Are you a Changemaker?

To address the challenges of today’s rapidly changing world, we have established this international economic forum for leaders, visionaries and decisions makers to share, learn, and discuss ideas, information, and insights in a way that inspires action and collaboration. This year, our summit programme will be centered around the following key topics and challenges.

Agenda

10.05.2020
16:00
Think Tank

The Sustainability Dilemma

How Do We Succeed to Get to a Less Emotional but more Fact-based Communication about Topics like Plastic and CO2?

Nadine Kuester | Danone D-A-CH, Germany

10.05.2020
16:00
Think Tank

Leading with Happiness

Sarah Metcalfe | Sure Petcare, UK

10.05.2020
19:00
Pre-Summit Keynote

Canvas of Your Life

“The unique power of art is that it can transcend differences, connect with people on a visceral level, and compel action.”

Asher Jay | National Geographic Explorer, Creative Conservationist , USA

10.05.2020
19:00

Pre-Summit Welcome Reception

Join us for a private cocktail reception at the China Club Berlin, one of Germany’s most exclusive locations. Hosted by BMW Group

11.05.2020
08:45

Welcome Adress

Dr Melinda Crane | Deutsche Welle TV, USA / Germany (Moderator)

Sigrid Bauschert | CEO, Management Circle AG

11.05.2020
09:00
Keynote, Panel Discussion

Global Economy and Climate Change

The Quest for Sustainable, Collaborative and Inclusive Solutions

Dr Rebecca Harding | Coriolis Technologies, UK

Theresa Löber | Bank of England, UK

Jill Meiburg | Deutsche Post DHL Group, Germany

Virginia Covo Naranjo | Anheuser-Busch InBev, USA

11.05.2020
10:15
Spotlight

Leading Collective Genius

Collaborative Mindset for a Sustainable Future

Prof Katharina Lange | IMD, Switzerland

11.05.2020
11:00
Interview

Technology for Purpose

Blanca Baez | Molecular Health, USA

Dr Loubna Bouarfa | OKRA Technologies, UK

11.05.2020
11:30
Spotlight

The Fight against Infectious Diseases

Prof Helga Rübsamen-Schaeff | AiCuris, Germany

11.05.2020
13:15
Think Tank

The Challenge: Balancing Profit, People and Planet

Angelika Huber-Straßer | KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Germany

11.05.2020
13:15
Think Tank

Design Your Talk Topic

Sara Ortloff | Google, USA

11.05.2020
13:15
Think Tank

Talk Data to Me

Ipek Ozsuer | Bayer, Germany

11.05.2020
13:15
Think Tank

CRISPR/Cas9 Gene Scissors

What Should Be the Boundaries to Human Power to Tailor Life?

Dr. Julia Schönbohm, LL.M. (Fordham), Attorney-at-Law (New York) | Linklaters LLP, Germany

11.05.2020
13:15
Think Tank

Teledermatology 2.0

The Future of Digital Wound Car

Kathrin Schnidar | SCARLETRED, Austria

11.05.2020
14:15
Interview

Technology vs. Ethics?

Opportunities and Risks of Artificial Intelligence for Society

Prof Yali Cong | Peking University Health Science Centre, China

Carla Hustedt | Bertelsmann Stiftung, Germany

11.05.2020
14:45
Executive Panel Discussion

Mental Health and Wellbeing @Work

A Priority on Boardroom Agenda

Dr Marleece Barber M.D. | Lockheed Martin, USA

Claudia Hartwich | Microsoft Deutschland GmbH, Germany

Karen Penney | Western Union Business Solutions, UK

Bianca Stringuini | VISA, Singapore

11.05.2020
15:30
Spotlight

Stress and the City

Mental Health and Urbanisation

PD Dr med Mazda Adli | Fliedner Klinik Berlin, Germany

11.05.2020
16:15
Spotlight

The Future of Living

Rethinking Energy Consumption in the Quarters

Helene von Roeder | Vonovia SE, Germany

11.05.2020
16:30
Spotlight

Premium Mobility under Changing Conditions

Dr Thomas Becker | BMW Group, Germany

11.05.2020
17:30
Spotlight

Changing the World

One Wave at a Time

Inna Braverman | Eco Wave Power, Israel

11.05.2020
19:30
Dinner

Global Female Leaders Night

The relaxed atmosphere of the Cocktail Reception followed by the Networking Dinner allows you to continue discussing - hot topics - and forge connections over delicious foods and drinks. Cocktail Reception hosted by KPMG

12.05.2020
07:15

Sight Running

Kick off the 2nd day with some cardio while enjoying some scenic attractions of Germany’s capital.

12.05.2020
09:00
Keynote Presentation

Sustainability and Society in the Age of Personal Air Transport

Harini Kulatunga | Airbus, UK

12.05.2020
09:30
Executive Panel Discussion

Above and Beyond: Exploring the Next Frontier of a Smart and Sustainable City

Prof Vanessa Miriam Carlow | Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany

Ruth Knox | Linklaters LLP, UK

Karolina Korth | Siemens Mobility, Spain

Talia Rafaeli | Porsche Digital, Israel

12.05.2020
11:00
Spotlight

How 5G and Next Generation Networks Will Change the World

Kathleen Grillo | Verizon, USA

12.05.2020
11:15
Spotlight

Money as a Financial Expression of Values

Dr Mara Catherine Harvey | UBS Switzerland AG, Switzerland

12.05.2020
11:30
Spotlight

Transformation of the Media Landscape by the Rise of OTT Platforms

Archana Anand | ZEE5 Global, India

12.05.2020
13:00
Think Tank

The Challenge: Balancing Profit, People and Planet

Angelika Huber-Straßer | KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Germany

12.05.2020
13:00
Think Tank

Global Cities between Sustainability and Growth

Elisabeth Mansfeld | Alfred Herrhausen Gesellschaft, Germany

12.05.2020
13:00
Think Tank

Stay Personal. Stay up to Date.

Nela Novakovic | Kyowa Kirin GmbH, Germany

12.05.2020
13:00
Think Tank

Generational Shift or Uniting the Generations?

Can a Brand Attract Millennials AND Baby Boomers?

Pia Steinmann | BABOR, Germany

12.05.2020
13:00
Think Tank

Lessons from International Business Failures

How to Win Globally and Locally

Allyson Stewart-Allen | International Marketing Partners Ltd., UK

12.05.2020
14:00
Keynote

Fighting Back with Data

Maria Ressa | Rappler.com, Philippines

12.05.2020
15:15
Executive Panel Discussion

Opportunities and Challenges of the Influx of Data

Bertrand de La Chapelle | Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network, France

Lucy Crompton-Reid | Wikimedia UK, UK

Anita Zielina | Craig Newmark J-School CUNY, USA

12.05.2020
16:00
Keynote

A Global Identity Crisis

Dr Maha Hosain Aziz | NYU - The Graduate School of Arts and Science, USA

12.05.2020
17:00

Moderator’s Closing Comments & Farewell

Dr Melinda Crane | Deutsche Welle TV, USA / Germany (Moderator)

Sigrid Bauschert | CEO, Management Circle AG