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Carsten Linz

Global Head of Center for Digital Leadership, SAP

Dr. Carsten Linz is an entrepreneurial leader with more than 20years of business experience and a proven record of accomplishment for driving innovation, growth, and transformation. As the Business Development Officer at SAP SE, he repeatedly leads the build-up and scale-out of new businesses. In his role as Global Head of the Center for Digital Leadership, Linz acts as an advisor to other CIOs and C-level executives by highlighting next-generation digital innovation and transformation approaches. He also serves as advisory board member, coaches CEOs of fast-growing companies, and is an active member of the investment committee of Europe’s largest seed stage fund. As senior lecturer, he teaches in executive education programs at top-ranked business schools, publishes books and articles in renowned journals, and is a sought-after keynote speaker. He supports social innovators as advisory board member of Social Impact Berlin.

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Today, every company is evolving into a technology company: digital data surrounds us–often in such large amounts that its full potential is hidden or too complex to reach. Luckily, CIOs have the instruments in their hands to pave new ways for doing business. Cloud computing, hyperconnectivity, in-memory computing and smart sensors put data-driven insight and...