Be inspired by 20 world class keynote speakers

Meet top researchers, industry leaders and politicians at the High Tech Summit keynote sessions. You will get updated on the hot topics of digitization and bring home the newest trends and the most important knowledge.

Opening talks 2018

Opening speaker

Lars Løkke Rasmussen

Prime Minister

Opening speaker

Anders Overgaard Bjarklev

President of DTU

Opening speaker

Lars Holm

President of Polyteknisk Forening

Opening talks 2018

Opening speaker

Lars Løkke Rasmussen

Prime Minister

Opening speaker

Anders Overgaard Bjarklev

President of DTU

Opening speaker

Lars Holm

President of Polyteknisk Forening

Keynote speakers 2018

Keynote speaker

Jun Wang

How Digital DNA could improve your health

Dr., Founder and CEO of iCarbonX

Keynote speaker

Claus Klint

Digital transformation and new business models

Director of Internet of Things,
IBM Denmark

Keynote speaker

Kim Vejlby Hansen

Digital transformation and new business models

CEO, FOSS

Keynote speaker

Marianne Dahl Steensen

Emerging technologies with a human touch – societal impacts of digitalization

CEO, Microsoft Danmark

Keynote speaker

Thomas Madsen-Mygdal

Emerging technologies with a human touch – societal impacts of digitalization

Co-founder and CEO Twentythree

Keynote speaker

Hanne Søndergaard

The role of Business and Digital Technologies in meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

CMO, EVP of Marketing & Innovation, Arla Foods

Keynote speaker

Claus Crone Fuglsang

The role of Business and Digital Technologies in meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Senior Vice President, Novozymes A/S

Keynote speakers 2018

Keynote speaker

Jun Wang

How Digital DNA could improve your health

Dr., Founder and CEO of iCarbonX

Keynote speaker

Claus Klint

Digital transformation and new business models

Director of Internet of Things,
IBM Denmark

Keynote speaker

Kim Vejlby Hansen

Digital transformation and new business models

CEO, FOSS

Keynote speaker

Marianne Dahl Steensen

Emerging technologies with a human touch – societal impacts of digitalization

CEO, Microsoft Danmark

Keynote speaker

Thomas Madsen-Mygdal

Emerging technologies with a human touch – societal impacts of digitalization

Co-founder and CEO Twentythree

Keynote speaker

Hanne Søndergaard

The role of Business and Digital Technologies in meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

CMO, EVP of Marketing & Innovation, Arla Foods

Keynote speaker

Claus Crone Fuglsang

The role of Business and Digital Technologies in meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Senior Vice President, Novozymes A/S

Entrepreneurship speakers 2018

Entrepreneurship

Ken Singer

Entrepreneurship and digital transformation as driving forces for growth and job creation

Managing Director,
Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology, UC Berkeley

Entrepreneurship

Jens Maagøe

Entrepreneurship and digital transformation as driving forces for growth and job creation

CTO & Associate Vice President, NNIT

Entrepreneurship

Sune Stilling

Entrepreneurship and digital transformation as driving forces for growth and job creation

Head of Growth, Maersk Group

Entrepreneurship

Marianne Thellersen

Entrepreneurship and digital transformation as driving forces for growth and job creation

Senior Vice President, Innovation and Entreprenuership, DTU

Entrepreneurship speakers 2018

Entrepreneurship

Ken Singer

Entrepreneurship and digital transformation as driving forces for growth and job creation

Managing Director,
Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology, UC Berkeley

Entrepreneurship

Jens Maagøe

Entrepreneurship and digital transformation as driving forces for growth and job creation

CTO & Associate Vice President, NNIT

Entrepreneurship

Sune Stilling

Entrepreneurship and digital transformation as driving forces for growth and job creation

Head of Growth, Maersk Group

Entrepreneurship

Marianne Thellersen

Entrepreneurship and digital transformation as driving forces for growth and job creation

Senior Vice President, Innovation and Entreprenuership, DTU

Debaters 2018

Debater

Tommy Ahlers

Technology Empowering People – Final Debate

Minister for Higher Education and Science

Debater

Anders Overgaard Bjarklev

Technology Empowering People – Final Debate

President of DTU

Debater

Peter Høngaard Andersen

Technology Empowering People – Final Debate

Director, Innovation Fund Denmark

Debater

Eva Berneke

Digital transformation and new business models

CEO, KMD

Debater

Lars Frelle-Petersen

Technology Empowering People – Final Debate

Director, DI Digital, Confederation of Danish

Debater

Mike van der Poel

Technology Empowering People – Final Debate

Senior Director, R&D and New Business Ventures, 3Shape

Get to know our past speakers

We welcome some of the most relevant people in the Danish industry to talk at High Tech Summit.

Get to know our past speakers below.

Opening Talks from 2017

Opening speaker

Søren Pind - High Tech Summit

Søren Pind

Former Minister for Higher Education and Science.

Opening speaker

Anders Overgaard Bjarklev - High Tech Summit

Anders Overgaard Bjarklev

President of DTU.

Opening speaker

Mette Bybjerg Brock - High Tech Summit

Mette Bybjerg Brock

Former Chairman of Polyteknisk Forening.

Keynotes speakers from 2017

Keynote speaker

Jan Madsen - High Tech Summit

Jan Madsen

Professor, Deputy Director,
DTU Compute.

“Future Trends, Disruption and Digitalization”

DTU - High Tech Summit

Keynote speaker

Laila Pawlak - High Tech Summit

Laila Pawlak

Co-Founder & CEO,
SingularityU Denmark

“Navigating an exponential world“

SingularityU Denmark - High Tech Summit

Keynote speaker

Kim Escherich - High Tech Summit

Kim Escherich

IoT Innovation Architect,
IBM Denmark

”Eat data – how digitization is changing the food chain”

IBM - High Tech Summit

Keynote speaker

Eva Berneke - High Tech Summit

Eva Berneke

CEO, KMD A/S

”What’s next in Nordic Digitization”

KMD - High Tech Summit

Keynote speaker

Sophie Hæstorp Andersen - High Tech Summit

Sophie Hæstorp Andersen

Chairman of the Regional Council, Capital Region of Denmark

”Global challenges – regional approaches to innovation and tech cooperation”

Keynote speaker

claus Klint - High Tech Summit

Claus Klint

Director of Internet of Things,
IBM Denmark

”Internet of Things and IBM Watson”

IBM - High Tech Summit

Keynote speaker

Katja Hofmann - High Tech Summit

Katja Hofmann

Researcher, Microsoft

”Augmenting Experimentation: How Minecraft helps Solve the next AI challenge”

Microsoft - High Tech Summit

Keynote speaker

Prof. Dr. Dieter Wegener - High Tech Summit

Prof. Dr. Dieter Wegener

Siemens AG, Corporate Technology and ZVEI (German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association)

“Industrie 4.0“ – how digitization revolutionizes the production chain”

Siemens - High Tech Summit

Startups speakers from 2017

Startup speaker

Jacob Svagin - High Tech Summit

Jacob Svagin

Startup advisor, Skylab DTU.

Startup speaker

Liva Echwald-Tijsen - High Tech Summit

Liva Echwald-Tijsen

Founder of Træd Frem and teaching in Business Concept Innovation at DTU.

Startup speaker

Nicolaj Højer Nielsen - High Tech Summit

Nicolaj Højer Nielsen

Serial Entrepreneur and Business Angel.

Startup speaker

Christopher James Lüscher - High Tech Summit

Christopher James Lüscher

CTO at ACT.Global and CEO at reACT.Global.

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