SPEAKERS

#RS2019

Marc Appelhoff

Marc Appelhoff

CEO

Philip Reinckens

Philip Reinckens

Country Manager Germany

Anne Lemcke

Anne Lemcke

Co-Founder & CEO

Daniel Marx

Daniel Marx

Co-Founder & CEO

Anna Yona

Anna Yona

CEO & CO-Founder

Sebastian Borek

Sebastian Borek

Co-Founder & CEO

Dustin Figge

Dustin Figge

Co-Founder & CEO

Nico Gramenz

Nico Gramenz

CEO

Philipp Westermeyer

Philipp Westermeyer

Founder

Nora Breuker

Nora Breuker

Founder

Dr. Patrick Andrä

Dr. Patrick Andrä

Co-Founder & CEO

Tilman Kreuder

Tilman Kreuder

Mitgründer, Geschäftsführer

Stefan Peukert

Stefan Peukert

CEO & Founder

Johannes Scholl

Johannes Scholl

CEO & Co-Founder

Kerstin Eichmann

Kerstin Eichmann

Managing Director

Oliver Weimann

Oliver Weimann

Founder

Martina Yazgan

Martina Yazgan

Head of Marketing

Thomas Schöler

Thomas Schöler

Head OF Business Solutions

Michele Schmidt

Michele Schmidt

Co-Founder

Marc Eichborn

Marc Eichborn

CDO

Martha Kift

Martha Kift

Managing Partner

Berat Gider

Berat Gider

Projektmanager Venture Capital

Jonathan Natzel

Jonathan Natzel

Co-Founder

Christian Werling

Christian Werling

Head of Central Europe

Dr. Jorg Fedtke

Dr. Jorg Fedtke

Rechtsanwalt/Partner

Mirko Mollik

Mirko Mollik

Co-Founder

Maaike Tiedge

Maaike Tiedge

Head of int. Marketing & new markets

Daniel Krahn

Daniel Krahn

Co-Founder & CEO

Heiko Koepke

Heiko Koepke

CEO & Co-Founder

Prof. Dr. Stefan Tewes

Prof. Dr. Stefan Tewes

Co-Founder & COO

Dr. Reinhold Achatz

Dr. Reinhold Achatz

CTO

Nils Beckmann

Nils Beckmann

Co-Founder

Thomas Eiskirch

Thomas Eiskirch

Oberbürgermeister

Britta Julia Dombrowe

Britta Julia Dombrowe

Programme Lead Startup Activities

Initiativkreis Ruhr GmbH

Patrick Kitzinger

Patrick Kitzinger

Consultant

360 OPG

Fabian Jung

Fabian Jung

Head of Digital Transformation

Jennifer Busch

Jennifer Busch

Co-Founder

Henning Jaeger

Henning Jaeger

Rechtsanwalt/Partner

Prof. Dr. Michael Henke

Prof. Dr. Michael Henke

InHABER LEHRSTUHL UNTERNEHMENSLOGISTIK

Alexander Hüsing

Alexander Hüsing

Chefredakteur

Deutsche Startups

Christian Winter

Christian Winter

Managing Director

Paolo Pereira

Paolo Pereira

Product Manager

Minka Frackenpohl

Minka Frackenpohl

Head of workingwell Academy

Workingwell
Benedikt Brester

Benedikt Brester

Co-Founder

Matteo Große-Kampmann

Matteo Große-Kampmann

Co-Founder & CEO

Aware7

Janna Prager

Janna Prager

Co-Founder

Florian Engel

Florian Engel

Co-Founder

Dr. Axel T. Schulte

Dr. Axel T. Schulte

Abteilungsleiter Einkauf & Finanzen

Prof. Dr. Andreas Pinkwart

Prof. Dr. Andreas Pinkwart

Minister für Wirtschaft, Innovation, Digitalisierung und Energie des Landes NRW

Barbara Steffens

Barbara Steffens

Leiterin der Landesvertretung in NRW

Techniker Krankenkasse

Marcel Baldt

Marcel Baldt

freiberuflich / selbständig

Marcel Baldt | Digital Sales & Marketing Consulting

Stefan Dörpinghaus

Stefan Dörpinghaus

PROJECT MANAGER

Norbert Pohlmann

Norbert Pohlmann

Professor, Direktor

Melikshah Ünver

Melikshah Ünver

CEO

Jennifer Dungs

Jennifer Dungs

Strategic Investor

Vincent Beermann

Vincent Beermann

CO-FOUNDER

Carmen Radeck

Carmen Radeck

Founder/Chefredaktion

Wulf-Christian Ehrich

Wulf-Christian Ehrich

Stellv. Hauptgeschäftsführer

Dr. Laura Reder

Dr. Laura Reder

Research Consultant

Timm Langhorst

Timm Langhorst

Head of Marketing

Maja Brkljačić

Maja Brkljačić

Business Development Manager

Gökhan Akkamis

Gökhan Akkamis

Co-Founder

Dr. Christian Beckmann

Dr. Christian Beckmann

Rechtsanwalt

Meike Neitz

Meike Neitz

Founder/Inhaberin

Glenn Gassen

Glenn Gassen

Chief Orchestrator

Alexander Hüsers

Alexander Hüsers

CEO / Founder

Innomago GmbH

Julian Nöll

Julian Nöll

Founder/Host

Dr. Olaf Joeressen

Dr. Olaf Joeressen

Investment Manager

René Schumann

René Schumann

CEO

Bettina Stoob

Bettina Stoob

CEO & Founder

Fabian Post

Fabian Post

CEO & Founder

Gerrit Kremer

Gerrit Kremer

Co-Founder

Sven Schmidt

Sven Schmidt

Investor

Dr. Florian Kruse

Dr. Florian Kruse

CEO & Co-Founder

Dr. Adrian Fuchs

Dr. Adrian Fuchs

Transaction Manager

Tobias Post

Tobias Post

Co-Founder

Ansgar Kirchheim

Ansgar Kirchheim

Partner

Felix Schröder

Felix Schröder

Data Hub Koordinator

Dorothee Grobosch

Dorothee Grobosch

Director

Martin Kiel

Martin Kiel

Ideation ambassador

Phillipp Kemper

Phillipp Kemper

Gründer

Hannes Linnemannstöns

Hannes Linnemannstöns

Growth Hacker

Hendrik Lennarz Consulting
Guido Beck

Guido Beck

Founder & CEO

Christian Lüdtke

Christian Lüdtke

Coordinator for founders

 Marc Röbbecke

Marc Röbbecke

Projektmanagement/Marketing

Jasper Gruson

Jasper Gruson

Gründer

Philipp Sprenger

Philipp Sprenger

Founder/CEO

Darja Kramer

Darja Kramer

Innovation Coach

Angela Hermann

Angela Hermann

Project Consultant @Galius.org, im Auftrag der TK

Thorsten Reuter

Thorsten Reuter

CEO

Merle Munkel

Merle Munkel

Online Marketing Managerin

Felix Nensa

Felix Nensa

Leiter KI

Marc Weimer-Hablitzel

Marc Weimer-Hablitzel

Principal Data Innovation

Kai Bünseler

Kai Bünseler

Project coordinator

Sebastian Galla

Sebastian Galla

CEO & Co-Founder

Bastian Willers

Bastian Willers

Growth Hacker

Hendrik Lennarz Consulting

Stefan Weber

Stefan Weber

Startup Ecosystem Manager

Dr. Arndt Roller

Dr. Arndt Roller

Partner/CEO

Andreas Gailus

Andreas Gailus

Founder & CEO @Gailus.org, im Auftrag der TK

Dr. Alexander Goertz

Dr. Alexander Goertz

Associate Partner

Thomas Knaack

Thomas Knaack

CEO

Kert Kingo

Kert Kingo

Minister of Foreign Trade and Information Technology, Republic of Estonia

Philip Vospeter

Philip Vospeter

Head of Sales

Dr. Nico Peters

Dr. Nico Peters

Co-Founder & CEO

Sebastian Deutsch

Sebastian Deutsch

Co-Founder & CEO

Franziska Wetzel

Franziska Wetzel

Startup Partner Manager

Jens Busse

Jens Busse

Investment Manager

Willi Mannheims

Willi Mannheims

Managing Partner

Wolfgang Nestel

Wolfgang Nestel

Investment Manager

Lukas Bennemann

Lukas Bennemann

Partner

Eray Basar

Eray Basar

Co-Founder

Carsten Dolch

Carsten Dolch

Founder & CEO

Dr. Bernd Rolinck

Dr. Bernd Rolinck

Leiter Expertenteam Zukunftsbranchen und Start-ups

Thomas Müller

Thomas Müller

Co-Founder & CEO

Oliver Kuschel

Oliver Kuschel

Co-Founder & Portfolio Manager

Güncem Campagna

Güncem Campagna

Managing Director

Dirk Sander

Dirk Sander

Co-Founder & Programm Manager

Stefan Schulte

Stefan Schulte

Ressortleiter Wirtschaft WAZ

Yoram Wijngaarde

Yoram Wijngaarde

Founder and CEO

Maria Hertleif

Maria Hertleif

Strategy & Operations Manager

Robert Strube

Robert Strube

Projektmanager

Viktoriya Lebedynska

Viktoriya Lebedynska

Head of Education

Daniel Ullrich

Daniel Ullrich

Co-Founder

Tim Wirtz

Tim Wirtz

Deputy Head of Department Knowledge Discovery

Katharina Brinkhaus

Katharina Brinkhaus

Business Development Manager

Markus Rall

Markus Rall

Chairman

Tina Boes

Tina Boes

Co-Founder

Dr. Burkhard Maaß

Dr. Burkhard Maaß

Co-Founder & CEO

Andrés Risse

Andrés Risse

Co-Founder

Pascal Biesenbach

Pascal Biesenbach

Board

Lisa Hinzmann

Lisa Hinzmann

Marketing Manager

Ersin Üstün

Ersin Üstün

Project Lead

Dr. Christian Großmann

Dr. Christian Großmann

Co-Founder & CEO

Boris Kantzow

Boris Kantzow

Co-Founder

Benjamin Erhart

Benjamin Erhart

Partner

Christoph Bueth

Christoph Bueth

Head of Equity Finance

Marc Appelhoff

Marc Appelhoff

CEO

Home24
Philip Reinckens

Philip Reinckens

Country Manager Germany

Anne Lemcke

Anne Lemcke

Co-Founder & CEO

Ankerkraut
Daniel Marx

Daniel Marx

Co-Founder & CEO

Urlaubsguru
Anna Yona

Anna Yona

CEO & CO-Founder

Wildling
Sebastian Borek

Sebastian Borek

Co-Founder & CEO

foundersfoundation
Dustin Figge

Dustin Figge

Co-Founder & CEO

Homelike
Nico Gramenz

Nico Gramenz

CEO

factoryberlin
Philipp Westermeyer

Philipp Westermeyer

Founder

OMR
Nora Breuker

Nora Breuker

Co-Founder

RunawayRedhead
Dr. Patrick Andrä

Dr. Patrick Andrä

Co-Founder & CEO

hometogo

Tilman Kreuder

Tilman Kreuder

Mitgründer, Geschäftsführer

boep
Stefan Peukert

Stefan Peukert

CEO & Founder

MASTERPLAN
Johannes Scholl

Johannes Scholl

CEO & Co-Founder

Icaros
Kerstin Eichmann

Kerstin Eichmann

Managing Director

innohub
Oliver Weimann

Oliver Weimann

Founder

360 OPG
Martina Yazgan

Martina Yazgan

Head of Marketing

cognigy
Thomas Schöler

Thomas Schöler

Head OF Business Solutions

Salzgitter
Michele Schmidt

Michele Schmidt

Co-Founder

Marken von Morgen
Marc Eichborn

Marc Eichborn

CDO

BITMARCK
Christian Werling

Christian Werling

Head of Central Europe

ThoughtSpot
Martha Kift

Martha Kift

Managing Partner

Marken von Morgen
Berat Gider

Berat Gider

Projektmanager Venture Capital

NRW.BANK
Jonathan Natzel

Jonathan Natzel

Co-Founder

Weltenmacher
Dr. Jorg Fedtke

Dr. Jorg Fedtke

Rechtsanwalt/Partner

Husemann
Heiko Koepke

Heiko Koepke

CEO & Co-Founder

Physec
Mirko Mollik

Mirko Mollik

Co-Founder

TrustCerts
Maaike Tiedge

Maaike Tiedge

Head of int. Marketing & new markets

Wildling
Daniel Krahn

Daniel Krahn

Co-Founder & CEO

Urlaubsguru
Paolo Pereira

Paolo Pereira

Product Manager

d.velop
Prof. Dr. Stefan Tewes

Prof. Dr. Stefan Tewes

Co-Founder & COO

EC3L
Dr. Reinhold Achatz

Dr. Reinhold Achatz

CTO

Thyssenkrupp
Nils Beckmann

Nils Beckmann

Co-Founder

PitchAndGrow
Thomas Eiskirch

Thomas Eiskirch

Oberbürgermeister

Stadt Bochum
Britta Julia Dombrowe

Britta Julia Dombrowe

Programme Lead Startup Activities

Inititativkreis Ruhr
Patrick Kitzinger

Patrick Kitzinger

Consultant

360 OPG
Prof. Dr. Michael Henke

Prof. Dr. Michael Henke

Inhaber Lehrstuhl Unternehmenslogistik

Fraunhofer IML
Jennifer Busch

Jennifer Busch

Co-Founder

Climb
Henning Jaeger

Henning Jaeger

Rechtsanwalt/Partner

Husemann
Fabian Jung

Fabian Jung

Head of Digital Transformation

Siemens
Alexander Hüsing

Alexander Hüsing

Chefredakteur

Deutsche Startups
Christian Winter

Christian Winter

Managing Director

TEV
Florian Engel

Florian Engel

Co-Founder

Nachhaltigkeitswerkstatt
Minka Frackenpohl

Minka Frackenpohl

Head of workingwell Academy

workingwell
Benedikt Brester

Benedikt Brester

Co-Founder

ImpactHUB
Matteo Große-Kampmann

Matteo Große-Kampmann

Co-Founder & CEO

AWARE7
Janna Prager

Janna Prager

Co-Founder

ImpactHUB
Marcel Baldt

Marcel Baldt

Founder

Baldt
Dr. Axel T. Schulte

Dr. Axel T. Schulte

Abteilungsleiter Einkauf & Finanzen

Fraunhofer IML
Prof. Dr. Andreas Pinkwart

Prof. Dr. Andreas Pinkwart

Minister für Wirtschaft, Innovation, Digitalisierung und Energie des Landes NRW

MWIDE NRW
Barbara Steffens

Barbara Steffens

Leiterin der Landesvertretung in NRW

TK - Die Techniker
Vincent Beermann

Vincent Beermann

Co-Founder

Nachhaltigkeitswerkstatt
Stefan Dörpinghaus

Stefan Dörpinghaus

Project Manager

NRW.BANK
Norbert Pohlmann

Norbert Pohlmann

Professor, Direktor

ifis
Melikshah Ünver

Melikshah Ünver

CEO

Taledo
Alexander Hüsers

Alexander Hüsers

Founder & CEO

innomago
Dr. Christian Beckmann

Dr. Christian Beckmann

Rechtsanwalt

Haas und Partner
Carmen Radeck

Carmen Radeck

Founder/Chefredaktion

Ruhrgründer
Wulf-Christian Ehrich

Wulf-Christian Ehrich

Stellv. Hauptgeschäftsführer

IHK Dortmund
Dr. Laura Reder

Dr. Laura Reder

Research Consultant

ifis
Timm Langhorst

Timm Langhorst

Head of Marketing

Schülerhilfe
Maja Brkljačić

Maja Brkljačić

Business Development Manager

Algebra_LAB
Gökhan Akkamis

Gökhan Akkamis

Co-Founder

Juracus

Julian Nöll

Julian Nöll

Founder/Host

Meike Neitz

Meike Neitz

Founder & CEO

Zukunftsmanufaktur
Glenn Gassen

Glenn Gassen

Chief Orchestrator

Espoo Innovation Garden
Guido Beck

Guido Beck

Founder & CEO

BECK
Tobias Post

Tobias Post

Co-Founder

Notioncube
Dr. Olaf Joeressen

Dr. Olaf Joeressen

Investment Manager

HTGF
René Schumann

René Schumann

CEO

HOCHTIEF
Bettina Stoob

Bettina Stoob

CEO & Founder

Stoob
Fabian Post

Fabian Post

CEO & Founder

Prime Avenue
Gerrit Kremer

Gerrit Kremer

Co-Founder

Doppelpass
Sven Schmidt

Sven Schmidt

Investor

Maschinsucher
Dr. Florian Kruse

Dr. Florian Kruse

CEO & Co-Founder

Point8
Dr. Adrian Fuchs

Dr. Adrian Fuchs

Transaction Manager

fase
Philipp Sprenger

Philipp Sprenger

Founder & CEO

LederEngeneers
Ansgar Kirchheim

Ansgar Kirchheim

Partner

HTGF
Felix Schröder

Felix Schröder

Data Hub Koordinator

Gründerallianz
Dorothee Grobosch

Dorothee Grobosch

Director

KPMG
Sebastian Galla

Sebastian Galla

CEO & Co-Founder

brandeo
Phillipp Kemper

Phillipp Kemper

Co-Founder

FilChange
Hannes Linnemannstöns

Hannes Linnemannstöns

Growth Hacker

Hendrik Lennarz
Jennifer Dungs

Jennifer Dungs

Strategic Investor

InnoEnergy
Christian Lüdtke

Christian Lüdtke

Coordinator for founders

Gründerallianz
 Marc Röbbecke

Marc Röbbecke

Projektmanagement/Marketing

designmetropoleruhr
Jasper Gruson

Jasper Gruson

Gründer

FilChange
Angela Hermann

Angela Hermann

Project Consultant @Gailus.org, im Auftrag der TK

Darja Kramer

Darja Kramer

Innovation Coach

innogy innohub
Thorsten Reuter

Thorsten Reuter

CEO

Gründer Fonds Ruhr

Merle Munkel

Merle Munkel

Online Marketing Managerin

boep

Felix Nensa

Felix Nensa

Leiter KI

Universitätsklinik Essen

Marc Weimer-Hablitzel

Marc Weimer-Hablitzel

Principal Data Innovation

etventure

Kai Bünseler

Kai Bünseler

Project coordinator

Digitale Werkbank

Martin Kiel

Martin Kiel

Ideation ambassador

Digitale Werkbank

Bastian Willers

Bastian Willers

Growth Hacker

Hendrik Lennarz
Stefan Weber

Stefan Weber

Startup Ecosystem Manager

Arndt Roller

Arndt Roller

Partner/CEO

Andreas Gailus

Andreas Gailus

Founder & CEO @GAilus.org, im Auftrag der TK

Dr. Alexander Goertz

Dr. Alexander Goertz

Associate Partner

FlickGockeSchaumburg
Thomas Knaack

Thomas Knaack

CEO

Rotonda
Kert Kingo

Kert Kingo

Minister of Foreign Trade and Information Technology

Republic of Estonia
Philip Vospeter

Philip Vospeter

Head of Sales

Westphalia Datalab
Dr. Nico Peters

Dr. Nico Peters

Co-Founder & CEO

Compeon
Sebastian Deutsch

Sebastian Deutsch

Co-Founder & CEO

9Elements
Eray Basar

Eray Basar

Co-Founder

9Elements
Jens Busse

Jens Busse

Investment Manager

Evonik
Willi Mannheims

Willi Mannheims

Managing Partner

eCapital

Wolfgang Nestel

Wolfgang Nestel

Investment Manager

Evonik
Lukas Bennemann

Lukas Bennemann

Partner

Alstin
Franziska Wetzel

Franziska Wetzel

Startup Partner Manager

Carsten Dolch

Carsten Dolch

Founder & CEO

FoxBase
Dr. Bernd Rolinck

Dr. Bernd Rolinck

Leiter Expertenteam Zukunftsbranchen und Start-ups

Thomas Müller

Thomas Müller

Co-Founder & CEO

bee smart city

Oliver Kuschel

Oliver Kuschel

Co-Founder & Portfolio Manager

Güncem Campagna

Güncem Campagna

Managing Director

coding schule

Dirk Sander

Dirk Sander

Co-Founder & Programm Manager

Stefan Schulte

Stefan Schulte

Ressortleiter Wirtschaft WAZ

Yoram Wijngaarde

Yoram Wijngaarde

Founder and CEO

Maria Hertleif

Maria Hertleif

Strategy & Operations Manager

Robert Strube

Robert Strube

Projektmanager

industrial analytics

Viktoriya Lebedynska

Viktoriya Lebedynska

Head of Education

coding schule

Daniel Ullrich

Daniel Ullrich

Co-Founder

Teami
Tim Wirtz

Tim Wirtz

Deputy Head of Department Knowledge Discovery

Fraunhofer IAIS
Katharina Brinkhaus

Katharina Brinkhaus

Business Development Manager

Markus Rall

Markus Rall

Chairman

Tina Boes

Tina Boes

Co-Founder

Dr. Burkhard Maaß

Dr. Burkhard Maaß

Co-Founder & CEO

Andrés Risse

Andrés Risse

Co-Founder

Pascal Biesenbach

Pascal Biesenbach

Board

Klimaquartier Arrenberg
Lisa Hinzmann

Lisa Hinzmann

Marketing Manager

Ersin Üstün

Ersin Üstün

Project Lead

Dr. Christian Großmann

Dr. Christian Großmann

Co-Founder & CEO

Boris Kantzow

Boris Kantzow

Co-Founder

Benjamin Erhart

Benjamin Erhart

Partner

Christoph Bueth

Christoph Bueth

Head of Equity Finance

NRW.BANK