Xapix at the Platform Economy Summit 2019


We’re beyond excited to announce that we’ve partnered with KNect365 around the upcoming Platform Economy Summit 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany!

We will be supporting the summit with a dedicated session on platform business models in mobility. Our co-founder and CEO Christian Umbach has shared some thoughts around possibilities and challenges in the mobility sector. Check out his blog post here.

The event will be taking place between September 16-19 and is the world’s largest on the platform economy, helping existing organisations drive new growth and value from platform and ecosystem strategies. 

Attendees can join 500+ senior corporate decision makers, entrepreneurs, investors and government policy makers from the most important and innovative organisations in Europe and beyond.

The summit agenda is focused on:

  • how digitalisation and platform business models are impacting business and society

  • how corporate and government leaders, investors, policy makers and entrepreneurs can best respond, in order to stimulate new growth, value and productivity

  • how leaders can dramatically enhance their innovation and growth strategies

The speaker line-up at Europe’s leading event on business mode transformation includes:

  • Mariya Gabriel – Commissioner, Digital Economy & Society – European Union

  • Markus Pertlwiesser – Chief Digital Officer – Deutsche Bank

  • Uli Huener – Chief Innovation Officer – EnbW

  • Ulrich Faisst – Chief Transformation Officer – Trumpf

  • Eric Chaniot – Chief Digital Officer & Senior Vice President – Michelin

  • Markus Fuhrmann – Delivery Hero Co-Founder & Investor

  • Daniel Krauss – Co-Founder – FlixMobility

  • Gunnar Froh – CEO & Founder – Wunder Mobility

  • Marshall van Alstyne – Professor – MIT IDE

  • Sangeet Paul Choudary – Co-Author – Platform Revolution

  • Jacques Bughin – Senior Partner & Director – McKinsey & Company

  • Prof Annabelle Gawer – Author – The Business of Platforms

For the readers of our blog we have a special offer to make it easier to join Xapix and other innovators in the space in Frankfurt. Visit https://bit.ly/2YMfPh2 and sign up for a ticket with the code FKN2662XAPW to get 10% off the original ticket price.

Marcel Thiemann