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Technology - why it is a great support to solve risky situations (Sara Lozano Pérez)

Technology – why it is a great support to solve risky situations (Sara Lozano Pérez)

Sara Lozano Pérez, Digital Transformation Program Lead at Information Management Airbus Defence and Space GmbH, loves challenges, innovation, technology and people. In this interview, Sara explains how the rule “70% Listen – 30% Speak” contributes to finding ideal solutions to customers’ problems and the role technology plays in this context. Continue reading

#ada18 Dorothee Bär Interview

I can imagine a blockchain-based system for voting machines

(Dorothee Bär)

Digital Transformation has become of high importance in a majority of fields and sectors, be it economy, industry, politics, career or private life. Hence the German government established the new post Minister of State for Digitization in March 2018. Dorothee Bär is the first politician to hold this office in Germany. In this interview she tells us about the best moments so far, her weirdest social media encounters as well as future plans and visions. Continue reading

Sonja Greve

Blockchain – When does it really make sense? (Sonja Greve)

Being passionate about Blockchain, Sonja Greve specialised in this technology. As a member of DB Systel’s Blockchain crew, she drives Blockchain’s flagship topics for Transportation & Logistics products, as well as developing and implementing new products and services for distributed ledger technologies. In this interview Sonja Greve explains why every competitive company should at least be familiar with Blockchain technologies. Continue reading

Svenja Falk platforms

Platforms – how SMEs & startups can take part in the future competition of ecosystems (Svenja Falk)

Platforms are controlling the markets. 10 out of the 10 most valued companies in the world are platform companies. For Svenja Falk, Managing Director at Accenture Research, future economic competition will be held between ecosystems and not individual companies. In this interview Svenja explains how SMEs and start-ups can play a role in this competition.

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Fränzi Kühne diversity

Diversity – voice your support as loud as possible (Fränzi Kühne)

Fränzi Kühne (Torben, Lucie und die gelbe Gefahr) enjoys the comfort tech provides and is ready to give up some privacy in return. Germany’s youngest member of a supervisory board sees the gender quota as a necessary tool, even if it’s not an elegant one.  Fränzi appeals to all established corporations that want to live diversity to voice their support as loudly as possible. Continue reading

Gender Pay Gap accenture

Getting to equal — Bridging the gender pay gap

The fight for equal pay for men and women is like tilting against windmills. The topic has been debated in politics and society for years, but little has been done so far. However, well-educated women can do something to close the pay gap. You can find out what exactly this is in GETTING TO EQUAL 2017 — BRIDGING THE GENDER PAY GAP, a study by accenture, premium partner of #ada17 Continue reading