8:00am to 9:00am

Registration and networking breakfast

9:00am to 9:30am

Welcome remarks by goetzpartners
Stephan Goetz and Stefan Sanktjohanser

9:30am to 10:15am



Keynote: Transformation success factors of Nokia
Joerg Erlemeier I COO at Nokia

Few companies have Nokia’s storied capacity for transforming, developing innovative technologies and adapting to shifts in market conditions. Mr. Erlemeier will outline Nokia’s continuous transformation in the turbulent telecommunication industry and define the future of successful operating models.

10:15am to 11:00am

Keynote: Organizational change through innovation
Angela Lee I CIO at Columbia Business School

During her keynote address, Ms. Lee will draw upon her academic background and real-world experience to pinpoint how organizations need to change their culture to innovate and transform business models. She will deep dive into tools and processes that can help to amplify innovation at the individual, team, and organizational level.  Based on her experience, Angela has identified ‘key mindset shifts" that drive innovation and change in organizations.

11:15am to 12:30pm


Panel Discussion: This panel will deep dive into key ingredients needed to fundamentally transform business models.

Moderator: Sergio Duroux I Nokia

Panelists: Joerg Erlemeier (Nokia), Angela Lee (Columbia), Wes Johnston (TIA), Markus Schmid (goetzpartners)

12:30pm to 1:30pm


1:30pm to 2:15pm

Keynote: Digital transformation in the era of AI
Chris Boos I CEO and Founder at Arago

Digital transformation is the top of everyone’s agenda yet many leaders struggle to understand its definition and the impact on organizational shifts and changes. Chris Boos will outline the scope of digital transformation over the last 4 decades and talk about the role that AI will play in the future. Through AI, Mr. Boos explains how companies can capitalize on digital transformations and key trends that CEOs can utilize now to pave the way for success in the future. 

2:15pm to 3:00pm

Keynote: Disruptive innovation of transportation
Clara Fain I CFO at Via

Via is re-engineering public transit, from a regulated system of rigid routes and schedules to a fully dynamic, on-demand network. Clara Fain will discuss how the mission of Via, to deploy technology and create a link between public and private transportation, has become a reality and how it was made possible through partnerships with large corporations.

3:15pm to 4:30pm

Panel Discussion: The panel will focus on key trends in digital transformation and explore disruptive business models. 

Moderator: Sergio Duroux I Nokia

Panelists: Charlie Vogt (ATX Networks), Chris Boos (Arago), Clara Fain (Via), Niels-Christian Krüger (goetzpartners)

4:30pm to 4:45pm

Closing remarks by goetzpartners
Stephan Goetz and Stefan Sanktjohanser

4:45pm to 7:00pm

Cocktail Reception