Anna is experienced in driving digital transformation for multinationals. She oversees digitalization strategy and digital business “Schindler Ahead” in 16 countries, harnessing the power of IoT, AI and machine learning and defining the future of business with focus on customer experience. Previously leading digitalization and communications functions at BASF Monomers and Siemens, she built digital roadmaps, scouted new technologies, founded partnerships, commercialized digital products and shaped the companies as technology powerhouses through 360-degree marketing and communications strategy. Being a strong advocate and hope to inspire more people to join tech sector, Anna was invited as TED talk and tech conferences’ speaker worldwide. Her active support of the innovation ecosystem earned her recognitions of “Transformation Leader of the Year (Finalist)” by Women in IT Awards, “Rising Star” and “Innovator 25 APAC” by the Holmes Report.
Panel: How would AI and IoT build the city of tomorrow
• Smart cities heavily rely on technology solutions such as AI and IoT • Using AI and IoT to create smarter and more efficient cities, with quality data we are all connected. • Real-time public safety, machine learning algorithms to foresee possibilities of a device failure will enable remote predictive maintenance to be a reality within a smart city context from street furniture to intelligent building management.