IDC Summit Speakers

Meet our confirmed speakers – experts in the field, respected practitioners, and leaders from the industry.

Gerald Giefing

Country Manager, IDC Austria

Jacqueline Knollmayr


Thomas Meyer

General Manager and Group Vice President of European Research, IDC

Thomas Zapf

Director Digitalization, Information Security & IT, Verbund

Sebastian Schrittwieser

Mitglied der Forschungsgruppe Security and Privacy (SEC), Fakultät für Informatik, Universität Wien

Stefan Gindl

Senior Data Scientist und stellvertretender Studioleiter, Research Studios Austria Forschungsgesellschaft mbH

Markus Hirsch

Manager Systems Engineering Austria, Fortinet

Thomas Kaspar

Leitung IT Infrastruktur, Grass GmbH

Matthias Canisius

Regional Director DACH, SentinelOne

Daniel Bachofen

Sales Engineer ALPS, SentinelOne

Andreas Röösli

Sales Lead ALPS, SentinelOne

Chris Weston

Principal Client Advisory Practice, IDC

Andjelka Lijesnic

Manager Digital Workplace, Global Blue

Oliver Bendig

CEO, Matrix42

Laura Lanfranconi

Strategic Customer Success Manager, Wrike

Hans Greiner

General Manager, Cisco Austria

Klemens Fliri

Collaboration Services Manager, Hirschmann Automotive GmbH

Muhammet Köse

Account Manager DACH Region, Wrike

Joris Hecher

Account Manager DACH Region, Wrike

Join our IDC Summit Austria 2021

Combining informative presentations, interactive roundtable debates, and extensive peer-to-peer networking, the IDC Summit Austria 2021 promises to deliver game-changing insights. The experiences shared by industry pioneers will inspire you not only to grow professionally and personally, but also to transform your company into a digital innovator within your field. The event is a unique blend of expert opinions, practical solutions, and networking opportunities for your organization.

Contact Us

Markus Eigner

Conference Manager

+43 1 2051160-1251

Gerald Giefing

Country Manager

+43 664 233 1292

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