DIGICON 2016On December 1st, 2016, the Digital World Convention (DIGICON) 2016 took place in Munich. The overarching theme of the event was „Create – Future – Together“ – renowned speakers from Siemens, Allianz or Cisco, as well as Nunatak Managing Partner Rupert Schäfer, talked about digitization and how the different industries are planning to shape their digital future.
The presentations were followed by a pitch battle during which eight companies in the two categories „Large companies“ and „SMEs” were competing for the Munich Digital Innovation Award.
Large companies: Allianz-Philips Health Motivator (Allianz Worldwide Partners), Future Analytics – Fabrication of Synthetic Data (Deutsche Telekom AG), Generali Vitality (Generali) and Circuit: Digital Workplace – Smart Enterprise Collaboration (Unify).
SMEs: Clevercity Real Time on-street parking space management (Cleverciti Systems GmbH), TAWNY PROJECT (HYVE AG), From heaven to the tracks – the on-board autonomous train collision warning system (Intelligence on Wheels (IoW) GmbH), Positioner (Virality GmbH).
The jury was made up of Ralf Schneider (Allianz), Lothar Bormann (Siemens AG), Johannes Martens (ThinxNet), Rupert Schäfer (The Nunatak Group) Dominik Wichmann (DLD Media), Michael Zaddach (Flughafen München).
After all of the participants had completed their three-minute pitches, Cleverciti Systems GmbH was selected as the winner of the Digital Innovation Award 2016.
In the course of the event the first day of sale of the new print magazine DIGITALE WELT was celebrated.
For more pictures see: http://digitaleweltmagazin.de/2016/12/02/bildergalerie-digitale-welt-convention-2016/