This is a session at Paris, 10 – 12 April 2019

All speakers and sessions here:

Exponential Times: How Axel Springer Transformed For The Platform Economy

  1. Exponential Times – Why it is so relevant to understand the fundamentals
  2. Platform Economy – The new era hits all of us
  3. Axel Springer Case – A fundamental transformation that lead to 80% Digital Group Ebit
  4. Corporate Best Practices – How to create real value behind the usual Innovation Theater
Sebastian Herzog

Senior VP at hy by Axel Springer

Sebastian Herzog is Senior Vice President at hy – the Axel Springer ecosystem firm. Prior to hy, he initiated and built the Lufthansa Innovation Hub GmbH in Berlin, where he pursued intensive collaboration with startups, developing creative and innovative travel-products. His former positions at Lufthansa include those of the Executive Assistant to the CEO of Lufthansa and Manager for Market & Fleet Development.
Sebastian has spearheaded numerous internal innovation initiatives.

Having founded his own company, Sebastian constantly moves between the corporate culture and the startup spirit. Additionally, he is a startup mentor; a speaker and a panellist at various events related to corporate innovation.