CODE_n CONFERENCE III: Moving Future Mobility

03/12/2015  |  CODE_n15 Startup CONTEST, EVENTS

Downloadbild_Code_n15_Program The CODE_n CONFERENCE to be held in Hall 16 at the upcoming CeBIT is huge – featuring more than 50 slots and 100+ speakers. This year’s CODE_n is running under the motto: “Into the Internet of Things,” and spans the four categories Industry 4.0., Digital Life, Future Mobility, and Smart City. To give visitors a more focused view on this, here are a few highlights from the category “Future Mobility,” to be presented at the CONFERENCE.

Expert KeynoteChanging Mobility: Approach and Cooperations with Continental
Monday | 16.03.2015 | 14:30 – 14:50 | Expert Keynote
Werner Köstler, Head of Strategy and Transactions Division Interior, Continental. Werner holds the position as Senior Vice President within the Continental Interior Division. As Head of Strategy & Transactions for Interior Electronics Solutions, his field of responsibility covers topics such as strategic planning, partnership management, and joint ventures.

Expert KeynoteOn the Move – Smart Mobility and Logistics
Wednesday | 18.03.2015 | 12:30 – 12:50 | Expert Keynote
Starting with visionary F. Rinderknecht and team Rinspeed we develop a view on the future of the car, and then follow this up with a broader outlook on integrated transportation and logistics systems. For a smarter world of mobility and transportation.

  • Peter Fuss, Senior Advisory Partner Automotive GSA, EY

  • Frank Rinderknecht, Car Visionary and Founder, Rinspeed Inc.
Dr.Rainer Scholz, Executive Director Mobility Innovation Group GSA, EY Advisory


Expert KeynoteVolkswagen Data Lab – Accelerating Data-Driven Innovation for the Volkswagen Group
Wednesday | 18.03.2015 | 14:55 – 15:15 | Expert Keynote
Cornelia Schaurecker, Head of the Data Lab at the Volkswagen Group, is a seasoned automotive IT manager with a degree in international management and long-term experience in IT. Having worked for eBusiness and marketing, she took charge of IT strategy for various brands in the Volkswagen Group (Audi, SEAT, Lamborghini) – with responsibility for all international websites, CRM, internationalization, and new market setups. She served as CIO at VW UK before taking the lead in setting up and running the data lab.

Expert KeynoteInsurance as Enabler for New Mobility Concepts
Wednesday | 18.03.2015 | 15:35 – 15:55 | Expert Keynote
Bernd Scharrer, Managing Director Allianz Digital Accelerator, is a core relationship manager and builder within Allianz. His vast knowledge comes from having held diverse senior leadership roles within Allianz, ranging from managing Health Business, Operations Management, and the Customer Care Center, to being the COO of Allianz China Life in Shanghai. A degree in computer science and marketing, and an MBA in finance add to his capabilities to build and accelerate acceptance of new digital business models.


Expert KeynoteIndividual Mobility Will Be Data-Driven: How Algorithms Will Improve Personal Travel
Wednesday | 18.03.2015 | 15:55 – 16:05 | Expert Keynote
Uwe Weiss, CEO Blue Yonder, is responsible for Blue Yonder’s strategic direction. He joined the company in December 2010 at a very early stage of Blue Yonder’s development and has grown the company into an award-winning market leader. He is a passionate software entrepreneur and was co-founder, board member, interim executive, and shareholder of several fast-growing software companies in the area of enterprise software. Weiss is a frequent speaker at international conferences on issues related to predictive analytics, big data and IoT and he is dedicated to helping organizations become more data-driven.

More info about the CODE_n conference “Into this Internet of Things” at this year’s CeBIT you’ll find in the following press release: CODE_n at CeBIT: world-class conference program for digital pioneers, innovators and decision makers