Ludwig Siegele

Journalist, The Economist

Ludwig joined The Economist as US technology correspondent in 1998. In 2003 he moved to Berlin as the newspaper’s Germany correspondent, before relocating to London in 2008 to cover the IT industry. In 2019 he returned to San Francisco as US technology editor.
Ludwig started his journalistic career in 1990 as the Paris business correspondent of Die Zeit, a German weekly. In 1995 he moved from France to California to write about the internet for several German publications. He holds a degree in economics and political science from Cologne University and degrees in journalism from the Kölner Journalistenschule and the Centre de Formation des Journalists (CFJ) in Paris. He is also co-author of a book on SAP (“Matrix der Welt – SAP und der neue globale Kapitalismus”). From November 2018 to March 2019 Ludwig was Mercator Technology Fellow at the policy-planning unit of the German Foreign Office in Berlin.

Tuesday 29 Sep

Afternoon

14:00 - 14:55

Nach der Krise ist vor der Krise (de)

Was uns Arbeitsmarktreform, Flüchtlingskrise und Corona für die Digitalisierung lehren können.

Hertie Stiftung

Frank-J. Weise,  Katja Wilken,  Ludwig Siegele,  Dr. Johannes Ludewig

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