Susanne Dehmel
Member of Executive Board
Susanne Dehmel is Managing Director Law and Security at the Federal Association for Information Technology, Telecommunication and New Media (Bitkom) since 2014. In her former role she was Head of Department Data Protection since 2010. She is a lawyer and did her studies in Passau, Freiburg and Cardiff. Before taking over the Data Protection Department she was responsible for Copyright Law and Intellectual Property Issues from 2002-2009. Encouraging trust and security in the digital world and the development of a modern and practicable legal framework for the information society are important aspects of her work.



10 Apr 2019

10:55 — 11:35

Black Arena | Panel

Towards a European AI Strategy

  • Natalie Barkei, Project Manager Women in Digital, Bitkom
  • Cecilia Bonefeld-Dahl, Director General, DIGITALEUROPE
  • Susanne Dehmel, Member of Executive Board, Bitkom
  • Bertrand Pailhès, Coordinator National AI Strategy for France,
  • Prof Dr Christiane Woopen, Chairwoman, European Group on Ethics in Science and New Technologies


10 Apr 2019

10:30 — 10:35

Black Arena

Opening Remarks

  • Susanne Dehmel, Member of Executive Board, Bitkom