Speakers in 2016


On 24th November 2016 the City of Munich was, again, the place to be for innovative people.
48forward brings the greatest and most inspiring minds on stage.
40 speakers from around the world have been on stage.

Francesco Marconi

Strategy Manager
The Associated Press


Freya Oehle

Co-Founder & CEO
Spottster.com


Maximilian Waldmann

CEO
conichi


Laura Sophie Dornheim

Public Affairs Manager
Eyeo


Christian Gleich

Director Strategy & Innovations
metapeople


Christian Ehl

CEO
Hillert und Co.


Pia Poppenreiter

CEO & Co-Founder
Ohlala


Oliver von Wersch

MD Growth Projects & Strategic Partnerships
G+J Digital


Dr. Josef Scheiber

Founder & Managing Director
BioVariance


Oliver T. Hellriegel

Co-Founder & CEO
enseGO

Sebastiaan Lemmens

Head of Blendle Germany
Blendle


Dr. Claus Boyens

Managing Director
Host Europe


Yacine Coco

Co-Founder
TalentRocket & CATCHYS


Manfred Tropper

CEO & Founder
mantro


Richard Gutjahr

Blogger & Journalist
Gutjahr.biz


Marina Treude

Strategy Lead for Office 365
Microsoft


Dieter Heidemann

CEO
Oppenhoff & Rädler


Mustafa K. Isik

Head of Software Development & Platforms
Bayerischer Rundfunk


Dr. Steffen Schmidt

Project Manager
Medical Valley EMN E.V

Jeremy Tai Abbett

Creative Evangelist
Google


Veronika Leitermann

Founder
Caremondo


Marcus Wolsdorf

Co-Founder
Finanztip


Marc Frey

Business Activist & Founder
s1mplify


Ann-Katrin Schmitz

Publishing & Management
NovaLanaLove


Linda Lichel

Head of Marketing
ITMP


Dr. Thomas Rudolf

Principal
Oberender & Partner


Stefan Pfeiffer

Marketing Lead Social & Workforce Solutions DACH
IBM


Hanna Drabon

Business Developer
comspace

Paula Schwarz

Founder
Startupboat.eu


Nico Lumma

COO
next media accelerator


Bernhard Zeisl

Software Engineer
Google


David Llorente

CEO & Co-Founder
Narrativa


Farina Opoku

Influencer
NovaLanaLove


Lina Timm

Founder & Program Manager
Media Lab Bayern


Sebastian Jagsch

Founder
Eluminocity


Dirk Muehlenweg

Head of Sales Global Watson IoT Headquarter
IBM


Michael Praetorius

Founder
NOEO

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