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.
The multitude of companies that Internet entrepreneur Thomas Bachem has significantly helped to shape ranges from his own start-ups to the founding of a private university for digital product development, the CODE University of Applied Sciences in Berlin. He fosters the entrepreneurial spirit not only as a business angel, but also as the deputy chairman and co-founder of the interest group Bundesverband Deutsche Startups e.V., where he works to promote a functioning start-up ecosystem in Germany.
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She is responsible for the Los Angeles Sustainability Program – and previously headed the White House Council for Environmental Quality for five years: Nancy H. Sutley is one of the world’s most sought-after experts in the field of environmental protection. In 2013, she developed the Climate Action Plan for former President Barack Obama. Today, the Harvard graduate’s tasks include overseeing the city’s environmental initiatives at the LA Department of Water and Power.