Programme 

 

Day 1: 12 June 2017

ANNUAL DINNER

19:00

Registration and welcome reception

20:00

Welcome speech by Markus Borchert, President of DIGITALEUROPE

20:30

Cecilia Bonefeld-Dahl, Director General of DIGITALEUROPE, to introduce key-note speaker

20:35

Key note speech by Henrik Amsinck CIO, Senior Vice President Corporate IT, LEGO

22:00 End

 

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Day 2: 13 June 2017

GENERAL ASSEMBLY & ANNUAL SUMMIT

​Hotel Sofitel Brussels Europe
Place Jourdan 1
1040 Brussels

 

08:30

Registration

09:00 - 09:15

Welcome and President's Report


09:15 - 09:30
 
Speech and spotlight introduction by Cecilia Bonefeld-Dahl, Director General of DIGITALEUROPE

09:30 - 10:30

In the spotlight: A highlight of DIGITALEUROPE’s achievements in the past year.

  • Christoph Luykx, Director Global Government Relations EMEA, CA International data transfers: the case of Privacy Shield and next challenges
  • Cate Nymann, Government Affairs Manager, Cisco
    Building the telecoms framework for a connected society
  • Jonas Dreger, Environmental Program Manager EMEIA, Apple
    Repair, Refurbishment & Remanufacturing: using positive narrative in advocacy

10:30 - 10:45

Elections and formal business

  • Ratification of the election of the Board & motions
  • Election of the Board
  • Annual accounts 2016
  • New members announcement
10:45 - 11:00

Recognition Awards
A thank you from the staff to select members

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 - 11:50

Keynote speeches:

  • Bent Dalager, Vice President of New Tech, KPMG
     
  • Laurent Abadie, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Panasonic Europe

11:50 - 12:50

Roundtable discussion
Connected Society - Digital Infrastructure and IoT

  • Bent Dalager, Vice President of New Tech, KPMG
     
  • Hendrik Bourgeois, General Counsel Europe – Government Affairs & Policy Europe, General Electric (GE)
     
  • Lise Fuhr, Director General, European Telecommunications Network Operators’ Association (ETNO)
     
  • Sigrid de Vries, Secretary General, European Association of Automotive Suppiliers (CLEPA)


Moderated by: Markus Borchert, President of DIGITALEUROPE

12:50 - 13:00

Closing

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

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MORE INFO

Programme

PDF icon Annual Summit Programme 2017

PDF icon Biography of speakers for DIGITALEUROPE Annual Summit 2017

Hotels

DIGITALEUROPE has negotiated special rates for its members at:
Sofitel Brussels Europe
Place Jourdan 1, 1040 Bruxelles
Tel: +32 2 235 51 00
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