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Christian Rupp on Leveraging Digital Technologies to Meet Business Objectives at the MK2025 Summit 2018

By Thursday September 20th, 2018Announcements

Christian Rupp was the Federal Executive Secretary of the Austrian Government responsible for the e-Government Initiative 2003-2006. In this period Austria became the leading e-Government country in the EU benchmark. Since 2006 he is the Spokesperson of the Federal Platform Digital Austria (coordinating all e-Government projects at federal and local level as well as ICT standards between public administration and industry) and since 2016 also the Plenipotentiary for Digitization of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber as well as Coordinator of the SME DIGITAL initiative (a ten million Euro funding program to help SMEs and their employees in the digital transformation).

Christian Rupp is University Lecturer and author of more than 30 books in the field of digital transformation strategies. As an external supervisor and expert of the EU, EIB, World Bank for the Digital Agenda (e.g. E-Government, E-Commerce, Open Data, E-Identities, Artificial Intelligence) as well as certified digital and management consultant he is especially involved in the Digital Balkan process.

The Digital Transformation as a Business Enabler

At this year’s Summit, Christian Rupp will share his thoughts and expertise at the panel-discussion titled “The Digital Transformation as a Business Enabler”, together with four other panelists.

This is only one of the 15+ sessions, covering: global economic trends, regional investments and trade, latest technological developments in IT and healthcare, establishing innovation hubs and more!

Get your tickets! Regular Registration for the Summit ends on 30 September!

Regular registration for the Summit is open until 30 September 2018 with advantages for micro and small companies! Use this unique opportunity to network with top-notch professionals from around the world and improve your business!

Don’t forget to register at the Summit official web-page at

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