Congress programme

Moderator: Jo Schück

10:00 Uhr Welcoming address
10:10 Uhr Jan Philipp Albrecht, Member of the European Parliament
IT security and data protection as a locational advantage
10:40 Uhr Markus Beckedahl,
11 ways to a proper digital agenda
11:10 Uhr BREAK
11:30 Uhr Holm Friebe, Zentrale Intelligenz Agentur
The Stone Strategy – Innovation: born out of calmness
12:00 Uhr Lena Schiller Clausen
New Business Order – How we change business by networking
12:30 Uhr Dr. Joachim Bühler, BITKOM
From Big Data to Industry 4.0 – Opportunities for the location
14:00 Uhr Welcoming address
Prof. Dr. Hans Jürgen Prömel, President of Darmstadt Technical University
14:10 Uhr Tarek Al-Wazir, Minister of State, Hessian Ministry for Economic Affairs
Digital Hessen
14:30 Uhr Karl-Heinz Streibich, Software AG,  CEO
The chances of digitisation
15:00 Uhr BREAK
15:15 Uhr Prof. Dr. Viktor Mayer-Schönberger, University of Oxford, Oxford Internet
Big Data – A new way of looking at things?
15:45 Uhr Frank Riemensperger, Accenture GmbH, Chairman of the Executive Board
Digital Disruption
16:15 Uhr

Prof. Dr. Michael Waidner, Head of the Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology
Digital sovereignty: Security and privacy in the digital society

16:45 Uhr BREAK
17:15 Uhr Jens Redmer, Google, Principal, New Products
From the search machine to driverless cars
17:45 Uhr

Panel Discussion
"Putting progress on track – how to shape our digital future",  with

Valentina Kerst, D64 Zentrum für Digitalen Fortschritt e. V.
Prof. Dr. Martin Przewloka, SAP SE, Senior Vice-President
Prof. Dr. Viktor Mayer-Schönberger, Oxford Internet Institute
Prof. Dr. Max Mühlhäuser, Darmstadt Technical University
Jens Redmer, Google
Christian Schülke, -


Time & Location

Kap Europa
Osloer Straße 5
60327 Frankfurt am Main