winnovation Advisory Board member in Angela Merkel’s Digital Council

We are very proud to announce that our winnovation Advisory Board member Viktor Mayer-Schönberger has now been invited to join the Digital Council of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The Digital Council will advise the German government on the matter of digitalization. Its ten members come from the realms of academia, research and the private sector and bring with them a wide range of practical experience.

Prof. Mayer-Schönberger has been Professor of Internet Governance and Regulation at the Oxford Internet Institute since 2010. His research focuses on the role of information in a networked economy. He has published more than ten books, including the international bestseller “Big Data”.

Viktor Mayer-Schönberger has been part of the winnovation Advisory Board since 2007.

Link to the Digital Council: https://www.bundesregierung.de/Content/EN/Artikel/2018/08_en/2018-08-22-digitalrat-experten_en.html?nn=709674

Link to University of Oxford: https://www.oii.ox.ac.uk/people/viktor-ms/