered to bring your CVs because HR representatives are waiting to meet you and tell you about the opportunities available at their companies. Best of luck and enjoy the BBQ too!
20:30   DFS'19 After Party
Join us to celebrate the end of the two day Digital Future Summit with other participants at the House of Weekend in Alexanderplatz! You will get the invite.

DFS19 Agenda

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PARTICIPATE IN DIFFERENT FORMATS

Keynotes

Listen to the views and forecasts of leading executives about the future of digitalization.

Panel discussions

Discussion of recent market trends and expected developments in the field of digitalization.

Master Classes

Interactive sessions given by experts in the field of digitalization allowing students to interact with speakers and asking advanced questions.

Workshops

Direct engagement with attendees, helping them to learn more about digitalization through case studies, discussion of problems, or presentations.

June 20th & 21st 2019
FREE FOR STUDENTS!