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Designing the Future

How technological transformation influences the way we work, learn, and live
June 17, 2021, from 4:15-6:45 p.m.

Join us online for the ESMT Annual Forum 2021. 

Technological transformation is changing the way we work, learn, and live. How do we want our future to look?

The ESMT Annual Forum 2021 will provide insights into the interdependence of worldwide technological, economic, and social challenges. Keynotes and deep-dive moderated talks will examine the desirable and undesirable effects of digital transformation, analyze how we will work after the pandemic, and explore the role education will play. Confirmed speakers include Ola Källenius, chair of the board of management, Daimler, and chair of the board of trustees of the ESMT Foundation; Carsten Spohr, CEO, Lufthansa Group; Timotheus Höttges, CEO, Deutsche Telekom AG; Martin Brudermüller, CEO, BASF SE; Hiltrud D. Werner, member of the board of management - integrity and legal affairs, Volkswagen; and Judith Wiese, CHRO and member of the managing board, Siemens.

The Annual Forum directly follows an afternoon showcasing cutting-edge executive education at the ESMT Leadership Day.

The virtual event will take place on June 17, 2021, from 4:15 – 6:45 p.m. via Zoom.

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