Insights: German Tech and Covid-19
Name: Insights: German Tech and Covid-19
Date: November 12, 2020
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
Registration: Register Now
Join our panel discussion to learn how our member companies are leveraging innovative technology solutions to mitigate Covid-19 risks. We will hear best case practices covering diverse topics such contact tracing, touchless and safe work environments and the technological impact on the future of the work place.
Meet the Panelists:
PANELIST Mehdi Betanfous, Managing Director, KINEXON In 2016, Mehdi led the expansion of KINEXON from Europe into North America. Since then, he has driven the business to position itself as a sports and industrial technology leader – most recently leading the launch of KINEXON SafeZone, a contact warning and contact tracing solution to combat the spread of COVID-19. Prior to joining KINEXON, Mehdi held various senior positions in consulting, private equity and senior management.
PANELIST Roy von der Locht, COO, HMO AG Roy is a serial entrepreneur and currently chairman of HMO AG, a service provider for digital health - most recently developing two Covid-19 solutions to help organizations continue their operations during the pandemic. Prior to that, he was the CEO of two publicly traded organizations and has founded his own software company, which was later sold.
MODERATOR Dietmar Rieg, President & CEO, GACC New York Dietmar Rieg has served as President and CEO of the German American Chamber of Commerce (GACC) in New York since July 2013. Prior to joining the GACC New York, he held numerous senior positions with BayernLB in New York since 1991. From 2006 to 2008, he shifted to the bank's headquarters in Munich, where he was responsible for the corporate banking business in multiple industries, including energy and telecommunications. Dietmar Rieg returned to New York in 2008 to take the position of General Manager of Bayern LB's New York office.