From to he served as parliamentary state secretary at the Federal Ministry for Education and Research, during which time he was responsible for issues concerning young researchers, research in the life sciences, general and vocational training and the internationalization of education and research.
From to he served as Minister of State to the Federal Chancellor. Based in Berlin and founded in , Clue helps women understand their cycle so they can discover how to live a full and healthy life. Today, Clue has more than ten million active users in over countries. Jamie Metzl is a technology futurist, geopolitical expert, novelist, entrepreneur, media commentator, and Senior Fellow of the Atlantic Council.
Jamie previously served in the U. He is the author of a history of the Cambodian genocide, the historical novel The Depths of the Sea, and the genetics sci-fi thrillers Genesis Code and Eternal Sonata. His non-fiction book Hacking Darwin: Genetic Revolution and the Future of Humanity will be released in Spring After running an extremely successful fashion brand from — , which culminated in him being named Best Young Entrepreneur of Madrid, Javier grew frustrated with the amount of waste he saw being produced by the fashion industry, embarking on a mission to create an entirely new concept that would combine his design sensibility and understanding of the fashion consumer with the latest in recycled materials.
Her training included scientific and technical briefings, intensive instruction in International Space Station systems, spacewalk training, robotics, T flight training and wilderness survival training. Epps worked for Ford Motor Company where she received both a provisional patent and a U. Jeff Wilson is founder of the award-winning micro housing company Kasita. After writing an M. She previously spent six years in the private equity and finance industry.
He has 12 years experience in tech startups in the fields of multiplayer online games, social networks and ad-tech. Julian Teicke, a passionate businessman and founder, was heavily influenced by his entrepreneurial father from a very young age. After completing his studies in Switzerland, he moved to London where he played a leading role in building the fastest growing company of all time — Groupon. In , he founded FinanceFox currently wefox , an insurance platform, which achieved the largest investment round in the insurtech sector in Holding an MA in Economics from the Warsaw School of Economics, Julian is a leader and entrepreneur willing to change the world for the better.
His first attempt to do so was as an economist running a think-tank and a policy analyst for government, but at some point he realized that technology is what can really make a difference. Since then, Julian has been running imapp, with a world-class team and an agenda to build software projects that will advance all of us.
Julie Hansen is the U. CEO of Babbel, Inc. Before joining Babbel, Julie was the COO and President of Business Insider, which became the most visited business outlet on the internet under her leadership.
Kaave Pour is a year-old award-winning creative and cultural entrepreneur, who started his first company at the age of He is a frequent speaker and guest lecturer, sharing his thoughts and experiences about innovation and design with global brands and universities, promoting a curious, open and playful approach to doing business. Prior to joining SoundCloud, Trainor was CEO at Vimeo, where he oversaw development of the video-sharing site into a leading global platform.
The work of artist Kevin Abosch is driven by his interest in the nature of identity, value, and human currency. Krisana has been an expert in leading personal development workshops and trainings worldwide since Lily is a non-practicing physician and product manager for a team that works on applying deep learning to medical data, especially medical imaging. Maegan is the co-founder of Lucid, a Berlin-based ritualistic gathering.
He is a serial entrepreneur and bestselling book author. In he started the Magnus App, which works like Shazam for Art. Leonardo DiCaprio is an investor and advisor to the company. Magnus holds a Ph. He is author of five books on the art market. In , she revolutionized our understanding of the female orgasm with her research on the internal clitoris. Marc is a serial entrepreneur who previously built up three startups, worked at Team Europe, and studied at University of St.
He founded CodeControl in with the aim of building an infrastructure for the future of work. Today it boasts a community of top freelance developers, designers and PMs, who work with companies such as Lufthansa, Accenture, and mymuesli. Since founding A Hundred Years 15 years ago, Marc has helped large corporations, NGOs, philanthropic organizations and social enterprises challenge their existing models and systems. Mark is one of three co-founders of Verdigris and its CEO.
After starting his career at Daimler in and rising up through the ranks, Markus became Head of DigitalLife Daimler in , promoting a digital transformation strategy from a holistic and corporate perspective. Markus focuses on four pillars: To Markus, digitization is all about the people, not just technologies. Working closely with business leaders, politicians and more, Martin encourages them to open their eyes to new perspectives on familiar issues, and to view the world through a different lens.
Martin is a serial startup entrepreneur and has first hand experience in building highly scalable useful and usable software products. While he honestly admits he has managed to fail five startup ideas before co-founding Pipedrive, he has efficiently tied his skills of planning, organizing and coordinating development processes to results that help over 50, sales teams globally get better organized and more productive.
Martin is a Spanish entrepreneur who has founded eight companies in the USA and Europe in the past 25 years, all of which are based on new technologies that he identified in their infancy and helped grow. Martin has applied this same approach in creating Prelude, a comprehensive fertility company. Mathias Döpfner started his career as a musician, and segued into music journalism in Matthew Adell has dedicated his career to connecting people with the music they love, beginning as a teenager working at a record store in suburban Chicago, to holding key positions at several influential music companies.
As Chief Digital Officer of Native Instruments, Matthew now oversees the digital transformation of the music technology powerhouse to create seamless and accessible experiences for creators of all skills and styles.
Mazen holds a Ph. Mazen co-founded Tantric Energetics with Krisana Locke, a platform for transformation which specializes in individual self improvement and self-healing. Neuroscientist Mendel Kaelen is passionate about understanding mental health and well-being. He is co-founder and CEO of Wavepaths, a venture that unifies immersive arts, psychotherapies and intelligent technologies into a new model of care.
He holds a PhD in neuroscience from Imperial College London, and his pioneering research champions the central role of music in psychedelic therapy. Michael is an accomplished entrepreneur, author, and designer. In , he founded the strategy and design practice, Sub Rosa. In addition, Michael is a practitioner of indigenous medicine, helping others bring these powerful traditions into a modern life and workplace.
She moved to the Geneva-based macro fund Jabre Capital in , before deciding in that the future of finance lay in blockchain technology. Nico explores the intersections of contemplative practices, embodied compassion and social transformation.
Equipped with a Ph. She now lives in Berlin and continues to create experiences for individuals and groups to connect deeply with themselves and others in an increasingly digital world. He was born in Poland and is 28 years old. Parneet is the Chief Science Officer at Wisdom Labs, a San Francisco-based company building wiser workplaces using the science of mindfulness, resilience and compassion. A Harvard-trained physician, she works at the intersection of lifestyle medicine, behavior change and technology, focused on prevention.
Pascal is a repeat entrepreneur in technology. True to his word, he handed over the management of the company to his successor this summer. In the future, he will act as a mentor for similar processes in other organisations. Peter is the Executive Director of the Web3 Foundation, where he works on supporting the development of the next generation of distributed technologies. As a principal engineer at Parity Technologies, he contributed to the Parity Ethereum Client development, in particular looking at consensus algorithms, as well as driving enterprise solutions built on the Parity technology stack.
In , Phil was tasked with rejuvenating the legendary IBM design program, spearheading a broader transformation of how the company solved complex problems. Phoebe Kiddo is a Berlin-based mindfulness teacher whose life-long passion for creative and contemplative arts has informed 11 years professional teaching with a focus on creative applications of mind-body practices. Phoebe is the founder of The Dream Haus — a contemporary mindfulness studio in Berlin, where she facilitates mindfulness, yoga, teacher trainings and retreats in Berlin and internationally.
Rachel is a creative strategist, experience designer and multimedia artist, exploring the relationship between story and experience. Early Ralf took on the role of Chief Strategy Officer for Delivery Hero, in which he is responsible for group strategy, investor relations and corporate comms. Rebecca Clyde is the co-founder of Botco.
She is passionate about advancing women in tech and currently serves as the director for Girls in Tech Phoenix. Previously, Rebecca founded a digital marketing agency and served as strategist at Intel.
Robert is a co-founder of Polkadot network, with a research and development background in blockchains, distributed systems, and cryptography. JAM is the next big innovation story in a post-streaming world. Sarah is the Co-Founder and Vice President of Marketing and Operations at Nextdoor, the free and private social network for neighborhoods.
Under Leary, Nextdoor has grown from a single neighborhood in California to more than , neighborhoods in 5 countries. In , Sebastian co-founded Klarna to provide safe and smooth online payments, and currently serves as its CEO. Klarna is a now fully licensed bank with over 60M customers.
Sissel is a pioneer and unique in her approach to smells and has developed a wide range of revolutionary projects worldwide with smells based upon her own knowledge — organic chemistry, linguistics, and visual art. Her research and projects have won recognition through numerous national andinternational scholarships, honors, and prizes. She is very capable at collaborating intensively with and among other disciplines. One ticket for the whole local public transportation network!
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This can be seen on the tickets. Since some tickets are only valid for a specified period, we recommend to stamp them right before you start your journey. The time stamp machines are located at the stations next to the ticket machines. Your business relates to clients, products, suppliers, competitors. All of them are agents of digital transformation and so are you. Learn about optimizing your supply chain, master new ways to create a dialogue between you and your customer. Our ecosystem is anything that surrounds us day by day — as working individuals and members of society.
Digital transformation changes our infrastructure, our devices, our homes, our currency and maybe even our society model. You are not only you — you are digital you, mobile you, quantified you, smart you.
Will technology make us better friends, employees, activists, lovers? Developing a digital mindset is no rocket science. Our Workshop Leaders will make you to Re-Think what you thought you knew and help you apply the learnings to your individual business case. On our mindsetting journeys through Berlin you will visit the most agile startups of new work and technology on our Startup Tour.
Besides that, we introduce you to the most exciting corporate Accelerators in our Accelerator Tour. Explore future forms of work where they happen and have a chat with future thinkers and future doers.
Corporates who are setting benchmarks in business development give insights into their success stories. Spot on a digital skill indispensable for mastering digital transformation in your team or business. Presented by game changers of the industry. Polarization as a strategy in politics and business — How does the current political atmosphere in Europe influence businesses? Do decision makers in our society understand citizen and why should corporates care? Celebrate with speakers and fellow corporates above the Berlin rooftops.
Let experts train, coach and teach you over 3 days of keynotes, panels, and workshops. In addition to the main program, we offer an individualized conference journey for executive leadership teams. If you are interested in holding your annual teambuilding workshop at Transform Your Business, please contact Torben Werner: Become part of the Festival Journey and have your team meet highly motivated leaders, entrepreneurs and ready-to-engage decision makers. Contact the Quadriga team to receive more information on how to become a partner of Transform Your Business.
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Berlins most exciting new businesses on stage introducing themselves in an elevator pitch. After studying science-technology at MIT and philosophy-history-literature at Cornell University, he worked on Wall Street and other industries as a software developer and IT consultant. He has been a keynote speaker at many academic and business conferences and is very active in the Creative Coding movement.
A special research interest of his is the impact on our lives and society of technologies such as Artificial Intelligence AI , Virtual Reality, Internet of Things, autonomous vehicles, robots and androids, blockchain and cryptocurrencies.
At Transform Your Business he will examine how state of the art-technologies are transforming our ecosystem and our businesses. Chris Boos is on a mission to empower human potential, free up time for creativity and innovative thinking through artificial intelligence AI. To that end, Chris founded arago in Germany in , pushing existing boundaries in AI technology to build a general AI for companies to reinvent their business models in the digital age.
A strong believer in integrating machine reasoning and machine learning, Chris is constantly challenging current thinking on AI. He is a strategic corporate and political advisor, angel investor, much respected public speaker and thought-leader on issues of global importance, such as the man-machine-relationship, the way societies deal with information and the future of labor.
As Head of smart, Annette Winkler has been steering the Daimler AG division for the highly agile urban smart cars since In her role, Dr.
Winkler headed the development of the new car generation including fully electric versions of the entire smart fleet. She keeps taking urban mobility to the next level by adding more and more services from sharing to all kinds of innovative convenience features. It acknowledges digital transformation as the driving force in economics in the coming years. The German government has announced a digital strategy, which seeks to promote digital change in Germany and prepare the economy for the future.
Dorothee Bär will speak about the correlation of politics and business to implement digital strategy and innovation. More information about the program of speakers will be announced soon. Kai Anderson is an expert on change and business transformation.
Agility and the activation of the workforce in international organizations are his special fields of expertise. He accompanies top executives in the realignment and transformation of their company as well as in the design of cutting-edge HR management.
In , he founded Promerit AG, driven by a new idea of consulting in transformation and talent management. At TYB, he and fellow experts will lead a workshop on agility for businesses in the digital era. Digital change has triggered an adaptation of business strategy for Mars in pet care. The family-owned company is transitioning from a pet food producer to a service provider for pet health. Bernal will give insights into how Mars leverages data and digital tools to improve the Pet, Client and Vet experiences.
Kaustav Bhattacharya Executive Technology Director. He will speak about the best possible ways for businesses to adopt blockchain solutions and how UX and UI are key to success, while being able to test and rapidly iterate is what makes for a great product. He has worked in the technology sector in the US and Europe for almost 20 years. Collaboration hubs will shape the future of work and change the way people work together, as he will point out in his talk at TYB.
Melina Costa is Co-Founder of Coaeva, a Berlin-based innovation agency, which helps organisations to develop new product ideas and business models in an agile and creative manner.
Her Barcamp on Saturday will introduce you to Design Thinking as an intelligent tool to solve complex problems. With hands-on practices you will experience the main characteristics of Design Thinking, which is one of the most successful methods for user-centered innovation.
Deshun Deysel Mountaineer, Entrepreneur and Educator. She uses her experiences in mountaineering to provide executive coaching for a new breed of digitally savvy leaders. Eimear Farrell advises Amnesty's international technology and human rights team. Previously, she worked with the UN and the World Economic Forum on the intersecion of business and human rights.
Farrell advocates for the promotion and protection of human rights in the digital transformation. This includes sensitizing the rights implications of various forms of Artificial Intelligence, algorithmic-decision making and Smart Information Systems that are currently being being designed and deployed by governments and private sector actors around the world.
She will speak about what happens when AI, big data and human rights converge.