Erik Meijer | Strategy Gpm, Group Innovation
Deutsche Telekom Ag | Germany

Erik Meijer, Strategy Gpm, Group Innovation, Deutsche Telekom Ag

At Deutsche Telekom’s Board Area Technology & Innovation, Erik Meijer is responsible for digital transformation for the global Service Delivery Platform (SDP); at the heart of Deutsche Telekom’s new ‘Easy to Partner’ and ‘Un-Carrier’ Strategies.

Furthermore, he is in involved in rolling out the group wide Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning efforts; which are ranging from hybrid bots for customer service to decision strategies for e.g. Customer Finance and Revenue Management.

He started his career in a high-profile MIT start-up, followed by two Consulting-IT mergers, subsequently founded his own company with delivery of multi-year high profile projects for global clients in EMEA, Asia and US, before joining Deutsche Telekom.

Erik is an active supporter of TED, TMFORUM and guest lecturer at IMD Business School in Lausanne.

He holds a BA and MSc, completed with education at IMD, Harvard, MIT, CEIBS and in Finance. He is fluent in four languages.

Appearances:



Day One @ 09:50

Opening Keynote Panel – A vision for tomorrow: Digital transformation for 2020 and beyond

With the advent of 5G and proliferation of IoT devices, the telecoms industry is at a turning point. Businesses and industries are impacted by digitalisation, driven by faster connectivity and higher bandwidth services as the crucial backbone.
  • Tapping into AI, big data, IoT – What new opportunities do they present in diversifying revenue streams and creating better products and experiences for customers?
  • How are operators leveraging on new hardware and software to achieve long-term efficiency gains and greater flexibility?
  • How are operators planning to overcome the challenge of legacy IT platforms and architecture to build digital capabilities?
  • Future gazing: What is your vision for the post-2020 landscape?

Day Two @ 09:00

Embracing a new wave of digitalisation: Deutsche Telekom’s journey

  • What are major steps that Deutsche Telekom has taken into digitalisation?o Transformation into a platform business modelo Challenges of digitalisation and how to overcome them?
  • How has Deutsche Telekom tapped into new technologies?o Application of AI, machine learning, blockchain technologies
  • Building an agile and innovative culture – What are the new ways to foster this culture
last published: 14/Dec/18 03:35 GMT

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