Artist & Designer, Berlin
Anne-Katrin Ahrens is an experienced designer and artist with her own studio in Berlin. In over 10 years of practice, Anne-Katrin has developed an eagle-eyed love of detail, especially in typography across all media. She regularly teaches at the design department of the University of Applied Sciences in Hamburg and is invited to participate in international exhibition projects.
Anne-Katrin is also a remarkable observer of street trends and seemingly invisible behavior patterns in workshops with business clients. With her knowledge she creates crystal clear visual languages of change. She is frequently consulted by major artists and publishers for her excellence in concept and execution.
Serial Entrepreneur, Vaduz
Rudolf “Rudi” Hilti is an entrepreneur and visionary from the Principality of Liechtenstein, a German-speaking microstate in Central Europe. Rudi considers himself a global citizen, a responsible optimist and a change maker who invests his financial and emotional resources exclusively in passion projects that help to truly make the world a better place. He is very much in love with interior design, fashion and spending time with friends around the world.
After 28 years as a lifestyle journalist in Belgium and France, Ludmilla now specializes in fashion & beauty tech and in 2014 founded Le Boudoir Numérique – a magazine that decodes the impact of technology, innovation and digital on fashion and beauty. Her goals? To explore the solutions that technology, innovation and digital bring in solving the problems caused by the fashion and beauty industry, especially in terms of the environment as well as the history of fashion and beauty technology as it is written day by day according to its various economic, social, cultural, artistic, ethical, etc. facets are written. Ludmilla is a round table moderator and lecturer on fashion and beauty tech.
Technology & Data Strategist, London
Dr. Daniel Knapp is a technology analyst and data specialist with 10 years of experience in developing predictive models and data strategies. As Founder & CEO of thehuman.ai Ltd, he advises international companies on data strategies and helps regulators understand how companies process data and build data-driven products. He also helps clients ideate and implement AI solutions and explores new application areas and data partnerships. His dissertation at the London School of Economics explored the datafication of business and society. He is regularly quoted in the press such as BBC, New York Times and CNBC.
Entrepreneur & Proptech Visionary, Hamburg
Yanti Krebs is a real estate and communication expert with 18 years of experience in asset management and campaign development. As the CEO of Ymmo, a real estate management company, she strives for the ultimate fusion of industry expertise and new technology. Highly skilled in emotional leadership Yanti regularly proves that she is capable in bringing together players so different in terms of their professional focus that they would never match with each other without her professional diplomacy.
Aside her daily practice Yanti also serves as an ambassador to the Nushu female business network, as a mentor to the Google launchpad and as a regular speaker for gannaca experience expeditions.
Dr. Christian Schlicht
Industrial Engineer, Frankfurt
Dr. Christian Schlicht has been President of CoreNet Global (CNG) in Central Europe since April 2021. The industrial engineer with an eye for complex commercial real estate brings more than 15 years of experience and acts as CEO and founder of REGUL.AI. Previously, after studying in London and Louisville, he spent almost eleven years at tool retailer Würth, where he was responsible for real estate management, and most recently as Director for Center Management and Facility Management at ECE Projektmanagement GmbH & Co. KG, one of the largest real estate developers in Germany. His successful use of distributed ledger technology in the real estate industry earned him the ZIA (Zentraler Immobilien Ausschuss Deutschland) Innovation Award, among others.