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Speakers at Realize LIVE Europe

JUNE 30 - JULY 2 | AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS

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Siemens 2025 Speaker Program

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Calling all technical experts and visionaries: Siemens wants you to speak at the digital transformation event of the year. Whether you’re sharing technical tips or product demos, industry insights or your digital twin story, there’s a spot for you on stage at Realize LIVE 2025.

2024 Main stage presenters

The 2024 main stage featured leaders who are transforming their industries and will transform the way you think about your own.

Hear perspectives that will help you reframe your challenges, discover the right solutions and accelerate your digital future.

Executive VP of Global Sales and Customer Success Bob Jones
Siemens Digital Industries Software

Robert Jones - EVP of Global Sales and Customer Success

Bob is the Executive Vice President, Global Sales and Customer Success for Siemens Digital Industries Software. He and his team are responsible for the company’s global sales, customer success and service delivery. 

Executive VP of Global Sales and Customer Success Bob Jones
Siemens Digital Industries Software

Robert Jones - EVP of Global Sales and Customer Success

Bob is the Executive Vice President, Global Sales and Customer Success for Siemens Digital Industries Software. He and his team are responsible for the company’s global sales, customer success and service delivery. 

Executive VP of Global Sales and Customer Success Bob Jones
Siemens Digital Industries Software

Robert Jones - EVP of Global Sales and Customer Success

Bob is the Executive Vice President, Global Sales and Customer Success for Siemens Digital Industries Software. He and his team are responsible for the company’s global sales, customer success and service delivery. 

Laura Winterling

Laura Winterling taught spacecraft systems to international and European astronauts for over a decade.

Laura Winterling

Laura Winterling taught spacecraft systems to international and European astronauts for over a decade.

Laura Winterling

Laura Winterling taught spacecraft systems to international and European astronauts for over a decade.

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Blendhub & Chemometric Brain

Henrik Stamm Kristensen - Founder

Henrik is a food tech entrepreneur who has founded several organizations aimed at disrupting the broken food value chain. He does this by deploying a network of Food-as-a-Service hubs closer to the origin of ingredients.

Profile image of Henrik Stamm Kristensen
Blendhub & Chemometric Brain

Henrik Stamm Kristensen - Founder

Henrik is a food tech entrepreneur who has founded several organizations aimed at disrupting the broken food value chain. He does this by deploying a network of Food-as-a-Service hubs closer to the origin of ingredients.

Profile image of Henrik Stamm Kristensen
Blendhub & Chemometric Brain

Henrik Stamm Kristensen - Founder

Henrik is a food tech entrepreneur who has founded several organizations aimed at disrupting the broken food value chain. He does this by deploying a network of Food-as-a-Service hubs closer to the origin of ingredients.

Profile photo of Annette Hamann.
Beiersdorf

Annette Hamann - Chief Information Officer

As the CIO of Beiersdorf, Annette leverages her extensive experience in the areas of IT, digital transformation, business relationship management, AI, robotics, project management and IT architecture. 

Profile photo of Annette Hamann.
Beiersdorf

Annette Hamann - Chief Information Officer

As the CIO of Beiersdorf, Annette leverages her extensive experience in the areas of IT, digital transformation, business relationship management, AI, robotics, project management and IT architecture. 

Profile photo of Annette Hamann.
Beiersdorf

Annette Hamann - Chief Information Officer

As the CIO of Beiersdorf, Annette leverages her extensive experience in the areas of IT, digital transformation, business relationship management, AI, robotics, project management and IT architecture. 

Joe Bohman, Executive Vice President, PLM Products, Siemens Digital Industries Software.
Siemens Digital Industries Software

Joe Bohman - Executive Vice President, PLM Products

As the Executive Vice President of PLM Products for Siemens Digital Industries Software, Joe and his team are responsible for setting the long-term strategy of the PLM product portfolio.

Joe Bohman, Executive Vice President, PLM Products, Siemens Digital Industries Software.
Siemens Digital Industries Software

Joe Bohman - Executive Vice President, PLM Products

As the Executive Vice President of PLM Products for Siemens Digital Industries Software, Joe and his team are responsible for setting the long-term strategy of the PLM product portfolio.

Joe Bohman, Executive Vice President, PLM Products, Siemens Digital Industries Software.
Siemens Digital Industries Software

Joe Bohman - Executive Vice President, PLM Products

As the Executive Vice President of PLM Products for Siemens Digital Industries Software, Joe and his team are responsible for setting the long-term strategy of the PLM product portfolio.

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Rejool

Luca Hillebrand - Founder and CEO

With expertise in the energy sector and startup ecosystem, Luca co-founded REJOOL in 2022. He currently oversees marketing and sales, information technology, finance, and project management.

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Rejool

Luca Hillebrand - Founder and CEO

With expertise in the energy sector and startup ecosystem, Luca co-founded REJOOL in 2022. He currently oversees marketing and sales, information technology, finance, and project management.

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Rejool

Luca Hillebrand - Founder and CEO

With expertise in the energy sector and startup ecosystem, Luca co-founded REJOOL in 2022. He currently oversees marketing and sales, information technology, finance, and project management.

Risto Silvola, Konecranes, is a speaker at Realize LIVE Europe 2024, in Munich, Germany.
Konecranes

Risto Silvola - Director of Information Technology

Risto joined Konecranes in 2011 after leading teams at Nokia as the Head of Product Data. Currently, he leads Konecranes' global IT to develop, implement and run services such as ERP and PLM. 

Risto Silvola, Konecranes, is a speaker at Realize LIVE Europe 2024, in Munich, Germany.
Konecranes

Risto Silvola - Director of Information Technology

Risto joined Konecranes in 2011 after leading teams at Nokia as the Head of Product Data. Currently, he leads Konecranes' global IT to develop, implement and run services such as ERP and PLM. 

Risto Silvola, Konecranes, is a speaker at Realize LIVE Europe 2024, in Munich, Germany.
Konecranes

Risto Silvola - Director of Information Technology

Risto joined Konecranes in 2011 after leading teams at Nokia as the Head of Product Data. Currently, he leads Konecranes' global IT to develop, implement and run services such as ERP and PLM. 

August Hugnell, Northvolt, is a speaker at Realize LIVE Europe 2024 in Munich, Germany.
Northvolt

August Hugnell - Senior PLM Manager

After receiving his M.Sc. in Industrial Production and Product Realization from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, August joined Northvolt as a Senior PLM Manager in 2019.

August Hugnell, Northvolt, is a speaker at Realize LIVE Europe 2024 in Munich, Germany.
Northvolt

August Hugnell - Senior PLM Manager

After receiving his M.Sc. in Industrial Production and Product Realization from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, August joined Northvolt as a Senior PLM Manager in 2019.

August Hugnell, Northvolt, is a speaker at Realize LIVE Europe 2024 in Munich, Germany.
Northvolt

August Hugnell - Senior PLM Manager

After receiving his M.Sc. in Industrial Production and Product Realization from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, August joined Northvolt as a Senior PLM Manager in 2019.