European Data Summit

Common Values For A Single Market

The Summit will have a focus on the data package drafted by the EU-Commission and the political objectives towards a Digital Single Market. Discussions on following days involve high-level panellists and focus on Data Driven Governments and eHealth.


24. October 2018 (Day 1)

5:30 pm: Registration, Coffee and Croissants

6:00 pm: Welcome Address

Keynote: Rewriting the rules of the information age

Rufus Pollock, The Open Revolution, Open Knowledge International

Discussion with Walter Palmetshofer, Open Knowledge Foundation

Part I: European Data Infrastructure – Common Perception, Common List? (Panel discussion)

Moderation: Pencho Kuzev, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

8:00-8:15 pm: Break and a Data Surprise

Part II: B2B and B2G Data Sharing (Panel Discussion)

Moderation: Lina Rusch, Der Tagesspiegel

09:30 pm: Reception

25. October 2018 (Day 2 )

Breakfast Session I: Data Driven Governments (closed session)

  • Simon Chignard, etalab - Service du Premier minister en charge de l'open data

  • Sandra Särav, Global Affairs Director in the Estonian Government CIO Office

  • Jürgen Müller, Federal Chancellery, Germany

Moderation: Pencho Kuzev, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

Participants: Cabinet Office (UK), eGovernment (Estonia), eGovernment (Austria), Federal Chancellery , Federal Ministry of Interior, IT – Planning Council, The Open Data Institute (UK), German Parliament - Committee on the Digital Agenda

Breakfast Session II: Access to Data | 10:30 (Closed session)

  • Prof. Herbert Zech, Universität Basel
  • Heiko Richter, Max-Planck-Institut
  • Dr. Malte Katzenberger, European Commission
  • Prof. Dr. Andreas Wiebe, Georg-August-Universität zu Göttingen
  • Dr. Bertil Sander, Nationaler Normenkontrollrat / Bundeskanzleramt

26. October 2018 (Day 3) (Closed session)

Breakfast Session II: Data We Produce - A Fuel for Innovation in the Health Care

  • Marco Marsella, Head of the eHealth, Well-Being and Ageing Unit, European Commission

Moderation: Dr. Pencho Kuzev (Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung) & Philipp von Grätzel, Chefredakteur E-HEALTH-COM, Editorial Director HIMSS Insights

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Rufus Pollock
Leigh Dodds
Nils Börnsen
Heiko Richter
Jakob Greiner
Malte Beyer-Katzenberger
Peter Wells

Dr. Pencho Kuzev


Koordinator für Digitalisierung und Datenpolitik

Pencho.Kuzev@kas.de +49 30 26996-3247 +49 30 26996-3551
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