The Digital Academy is a network for structured exchange of knowledge, experience, thought leadership, innovations and future trends to drive the digital transformation in Germany. Therefore, it was developed with a network of corporate partners and based on a framework provided by the leading international business school in Germany.
In recent years, the market environment of digitalization has changed significantly making it increasingly more difficult for companies to have a competitive advantage.
Porsche, Roche and Deutsche Bahn join forces to drive the Digital Transformation in Germany. These three market leading companies and the Digital Academy form the team in 2019.
The Digital Academy will cultivate a network of speakers from a diverse range of backgrounds and experiences. This means not only digital leaders but also speakers from the Mannheim Business School's global academic network. Speakers come from Harvard Business School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Groningen, Copenhagen Business School, Cranfield School of Management, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, ESSEC Business School and more. View full list.
Digital Transformation &
May 9th and 10th, 2019
Technology Innovation Bootcamp
June 4th and 5th, 2019
Customer Journey and Leading Digital
September 11th-13th, 2019
October, 7th-10th, 2019
CEO Eurowings, Group Board Lufthansa AG & Initiator of the Digital Academy
Dr. Daniela Ernestus
Mannheim Business School
Prof. Dr. Armin Heinzl
Initiator & Academic Director of the Digital Academy
Initiator & Industry Director of the Digital Academy
Prof. Dr. Jens Wüstemann
President of Mannheim Business School & Initiator of the Digital Academy
Driving Digital Transformation in Europe.