Agenda

Icebreaker - Think Tank Academy

16:00

The Think Tank Academy is designed to establish intimate networking opportunities while discussing cutting-edge topics in an interactive and content driven environment. Parallel sessions give participants the opportunity to choose which think tank they would like to attend and therefore this format enables deep dive and honest discussions amongst senior leaders.

Pre-Summit Welcome Reception

19:00

Join us for a private cocktail reception at one of Berlin’s most exclusive locations.
Hosted by GFT

Pre-Summit Keynote

19:00

Event Registration & Welcome Coffee and Tea

08:00

Global Female Leaders 2017 – Welcome Address

08:45

Uncertainty as the New Normal? – A Global Economic Outlook

09:00

Keynote Presentation

The Crisis of Globalization, Rise of Populism and the Revenge against Elites

09:30

Executive Panel Discussion

Karan Bilimoria

Member of the House of Lords, Co-Founder and Chairman
Cobra Beer, UK

Megan Beyer

Executive Director
The President`s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, USA

The Crisis in the Middle East – Analysis and Outlook

10:15

Spotlight Sessions

Dr Antonia Rados

Foreign Correspondent and TV Journalist
RTL Television, Germany/ France

Focus Latin America – Argentina as the Game Changer?

10:15

Spotlight Sessions

Julia Pomares

Executive Director
Center for the Implementation of Public Policies Promoting Equity and Growth (CIPPEC), Argentina

International Networking & Coffee Break

10:45

Smart Data – It’s time for a Social Consensus

11:15

Insight Presentation

Rachel Empey

CFO, Strategy Director, and Member of the Board
Telefonica Deutschland Holding AG, Germany/UK

Bold Questions and Unexpected Answers

11:40

Keynote Presentation

Blurring Science Fiction and Reality: The Future of Bionics

12:10

Insight Presentation

Samantha Payne

Innovation Fellow at WIRED, Co-Founder and COO
Open Bionics, UK

International Networking & Lunch with Dessert and Coffee

12:35

Pioneering the Robotics Industry

13:35

Spotlight Sessions

The Way We Read has Changed, and Big Data is Responsible

13:35

Spotlight Sessions

Human Centric Innovation - Driving Digital Transformation

14:05

Keynote Presentation

International Networking & Coffee Break

14:35

Think Tank Academy

15:00

The Think Tank Academy is designed to establish intimate networking opportunities while discussing cutting-edge topics in an interactive and content driven environment.

The Purpose of Food in a Modern World - From Calorie Intake to Personalized Nutritions

16:00

Insight Presentation

The Evolution toward Patient-centric Value Proposition: Exploring New ways to Deliver Better, Faster and Affordable Healthcare

16:25

Keynote Presentation

Shobana Kamineni

Executive Chairperson
Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited, India

International Networking & Coffee Break

16:55

Shaping Health & Healthcare of the Future: Vision, Challenges and Opportunities

17:25

Executive Panel Discussion

Keting Chu

Biotech Entrepreneur and Venture Partner
Apple Tree Partners, USA

Ana Belén Elgoyhen

Scientist and Professor
Institute for Research on Genetic Engineering, National Research Council, Argentina

Big Data vs. Smart Data

18:00

Spotlight Sessions

Loud Youth, Silent Adulthood: Hearing Challenges for an Aging Population

18:00

Spotlight Sessions

Ana Belén Elgoyhen

Scientist and Professor
Institute for Research on Genetic Engineering, National Research Council, Argentina

Walk the Talk - Start Creating Solutions for Change

18:30

Exclusive Interview

Cocktail Reception – Join us for International Networking

19:30

Hosted by KPMG

Festive Gala Dinner

20:00

International Networking Breakfast – Join us for an Inspiring Early Bird Session

07:30

Hosted by SAP

SightRunning

07:30

Explore the attractions of Germany‘s capital city from a new perspective with  your personal SightRunning guide

Tech vs. Talk: Is Technology Changing Human Relationships?

08:30

Keynote Presentation

Genevieve Bell

Senior Fellow and Vice President in the Corporate Strategy Office
Intel Corporation, USA/Australia

Creating a Bridge – Connecting the Entrepreneurial Community with Major Global Markets

09:00

Insight Presentation

Anthony Newstead

Global Group Director, Emerging Technologies & Strategic Innovation
The Coca-Cola Company, USA

How Iranian Women in Tech Break the Cutural Glass Ceiling

09:25

Spotlight Sessions

The Sharing Economy and the Opportunity for Women

09:25

Spotlight Sessions

International Networking & Coffee Break

10:00

How to Futureproof your Workplace and Career Today for Success Tomorrow

10:30

Insight Presentation

Dr Linda Sharkey

CEO, Author and Executive Coach
Tomlin Sharkey and Associates, USA

Leading in the Digital Age

10:55

Impulse and Executive Panel Discussion

Adveta Dwivedi

Head of Digital Marketing
Whoopey.com, United Arab Emirates

Think Tank Academy

11:30

The Think Tank Academy is designed to establish intimate networking opportunities while discussing cutting-edge topics in an interactive and content driven environment.

International Networking & Lunch with Dessert and Coffee

12:30

Innovation in Public Transport and Deliveries

13:30

Spotlight Sessions

Digital Growth Hacks for Business Growth - A MENA Market Perspective

13:30

Spotlight Sessions

Adveta Dwivedi

Head of Digital Marketing
Whoopey.com, United Arab Emirates

The New Role of the CIO in the Age of Cybercrime and Cyberwar

14:00

Keynote Presentation

Startups: Becoming the Drivers of Disruption in the Financial Services Industry

15:00

Keynote Presentation

Private Wealth in a World of Change – How to Address a Challenging Financial Environment

15:30

Exclusive Debate

Towards Becoming The Happiest City On Earth

15:55

Impulse and Executive Panel Discussion

Smart Cities & Mobility Challenges & Opportunities: Global Outlook

15:55

Impulse and Executive Panel Discussion

Anne Berner

Minister of Transport and Communications, Member of Finnish Parliament
Ministry of Transport and Communications of Finland, Finland

Moderator’s Closing Comments & Farewell

16:25