Prof. Thomas R. Köhler is THE EXPERTS in future technologies. On TV, radio (among others NTV, ARD, ZDF, Pro7, Sat.1, DLF, etc.) he is almost weekly on air and so already known to many lecture visitors. He is AUTHOR of more than a dozen of his own books on DIGITALIZATION and TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE, including "UNDERSTANDING CYBER RISK" (Routledge- in English!), "CHEFSACHE CYBERSICHERHEIT" (CAMPUS 2021) and - brand new - "CHEFSACHE METAVERSE" (CAMPUS 2023). He draws his knowledge from practical experience and worldwide exchange from "Silicon Valley" to "Silicon Asia". After working in university research and strategy consulting, he developed his own solutions for M2M (today "loT"), natural language understanding (today part of AI/AI research) and location-based services in the late 90s. Later he received a patent for internet security ("highly secure transmission method"). He has been on the Board of Directors at the Swiss provider of electric car charging technologies: "Juice Technologie" since 2017. He has also been a Research Professor at the Center for International Innovation Hankou University (CN) since 2019 and an adjunct lecturer "Cybercrime" at the University of Police, Brandenburg since 2021.
Prof. Thomas R. Köhler writes books, highly regarded studies and white papers and gives keynotes, lectures and workshops on the following topics:*.
Digitalization / Digital Change / Innovation / Future*
Mobility of the Future / Future Mobility*
Cybersicherheit / Cybersecurity /Cyber Risk*
Chief Metaverse - NFT, Blockchain, AR, VR: How to navigate Web3 safely.
(* "Asking the right questions!" Prof. Thomas R. Köhler can also be booked as a specialist moderator or conference host. Please note: Mr. Köhler only moderates selected professional events dealing with the topics of digitalization, security and mobility).
Prof. Köhler appears almost weekly as an expert in the studios of:
NTV / RTL Infonetwork (including "NTV Telebörse", RTL "News aktuell") and can be seen time and again on ARD "Tagesthemen", ZDF "heute+" Pro7 "Galileo", Sat1 "Akte", BR "Rundschau" and other TV formats on cyber security, digital and mobility topics.
His expertise is also in demand at leading radio stations: (including DLF, DRadio Kultur, BR, HR, RBB, SR, SWR, Arabelle, N1).
He also appears regularly in leading daily, business and trade media with guest articles, interviews and statements:
Handelsblatt, Die Welt, FAZ, NZZ (Switzerland), Der Standard (Austria), capital, Computerwoche, Vision Mobility, AutomobilProduktion, Elektropraktiker, Personalmagazin, ...
Excerpt of company references:
1&1 Versatel, Alibaba, Audi, Bank Austria, Bridgestone, Canon, Confare CIO Summit, Centurylink, Cisco, Computerwoche/CIO Events, Cloudflare, CXOsync, DELL Technologies, DocuSign, Goodyear Dunlop, GOOGLE, Hamburger IT-Strategietage, Handelsblatt, IDG, Infoguard, Jung v. Matt, Krones, Landtag NRW, Leitz, Lindner Hotels & Resorts, Ricoh, Palfinger, SentinelOne, Swiss IT-Leadership Forum, Samsung Semiconductor, Siempelkamp Maschinenbau, Telekom Deutschland, T-Systems, Vodafone, Voestalpine.
"At our first successful symposium on sustainability in healthcare, Thomas Köhler did an excellent job of balancing digitalization issues and approaches to greater sustainability. The participants felt very well informed and entertained. Many thanks for this great key note!" Sarah Doser, P.E.G. e.G.
"I experienced Thomas as a very experienced and competent expert at our customer event on the topic of "Boss Matter Cybersecurity". He combines profound knowledge around cyber security with the ability to present this topic in an entertaining and exciting way. Many thanks for your keynote and participation in the subsequent CxO panel discussion." Reinhold Zurfluh, Infoguard AG (Schweiz)
ISBN : Erscheint Frühjahr 2023
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