Panel discussion on “Global digitalisation – Harnessing the potential for growth and employment”
In the run-up to the G20 Digital Ministers Meeting, the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy organised a G20 Multi Stakeholder Conference on 6 April 2017 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Three panel discussions brought together high-ranking international experts from the fields of politics, business, and civil society. This panel discussion provided fresh ideas on how we can better harness the potential of global digitalisation for growth and employment.
On the panel: Dr. Hannes Ametsreiter, CEO Vodafone Deutschland; Stephanie Bschorr, President Association of German Women Entrepreneurs; Prof. Dieter Gorny, Special Advisor for Creative and Digital Economy to the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Germany; Annette Kroeber-Riel, Senior Director of Public Policy & Government Relations for Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Central Eastern Europe, Google; Matthias Machnig, State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Germany; Constantijn van Oranje, Special Adviser of Vice-President Ansip on Internet Governance and the Digital Single Market, The Netherlands; Blanca Treviño, President and CEO Softtek, Mexico.