600Minutes Future Enterprise IT

Futureproofing SMEs in the Digital Age : Synergising Business, Technology and Digital Experience

Speed is the new currency of business. The pandemic presents a seismic shift especially for SMEs to embark and accelerates digital transformation efforts, as this undoubtably play a centre stage role for a successful recovery.

600Minutes Future Enterprise IT is an immersive virtual event that brings together leading German Middlestand business leaders to share competitive insights and discuss cutting edge innovations used to improved business operations & process to drive long term success. Join us and learn how to drive a strategic approach to digital opportunities in your organisations, from a use case perspective and interactive discussion format!


Speakers & Chairperson

Johann Hofmann

Head ValueFacturing, Machine Factory Reinhausen
MR Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen GmbH

Thomas Staab

Director IT and Digitization
RLE INTERNATIONAL Produkt- entwicklungsgesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung

Christian Batz

VP Digital
igus GmbH

Alexander Strobl

Head of Digital Transformation IT
J. Wagner GmbH

Carsten Stockmann

SHE Informationstechnologie AG

Markus Steil

Leiter Professional Services Software Solutions
SHE Informationstechnologie AG

Torsten Flegel

Head of IT
Saxoprint GmbH

Mark Poepperl

Head of IT
Weser Metall Umformtechnik GmbH

Radek Stolar

Head of IT strategy & BDM department
Rittal GmbH & Co. KG

Peter Bruhn

Senior Digital Advisor / Vice President Digital Transformation

Michael Batschon

IT project manager & team leader test automation
Saxoprint GmbH

Uwe Kloss

Head of Digital Engineering
RLE INTERNATIONAL Produkt- entwicklungsgesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung
Event Themes

In Discussion

TURNING UNCERTAINTY INTO OPPORTUNITY - The Digital Led Recovery Towards the “New Normal”

INFORMATION SECURITY - Process-oriented handling of security gaps

IMPROVE YOUR DATA CULTURE - Creating a Data- Driven Enterprise

ETHICAL TECHNOLOGY & TRUST - Applying companies’ values to technology, people and processes

AUTOMATION STRATEGY - A collaborative approach for Intelligent automation for enterprise integration and process efficiency

Event Partners

Solution Providers


The medium-sized business sector seems to be the black sheep of digitization - What's the current situation?
Digital Transformation - Optimization of existing structures
Why IoT is necessary for growth in your company
When is Cloud worth it? - Ensuring the desired quality
Midsize Companies as engine of the German economy - what, how, where & when?

Speakers & Chairperson

Johann Hofmann
MR Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen GmbH
Hermann Huber
Hubert Burda Media KG
Christoph Langehenke
VOIT Automotive GmbH
Alexander Strobl
J. Wagner GmbH
Eric Nehrbass
NKT GmbH & Co. KG
Peter Kirst
Code42 Software GmbH
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IT Deep Dive: Exploring The Quantum Leap In IT

Today’s business systems require the robust extension of IT to reach economies of scale and meet insatiable demand from both consumers and enterprises. As a result, the role of IT has evolved to become more aligned with business objectives, breaking old IT habits. New age IT players are expected to deliver efficient adaptation in favor of the promise of existing and emerging technologies such as blockchain, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), and more. Our latest Global Trend Report – IT Deep Dive, aims to reveal more significant insights and uncover how IT leaders are tackling the connected and data-centric ecosystem. Download the report to find out the shifting investment priorities of IT leaders.

The following are the report key takeaways:

More CIOs and IT practitioners are turning to RPA that is fast leading the way for businesses to: reduce costly manual processes, eliminate tedious tasks, automate high volume processes and manage rule-based tasks.
Virtual Assistants and Intelligent Agents are becoming the preferred choices and are already turning heads of 45% of surveyed respondents.
While implementation is still low at only 19% are in production, we can expect it to grow in the upcoming years as blockchain and distributed ledger technology continue to mature and are already on the radar of 38% of surveyed respondents.
With 5G network technology, the role of IT will be even more paramount to organizations in order to facilitate the scale of use of existing network architectures and next-generation technologies including other Edge-to-Edge capabilities.  
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