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René Obermann, Warburg Pincus International

The European Wild West

“I am so fed up with people migrating to the wild west of the Silicon Valley and then coming back to say Europe sucks. It’s…
Uber CEO, Dara Khosrowshahi, DLD conference

“Uber den Wolken”

Dara Khosrowshahi made a political fashion-statement on stage at DLD Munich 18: The new Uber CEO wore a protest-slogan T-Shirt “We are all dreamers” – an…
Florian Reuter (Volocopter), Mariana Avezum (WARR Hyperloop & WeMuv) and Dirk Hoke (Airbus Defence and Space), Greg Williams (WIRED UK)

Shaping the Future of Mobility

From autonomous flying to hyperloops – how will the future of mobility look like? Discussing innovative transport concepts, the sharing economy as well as new…
Ana Brnabic, Republic of Serbia

E-Baby, E-Government & Education

She not only wants to disrupt her own countrys’ society but the whole regions. Ana Brnabić, prime minister of the Republic of Serbia, has the great…
Petra Schwille, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry

Of Real Planets & Synthetic Cells

One important part of DLD’S DNA are the life sciences. Breaking it down to the essentials, Petra Schwille, Director of the Max Planck Institute of…

“Light Speed Is Not Fast Enough”

Advanced digital services require innovative infrastructures and a political environment that allows building them. Timotheus Höttges, CEO of Deutsche Telekom, talks about the missing links for…
Taavet Hinrikus (Transferwise) and Matthias Ljungman (Atomico) in conversation with Ann Mettler (European Political Strategy Centre)

Are We Out of the Woods?

Europe’s leadership in creating advancements for our society has faded away in the last years. The U.S. and China are way ahead of us in…
Juergen Schmidhuber, AI, DLD 2018

The Feeling Machine

The Latin phrase “Cogito, ergo sum” means “I think, therefore I am.” For decades authors and directors have dreamed about the self-aware machine, letting their…
Sigmar Gabriel, DLD Munich 2018

Gabriel Pushes Europe To Take Bigger Risks

One of the early highlights of DLD Munich 2018 was the panel with German Vice-Chancellor and Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel (SPD). He started his speech about Europe’s…

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