As an industrial location Berlin is alive, developing and changing. Daily. The fact that it works lies in the hands of visionaries and progressive thinkers – particularly innovative solutions are presented at the Berlin Urban Tech Summit at the Future City Exhibition. These are lighthouse projects that are brought to life for all the participants.
Prof. Dr. Anna Riedel teaches at the HTW Berlin, with a focus on digital business. After completing her doctorate in media economics at the UdK Berlin, she first became head of the Berlin office of the consulting firm VORN Strategy Consulting from its foundation and head of research and consulting at the Institute of Electronic Business. Her research focuses on digital transformation, internal social communication and their implementation.
Energy & Mobility
Dr. Henning Heppner
Dr. Henning Heppner is co-founder and managing director of several cleantech start-ups in Berlin such as Greenbox Global Holding, Ebee Smart Technologies and the Palmetto Group. Prior to that, the industrial engineer worked held management positions at leading automotive suppliers. At Siemens, the Huf Group and Continental AG, among others, he was responsible for large multinational business units and successfully acquired and integrated companies in Russia, South Korea and the USA.