Program

Program

May 7, 2015 (day 1)

10:30 Get-together, Lunch
12:00 Welcome and Overview
Management Board, Empolis Information Management GmbH
12:45 “The Techs are Coming: How Internet Companies ‘disrupt’ Traditional Industries”
Holger Schmidt, Chief Correspondent for the Digital Economy, FOCUS Magazine
13:30 Coffee Break
14:00 “Digitalization: DotCom 2.0 or a New World Theory?”
Dr. Rainer Janßen, CIO, Munich Re
15:00 “Customer Centricity – From Buzzword to Key Success Factor in the Digital Era”
Frank Engelhardt, VP Enterprise Strategy Salesforce
15:45 Coffee Break
16:15 “Knowledge Management from the Cloud”
Thorsten Hanisch, Management Board Member, arvato CRM Solutions
17:00 “Empolis Smart Cloud”
Dr. Christian Schulmeyer, CTO & Sven Schöner, Senior Product Manager, Empolis Information Management GmbH
17:45 Conclusion of the 1st day
18:00 Break (check-in hotels/ a walk through Berlin)
19:30 Evening Program

May 8, 2015 (day 2)

09:00 “Welcome: German Government’s Digital Agenda”
Dr. Andreas Goerdeler, German Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi)
09:30 “Freedom vs. Security” 
Prof. Dr. Gunter Dueck, Business Angel & Author
11:00 Coffee Break
11:45 “2018 – Progessing Digitalization in Service”
Dipl.-Ing. Norbert Samhammer, Board Member, CEO Samhammer AG
12:15 Lunch
14:00 “EPOQUE: 25 years of efficient and quality patent search at the European Patent Office”
Domenico Golzio, Director of Search & Knowledge, European Patent Office
14:45 “Merging Technical Documentation with Service Information: Efficient Content (Re)use”
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Ziegler, Information and Content Managment, College Karlsruhe
15:15 Coffee Break
15:45 “EmpoLEAKS – Plans & Strategies 2015-2017”
Thorsten Jäger, VP Development & Dr. Mario Lenz, VP Smart Service & Big Data, Empolis Information Management GmbH
16:30 Wrap-up and Conclusion