Speakers 2020

From Mars exploration to fighting the C-word to building digital platforms for the next generation: Our speakers are some of the the world’s most respected voices on multi-dimensional fronts. The common thread that unites these radical change agents, is their courageous leadership, the topic of our 8th annual meeting in 2020.

Worldwebforum speaker Lars Ulrich

Lars Ulrich

Co-Founder & Drummer, Metallica, San Francisco, USA

Janina Kugel

Chief Human Resources Officer, Siemens, Munich Germany
Worldwebforum speaker Rashik Parmar

Rashik Parmar

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

Pamela Munster

Professor, Department of Medicine (Hematology/Oncology), UCSF, San Francisco, USA
Worldwebforum speaker Carol Kauffman

Carol Kauffman

President: Coaching Psych; Harvard Faculty, Founder, Institute of Coaching, Lincoln, USA

Amar Hanspal

CEO, Bright Machines, San Francisco, USA

Charity Wanjiku

Co-Founder & COO, Strauss Energy Ltd., Nairobi, Kenya

Andy Schuon

Co-Founder & CEO, SPKR., Los Angeles, USA
Worldwebforum speaker Bharat Vasan

Bharat Vasan

CEO, Pax Labs, San Francisco, USA

Leanne Kemp

Founder & CEO, Everledger, London, UK
Worldwebforum speaker Stefan Ries

Stefan Ries

CHRO, SAP, Mannheim, Germany

Maria Giudice

Founder, Author, Coach, Hot Studio, San Francisco, USA
Worldwebforum speaker Blair Christie

Blair Christie

Board Member, Optiv & BMC Software, Washington DC, USA

Brian Spears

Founder & CEO, New Age Meats, San Francisco, CA, USA
Worldwebforum speaker Amy Wilkinson

Amy Wilkinson

CEO & Founder, Ingenuity, San Francisco, USA

Stefan Schwab

CEO, Enlighted Inc., Sunnyvale, USA
Worldwebforum speaker Bruce Gibney

Bruce Gibney

Writer & Venture Capitalist, San Francisco, USA

Ulrike Schaede

Professor of Japanese Business, University of California, San Diego, USA

Jan Fleischhauer

Journalist, Focus, Berlin, Germany

Helena Samsioe

CEO & Founder, Globhe Drones, Stockholm, Sweden

Jordan Noone

Co-Founder & CTO, Relativity, Playa Del Rey, USA

Shane Luke

Senior Director AI & Machine Learning, Nike, Portland, USA
Worldwebforum Speaker Victor Luo

Victor Luo

Principal Product Manager, Amazon Smart Home, Seattle, USA
Worldwebforum moderator Ole Tillmann

Ole Tillmann

Founder & CEO, Peak Creative Leadership, Berlin, Germany

Arif Khan

Chief Marketing Officer, SingularityNET, Washington DC, USA

Mike Hemphill

Director for Academic Programming, Clinton Foundation, Little Rock, USA
Worldwebforum speaker Charles A. O'reilly

Charles A. O’Reilly

Frank E. Buck Professor of Management Stanford University, Stanford, USA
Worldwebforum moderator Tama Vakeesan

Tama Vakeesan

Reporter, Nau, Zurich, Switzerland

Andreas Bernhardt

Executive Advisor & Lead Coach, ESMT Berlin, Germany; Executive Coach INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France

Ana Rold

CEO & Publisher, The Diplomatic Courier, Washington, USA
Worldwebforum speaker Steve Elliott

Steve Elliott

Head of Jira Align, Atlassian, Austin, USA

Michael Green

CEO, Canada Health Infoway, Toronto, Canada

Valentin Spiess

CEO, iArt, Basel, Switzerland
Worldwebforum speaker Ioannis Tarnanas

Ioannis Tarnanas

Chief Science Officer, Altoida, Zurich, Switzerland
Worldwebforum speaker Peter Riering Czekalla

Peter Riering-Czekalla

VP Product and Design, Molekule, San Francisco, USA

Francesco Iorio

Co-Founder & CEO, Augmenta, Toronto, Canada

German Ramirez

Co-Founder & Chief Relevance Officer, The Relevance House, Zug, Switzerland

Guy Janssens

Head of Sustainable and Responsible Investments, BNP Paribas Fortis Private Banking, Antwerpen, Belgium

Daniel Zimmermann

Partner, WilmerHale, Palo Alto, USA

Yan Beynon

President & Global Head of Digital,Siemens Healthineers, Basel, Switzerland
Worldwebforum speaker Chris Luebkeman

Chris Luebkeman

Fellow & Director for Global Foresight + Research + Innovation, Arup, San Francisco, USA

Jens Greve

CEO & Founder, YUVEDO, Berlin, Germany
Worldwebforum speaker Marco Tempest

Marco Tempest

Creative Technologist, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, USA

Bjørn Johansson

Chairman & CEO, Dr. Bjørn Johansson Associates, Zurich, Switzerland

Bodil Erikssonn

CEO, Volvo Car Mobility Stockholm, Sweden

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