Find enclosed general information about our Executive Circle.


31. January 2022

CIO Executive Circle 221-1 West
at Excelsior Hotel Ernst
(Cologne, Germany)

Focus Topics

  • The long road of SAP S/4HANA
  • Customer centricity – Improving the strategy driven by customer life
  • Cyber Security in the age of covid-19
  • Is the hybrid cloud the long-term solution for the coming years?
  • Data Strategy – How to manage the increasing complexity?
  • HR in IT - Where are the IT specialists of tomorrow?
  • Break down the silos - the agile organization of the future
  • IT & OT - how much fusion is good and necessary?


We are pleased to welcome top executives,
among others, from the following companies.

Xella International GmbH
Evonik Industries AG
GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft 
Lanxess AG
Outokumpu Nirosta GmbH
Vaillant Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG
Muhr und Bender KG
Open Grid Europe GmbH
Open Grid Europe GmbH



Branch distribution of the present companies

0% Raw Materials
0% Aerospace, Military
0% Manufacturing
0% Automotive
0% Mechanical Engineering
0% Industrial Chemistry
0% Automotive Supplier
0% Energy
0% Industry
0% Construction Industry


48.15% Level 2
48.15% Level 1


The event venue

Excelsior Hotel Ernst

Family-owned since 1863, the Grand Hotel combines precious traditions with modernity in a sophisticated way. As the only member of the Leading Hotels of the World in Cologne, the Excelsior Hotel Ernst offers the best service in town and the most exclusive ambience. Experience one of our Cologne Executive Circles in the luxurious and elegant flair of the Excelsior Hotel Ernst and let yourself be fascinated by 5 courses of the prestigious in-house restaurant at our Executive Dinner.
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Executive Dinner Circle

With a classic atmosphere, high ceilings and impressive chandeliers, the Blauer Salon is the suitable venue for the Executive Dinner Circle. Complementing the ambiance is a top-notch service and excellent carefully selected menu specially prepared for the attendees.
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Project management

If you have any questions, we are always happy to assist you.

Sebastian Arndt
Senior Team Manager Executive Operations


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