Entrepreneurship & Innovation
How Ecosystems Power Progress
Innovation is a global competition, and many regions try their best to win. But what does it take to create future champions? These DLD23 expert talks give answers.
Why Successful Businesses Need Diversity, Agility and Creativity
Amy Wilkinson is one of the world’s leading innovation and entrepreneurship experts. We asked her about the secrets of founders and companies who manage to rise to the top.
Africa Next: The Continent of Opportunities
From business to health, mobility and education: Digital services give founders and investors the chance to advance an entire continent – and benefit from it.
Why the Circular Economy Is the Future
Wasting resources is expensive and unsustainable. The circular economy promises progress by preserving natural resources and offers many new business opportunities…
Make Uncertainty Your Friend!
Don’t try to fight uncertainty, learn to manage it, author and consultant Margaret Heffernan says. Watch her DLD Sync session with Niki Kolev about better ways to deal with risk.
Digital Europe After Covid-19
DLD Sync: Watch investor Klaus Hommels and Merck CEO Stefan Oschmann discuss the continent’s economic future in a post-pandemic world.
The Great Disruption: Scott Galloway on Business in Times of Covid-19
NYU Prof. Scott Galloway explains why the coronavirus pandemic is likely to make tech companies even more powerful and change entire sectors of the economy…
Fighting Climate Change, Click by Click
Search engine Ecosia uses most of its income to plant trees. Founder Christian Kroll speaks with DLD about sustainability and running a business that puts purpose before profits…
Fashion Star About You: Making Online Shopping “Fun and Inspirational”
Combining social media and e-commerce has made Germany’s fashion retailer AboutYou one of the fastest-growing startups in Europe. Co-Founder Tarek Müller explains the secret of his company’s success.
Green Energy’s New Dawn
U.K. startup Bulb is reinventing the energy market by making power from renewable sources cheaper and more accessible. DLD spoke with CEO Hayden Wood.
Pitch Night: Meet Nine of Germany’s Most Promising Startups at DLD Munich
Ready to conquer the future? All over Germany, founders are capitalizing on the strengths of their particular regions to come up with new technologies and business models to better serve…
Rachel Botsman: Why Innovation Depends On “Leaps of Trust”
Trust enables new ideas to travel. Without it, we’d never get behind the wheel of a self-driving car or let a smart assistant into our homes. In her latest book…
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Getting to net zero ranks high on the agenda of many corporate leaders. But first, companies need to measure their carbon footprint accurately – and buying carbon offsets typically is not enough, as this conversation between Kristian Rönn, CEO of Normative, and…
Building Crypto Solutions
Which real-world benefits can blockchain tokens and other web3 technologies bring to business and society? This DLD Munich session highlights two examples: carbon trading and social networks. In conversation with Christian Teichmann (Burda Principal Investments), Bo Bai (MetaVerse Green Exchange) and Simon…