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circular economy, sustainability, society, consumption, business

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…
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Margaret Heffernan, author, DLD conference

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.
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Klaus Hommels, Stefan Oschmann, DLD Sync

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.
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Scott Galloway, speaker, DLD Sync, NYU, marketing, professor

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…
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Ecosia, search engine, worker planting trees, Indonesia, climate change

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…
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Tarek Müller, Co-Founder, CEO, AboutYou, e-commerce, fashion, retail, DLD20

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.
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renewable energy, wind power, green energy

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.
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Digital Hub, Pitch Night, DLD

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…
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Rachel Botsman, DLD Munich 2019

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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company culture, new work, DLD conference

Company Culture In The Era Of New Work

Digital transformation does not only have effects on products, business strategies and processes. A central success factor for successful transformation are the people who implement and support change processes as…
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DLD Campus Karlsruhe, 2018

Regional power

After a successful start last year, Europe's leading innovation conference DLD (Digital, Life, Design) returns to German universities for its regional conference format DLD Campus. Last year, DLD Campus started…
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Closing the Female Leadership Gap

Despite multiple and long-term efforts by business, legislation and politics to balance out the gender gap in corporate leadership, the figures of women in C-suite positions in corporate as well…
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Jimmy Wales, WT Social, DLD conference, DLD Munich
Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales and technology reporter Steven Levy take a close look at the state of social networking, and what’s wrong with the current approach of making money through targeted advertising. Wales also explains what makes his new social network WT…
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McKinsey, carbon neutrality, net zero, Europe, analysis, talk, video, presentation
In their DLD Circular presentation, McKinsey analysts Solveigh Hieronimus and Stefan Helmcke analyze in detail how Europe can reach its stated goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2050. There are many challenges, such as the continent’s political and economical diversity, as Hieronimus…
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