Berlin, Germany
Release: August 24th, 2020. For immediate release

FORMATION GmbH today announced that it will be hosting a series of online talk shows that focuses on digital empowerment of frontline workers. The first talk show will take place on September 14th from 11am until 12pm CEST. The topic for the first panel discussion is: Man vs Machine – How will technology change the future jobs of frontline workers?.

“New technologies will have a major impact on how frontline workers will do their jobs even in the already foreseeable future. With our talk show series we aim to share knowledge about these new technologies but also to discuss how it can help the workers the most.” says Jan Lachenmayer, COO at FORMATION GmbH.

New technology in our age is not only a tool that helps frontline workers to be more efficient but has the potential to entirely replace large parts of our workforce. That’s why our host Danny Holtschke will discuss with the expert guests how we can adapt as these new challenges and opportunities unfold. Here a quick intro to the speakers:

Marcus Goerke from Next Data Service AG
Marcus Goerke is an Executive Board Member at Next Data Service AG, a company that offers individual solutions in the areas of machine learning and big data.

Thomas Waldmann from Würth Elektronik Group
Thomas Waldmann is an Innovation Scout & Venture Manager at Würth Elektronik Group since October 2017 and previously gained 22 years of experience at OSRAM.

Moritz Schröder from Obob
Moritz Schröder is a serial entrepreneur and the founder of obob, a company providing digital tools to construction workers.

Ian Hannigan from FORMATION GmbH
Ian is founder and CEO of FORMATION and has over two decades of experience in digital product design and user experience.

Hosted by Danny Holtschke. He is a self-employed business moderator and facilitates workshops with companies such as Google, Lufthansa and Siemens.

The talk show will be available live and online on September 14th at 11am-12pm CEST. Viewers will be able to watch the discussion online on the internet browser of their computer or mobile device without installing any additional software. Tickets for the first show are available as of today for free on .

FORMATION GmbH is a Berlin based company that provides a productivity tool for frontline workers in large work environments. The app is centered around an interactive map that helps workers to coordinate their team, share information and to manage tasks & meetings. Workers benefit from more efficiency in their daily routines as they for instance find people and equipment quickly while companies gain new insights and unleash the power of their location data – GDPR compliant.


Contact info:
Name: Philipp Stelzer
Address: Georg-Löwenstein-Str. 10, 10317 Berlin