Klaus Kleinfeld, former CEO of Siemens AG, joins Digital Manufacturing Investor Day (DMID) event as featured speaker
Klaus Kleinfeld, the former CEO of Siemens, and Harshil Goel, CEO of Dyndrite, will hold a virtual fireside chat discussing the digital transformation of the manufacturing industry at the Digital Manufacturing Investor Day event on March 2, 2022.
Today, Dyndrite announced that Klaus Kleinfeld will join Harshil Goel, Dyndrite CEO for a fireside chat at Dyndrite’s Digital Manufacturing Investor Day (DMID) 2022, sponsored by BNP Paribas. The two executives will talk about the growth of Digital Manufacturing, the transformation of the manufacturing industry, and what it means to brands and investors worldwide.
Klaus Kleinfeld is a founder, international manager, investor, and adviser. He is Chairman and CEO of Constellation Acquisition Corp, an NYSE-listed SPAC, and founder of K2Elevation, a company that invests in and develops international enterprises in the technology and biotech segment. Currently, his portfolio consists of activities in Germany, Austria, and the U.S. He is Chairman of KONUX and a member of the supervisory boards of NEOM, GreyOrange, and Fero Labs.
Prior to this, Kleinfeld was the first CEO of NEOM. He is a member of the NEOM board and advises the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in matters of economic development. From 2008 to 2017, he served as Chairman and CEO of Alcoa/Arconic. He steered the company through one of the worst commodity crises in its history while building out high value add aerospace, jet engine and automotive businesses and positioned the company in innovative high-tech sectors, finally allowing the company to be split into Alcoa and Arconic.
Previously, Kleinfeld had a twenty-year career with Siemens. He became CEO of Siemens AG early in 2005, and successfully led the company through a substantial transformation. Prior to this, he had been President and CEO responsible for the largest Siemens region, the Siemens U.S. Corporation.
Klaus Kleinfeld was born in Bremen, Germany, and holds both an MBA from the University of Göttingen and a Ph.D. from the University of Würzburg, Germany.
“Dyndrite is happy to host our 3rd DMID since the outset of the pandemic. From our first event, the main goal has always been to educate the financial community around the transformation of the manufacturing sector,” said Harshil Goel, CEO & founder of Dyndrite. “We’re excited to have Klaus join us as he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this space. I look forward to an insightful and engaging discussion.”
DMID 2022 is a virtual conference focused on educating the investor community about the game-changing companies at the forefront of the digital manufacturing industry. DMID brings together co-founders and CEOs with venture capitalists, institutional and individual investors from around the world. The event aims to provide a virtual space where companies can showcase their vision and innovation to the investor community.
The speakers for DMID 2022 include:
- Special Guest - Klaus Kleinfeld, Former CEO Siemens AG
- Event Host - Harshil Goel, CEO Dyndrite
- Event Sponsor - Christian Hartenberger, Head of Industrial Technology BNP Paribas
This year’s presenting companies include:
- Axtra3D - Praveen Tummala, Co-Founder & COO
- Evolve Additive - Steve Chillscyzn, CEO
- Fast Radius - Lou Rassey, CEO
- HoloAM - Arian Aghababaie, Ph.D., President & Chief Strategy Officer
- Nexa3D - Avi Reichental, President & CEO
- PrinterPrezz - Shri Shetty, CEO
- SLM Solutions - Sam O’Leary, CEO
- Uniformity Labs - Adam Hopkins, Founder & CEO
- Xerox Elem Additive - Tali Rosman, GM & VP