Press conference 2016

Work 4.0: and where does that leave the employees?

On Tuesday, 18 October 2016, in the Press Centre from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. – with live translation (International Networking Lounge, Hall 3.1, Stand K.18, Koelnmesse), and a get-together afterwards


Frank Riemensperger , Bitkom executive board and Managing Director of Accenture Deutschland

Topics: Working together in the connected workforce; collaboration of man and machine; new job profiles such as data scientist and data artist; skills development in the “Digital Learning Factory”

Dr. Pero Micic, Future Manager and CEO of FutureManagementGroup

Topics: Theses on future management and strategies of disruption; digitalisation between fear and hope; maturity stage and drivers of new management methods (e.g. agility)

Christian Kuhna, Director Think Tank Future Trends & Innovation, adidas Group HR Strategy

Topics: Megatrends and their impact on the future of work; companies and the leadership of tomorrow; digital cultural change: “from hierarchies to wirearchies” (Jon Husband)

Ralf Hocke, CEO, spring Messe Management (organisor of the Zukunft Personal)

Topics: Fundamental thinking about the “Employee Experience”; development of digital business cultures; numbers, facts and development of Zukunft Personal 2016


Christine Morgenstern

Senior Project Manager

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