Hasso-Plattner-Institut20 Jahre HPI
Hasso-Plattner-Institut20 Jahre HPI

Conference: Designing Digital Transformation

29 and 30 October 2019


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29 October 2019

Designing Digital Transformation - 50 Years of the Internet

Agenda Designing Digital Transformation

Fifty years after the first data transmission between two US university computers, on 29 October 1969, more than four billion people have access to the Internet today. In recognition of this achievement, we invite you to join us at our conference “Designing Digital Transformation” on 29 & 30 October 2019 at Hasso Plattner Institute. The conference will also mark HPI’s 20th anniversary.

On the first conference day, Internet pioneers, scientists and representatives from leading IT companies will talk about the history and evolution of the Internet. 

30 October 2019

Designing Digital Transformation – 20 Years of HPI

Conference Agenda

What sets us apart: Excellent Teaching and Research

On the second day of the conference, we would like to show you what HPI is all about. Teams from 14 different IT research groups will inform you about their current projects and give insight into 20 years of excellence in research and teaching. Successful HPI alumni will give inspiring insights into their career paths at Paypal, Facebook, and SAP and share their experiences as serial entrepreneurs of innovative startups.

Discover the potential of innovation methods with our Design Thinking experts from the HPI School of Design Thinking and the HPI Academy. Talk with us about the chances, challenges and risks of the digital transformation.

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Registration for the Conference

We cordially invite you to attend our anniversary conference and look forward to welcoming you to HPI in Potsdam in October.



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