Speaker

Appearances  2024

  • 11 September, Ordos (China), Global Hidden Champions Summit
  • 9 September, Shouguang (China), Hermann Simon Business School
  • 18 June, Sun Valles (Idaho, USA), Tugboat Institute Summit
  • 13 May, Bonn (Germany), Visit of Delegation from China
  • 25 April, Wiesbaden (Germany), Die Familienunternehmer, 75-jähriges Jubiläum
  • 24 April afternoon, Bonn (Germany), Visit of Delegation from China
  • 23 April, Bonn (Germany), Visit of Delegation from China
  • 19 April, Bonn (Germany), Visit of Delegation from China
  • 18 April afternoon, Amsterdam (Netherlands), Simon-Kucher Flagship Conference
  • 18 April morning, Bonn (Germany), Visit of Delegation from China
  • 9 April, Las Vegas (USA), Digital Monitoring Products Owners’ Summit
  • 19 March, Munich (Germany), IESE Business School
  • 7 March, Amsterdam (Netherlands), Omnia Retail
  • 1 March, Baden-Baden (Germany), Award ceremony Made in Baden
  • 19 February, Berlin (Germany), German-Korean Innovation Partnership Forum
  • Appearances  2023

  • 15 December, Bonn (Germany), Visit of Delegation from China
  • 14 December, Kyiv (UKraine), MIM Business School
  • 16 November, Zurich (Switzerland), Simon-Kucher B2B DACH Konferenz
  • 11 November, Zurich (Switzerland), Bregal
  • 10 November, Bonn (Germany), Visit of Delegation from Jinan, China
  • 9 November, Koenigswinter (Germany), BSI Spirituosen Forum
  • 8 November, Frankfurt (Germany), Lupus Alpha Conference “Es knirscht im Welthandel”
  • 8 November, Frankfurt (Germany), FAZ/Simon-Kucher Power Pricing Conference
  • 6-7 November, E-World Marketing Summit
  • 2 November, Nashville (USA), Chief Executive Leadership Conference
  • 29 September, Bled (Slovenia), IEDC Deans’ and Directors’ Summit
  • 16 September, Cologne (Germany), Baden-Badener Unternehmergespräche
  • 28 June, Tianjin (China), Davos-Tianjin World Economic Forum
  • 27 June, Wenzhou (China), Lecture Tour
  • 26 June, Suzhou (China), Lecture Tour
  • 24 June, Zhengzhou (China), Conference “Silkroad in the air”
  • 31 May, Buenos Aires (Argentina), Prestigio Leadership Forum
  • 26 May, Barcelona (Spain), IESE Foundations of Scaling Program
  • 11 May, Shanghai (China), 2023 China Brand New Consumption Summit
  • 11 May, Deqing (China), World Brand Moganshan Summit
  • 10 May, Guangzhou (China), South Reviews Economic Summit “China Makes, China Breaks”
  • 27 April, Bonn (Germany), Visit of Huawei Delegation
  • 19 April, Bonn (Germany), Visit of Delegation from Ansan (Korea)
  • 18 April, Bonn (Germany), Visit of Delegation from Jinan (China)
  • 5 April, Hilversum (Netherlands), Scale-up Summit
  • 30 March, Simon-Kucher Industrials Webinar, Unlocking Commercial Growth
  • 9 March, Helsinki (Finland), Good Sign Solutions Customer Event
  • 3 March, Erfurt (Germany), 1. Thüringer Champions Meet
  • 7 February, Cologne (Germany), Kautex Global Leadership Meeting
  • 1 February, Bonn (Germany), Scopevisio Cloud Unternehmertag
  • 25 January, Warsaw (Poland), ICAN Elite Leadership Program
  • Appearances  2022

  • 17 November, Portoroz (Slovenia), Business Conference Portoroz
  • 9 November, Brussels (Belgium), World Young Scientist Summit 2022
  • 8 November, Shenyang (China), Global Digital Economy Forum for Small and Medium Enterprises 2022
  • 6 November, Virtual, eWorld Marketing Summit 2022
  • 4 November, Berlin (Germany), Innovator
  • 17 October, Bled (Slovenia), IEDC
  • 13 October, Amsterdam (Netherlands), Omnia Retail
  • 12 October, Tashkent (Uzbekistan), Retail Days Uzbekistan
  • 22 September, Cologne (Germany)/Linz (Austria), Zurich (Switzerland), Simon-Kucher
  • 22 September, Frankfurt (Germany), Annual Conference Indo-German Centre for Business Excellence
  • 15 September, Taipei (Taiwan), CommonWealth Publishing
  • 14 September, Mumbai (India), ZS Associates
  • 14 September, Tegernsee/Bavaria (Germany), Simon-Kucher
  • 13 September, Cologne (Germany), DigitalX
  • 7 September, Leuven/Louvain (Belgium), eDOCation & Matter of Facts
  • 13 July, Beijing (China), China News Service
  • 12 July, Shanghai (China), Shanghai Sino-German Industrial Promotion Center
  • 22 June, Wesel (Germany), Wesel Marketing
  • 20 June, Cologne (Germany), Spoga (Fair)
  • 25 May, Warsaw (Poland), WeInnovators
  • 13 May, Xiamen (China), Xiamen Torch Academy
  • 11 May, Warsaw (Poland), Polish Marketing Association
  • 11 April, Bonn (Germany), High-Tech Partnering Conference
  • 27 March, Kitzbühel (Austria), Harvard Business School Alumni Club
  • 16/17 March, Istanbul (Turkey), Simon-Kucher event
  • 10 March, Düsseldorf (Germany), Celebration of 100 year anniversary of Association of Business Professors of German Speaking Countries/Verband der Hochschullehrer für Betriebswirtschaft (VHB)
  • 7 March, Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), Simon-Kucher Office Inauguration
  • 23 February, virtual/Greece, Pricing Conference
  • 18 February, Sochi (Russia), The Second International Conference on Pricing in Retail “Shift Your Perspective To Next-Gen Pricing”
  • 21 January, St. Vith (Belgium), Faymonville Talks
  • 16 January, Beijing (China), Renmin University
  • 10 January, Shanghai (China), Sofia Group
  • Online Appearances  2021

  • 9 December, Nakhon Pathom (Thailand), AIB Asia Pacific Regional Conference
  • 3 December, virtual event, European Conference of the Professional Pricing Society
  • 16 November, Santiago de Chile (Chile), Hidden Champions in the Chinese Century: Ascent and Transformation
  • 12 November, Mannheim (Germany), Mannheimer Peter Drucker Konferenz
  • 1 November, Shanghai (China), Global Digital Economy Conference for Small and Medium Enterprises
  • 28 October, Singapore, Simon-Kucher Topline Conference Asia Pacific
  • 22 September, virtual event, 4th Global Conference on Creating Value
  • 16 September, Odessa (Ukraine), 7th International Conference, International Humanitarian University
  • 9 September, Braunschweig (Germany), Conference Protego Braunschweiger Flammenfilter
  • 24 August, Jinan (China), First World Advanced Manufacturing Conference
  • 30 June, Seoul (Korea), Asian Leadership Conference
  • 17 June, Berlin (Germany), China am Mittag, presented by Chinahirn
  • 9 June, Shanghai (China), Hidden Champions Award Consumer Technology and Innovation Show
  • 2 June, St. Petersburg (Russia), St. Petersburg International Economic Forum
  • 26 May, Tokyo (Japan), German Chamber of Commerce
  • 20 May, Cologne (Germany), Rotunda Business Club
  • 19 May, Wuppertal (Germany), Welcome address at event of City of Wuppertal,China International Investment Promotion Agency (CIPA), and Association of German Hidden Champions
  • 18 May, Langfang (China), 4th China International Airport Economic Development High-end Conference
  • 11 May, Shouguang (China), Opening Speech at Inauguration of Hermann Simon Business School
  • 28 April, Hangzhou (China), Hangzhou Entrepreneurship and Innovation Conference for Startups and Unicorns
  • 27 April, Cologne/Bonn (Germany), Welcome address Marketing Club Cologne/Bonn
  • 21 April, Beijing (China), Beijing Sino-German Industrial Park Online Marketing Event
  • 9 April, Vienna (Austria), Virtual Roundtable Austrian Hidden Champions Initiative, Wirtschaftsverlag
  • 29 March, Hangzhou (China), Opening Ceremony International Research Center for Hidden Champions, Zhejiang University
  • 28 March, Shanghai (China), Hidden Champions Conference Sino-Foreign Management Media
  • 26 March, Trier (Germany), Masterclass Medien- und IT-Netzwerk Trier-Luxemburg
  • 9 March, Dubai (United Arab Emirates), Spotlight Interview Dubai English Speaking College
  • 25 February, Xuzhou (China), Opportunities and Challenges for the City of Xuzhou
  • 16 February, Warsaw (Poland), Expert talk by Hermann Simon and Marek Dietl, webinar by ICAN & Simon-Kucher
  • Online Appearances  2020

  • 3 December, Lorange Network Webinar: Hidden Champions and Profit
  • 24 November, Bonn, Simon-Kucher B2B-Covid-Online-Konferenzserie
  • 6 November, Makati City (Philippines) E World Marketing Summit
  • 30 October, Vienna, Peter Drucker Forum
  • 26 October, Cologne, Greator Festival
  • 21 October, Moscow, Open Innovations Forum
  • 9 October, Interview mit Dr. Winfried Felser und Gunnar Sohn
  • 27 August, Mumbai, Master Speak by Future Generali India Life
  • 11 August, Interview on podcast Creative Mind
  • 16 July, Shanghai, Global Digital Economy Forum for Small and Medium Enterprises
  • 15 July, Interview on Corona, Hidden Champions and Pricing in English and Chinese
  • 6 May, Reimagine the Future – How to Rethink Tomorrow for You and Your Organization
  • Presentations and Meetings 2020 (to be rescheduled)

  • 20 October, Linz (Austria)
  • 16 September, Ingolstadt (Germany)
  • 24 June, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
  • 17 June, Warsaw (Poland)
  • 2 June, Paris (France)
  • 23 May, Shouguang (China)
  • 7 May, St. Gallen (Switzerland)
  • 29 April, Linz (Austria)
  • 18 March, Bad Homburg (Germany)
  • 27 January, Brussels (Belgium)
  • 21 January, Troisdorf (Germany)
  • Presentations and Meetings 2019

    October-December 2019

    • 3 December, Bonn (Germany)
    • 30 November, Shaoxing/Zheijiang (China)
    • 26 November, Berlin (Germany)
    • 25 November, Zurich (Switzerland)
    • 20 November, Frankfurt (Germany)
    • 18 November, London (United Kingdom)
    • 13 November, Berlin (Germany)
    • 6-7 November, Shanghai (China)
    • 4 November, Tsinghua University/Beijing (China)
    • 3 November, Shouguang (China)
    • 1 November, Qingdao (China)
    • 30 October, Chongqing (China)
    • 28 October, Chengdu (China)
    • 22 October, Munich (Germany)
    • 16 October, Heidelberg (Germany)
    • 10 October, Warsaw (Poland)

    July-September 2019

    • 27 September, Dusseldorf (Germany)
    • 20 September, WHU/Vallendar (Germany)
    • 31 August, Bernkastel-Kues (Germany)
    • 16 July, Bonn (Germany)

    April-June 2019

    • 27 June, Atlanta (USA)
    • 20 June, Verona (Italy)
    • 17 June, Siegen (Germany)
    • 5 June, Tampere (Finland)
    • 28 May, Hamburg (Germany)
    • 13 May, Munich (Germany)
    • 10 May, Shanghai (China)
    • 5 April, Yale University/New Haven (USA)
    • 3 April, Boston (USA)

    January-March 2019

    • 28 March, Cologne (Germany)
    • 17 March, Quanzhou (China)
    • 15 March, Shenzhen (China)
    • 14 March, Hong Kong (China)
    • 28 February, Stuttgart (Germany)
    • 21 February, World Business Dialog, Cologne (Germany)
    • 28 January, Korean delegation in Bonn (Germany)
    • 16 January, Bonn (Germany)
    • 15 January, Hagen (Germany)

    Presentations July-December 2018

    November 2018

    • 30. Amsterdam (Netherlands)
    • 21. Vienna (Austria)
    • 15. Istanbul (Turkey)
    • 12. Zurich (Switzerland)
    • 07. Cologne (Germany)

    October 2018

    • 25. Tokyo (Japan)
    • 23. Nanjing (China)
    • 21./22. Hangzhou (China)
    • 20. Zhengzhou (China)
    • 19. Changshu (China)
    • 18. Taicang (China)
    • 16. Hefei (China)
    • 14. Qingdao (China)

    September 2018

    • 26. Munich (Germany)
    • 25. Frankfurt (Germany)
    • 04. Krynica (Poland)

    July 2018

    • 03. Milan (Italy)

    Presentations January-June 2018

    June 2018

    • 23. Beijing (China)
    • 20. Hannover (Germany)
    • 05. Bucharest (Romania)

    May 2018

    • 29. Frankfurt (Germany) 
    • 15. Bonn (Germany) 
    • 12. Jinan (China) 
    • 11. Ningbo (China) 
    • 10. Shanghai (China)

    April 2018

    • 21. Juist (Germany) 
    • 12. Amsterdam (Netherlands)
    February 2018

    • 16. Paris (France)

    January 2018

    • 30. Hanoi (Vietnam) 
    • 28. Singapore 
    • 27. Singapore
    • 19. Geneva (Switzerland)


    Presentations October-December 2017

    October 2017


    • 12./13. Seoul (Korea)
    • 24. Vienna (Austria)

    November 2017

    • 01. Huizhou (China) 
    • 03. Taipei (Taiwan) 
    • 04. Taichung (Taiwan) 
    • 06. Foshan (China)
    • 08. Shenzhen (China)
    • 09./10. Taicang (China)
    • 11. Shouguang (China)
    • 20. Zurich (Switzerland)
    • 22. Berlin (Germany)
    • 28. Munich (Germany)
    • 29. Hamburg (Germany)

    December 2017


    • 07./08 Nanjing (China)