Program ESMT Annual Forum 2017

Program

JUNE 7, 2018

Program to be confimed

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
Tom Enders
Chief Executive Officer, Airbus
Francesco Starace
Chief Executive Officer and General Manager, Enel Group

11:15 a.m.

COFFEE BREAK
 

11:45 a.m.

MORNING PANEL
Jack Cheng
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, NextEV
Don Gao
Chief Executive Officer, Positec Group
Olaf Plötner
Professor, ESMT Berlin
Frank Stieler
Chief Executive Officer, KraussMaffei Group

1:00 p.m.

NETWORKING LUNCH
 

2:15 p.m.

BREAKOUT SESSIONS
Beyond bitcoin: The business case for blockchain
Christoph Burger
Senior Lecturer, ESMT Berlin

Complexity in the Age of the Machine 
Francis de Vericourt
Professor of Management Science, ESMT Berlin

N=1: Targeting the individual customer    
Johannes Habel
Johannes Habel, Associate Professor, Program Director, and Co-director, Hidden Champions Institute (HCI), ESMT Berlin


Nothing is for free – data-driven optimization of (freemium) business models
Stefan Wagner
Associate Professor of Strategy and Director of PhD Studies, ESMT Berlin

3:45 p.m.

COFFEE BREAK
 

4:15 p.m.

AFTERNOON PANEL
Nick Jue
Chief Executive Officer, ING-Diba
Katrin König
Vice President Data Analytics Center of Excellence, Deutsche Post DHL Group
Claudia Nemat
Member of the Board of Management, Deutsche Telekom
Martin Ott
Chief Executive Officer, Facebook Central Europe
Catalina Stefanescu-Cuntze
Professor of Management Science, Deutsche Post DHL Chair and Dean of Faculty, ESMT Berlin


Moderator:
Ali Aslan, journalist and television host

5:30 p.m.

KEYNOTE
 

5:50 p.m.

CLOSING REMARKS
 

6:00 p.m.

CHAMPAGNE RECEPTION
 

 

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