A customized program of impressive speakers, curated content and targeted networking and matchmaking in a highly inspiring format ensure powerful impact for all our guests.
Connecting People – Sharing Moments
THURSDAY OCTOBER 7, 2021 - INVITE ONLY EVENT
Our exclusive boutique event platform for members from our network of leaders, entrepreneurs, business influencers and other visionaries. CURAZE picks special locations for the Night Talks – throughout Germany and beyond. A customized program of impressive speakers, curated content and targeted networking and matchmaking in a highly inspiring format ensure powerful impact for all our guests.
Kamales is a bold and strategic thinker in digital and business transformation. She combines over 21 years of deep cross-industry experience with the latest digital and technology solutions. Kamales is listed in the “Top 10 Global Influencers & Thought Leaders in Digital Transformation” (Thinkers360). She often says, 'technology is not a silver bullet solution, a clear value proposition should drive any transformation effort'. This approach resonates well with many business leaders and has helped her stand out in the digital space. Since establishing Lardi & Partner Consulting GmbH in 2012, Kamales has advised many multinational companies across various industries in Europe, Asia and Africa.
Kamales believes in the transformative impact of emerging technologies. She has developed deep knowledge and practical experience in a range of emerging technology solutions, such as blockchain, AI, virtual and augmented reality, 3D-printing, IoT and sensor technologies, and robotics process automation among others. Kamales is a Teaching Fellow and Chairperson of the MBA Advisory Board at Durham University Business School, and she was recently appointed Chair of the FORBES Business Council Women Executives. She is a dynamic and influential speaker and presents regularly at corporate and industry conferences.
Katharina Gehra CEO & Co-Founder of Immutable Insight
Katharina Gehra belongs to the “Top 40 under 40” - a ranking by the German business magazine Capital. Furthermore, Katharina Gehra has been nominated as expert on the subject of blockchain for parliamentary hearings at the German Bundestag.
Katharina Gehra is the Co-Founder of Immutable Insight, an innovative German start-up that delivers 100% reliable insights on blockchain in real time for traders and investors and a new era of advanced compliance. She is also a supervisory board member at the Fürstlich Castell'sche Bank and Börse Stuttgart. She uses her entrepreneurial passion as an active early stage investor. Previously she has been the CEO of Interritus Limited and a supervisory board member at Kommunalkredit Austria AG. Before her career in the private equity industry, she worked as a Project Leader at The Boston Consulting Group and Commerzbank AG. She holds a MSc in International Political Economy from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Sophie Blum Managing Partner Sparkalis & Chief Marketing Officer Puratos
In her role, as Chief Marketing Officer, Sophie is leading strategic marketing for Puratos around the world with a focus on further accelerating the company’s digital transformation. Sophie leverages her tech experience to contribute creating innovative data-driven business solutions with the aim of democratizing access to cutting-edge AI solutions. Her vision is to drive inclusion and ensure all can participate into the unprecedented exponential data economy. During her career, Sophie held local, regional and global business leadership positions in Procter& Gamble for a portfolio of brands and global business units. She has been the architect of P&G’s successful business establishment in Israel during her 10-year tenure as CEO. In her last role as Vice President, Global Innovation & Brand Building, and Europe CMO for Procter & Gamble, Sophie has led Global Brand Building reinvention and the digital transformation of the European business. Sophie has been a mentor and advisory board member of start-ups for the last 15 years, some of which are now global leaders. Sophie is now Managing Partner of Sparkalis, Puratos newly created Foodtech venture, combining investment and incubation for startups and small size businesses. Sophie is also a lecturer, specializing in strategy, leadership and innovation. Named as one of the Women to watch 2018 by Ad Age Europe, Sophie has received few business recognitions in the last years among which Top 100 most influential people in Switzerland, Top50 Most Influential Business Leaders in Israel. Sophie is determined to build a more equal and inclusive future. Sophie is actively involved with several women in Tech networks to eradicate gender disparities in high-tech industries and startups by engaging, educating and empowering women who are passionate about technology.
Daniel Dippold Founder & President Sigma Squared Society
Daniel is a serial entrepreneur. He has founded Emoti, a business which measured emotional intelligence based on sound waves (acquired in 2017), and Unlimitix. He is furthermore the founder of Sigma Squared Society e.V , the world's largest youth entrepreneurship network represented in over 40 countries supporting Daniel is an entrepreneur with a deep passion for tech and community building. He’s built NEWNOW, a dual-generation tech product builder, EWOR, a European entrepreneurship school, Emoti (tech acquired), and the non-profit Sigma Squared Society e.V. the world's largest youth entrepreneurship network represented in over 40 countries supporting 1000 global entrepreneurs, over 10 of which have built unicorn companies to date.
Tino Krause Country Director DACH, Facebook
Since February 2019, Tino Krause has been serving as Facebook’s Country Director DACH, heading the company's business development in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. With more than 15 years of experience in leading media agencies and companies, he is considered one of the most renowned experts and representatives of the marketing industry in these countries. Prior to joining Facebook, Tino Krause was CEO at MediaCom, Germany's biggest media agency, overseeing the strategic development of the company and driving customer expansion. From 2013 to 2017, he was at the media agency Wavemaker (formerly MEC), with which he first served as COO before being appointed CEO in 2016. Previously, Tino Krause gained many years of experience in the corporate sector, serving in different senior management positions in Germany and abroad: He spent almost five years at Telefónica in Madrid, and quickly took over the role of Head of Media & CRM Communication. Before that, he worked for Audi and was in charge of the national media management.
Remy Lazarovici Senior Vice President Sales EMEA, Celonis
Remy Lazarovici is Senior Vice President for Sales EMEA at Celonis, the global leader in Execution Management. After studying mathematics with Alexander Rinke at the Technische Universität München, he was Celonis’ first permanent employee back in 2012.
After multiple positions and roles within the company, Remy lives by the Celonis values and strongly believes that every company can unlock their full execution capacity thanks to the Execution Management System.