Keynote – Market and paradigm shifts in data & AI

Carsten and Alex present recent developments and market changes that significantly increase the benefits of Data & AI for organizations. Playtime is over – so organizations need to think Data & AI end-to-end from strategic considerations to operational implementation and address not only technological but, above all, the important functional and organizational crunch points to deliver value with AI.


Alexander Thamm, Founder and CEO | Alexander Thamm 

Alexander Thamm is founder, CEO and pioneer in the field of Data and AI. His mission is to generate real added value from data and to restore Germany’s and Europe’s international competitiveness. He is a founding member of the German AI Association, a wanted keynote speaker, and author of numerous publications. In 2012 he founded [at], the first data science consultancy in Germany. Today, the company is one of the leading Data and AI consultancies in the German-speaking region.

Dr. Carsten Bange, Founder & CEO | BARC 

Dr. Carsten Bange is the founder and managing director of the Business Application Research Center (BARC) Carsten is one of the leading experts in the successful implementation of information technology for business intelligence and data management within the framework of the transformation to data-driven companies. As a neutral market observer for years, he has been the coach and strategy consultant for companies of the most varied industries and sizes, frequent speaker at conferences and seminars and the author of numerous industry publications and market studies.