limited to

300

Attendees

limited to

250

Companies

40

Speakers

80/20

End User / Vendor Ratio

Testimonials

"I liked the event very much - the speakers were very high class and I had great conversations with other participants and I generated valuable business contacts."

Anett Hötzel, Head of Digitalization, T/D3sixty

" A great forum for discussing new ideas, making new contacts and learning from others. Good mix across industries, company sizes and their challenges."

Pranjal Kothari, CDO, Sparkasse Bremen

"The high quality of the speakers and their exciting presentations were very remarkable! The event offers excellent networking opportunities."

Alfred Lief, Future Solutions, Airbus

Why attend?

  • Face to face networking and knowledge sharing with thought-leaders of digital transformation, innovation and customer experience from different geographical areas
  • Learn about the digital future of industries and new trends to change your tools or processes, and increase your competitive edge to transform the future of your company
  • Meet and network with likeminded people and industry peers through our Think Tank platform
  • Business roundtable discussions and one-on-one meetings allow digging deeper with the understanding of your topic of interest

How It Works

Through a mix of case-study presentations, interactive roundtable discussions, Q&A sessions and hands-on workshops, you will gain inspiring perspectives. The multi-stream format allows you to move freely between the sessions. Create your own personal agenda from the case studies and interactive round tables. If you can't participate in the conference onsite, you have the possibility to get the insights of the decision-makers via live streaming.

Move freely between the streams
Customize your program
Attend the sessions of most interest

Get Inspired by the Sessions You Choose from All Streams

Digital Transformation & Strategies
Target Group

Decision Makers and Leaders in Corporate Innovation, Business Transformation, Digital Transformation, IT, Product Management, and Process Management

Key Topics
  • New IT Organization & Processes
  • IT Infrastructure & Security
  • Cloud
  • System Development & Integration
  • Technology Management
  • AI-Powered Automation
  • Data & Document Management
  • Connected Products - IoT
  • Intelligent Workflows
  • Innovation Management
Corporate Change & Human Experiences
Target Group

Decision Makers and Leaders in Digital Marketing, Digital Communications, Customer Engagement, Change Management, Corporate Culture, and Customer Management

Key Topics
  • Digital Customer Journey
  • Omnichannel Touchpoints
  • User-Centricity
  • Managing Cultural Change
  • Internal Communications
  • Change Management
Retail Store Transformation
Target Group

Decision Makers and Leaders in Corporate Innovation, Business Transformation, Digital Transformation, Risk Management, Customer Journey, Customer Loyalty, SCM, Store Concepts and Expansion & Ecommerce

Key Topics
  • Flagship Stores & Franchises
  • Artificial Intelligence & Future Stores
  • Customer-Centric Approach
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Retail Pricing & Promotions
  • Digital Innovation in Retail & ROI

Agenda

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THURSDAY, AUGUST 25TH

9:00

Conference Opening by the Organizer and Welcome to the Chairman of the Stream

Marcus Giehrl

Practice Director ‑ Innovations & Smart Technologies
NTT
Germany

This session is in English

Conference Opening by the Organizer and Welcome to the Chairman of the Stream

Marcus Giehrl

Practice Director ‑ Innovations & Smart Technologies
NTT
Germany

This session is in English

No Chairman Yet

If you'd like to be a chairman at this event, this slot is available.

No Chairman Yet

If you'd like to be a chairman at this event, this slot is available.

No Chairman Yet

If you'd like to be a chairman at this event, this slot is available.

No Chairman Yet

If you'd like to be a chairman at this event, this slot is available.

9:15

Florian Pfisterer

Head of Market Unit Insurance & Public
Syncpilot
Deutschland

PEOPLE – an Essential Factor of Digital Transformation

  • Digital Sales – a discipline in its own
  • Digital transformation - Software Integration without people just leads to another peace of software
  • Customer Experience – customer delight is generated by excitement
This session is in English
Daniel Lügering

Vice President Inside Sales bei
E.ON Energie
Germany

9:45

Maik Schawalder

Chief Executive Officer
DocuMatrix
Schweiz

Impact on Change Processes in a Digital Communication Environment

No topics have been added to this session yet

This session is in English
Ramon Scherrer

Director Business Development eGov
Abraxas
Schweiz

10:15

AI-Based Audience Segmentation and Activation for Marketing & Media

  • Transforming traditional and outdated market-media-studies into a dynamic and actionable audience approach using AI
  • Closing the gap between audience insights and media activation
  • Increase overall campaign performance and media spend efficiency

Dennis Heidman

Executive Director NEO @ PIA Media
Blue Summit Media
Germany

This session is in English

10:45

Coffee Break with Networking

11:15

Future Business Models – How Innovation Brings Success to Your Products

  • Foundation of successful IoT projects
  • How to create a sound basis for decision-making
  • Success factors for successful IoT projects in the long term

Incloud

Germany

This session is in English

Future Business Models – How Innovation Brings Success to Your Products

  • Foundation of successful IoT projects
  • How to create a sound basis for decision-making
  • Success factors for successful IoT projects in the long term

Incloud

Germany

This session is in English

Beyond Customer Experience - Is it now all About Total Experience?

  • No matter if B2B, B2C, D2C, …it is H2H. But how can we focus on a Human-to-Human approach?
  • Time to tear down silos
  • Think big - start small: Why it is important to have strategic approach in place

Roberto Vlad

Lead Customer Experience Manager
Sitecore
Germany

This session is in English

Beyond Customer Experience - Is it now all About Total Experience?

  • No matter if B2B, B2C, D2C, …it is H2H. But how can we focus on a Human-to-Human approach?
  • Time to tear down silos
  • Think big - start small: Why it is important to have strategic approach in place

Roberto Vlad

Lead Customer Experience Manager
Sitecore
Germany

This session is in English

The Branch of the Future

  • Needs of modern day trade
  • Everchanging customer demands and onset of new technologies
  • Omnichannel retailing at it's best

Ralf Haberich

Chief Executive Officer
Shopgate
Germany

This session is in English

The Branch of the Future

  • Needs of modern day trade
  • Everchanging customer demands and onset of new technologies
  • Omnichannel retailing at it's best

Ralf Haberich

Chief Executive Officer
Shopgate
Germany

This session is in English

11:45

Shell's S2C Digital Transformation Journey

  • Case study of a Fortune 100 company's Source to Contract digital transformation journey
  • Design & Implementation approach
  • Change management challenges - lessons learned

Sander Voorn

Source to Contract Digital & Process Transformation Design Manager
Shell
Netherlands

This session is in English

Shell's S2C Digital Transformation Journey

  • Case study of a Fortune 100 company's Source to Contract digital transformation journey
  • Design & Implementation approach
  • Change management challenges - lessons learned

Sander Voorn

Source to Contract Digital & Process Transformation Design Manager
Shell
Netherlands

This session is in English

Integrated Purchase Experience

  • Online & onsite integration of the sales channel
  • Seamless customer journey
  • Using lean methodology

Jens Martin

Head of Digital Transformation
Kia Europe
Germany

This session is in English

Integrated Purchase Experience

  • Online & onsite integration of the sales channel
  • Seamless customer journey
  • Using lean methodology

Jens Martin

Head of Digital Transformation
Kia Europe
Germany

This session is in English

Mitigate Risks in Supply Chain and Quality to Make your Retail Strategy Become More Resilient and Responsive

  • Learnings of large-scale digital transformation in retail industry
  • Support the business to make it customer-centric and show right level of adoption to go forward
  • Technology components - data quality and data combination

Imme Deecke

Global Head of Risk & Digital Strategy
MARS
Germany

This session is in English

Mitigate Risks in Supply Chain and Quality to Make your Retail Strategy Become More Resilient and Responsive

  • Learnings of large-scale digital transformation in retail industry
  • Support the business to make it customer-centric and show right level of adoption to go forward
  • Technology components - data quality and data combination

Imme Deecke

Global Head of Risk & Digital Strategy
MARS
Germany

This session is in English

12:15

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

PEOPLE – an Essential Factor of Digital Transformation - Florian Pfisterer, Head of Market Unit Insurance & Public, Syncpilot and Daniel Lügering, Vice President Inside Sales bei, E.ON Energie


AI-Based Audience Segmentation and Activation for Marketing & Media - Dennis Heidman, Executive Director NEO @ PIA Media, Blue Summit Media


Future Business Models – How Innovation Brings Success to Your Products - Incloud, Germany


Shell's S2C Digital Transformation Journey - Sander Voorn, Source to Contract Digital & Process Transformation Design Manager, Shell

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

PEOPLE – an Essential Factor of Digital Transformation - Florian Pfisterer, Head of Market Unit Insurance & Public, Syncpilot and Daniel Lügering, Vice President Inside Sales bei, E.ON Energie


AI-Based Audience Segmentation and Activation for Marketing & Media - Dennis Heidman, Executive Director NEO @ PIA Media, Blue Summit Media


Future Business Models – How Innovation Brings Success to Your Products - Incloud, Germany


Shell's S2C Digital Transformation Journey - Sander Voorn, Source to Contract Digital & Process Transformation Design Manager, Shell

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Beyond Customer Experience - Is it now all About Total Experience? - Roberto Vlad, Lead Customer Experience Manager, Sitecore


Integrated Purchase Experience - Jens Martin, Head of Digital Transformation, Kia Europe

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Beyond Customer Experience - Is it now all About Total Experience? - Roberto Vlad, Lead Customer Experience Manager, Sitecore


Integrated Purchase Experience - Jens Martin, Head of Digital Transformation, Kia Europe

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Impact on Change Processes in a Digital Communication Environment - Maik Schawalder, Chief Executive Officer, DocuMatrix and Ramon Scherrer, Director Business Development eGov, Abraxas


The Branch of the Future - Ralf Haberich, Chief Executive Officer, Shopgate


Mitigate Risks in Supply Chain and Quality to Make your Retail Strategy Become More Resilient and Responsive - Imme Deecke, Global Head of Risk & Digital Strategy, MARS

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Impact on Change Processes in a Digital Communication Environment - Maik Schawalder, Chief Executive Officer, DocuMatrix and Ramon Scherrer, Director Business Development eGov, Abraxas


The Branch of the Future - Ralf Haberich, Chief Executive Officer, Shopgate


Mitigate Risks in Supply Chain and Quality to Make your Retail Strategy Become More Resilient and Responsive - Imme Deecke, Global Head of Risk & Digital Strategy, MARS

13:00

Lunch with Networking

14:30

Knowledge - THE Ressource of the Future!

  • Efficient treatment of data and information based on a scalable, adaptable and flexible digital strategy
  • Building the technological basis for a continuous knowledge and information exchange
  • Competitive advantage through the efficient handling of data and information

Harald Kirsch

Head of Automation & Industrial IT
ALD Vacuum Technologies
Germany

This session is in English

Knowledge - THE Ressource of the Future!

  • Efficient treatment of data and information based on a scalable, adaptable and flexible digital strategy
  • Building the technological basis for a continuous knowledge and information exchange
  • Competitive advantage through the efficient handling of data and information

Harald Kirsch

Head of Automation & Industrial IT
ALD Vacuum Technologies
Germany

This session is in English

Stay Tuned and Be Amazed

No topics have been added to this session yet

Thomas Walter

Head of CX Platform Solutions DACH
Merkle
Germany

This session is in English

Stay Tuned and Be Amazed

No topics have been added to this session yet

Thomas Walter

Head of CX Platform Solutions DACH
Merkle
Germany

This session is in English

AI-Driven Retail Store Planning and Performance Marketing Optimization

  • The performance effect of multi-channel campaigns is notoriously hard to measure in the real world
  • Comprehensive data driven & modern AI methods for demand forecasting to achieve level of transparency and measurability to multichannel retailing
  • Objective performance measures - An effective deployment of marketing budgets

Daniel Stroh

Co‑Founder
JUST EXPERTS
Germany

Andrej Fischer

Head of Data Business Production
Comma Soft
Germany

This session is in English

Daniel Stroh

Co‑Founder
JUST EXPERTS
Germany

AI-Driven Retail Store Planning and Performance Marketing Optimization

  • The performance effect of multi-channel campaigns is notoriously hard to measure in the real world
  • Comprehensive data driven & modern AI methods for demand forecasting to achieve level of transparency and measurability to multichannel retailing
  • Objective performance measures - An effective deployment of marketing budgets
This session is in English

Andrej Fischer

Head of Data Business Production
Comma Soft
Germany

15:00

Digital Design, Manufacturing and Services - How Company Architecture and Digital Continuity by Design Transform the Company

  • Co-design approach
  • Product Lines concept
  • Digital twin and digital avatar
  • Digital continuity and modularity
  • Collaboration, competencies, skills

Melanie Bergmann

VP, Head of HR for Engineering, Technology, Digital & Information Management
Airbus
France

This session is in English

Digital Design, Manufacturing and Services - How Company Architecture and Digital Continuity by Design Transform the Company

  • Co-design approach
  • Product Lines concept
  • Digital twin and digital avatar
  • Digital continuity and modularity
  • Collaboration, competencies, skills

Melanie Bergmann

VP, Head of HR for Engineering, Technology, Digital & Information Management
Airbus
France

This session is in English

Digital Transformation is about Human Experiences (HX)

  • Digital employee experience (DEX) and customer experience (CX) are missing one piece - the human element
  • How to date your customers and understands their unmet needs?
  • How to make your employees champions of your transformation change?
  • Spoiler: Technology is just 20% of the change, the rest of 80% is the mindset! Come and learn more

Gediminas Buivydas

Head of Digital Innovation Lab
ISM University of Management and Economics
Lithuania

This session is in English

Digital Transformation is about Human Experiences (HX)

  • Digital employee experience (DEX) and customer experience (CX) are missing one piece - the human element
  • How to date your customers and understands their unmet needs?
  • How to make your employees champions of your transformation change?
  • Spoiler: Technology is just 20% of the change, the rest of 80% is the mindset! Come and learn more

Gediminas Buivydas

Head of Digital Innovation Lab
ISM University of Management and Economics
Lithuania

This session is in English

Business Intelligence Applications and Services in a Global Matrix Environment

  • Retail store analytics
  • Enhancements of BI sales and inventory reporting solutions
  • Enhancements of BI sales and inventory Reporting solutions
  • BI solution stabilization and automation

Vikalp Yadav

Senior Director‑ Head of Operations
Adidas
Germany

This session is in English

Business Intelligence Applications and Services in a Global Matrix Environment

  • Retail store analytics
  • Enhancements of BI sales and inventory reporting solutions
  • Enhancements of BI sales and inventory Reporting solutions
  • BI solution stabilization and automation

Vikalp Yadav

Senior Director‑ Head of Operations
Adidas
Germany

This session is in English

15:30

Boosting your Digital Strategy with Private 5G - From PoC to Secure Production

No topics have been added to this session yet

Marcus Giehrl

Practice Director ‑ Innovations & Smart Technologies
NTT
Germany

This session is in English

Boosting your Digital Strategy with Private 5G - From PoC to Secure Production

No topics have been added to this session yet

Marcus Giehrl

Practice Director ‑ Innovations & Smart Technologies
NTT
Germany

This session is in English

Change is Good Once you Understand

  • Change is the transformation between two stable situations. We are all part of the change
  • Change might be seen as a change, but equally, change can create resistance
  • Turning everybody involved into a change agent and creating an environment to successfully change into the new future - whatever the change is causing

Oliver Mark

Business Unit Manager
6PAC Consulting
Germany

Andre Rusch

Principal Consultant & Pulse Generator
6PAC Consulting
Germany

This session is in English

Oliver Mark

Business Unit Manager
6PAC Consulting
Germany

Change is Good Once you Understand

  • Change is the transformation between two stable situations. We are all part of the change
  • Change might be seen as a change, but equally, change can create resistance
  • Turning everybody involved into a change agent and creating an environment to successfully change into the new future - whatever the change is causing
This session is in English

Andre Rusch

Principal Consultant & Pulse Generator
6PAC Consulting
Germany

Digital Innovation in Retail and the ROI

  • Establishing core systems at retail brands
  • Installing a new business process management system
  • How these measures lead to accelerated growth and efficiency

Wolfgang Krogmann

Retail Expert & Advisor
Retail Talker/Objectivity
Germany

This session is in English

Digital Innovation in Retail and the ROI

  • Establishing core systems at retail brands
  • Installing a new business process management system
  • How these measures lead to accelerated growth and efficiency

Wolfgang Krogmann

Retail Expert & Advisor
Retail Talker/Objectivity
Germany

This session is in English

16:00

Coffee Break with Networking

16:30

How Does Document Management System Help Go Digital

  • Document workflow management
  • Intelligent data capture
  • Key features of an effective document management system

Rogerio Menezes

Digital Technologies Expert
Opel
Germany

This session is in English

How Does Document Management System Help Go Digital

  • Document workflow management
  • Intelligent data capture
  • Key features of an effective document management system

Rogerio Menezes

Digital Technologies Expert
Opel
Germany

This session is in English

Digital & Data Capabilities as Enabler for Digital Transformation

  • How to build a data-driven culture in an organization, especially if 'digital' is not at the core of its activities?
  • Is it enough to have a few promotional videos with messages from upper management?
  • Or do people have to understand how 'digital' and 'data' can transform the work they're doing?
  • Does everyone have to become a data scientist, or is core data literacy enough?

Boris Adryan

Digital & Data Capability Building Lead
Merck Healthcare
Germany

Michelangelo Canzoneri

Global Head of Digital and Data
Merck Healthcare
Germany

This session is in English

Boris Adryan

Digital & Data Capability Building Lead
Merck Healthcare
Germany

Digital & Data Capabilities as Enabler for Digital Transformation

  • How to build a data-driven culture in an organization, especially if 'digital' is not at the core of its activities?
  • Is it enough to have a few promotional videos with messages from upper management?
  • Or do people have to understand how 'digital' and 'data' can transform the work they're doing?
  • Does everyone have to become a data scientist, or is core data literacy enough?
This session is in English

Michelangelo Canzoneri

Global Head of Digital and Data
Merck Healthcare
Germany

Retail Expansion Strategy - Adding More Locations to Increase the Product Line and Sales

  • For retail companies aiming to expand their footprint, having a clear and customer-focused growth strategy is essential
  • Franchise expansion - building tools globally to sell franchise concepts
  • Establishing a successful flagship store

Tatiana Makhankova

Head of Retail Design & Expansion
Diageo
Netherlands

This session is in English

Retail Expansion Strategy - Adding More Locations to Increase the Product Line and Sales

  • For retail companies aiming to expand their footprint, having a clear and customer-focused growth strategy is essential
  • Franchise expansion - building tools globally to sell franchise concepts
  • Establishing a successful flagship store

Tatiana Makhankova

Head of Retail Design & Expansion
Diageo
Netherlands

This session is in English

17:00

Digital Beyond the Obvious

  • How a high performing IT leverages the power of digitalization
  • Harnessing the power of digital transformation

Vincent Tissinié

Head of Digital Transformation Office
Beiersdorf
Germany

This session is in English

Digital Beyond the Obvious

  • How a high performing IT leverages the power of digitalization
  • Harnessing the power of digital transformation

Vincent Tissinié

Head of Digital Transformation Office
Beiersdorf
Germany

This session is in English

Leveraging Process Mining for Digital Transformation

  • Drivers of digital transformation
  • Why process mining
  • Lessons learned from implementation
  • Outlook

Michele D‘Angelo

Senior Manager Processes & Performance
Lufthansa Cargo
Germany

This session is in English

Leveraging Process Mining for Digital Transformation

  • Drivers of digital transformation
  • Why process mining
  • Lessons learned from implementation
  • Outlook

Michele D‘Angelo

Senior Manager Processes & Performance
Lufthansa Cargo
Germany

This session is in English

Making Retail Distribution Channels More Sustainable

  • Customer experience and green investment in retail
  • Quality in owner structure with respect to supply chain management (SCM) and purchase
  • Selling the right option to enhance customer experience

Aldo Loddi

Retail Customer Experience Manager
Hyundai Motor Company
Germany

This session is in English

Making Retail Distribution Channels More Sustainable

  • Customer experience and green investment in retail
  • Quality in owner structure with respect to supply chain management (SCM) and purchase
  • Selling the right option to enhance customer experience

Aldo Loddi

Retail Customer Experience Manager
Hyundai Motor Company
Germany

This session is in English

17:30

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Knowledge - THE Ressource of the Future! - Harald Kirsch, Head of Automation & Industrial IT, ALD Vacuum Technologies


Digital Design, Manufacturing and Services - How Company Architecture and Digital Continuity by Design Transform the Company - Melanie Bergmann, VP, Head of HR for Engineering, Technology, Digital & Information Management, Airbus


Boosting your Digital Strategy with Private 5G - From PoC to Secure Production - Marcus Giehrl, Practice Director ‑ Innovations & Smart Technologies, NTT


How Does Document Management System Help Go Digital - Rogerio Menezes, Digital Technologies Expert, Opel


Digital Beyond the Obvious - Vincent Tissinié, Head of Digital Transformation Office, Beiersdorf

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Knowledge - THE Ressource of the Future! - Harald Kirsch, Head of Automation & Industrial IT, ALD Vacuum Technologies


Digital Design, Manufacturing and Services - How Company Architecture and Digital Continuity by Design Transform the Company - Melanie Bergmann, VP, Head of HR for Engineering, Technology, Digital & Information Management, Airbus


Boosting your Digital Strategy with Private 5G - From PoC to Secure Production - Marcus Giehrl, Practice Director ‑ Innovations & Smart Technologies, NTT


How Does Document Management System Help Go Digital - Rogerio Menezes, Digital Technologies Expert, Opel


Digital Beyond the Obvious - Vincent Tissinié, Head of Digital Transformation Office, Beiersdorf

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Stay Tuned and Be Amazed - Thomas Walter, Head of CX Platform Solutions DACH, Merkle


Digital Transformation is about Human Experiences (HX) - Gediminas Buivydas, Head of Digital Innovation Lab, ISM University of Management and Economics


Change is Good Once you Understand - Oliver Mark, Business Unit Manager, 6PAC Consulting and Andre Rusch, Principal Consultant & Pulse Generator, 6PAC Consulting


Digital & Data Capabilities as Enabler for Digital Transformation - Boris Adryan, Digital & Data Capability Building Lead, Merck Healthcare and Michelangelo Canzoneri, Global Head of Digital and Data, Merck Healthcare


Leveraging Process Mining for Digital Transformation - Michele D‘Angelo, Senior Manager Processes & Performance, Lufthansa Cargo

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Stay Tuned and Be Amazed - Thomas Walter, Head of CX Platform Solutions DACH, Merkle


Digital Transformation is about Human Experiences (HX) - Gediminas Buivydas, Head of Digital Innovation Lab, ISM University of Management and Economics


Change is Good Once you Understand - Oliver Mark, Business Unit Manager, 6PAC Consulting and Andre Rusch, Principal Consultant & Pulse Generator, 6PAC Consulting


Digital & Data Capabilities as Enabler for Digital Transformation - Boris Adryan, Digital & Data Capability Building Lead, Merck Healthcare and Michelangelo Canzoneri, Global Head of Digital and Data, Merck Healthcare


Leveraging Process Mining for Digital Transformation - Michele D‘Angelo, Senior Manager Processes & Performance, Lufthansa Cargo

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into topics

AI-Driven Retail Store Planning and Performance Marketing Optimization - Daniel Stroh, Co‑Founder, JUST EXPERTS and Andrej Fischer, Head of Data Business Production, Comma Soft


Business Intelligence Applications and Services in a Global Matrix Environment - Vikalp Yadav, Senior Director‑ Head of Operations, Adidas


Digital Innovation in Retail and the ROI - Wolfgang Krogmann, Retail Expert & Advisor, Retail Talker/Objectivity


Making Retail Distribution Channels More Sustainable - Aldo Loddi, Retail Customer Experience Manager, Hyundai Motor Company


Retail Expansion Strategy - Adding More Locations to Increase the Product Line and Sales - Tatiana Makhankova, Head of Retail Design & Expansion, Diageo

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into topics

AI-Driven Retail Store Planning and Performance Marketing Optimization - Daniel Stroh, Co‑Founder, JUST EXPERTS and Andrej Fischer, Head of Data Business Production, Comma Soft


Business Intelligence Applications and Services in a Global Matrix Environment - Vikalp Yadav, Senior Director‑ Head of Operations, Adidas


Digital Innovation in Retail and the ROI - Wolfgang Krogmann, Retail Expert & Advisor, Retail Talker/Objectivity


Making Retail Distribution Channels More Sustainable - Aldo Loddi, Retail Customer Experience Manager, Hyundai Motor Company


Retail Expansion Strategy - Adding More Locations to Increase the Product Line and Sales - Tatiana Makhankova, Head of Retail Design & Expansion, Diageo

18:15

Closing Doors - Security Around the Workplace in the Digital Age

  • Prioritize and put an immediate threat in front of you (the famous carrot - otherwise your organization won’t move)
  • You cannot educate your people enough (so you might want to stop trying)
  • Closing doors doesn’t help if your house is under construction (aka digital transformation)
  • About cool technology and how it doesn’t help (threat detection only helps if a threat is detected which doesn’t help with clever attackers)

Tobias Kißmer

Global Head of IT Workplace
MediaMarktSaturn
Germany

This session is in English

18:45

The Digital Salvation of Retail

  • Building the future of omnichannel retail
  • Seamless customer experience across all channels
  • Increase in long term loyalty

Ralf Haberich

Chief Executive Officer
Shopgate
Germany

This session is in English

19:00

Summary of the First Day & Startup Pitches

19:15

Evening Reception with Sparkling Wine, Snacks and Networking

Engage in exciting conversations. Strengthen your network after a day full of knowledge sharing, groundbreaking presentations, and interesting conversations. Join delegates and speakers in the relaxed atmosphere of the event venue.

This session is in English

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26TH

9:00

No Chairman Yet

If you'd like to be a chairman at this event, this slot is available.

No Chairman Yet

If you'd like to be a chairman at this event, this slot is available.

No Chairman Yet

If you'd like to be a chairman at this event, this slot is available.

No Chairman Yet

If you'd like to be a chairman at this event, this slot is available.

No Chairman Yet

If you'd like to be a chairman at this event, this slot is available.

No Chairman Yet

If you'd like to be a chairman at this event, this slot is available.

9:15

COVID-19 Pandemic Has Changed the Workplace Construct - How the Workplace has Evolved Integrating Hybrid, Sustainability, Digital Wellbeing or Digital Diversity & Inclusion Matters

  • Hybrid work doesn’t have to weaken your company’s culture, but it can drive it to the next chapter of work culture
  • How do we adapt our corporate cultures to match the new rhythms that emerge from a hybrid workplace?
  • How technology can act as an enabler shaping the next chapter of work workplace culture and engagement?

Roxana Liliana Coman

Digital Workplace, User Experience & Communication Lead
UNIPER
Germany

This session is in English

9:45

Enhance Self-Resolution in IT with AI-powered Knowledge Management

  • Corporations spend over $164 billion a year on IT support tickets alone
  • Modern knowledge management can ensure that internal know-how is shared and available across your business
  • With access to accurate, on-demand information, employees are empowered to self-resolve issues with ease, reducing the pressure on your IT teams
  • Learn how AI-power knowledge management can reduce IT spending associated with internal IT tickets, accelerate time to resolution, boost productivity as a result, and empower employees to access and retain internal know-how

Marc Vontobel

Chief Executive Officer
Starmind
Switzerland

This session is in English

10:00

The Case for not Going it Alone – Tackling AI Through the Ecosystem

  • Cognitive solutions
  • Implementing company-wide AI
  • Data analysis strategies

Yves Gorat Stommel

Deputy Head of Function Evonik Digital
Evonik
Germany

This session is in English

10:30

Coffee Break with Networking

11:00

Where do Companies Stand in the Implementation of the Digital Strategy? A Report from Practice

  • State of the companies nationally and internationally
  • Insights Industry 2.0 / 3.0 & 4.0
  • Success factors of digitization - rules of conduct
  • The factors of time and people - possible solutions for the next steps

Ingo Schmall

Chief Officer Business Development
Bayootec
Deutschland

Ekaterina Ruzhekova

Chief Operating Office
Bayootec
Germany

This session is in English

Ingo Schmall

Chief Officer Business Development
Bayootec
Deutschland

Where do Companies Stand in the Implementation of the Digital Strategy? A Report from Practice

  • State of the companies nationally and internationally
  • Insights Industry 2.0 / 3.0 & 4.0
  • Success factors of digitization - rules of conduct
  • The factors of time and people - possible solutions for the next steps
This session is in English

Ekaterina Ruzhekova

Chief Operating Office
Bayootec
Germany

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Implementing New Technologies for Successful Digital Transformation to Bridge the Gap to the End Customer

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Markus Gruber

Managing Director
DocuMatrix Austria
Austria

Martin Rusch

Head Product Management Digital E‑Commerce
Migros‑Genossenschafts‑Bund
Switzerland

This session is in English

Markus Gruber

Managing Director
DocuMatrix Austria
Austria

Implementing New Technologies for Successful Digital Transformation to Bridge the Gap to the End Customer

No topics have been added to this session yet

This session is in English

Martin Rusch

Head Product Management Digital E‑Commerce
Migros‑Genossenschafts‑Bund
Switzerland

11:30

Strategies for Modern Working Environments - Insights from Science and Practice

  • Enable autonomy, empowerment, and commitment through a transparent approach to the organizational compass
  • How to make this compass the subject of internal friction so as not to close oneself off to the influences of the surrounding ecosystem
  • How to Respond adaptively to upcoming changes in the market
  • Summary of insights from the digital transformation strategy definition of various institutions
  • Presenting a model for successful strategy formulation of modern workplaces in organizations

Kristina Lemmer

Chief Digital Officer
Landkreis Lüneburg
Germany

This session is in English

Strategies for Modern Working Environments - Insights from Science and Practice

  • Enable autonomy, empowerment, and commitment through a transparent approach to the organizational compass
  • How to make this compass the subject of internal friction so as not to close oneself off to the influences of the surrounding ecosystem
  • How to Respond adaptively to upcoming changes in the market
  • Summary of insights from the digital transformation strategy definition of various institutions
  • Presenting a model for successful strategy formulation of modern workplaces in organizations

Kristina Lemmer

Chief Digital Officer
Landkreis Lüneburg
Germany

This session is in English

Architect a Change Management Approach Without Victims

  • Hurdles of effective change management
  • Method created by and used at Groupe Mutuel
  • Internal deployment

Geneviève Fauconnier

Change Program Manager
Groupe Mutuel
Switzerland

This session is in English

Architect a Change Management Approach Without Victims

  • Hurdles of effective change management
  • Method created by and used at Groupe Mutuel
  • Internal deployment

Geneviève Fauconnier

Change Program Manager
Groupe Mutuel
Switzerland

This session is in English

Strategic Data and Digital Content Management to Ensure Stability in Market Cost

  • Harmonize all the platforms together and have a synchronized approach and deliverability
  • Collect data from traditional market, sales, digital and merge them to offer 360-degree view of the product
  • Have a content strategy approach to normalize the costs

Luca Percuoco

Corporate Digital Excellence Manager
MENARINI Group
Italy

This session is in English

Strategic Data and Digital Content Management to Ensure Stability in Market Cost

  • Harmonize all the platforms together and have a synchronized approach and deliverability
  • Collect data from traditional market, sales, digital and merge them to offer 360-degree view of the product
  • Have a content strategy approach to normalize the costs

Luca Percuoco

Corporate Digital Excellence Manager
MENARINI Group
Italy

This session is in English

12:00

Bring a New Twist to Internal Communication and Collaboration by Using Immersive Technologies

  • Software for all internal communication
  • VR collaboration
  • Workplace communication is more important than ever

Robert Dyhringer

Extended Reality Specialist
Mercedes‑Benz
Germany

This session is in English

Bring a New Twist to Internal Communication and Collaboration by Using Immersive Technologies

  • Software for all internal communication
  • VR collaboration
  • Workplace communication is more important than ever

Robert Dyhringer

Extended Reality Specialist
Mercedes‑Benz
Germany

This session is in English

How the Agile Way of Working Supports Remote Working During the Crisis

  • Overview of agile transformation
  • Influence of the agile way of working on employees and teams
  • Benefits for the extraordinary work situation in the pandemic
  • Consequences for the future

Christiane Fritsch

Tribe Lead Digital
ING
Germany

This session is in English

How the Agile Way of Working Supports Remote Working During the Crisis

  • Overview of agile transformation
  • Influence of the agile way of working on employees and teams
  • Benefits for the extraordinary work situation in the pandemic
  • Consequences for the future

Christiane Fritsch

Tribe Lead Digital
ING
Germany

This session is in English

The Transformation of a Stationary Retailer to a Digital Retailer with Focus on E-Commerce

  • Synchronization in organizational workflow using digitalization
  • Set up digital aspects in classic retail business
  • Bringing transformation in sales, organizational and technical aspects

Christoph Vierbauch

Head of E‑Commerce
Libro and Pagro Diskont
Austria

This session is in English

The Transformation of a Stationary Retailer to a Digital Retailer with Focus on E-Commerce

  • Synchronization in organizational workflow using digitalization
  • Set up digital aspects in classic retail business
  • Bringing transformation in sales, organizational and technical aspects

Christoph Vierbauch

Head of E‑Commerce
Libro and Pagro Diskont
Austria

This session is in English

12:30

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into topics

The Digital Salvation of Retail - Ralf Haberich, Chief Executive Officer, Shopgate


The Case for not Going it Alone – Tackling AI Through the Ecosystem - Yves Gorat Stommel, Deputy Head of Function Evonik Digital, Evonik


Where do Companies Stand in the Implementation of the Digital Strategy? A Report from Practice - Ingo Schmall, Chief Officer Business Development, Bayootec and Ekaterina Ruzhekova, Chief Operating Office, Bayootec


Strategies for Modern Working Environments - Insights from Science and Practice - Kristina Lemmer, Chief Digital Officer, Landkreis Lüneburg

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into topics

The Digital Salvation of Retail - Ralf Haberich, Chief Executive Officer, Shopgate


The Case for not Going it Alone – Tackling AI Through the Ecosystem - Yves Gorat Stommel, Deputy Head of Function Evonik Digital, Evonik


Where do Companies Stand in the Implementation of the Digital Strategy? A Report from Practice - Ingo Schmall, Chief Officer Business Development, Bayootec and Ekaterina Ruzhekova, Chief Operating Office, Bayootec


Strategies for Modern Working Environments - Insights from Science and Practice - Kristina Lemmer, Chief Digital Officer, Landkreis Lüneburg

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into topics

Closing Doors - Security Around the Workplace in the Digital Age - Tobias Kißmer, Global Head of IT Workplace, MediaMarktSaturn


Enhance Self-Resolution in IT with AI-powered Knowledge Management - Marc Vontobel, Chief Executive Officer, Starmind


Architect a Change Management Approach Without Victims - Geneviève Fauconnier, Change Program Manager, Groupe Mutuel


How the Agile Way of Working Supports Remote Working During the Crisis - Christiane Fritsch, Tribe Lead Digital, ING

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into topics

Closing Doors - Security Around the Workplace in the Digital Age - Tobias Kißmer, Global Head of IT Workplace, MediaMarktSaturn


Enhance Self-Resolution in IT with AI-powered Knowledge Management - Marc Vontobel, Chief Executive Officer, Starmind


Architect a Change Management Approach Without Victims - Geneviève Fauconnier, Change Program Manager, Groupe Mutuel


How the Agile Way of Working Supports Remote Working During the Crisis - Christiane Fritsch, Tribe Lead Digital, ING

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into topics

COVID-19 Pandemic Has Changed the Workplace Construct - How the Workplace has Evolved Integrating Hybrid, Sustainability, Digital Wellbeing or Digital Diversity & Inclusion Matters - Roxana Liliana Coman, Digital Workplace, User Experience & Communication Lead, UNIPER


Implementing New Technologies for Successful Digital Transformation to Bridge the Gap to the End Customer - Markus Gruber, Managing Director, DocuMatrix Austria and Martin Rusch, Head Product Management Digital E‑Commerce, Migros‑Genossenschafts‑Bund


Strategic Data and Digital Content Management to Ensure Stability in Market Cost - Luca Percuoco, Corporate Digital Excellence Manager, MENARINI Group


The Transformation of a Stationary Retailer to a Digital Retailer with Focus on E-Commerce - Christoph Vierbauch, Head of E‑Commerce, Libro and Pagro Diskont

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into topics

COVID-19 Pandemic Has Changed the Workplace Construct - How the Workplace has Evolved Integrating Hybrid, Sustainability, Digital Wellbeing or Digital Diversity & Inclusion Matters - Roxana Liliana Coman, Digital Workplace, User Experience & Communication Lead, UNIPER


Implementing New Technologies for Successful Digital Transformation to Bridge the Gap to the End Customer - Markus Gruber, Managing Director, DocuMatrix Austria and Martin Rusch, Head Product Management Digital E‑Commerce, Migros‑Genossenschafts‑Bund


Strategic Data and Digital Content Management to Ensure Stability in Market Cost - Luca Percuoco, Corporate Digital Excellence Manager, MENARINI Group


The Transformation of a Stationary Retailer to a Digital Retailer with Focus on E-Commerce - Christoph Vierbauch, Head of E‑Commerce, Libro and Pagro Diskont

13:15

Lunch with Networking

14:30

A Holistic Approach to Digital Transformation - 5G, RPA and Coworking

  • It's all about culture
  • Technology, processes, and culture is a big match
  • 5G campus network - it's not about technology, it's about future orientation
  • Coworking - a catalythor for a digital and innovation mindset

Christoph Lehrke

Chief Digital Officer
Berief Food
Germany

This session is in English

15:00

Field Report - Implementing a Global Human Resource Information System (Workday)

  • The project itself is handled in three phases, with phase one and two already successfully completed "on time and in budget"
  • Therefore, already now the general approach but also some lessons learned can be gained from the first two phases
  • These include topics related to project execution as well as the organizational change management approach and the associated HR transformation

Patrik Steiner

Lead Project Manager HR Transformation
Magna Steyr
Austria

This session is in English

15:30

Round-Table Discussions

Round-Table Discussions

A Holistic Approach to Digital Transformation - 5G, RPA and Coworking - Christoph Lehrke, Chief Digital Officer, Berief Food


Field Report - Implementing a Global Human Resource Information System (Workday) - Patrik Steiner, Lead Project Manager HR Transformation, Magna Steyr

Round-Table Discussions

Round-Table Discussions

A Holistic Approach to Digital Transformation - 5G, RPA and Coworking - Christoph Lehrke, Chief Digital Officer, Berief Food


Field Report - Implementing a Global Human Resource Information System (Workday) - Patrik Steiner, Lead Project Manager HR Transformation, Magna Steyr

16:15

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