Speakers

In more than 30 sessions, the GCS 2021 features more than 40 international expert speakers who together represent the diversity of PR and communications, of businesses, experiences, challenges and successes.

Prof. Dr. Ana Adi

Prof. Dr. Ana Adi

Professor of PR and Corporate Communications
Quadriga Hochschule Berlin
Sophie Bachmann

Sophie Bachmann

Founder and CEO
Zen & Go
Myriam Boublil Lhermurier

Myriam Boublil Lhermurier

Senior Vice President Global Communications
Domestika
Guy Britt

Guy Britt

Global Head of Co-Worker Communication
IKEA
Dani Buijtenhek

Dani Buijtenhek

Founder
danibu
Christine Carolan

Christine Carolan

CEO
Carolan Consulting
Michael Chapnick

Michael Chapnick

Director of Communications and Public Affairs
APEC Secretariat
Patrick De Pauw

Patrick De Pauw

CEO
Social Seeder
Erik Eklund

Erik Eklund

Speaker, Coach and Facilitator of Human Connection
Stories of Erik
Phil Gomes

Phil Gomes

Chief Communications & Marketing Officer
Bloq
Karin Helmstaedt

Karin Helmstaedt

Journalist, Moderator, and TV host
Deutsche Welle
Thomas Kolster

Thomas Kolster

Founder & Creative Director
Goodvertising
Abey Mokgwatsane

Abey Mokgwatsane

Managing Executive of Brand
Vodacom
Vera Mulyani

Vera Mulyani

Founder, Chief Marschitect
Mars City Design
Kajal Odedra

Kajal Odedra

Global Communications Director
Change.org
Gil Panen

Gil Panen

Consultant
CS&A International Risk and Crisis Management
Olivia Pay

Olivia Pay

Director of Marketing and Communications
English National Opera
Andreas Ringsted

Andreas Ringsted

Chief Digital Officer
Open Communication Global
Lori Rodney

Lori Rodney

Head of Global Communications
Change.org
Daniela Rogosic

Daniela Rogosic

CEO Communication Leader
IKEA
Caroline Sapriel

Caroline Sapriel

Managing Partner
CS&A International Risk and Crisis Management
Anne Schwartz

Anne Schwartz

Team Lead DHL, Interne Kommunikation
Deutsche Post DHL
John Shield

John Shield

Director of Communications
BBC
Gail Stracahn

Gail Stracahn

Experienced Manager, Workforce Transformation / Co-Founder
Accenture
Eleanor Tan

Eleanor Tan

Global Head, Corporate Communications
The China Navigation Company
Dana W. White

Dana W. White

Chief Communications Officer
Hyundai Motor North America
Monique Zytnik

Monique Zytnik

Global SME, Employee Communication
Open Communication