This year’s speakers, all hailing from the Netherlands, are quintessential changemakers. During the Awards evening they will talk about their experiences as a digital change-maker.
Pieter Elbers, president and CEO of KLM since 2014, will discuss the digital transformation currently in full swing at the successful airline. “The outside world is in the throes of radical change and KLM needs to keep up.” The translation of digital technologies into improved services and smarter processes has been one of the main factors in KLM’s success over the past decade, despite the fierce competition in the aviation sector. At the heart of this approach has been a digital transformation which supports KLM in the airline’s efforts to be a better company for its customers and employees.
TomTomPeter Frans Pauwels is one of the founders of TomTom, a Dutch company which has grown from a start-up to a global technology giant. TomTom designs and develops innovative navigation products, software and services that underpin hundreds of millions of applications worldwide. They include leading location-based mapping technologies, built-in navigation solutions for cars, navigation systems and apps, and the most advanced telematics fleet management and connected car services.
TomTom shapes the future by combining R&D expertise with organizational and technology partnerships. It is a leader in autonomous driving, smart mobility and smarter cities. Pauwels will discuss all this and more in detail.
Delft HyperloopThe concept of a hyperloop is simple: a capsule moves through a vacuum tube at great speed. This concept was introduced by SpaceX, Elon Musk’s space travel company, which organizes the Hyperloop Pod Competition every year. Delft Hyperloop won the first competition and finished second this year. A representative will talk about the company’s innovation drive and many adventures.
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