Agenda

Summit Registration & Welcome Coffee and Tea

08:00

Global Digital Leaders 2017 – Welcome Address

09:00

Transformation on Purpose: Strategies to Turn an Organisation into a Global Digital Brand

09:15

Keynote Presentation

David Link

Chief Digital Officer
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, USA

International Networking & Coffee Break

10:10

Exchange ideas and best practices on importaant topics and challenges in an interactive and content-driven environment

10:40

Think Tank Academy

Artificial Intelligence: Friend or Foe?
Digital Innovation Leadership: How to Accelerate Digital Innovation and Drive Associated Organizational Transformation

Time to Change? How the Digitalisation Influences Corporate Culture

11:40

Insight Presentation

Convergent vs. Divergent Leadership and Why it all Matters for an Innovative Organization

12:05

International Networking & Lunch

12:30

Digital Disruption or Confusion: How to Prepare and Successfully Lead an Organisation through Changes

13:30

Executive Panel Discussion

Mario Pieper

Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Officer
BSH Hausgeräte GmbH, Germany

Arne Wolter

Chief Digital Officer
Gruner + Jahr GmbH & Co KG, Germany

Digital Innovation in Home Appliances: Home Connect – From Product to Platform Business

14:15

Keynote Presentation

Mario Pieper

Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Officer
BSH Hausgeräte GmbH, Germany

Machine Learning for Businesses - Unlimited and Unexplored Opportunities

14:45

Keynote Presentation

International Networking & Coffee Break

15:15

Participate in lively debates within small groups where you bounce ideas and brainstorm solutions to your daily challenges

15:45

Open Dialogue Forum

  • Digital Transformation in Customer Service
  • How to Boost Digital Literacy and Overcome Digital Skills Gap?
  • The AR – VR Hype: Current Expansion & Future Evolution

Spotlight Sessions

16:45

The (Bumpy) Road to Corporate Digital Transformation
The Importance of Diversity and Inclusivity in Technology

Dena Sadjadi

Business Development Manager Digital
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Netherlands

The New World - Powered by Data

17:15

Insight Presentation

Maya Hari

Managing Director
SE Asia & India, Twitter, Singapore

Taking Barclays Africa on a Digital Safari: Game Changing Trends & New Banking Business Models

17:40

Keynote Presentation

International Networking & Cocktails

18:30

International Networking Dinner

19:00

Sight Running

07:15

International Networking & Breakfast

08:00

The Missing Link – Why We Need to Secure our IT-Basis First

09:00

Keynote Presentation

Breaking Through the Noise – Advocacy and Engagement Strategies in a New Media Landscape

09:30

Insight Presentation

Jeremy Hillman

Director, Corporate Communications
World Bank Group, USA

International Networking & Coffee Break

09:55

Participate in lively debates within small groups where you bounce ideas and brainstorm solutions to your daily challenges

10:25

Open Dialogue Forum

  • The New World of Work in the Digital Age
  • Driving Digital Transformation through Corporate Innovation
  • The Rise of Digital Assistants: Opportunity for Customer-Centric Business

How Artificial Intelligence Revolutionizes Business: Insights from the Eyewear Industry

11:25

Insight Presentation

Machine Learning for Businesses - Unlimited and Unexplored Opportunities

11:50

Keynote Presentation

Mario Jarmasz

Manager Innovation Studio
Xerox Research Centre Europe, Germany

Exchange ideas and best practices on important topics and challenges in an interactive and content-driven environment

13:20

 Think Tank Academy

Making Diversity in Technology Matters and Exploring How to Foster an Inclusive Culture to Boost Innovation Capability
Digital Teams: Curse or Blessing for Disruption?
Perspectives on How to Smooth the (Bumpy) Road to Corporate Digital Transformation

Dena Sadjadi

Business Development Manager Digital
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Netherlands

Digital Teams: Curse or Blessing for Disruption?

13:20

Think Tank Academy – Exchange ideas and best practices on important topics and challenges in an interactive and content-driven environment

Market like it’s 2017! How to Tell your Brand Story in a Noisy Social Media World

14:20

Insight Presentation

International Networking & Coffee Break

14:45

The Digital Journey: Going beyond Mapping and Designing the Ultimate Customer Experience - A Perspective from the Middle East Region

15:10

Insight Presentation

From Mobile First to AI First: Paving the Way to the Next Level of Digital Transformation

15:35

Insight Presentation

Ari Fadyl

Strategic Leader, Global Partnerships
Google, Indonesia

The Psychological Toll of the Smartphone

16:00

Keynote Presentation

Dr David A. Ellis

50 th Anniversary Lecturer, Psychology & Computational Social Science
Lancaster University, UK

Moderator’s Closing Comments

16:30