Schedule

Session 1

Radical must be the New Normal

Our society faces huge challenges on the horizon, such as ensuring food security, climate change, global migration flows, disease control and zombification of the economy. The entire system needs radical change to address these issues.

In the first session, we discuss with business leaders how to lead the radical change and to implement new Solutions for the benefit of people, planet and profit.

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM 

Main Stage

Keynote

Fabian Hediger CEO, Worldwebforum beecom AG, Zurich, Switzerland

Fireside Chat
Bruce Gibney Writer & Venture Capitalist, San Francisco, USA

Joschka Fischer CEO, Joschka Fischer & Company, Berlin, Germany

Keynote
Pal Erik Sjatil Managing Partner Europe, McKinsey, Paris, France
Keynote
Ann Cairns Executive Vice Chairman, Mastercard, London, UK
Fireside Chat
Fireside chat by Hannah Wise News Anchor & Journalist, CNN Money Switzerland, Zurich, Switzerland
Bjørn Johansson Chairman & CEO, Dr. Bjørn Johansson Associates, Zurich, Switzerland
Ann Cairns Executive Vice Chairman, Mastercard, London, UK
Keynote
Andy Schuon Co-Founder & CEO, SPKR., Los Angeles, USA

2:30 PM -3:30 PM

Tracks

In the tracks, leading academics and the forefront of business join forces to drive radical change in a range of fields.

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Break

Session 2

I have a dream

No dreams, no vision. No vision, no change. Every radical innovation starts with a dream of an individual or a team.

In the second session, we introduce dreamers who share their ideas of the future with us. We get the opportunity to critically evaluate their dreams, but also to be inspired to reflect on our own future plans.

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM 

Tracks

In the tracks, leading academics and the forefront of business join forces to drive radical change in a range of fields.

5:15 PM – 6:45 PM

Main Stage

Keynote
Pamela Munster Professor, Department of Medicine (Hematology/Oncology), UCSF, San Francisco, USA
Advancing early detection of cancer genes
Keynote
Jordan Noone Co-Founder & CTO, Relativity, Playa Del Rey, USA

Building 3D-printed space rockets

Keynote
Dante Disparte Vice Chairman, Head of Policy and Communications, Libra Association, Washington D.C., USA

How Libra’s anticipated payment system goes to market in 2020

Keynote
Fabian Hediger Co-Founder & CEO, beecom & Worldwebforum, Zurich, Switzerland
Keynote
Sepp Blatter Former President, Fifa, Zurich, Switzerland
Fireside Chat
Fireside chat by Jan Fleischhauer Journalist, Focus, Berlin, Germany
Sepp Blatter Former President, Fifa, Zurich, Switzerland
Keynote
Dr. Werner Vogels Chief Technology Officer, Amazon, Seattle, USA

6:45 PM – 8:00 PM 

Cocktail, Dinner & The Late Show

@Arena
beecom turns 20 in 2020
SRF personalities Tama Vakeesan and Dominic Dillier present The Late Show: a party intro unlike any other.
Joining them on the lounge will be the founders of Worldwebforum, followed by a fireside chat with Metallica co-founder and drummer Lars Ulrich. Then, they open beecom’s 20th birthday party!

Late-Show
Tama Vakeesan Reporter, Nau, Zurich, Switzerland
Late-Show
Ulrike Schaede Professor of Japanese Business, University of California, San Diego, USA
Late-Show
Jose Morales VP of Corporate Development, Atlassian, San Francisco, USA
Late-Show

Beecom / Worldwebforum Founder – Team

Fabian Hediger Co-Founder & CEO
Andreas Heim Co-Founder & CCO
Prof. Dr. Andreas Ziltener Co-Founder
Late-Show
Lisa Sergi Trager CEO, PAX, San Francisco, USA

Navigating regulatory intricacies of the cannabis business

Late-Show
Dominic Dillier Journalist, SRF Swiss national Radio/TV, Zurich, Switzerland
Lars Ulrich Co-Founder & Drummer, Metallica, San Francisco, USA

8:00 PM – 11:00 PM 

Party

Stay and connect over free flowing fine wines and an array of gourmet food to suit every tastebud accompanied by the sounds of Priya Ragu and DJs Dorian and Metval.

Dinner & Party
Priya Ragu Singer, Zurich, Switzerland

Fusing intercultural pop, hip-hop, and soul

Dinner & Party
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Bindella fine wines and food stands with vegan and vegetarian options hearten our sumptuous dinner spread for all.
DJ Dorian & DJ Matval, Zurich, Switzerland

Dropping heart-thumping electro-beats

Session 3

Create Value

There are leaders who get up purposefully each morning, to work on the realization of their dreams. They foster and implement radical innovation to save the planet, lift humanity to the next level of evolution, but also generate economic values.

In the third session we want to find out what drives these leaders, how they create value and question our own attitude in the regard.

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM 

Main Stage

Keynote

Roger Hallam Co-Founder, Extinction Rebellion, London, UK

Keynote

Raj Kapoor Chief Strategy Officer, Head of Business, Self-Driving, Lyft, San Francisco, USA

Keynote

Bodil Eriksson CEO, Volvo Car Mobility, Stockholm, Sweden

Keynote

Brian Spears Founder & CEO, New Age Meats, San Francisco, USA

Keynote

Rashik Parmar IBM Fellow & Vice President Technology – Europe, London, UK

Keynote

Arif Khan CEO and CO-founder, Alethea AI, Washington, USA

10:15 AM – 11:15 AM 

Tracks

In the tracks, leading academics and the forefront of business join forces to drive radical change in a range of fields.

Session 4

F@%# Efficiency

To achieve an economy that creates benefit for people, planet and profit; effective teams, methods and concepts are needed.

In the fourth session we provide a stage for experts who show concepts and tools that enable effective reasoning, allow for sustainable solutions and support the leadership of the implementation processes.

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 

Main Stage

Fireside Chat

Fireside chat by Mike Butcher Editor-at-Large, TechCrunch, London, UK

Brittany Kaiser Cambridge Analytica wistleblower & subject of Netflix Documentary “The Great Hack”, New York, USA

Keynote

Adrian Lobsiger Commissioner, Federal Data Protection and Information, Bern, Switzerland

Panel

Andreas Bernhardt Executive Advisor & Lead Coach, ESMT Berlin, Germany; Executive Coach INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France
Janina Kugel Chief Human Resources Officer, Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
Heiko Hutmacher Chief Human Resources Officer & Labor Director, Member of the Management Board, Metro AG, Dusseldorf, Germany
Giovanni Giuliani Group Head of Strategy, Innovation & Business Development, Zurich Insurance, Zurich, Switzerland

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Lunch

Session 5

Walk the Talk

Now that we have understood that radical change requires visions and entrepreneurial leaders who create added value for future generations with the appropriate concepts and instruments, we want to know how this can actually be implemented in day-to-day leadership work.

In the fifth session, we will gain insights into showcases that show us how to turn visions into reality, how to use tools and concepts, and how these companies can sustainably benefit people, planet and profit.

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM 

Main Stage

Keynote

Steve Elliott Head of Jira Align, Atlassian, Austin, USA

Keynote

Michele Molon Executive Vice President, Omni Channel and Commercial Operations,
Swarovski, Zurich, Switzerland

Panel

Hannah Wise News Anchor, CNN Money Switzerland, Zurich, Switzerland
Mike Hemphill Director for Academic Programming, Clinton Foundation, Little Rock, USA
Amy Wilkinson CEO & Founder, Ingenuity, San Francisco, USA
Charles A. O’Reilly Frank E. Buck Professor of Management Stanford University, Stanford, USA

Keynote

Larry Sanger Co-Founder, Wikipedia & Executive Director, Knowledge Standards Foundation, Ohio, USA

2:45 PM – 5:00 PM 

Tracks

In the tracks, leading academics and the forefront of business join forces to drive radical change in a range of fields.

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Cocktails / End of the Worldwebforum 2020

Subject to modifications

Venue

Stage One
Elias-Canetti-Strasse 146
8050 Zürich