Lisa Witter

Profile image of Lisa Witter, Co-Founder & Board Member, Apolitical Foundation


Lisa Witter is the co-founder and Executive Chairman of Apolitical, a global peer-to-peer platform for government that helps policymakers find the policies, experts and partners they need to solve the hardest challenges facing our societies.


Author Azeem Azhar discusses technology and democracy with Apolitical founders Robyn Scott and Lisa Witter at the DLD Munich 2024 conference.

AI & Democracy

Are TikTok, Youtube, social media and messenger services harmful for democracy? What effect will artificial intelligence have on the automation of fake news and propaganda? What can be done to increase citizen engagement and reduce cynicism about politics? These are some of the topics that author and technology analyst Azeem Azhar (Exponential View) discusses with…
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Panel discussion at the DLD conference with Saskia Bruysten, Yunus Social Business); Coen van Oostrom, EDGE; Ruma Bose, Clearco; Matthew Bishop, Social Progress Imperative; and Lisa Witter, Apolitical Foundation

Power Couples: Love & Impact

It’s hard to change the world all on your own. But when you find the right partner, anything is possible. This conversation features a group of speakers who have dedicated their careers to making the world a better place – by finding each other and having real impact together. The power couples in this conversation…
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Kenza Ait Si Abbou of IBM, Kim Dabbs of Steelcase, Christian Bason of the Danish Design Centre and Lisa Witter of the Apolitical Foundation discuss leadership and management at DLD Munich

How Technology and Complexity Are Shaping How We All Must Lead

Technology and complexity require new forms of leadership – more creative, more human, more innovative ones. This session brings together design thinkers and leadership experts who present fresh management ideas. Hear insights from Kenza Ait Si Abbou, Director of Client Engineering at IBM; Kim Dabbs, Global Vice President of ESG at Steelcase; and Christian Bason,…
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Cover image collage of the DLD magazine The Promptah, second issue, showing a colorful drawing of Immanuel Kant and photos of Sarah Spiekermann, Tunde Onakoya, Gary Marcus and Holly Herndon.

The Promptah No. 2: “Dare to Know!”

The second issue of DLD’s people magazine for curious minds celebrates Immanuel Kant’s 300th birthday and explores the dawn of a new age of enlightenment.
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Amazon CTO Werner Vogels speaks to a packed audience at the DLD Munich conference 2024

DLD Munich 2024

DLD Munich is Europe’s leading innovation conference. DLD24 brought together experts from business, science and culture. Revisit this exciting event here with talks, videos, images…
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Stage at DLD Munich 2023, Europe’s leading innovation conference, at Serviceplan’s House of Communication

DLD Munich 2023

Highlights of DLD Munich 2023: Find videos, images and speakers of Europe’s leading innovation conference in one place…
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