600Minutes Executive IT

New Digital Reality: Future Proofing with a Clear Digital Strategy- Embrace Change, Accelerate Transformation and Drive Innovation

November 18 - 26, 2021


About the Event

While a turbulent and tragic 2020 will usher IT leaders into uncertainty in 2021, one thing is crystal clear; 2021 will be a distinctly digital year. CIOs and IT decision makers will have the opportunity to emerge as the leaders shaping their company's agenda forward - working closely with C-suite colleagues, to create a customer-centric business model powered by modern technology platform, that can continuously adapt to the changes in the market.

As IT decision makers prepare for what’s next, the 600MINUTES EXECUTIVE IT, will aid in their journey with valuable learnings on reshaping business strategies for the new uncertainties, creating sustainable business models, modernize technology and enhance customer experience. Gain actionable insights to support your digital growth strategy in 2021.


Stefan Latuski

Bundesagentur für Arbeit

Jörg Hellwig

Chief Digital Officer
Lanxess AG

Peter Seidel

Lilium GmbH

Hima Mandali

SolarisBank AG

Stefan Würtemberger

Marabu GmbH & Co. KG

Carla Hustedt

Senior Project Lead - Ethics of Algorithms
Stiftung Mercator GmbH

Anja Lange

Moderator & Host
Lange Moderation

Andreas Hamprecht

CIO & Board Business Development
DB Regio

Featured Sessions

The Adaptive Digital Leader: 2021 Re-Emergence Plans - And Beyond
“Gartner study quotes that a majority of 69% of digital leaders have accelerated digital business as a response to COVID-19.”
Speakers: Stefan Latuski - Bundesagentur für Arbeit, Jörg Hellwig - Lanxess AG, Peter Seidel - Lilium GmbH, Hima Mandali - SolarisBank AG
Bridging the Cyber Security Knowledge Gap to Mitigate The Risk on Cyber Threats
Cyber risk is in one of the top 3 global business risks and it threatens the ability of an enterprise to succeed in a dynamic environment and meet their strategic business objectives. However, there is significant knowledge gap on cyber risk and security. Hear from Stefan, the award-winning CIO from Marabu as he shares how they coped with a major cyberattack. He will address the necessary steps and tips a company must take to prevent and take after being attacked by cyber-criminals.
Speaker: Stefan Würtemberger - Marabu GmbH & Co. KG
Harnessing the Power of Cutting-Edge Technologies to Accelerate the Digital Enterprise in 2021
Over the next five years, CIOs will embrace a variety of technologies. This interactive focused group discussion will explore three emerging technologies- AI, Data Analytics and IoT, that is most critical for staying competitive, growing the business, and taking advantage of new opportunities.
Speaker: Carla Hustedt - Stiftung Mercator GmbH
Event Themes

In Discussion

The Evolution of CIO from Tech Enabler to Digital Innovator

Future of Work ‘Hybrid’: Designing a Collaborative Remote Working Strategy and Driving Digital Productivity

Adapting to The New Ways in Which Customers Engage Your Business

CIO - CXO Collaboration: Fast-tracking your Enterprise-wide Digital Transformation Journey in 2021

Event Partners

Solution Providers

Spotlight Videos


TREND MICRO Deutschland GmbH
Akamai (DACH)


Agile IT Infrastructure: What needs to be changed to meet the needs of agile IT?
Emerging Technologies ecosystems: How AI, robotics, IoT and blockchain create value together
Facing the talent challenge: developing your organisation to become and remain appealing
Profiling the CIO of Tomorrow: The Future Path of a Digital Leader
Covid-19: Navigate with confidence through this crisis


Timo Salzsieder
Peter Seidel
Lilium GmbH
Kai Vogt
Vetter Pharma-Fertigung GmbH & Co. KG
Markus Maiwald
Vetter Pharma-Fertigung GmbH & Co. KG
Felix Wenzel
ERGO Versicherungsgruppe
Catalin Barbulescu
bofrost* Dienstleistungs GmbH & Co. KG