Program ESMT Annual Forum 2017

Program

JUNE 6, 2019

*Subject to change

9:00 a.m.                 REGISTRATION AND NETWORKING BREAKFAST
10:00 a.m.

WELCOME
Jörg Rocholl
President and EY Chair in Governance and Compliance, ESMT Berlin

OPENING REMARKS
Dieter Zetsche
Chairman of the Board of Management, Daimler; Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars

KEYNOTES
Ruben Vardanyan
Impact Investor and Social Entrepreneur; Co-Founder, RVVZ Foundation

Dieter Kempf

President, BDI -- Federation of German Industries

11:15 a.m.PANEL - DRIVING INNOVATION

Technological advancement and innovation vary from region to region. Where is innovation market-driven? When is it grass roots? What is the role of companies, of political leaders, of the military? This panel will take a closer look at the key drivers of innovation globally to discover how companies can orchestrate successful innovation in different environments.

Roland Busch
Member of the Board of Management, Siemens

Doris Höpke
Member of the Board of Management, Munich Re

Karl von Rohr
Member of the Board of Management, Deutsche Bank

Stefan Wagner
Associate Professor of Strategy and Director of PhD Studies, ESMT Berlin

12:30 p.m.NETWORKING LUNCH
2:00 p.m.

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Gianluca Carnabuci
Strength in networks - Building successful leaders from cross-functional teams

Olaf Plötner
Solid growth – Strategies of industrial champions in global markets

Jens Weinmann
The rise of intelligent machines – innovation, empowerment, control

3:30 p.m.COFFEE BREAK
4:00 p.m.

KEYNOTE

Gerd Müller
Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development, German Federal Government

MODERATED TALKS: AN INSIDE PERSPECTIVE
The moderated talks will provide a focused in-depth discussion on different perspectives of global change. Proven leaders in business or civil society are paired to shed light on developments, challenges, and opportunities in their fields. A moderator will guide the discussion and ask relevant questions.

5:40 p.m.

THE LIA
The ESMT Berlin award for business excellence in leadership, innovation, or analytics

CLOSING REMARKS

Jörg Rocholl
President and EY Chair in Governance and Compliance, ESMT Berlin

6:00 p.m.NETWORKING RECEPTION

 

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