d.velop summit | 11-13 June 2024 | Areal Böhler | Düsseldorf

Be part of the d.velop summit 2024!

Something big is coming in 2024: More networking. More exchange. More experiences. For the first time, the entire d.velop community is coming together in Düsseldorf to experience innovations together. Become a part of the d.velop summit 2024 now! In our ticket shop, you have the choice between:

  • Ticket for trade visitors for 12-13 June 2024
  • Partner ticket for all d.velop partner companies for 11 June 2024

d.velop summit 2024

Become part of the d.velop summit 2024!

2024 marks the beginning of the d.velop summit – an event for the entire d.velop community. With the d.velop summit 2024, we provide the ideal platform where the power of a large community is palpable in every way.

Be part of the inaugural d.velop summit: Look forward to digitalisation champions, visionaries, and innovators from across Europe coming together to explore the latest trends and developments in the field of Content Services.

SPOTLIGHTS & Best Practices

Real-world insights at the d.velop summit 2024

The first presentations at the d.velop summit 2024 are already confirmed. Get ready for inspiring spotlights and practical customer presentations!

  • Rainer Hehmann

    d.velop Board Member Rainer Hehmann provides relevant insights into current market and technology trends, as well as strategies on how you can directly leverage d.velop technologies and software innovations in the Innovation Spotlight.

    • Current Megatrends of Digitalisation
    • Future Strategic Development at d.velop
    • Highlights from the d.velop Software Forge
  • Janis Mc David

    Born without arms and legs, Janis has astonished the world by achieving the seemingly impossible, recently summiting Mount Kilimanjaro. Additionally, he is an enthusiastic racing driver in motorsport.

    • Keynote on the Smart Utilisation of Creativity, Mental Strength, and Future-oriented Technology.
  • Nico Bäumer & Jonas Oberschweiber

    In the Tech Spotlight with d.velop CTO Nico Bäumer and d.velop VP Research & Development Jonas Oberschweiber, you’ll receive the latest trends, development strategies, and innovations from the d.velop Content Services Forge.

    • Insight into the Development Roadmap
    • Updates on the d.velop platform
    • Information on the Product Strategy
  • Product Spotlights

    Exciting insights await you around d.velop’s products in the Product Spotlights: What innovations are coming with d.velop documents? What does the product roadmap for d.velop sign look like? What new features are available for d.velop pilot?

    • Product and feature updates
    • Preview of upcoming releases and roadmaps
    • Concrete solution approaches for challenges
  • andsafe AG

    The andsafe AG sees itself as a “startup with a history”. It was founded as a corporate startup of the Provinzial Group and pursues a digital business model.

    • At the d.velop summit, you will gain insights into the success story of andsafe AG as the first German insurance company with a cloud-based DMS.
  • Alte Hansestadt Lemgo

    Lemgo is located in the heart of Lipperland and is the oldest city in the district. That the city is at the forefront of digitalisation is evidenced at the d.velop summit.

    • Get exciting insights into the digital salary management of the Hanseatic City of Lemgo.

Event Schedule

What to Expect at the d.velop summit

Schedule Partner Day (for partners from the d.velop ecosystem)

On Partner Day, we’ll briefly review the past 12 months at d.velop, examine the current status quo, and then take a collective look into the future. What are the upcoming megatrends in the digitalization of business processes, and what solutions can our joint customers look forward to? The transformation of business models plays a significant role in shaping the future of the d.velop platform together as a community, aiming for sustainable growth. We’re looking forward to an engaging kickoff to the d.velop summit 2024.

  • 11:00-12:00: Welcome Partner | Doors open
  • 12:00-13:00: Eat & Greet | Lunch Break & Networking
  • 13:00-13:30: Opening Keynote
  • 13:30-14:00: Keynote
  • 14:00-14:30: Product Insights (Sneak Preview)
  • 14:30-14:45: Coffee Talks | Break & Networking
  • 14:45-15:15: Best Practices from the d.velop competence network
  • 15:15-15:45: Platform & App Builder
  • 15:45-16:30: Coffee Talks | Break & Networking
  • 17:00-17:45: Awards & Closing
  • 17:45-22:00: Get Together | Evening Event

Innovation & Technology Day (for trade visitors & partners)

Curtains up and stages set for the Innovation & Technology Day at the d.velop summit 2024. We eagerly anticipate a day filled with inspiration, innovation, knowledge, and mutual exchange regarding the diverse solutions, products, and services within the d.velop portfolio and beyond in the entire d.velop ecosystem. As we delve deep into the technical heart of d.velop, we also dare to look far beyond the horizon, all the way to the megatrends. The current pace of innovation and the variety of solutions are breathtaking; let’s dive together into this fascinating world.

  • 08:30-09:45: Welcome & Intro
  • 10:00-10:45: Keynote by Janis McDavid
  • 10:45-11:30: Innovation Spotlight by Rainer Hehmann
  • 11:30-12:30: Eat & Greet | Lunch Break & Networking
  • 12:30-15:30: Five parallel sessions (Innovation, Spotlight, Tech, App & Services)
  • 15:30-16:00: Coffee Talks | Break & Networking
  • 16:00-18:45: Five parallel sessions (Innovation, Spotlight, Tech, App & Services)
  • 15:15-15:45: Platform & App Builder
  • 19:00-23:00: Networking Night | Evening Event

Best Practice Day (for trade visitors & partners)

On no other day is the real pulse of digitalisation as palpable as on the Best Practice Day at the d.velop summit 2024. Because amid all technical trends and innovations, d.velop places the benefit for people at the center of all considerations. What current challenges in digitalisation do each of us face from diverse perspectives? And what creative solutions from the d.velop ecosystem have been conceived and implemented to address these challenges? The wealth of experience from countless projects is immense, and on this day, we aim to collectively harness it. Look forward to specific customer projects on our five stages: Private Economy Stage, Public Sector Stage, Health & Care Stage, Finance Stage, Compliance Stage.

  • 08:30-09:30: Morning Coffee | Doors Open & Networking
  • 09:30-10:00: Five parallel sessions
  • 10:10-10:40: Five parallel sessions
  • 10:50-11:20: Five parallel sessions
  • 11:20-12:30: Eat & Greet | Lunch Break & Networking
  • 12:30-13:00: Five parallel sessions
  • 13:10-13:40: Five parallel sessions
  • 13:50-14:20: Five parallel sessions
  • 14:30–15:15: Keynote
  • from 15:15: End of event

Event Location & Hotel Booking


Innovations, trends, and visions of the future, all brought together at the old steelworks AREAL BÖHLER. An innovation and exhibition venue that holds significant influence beyond Düsseldorf, making it the perfect location for the d.velop summit 2024. Explore the venue and take advantage of our discounted hotel room rates to book suitable accommodation.

Impressions from Previous Years

The d.velop Community Onsite

For years, d.velop events have provided the opportunity to learn from digitalisation champions – the d.velop users. After all, there are no better teachers than companies and organisations facing similar challenges. Here are some highlights from recent years:

  • schmitz cargobull logo
  • gerry weber international ag logo
  • schalke logo
  • dak logo
  • stadt wuppertal


Frequently Asked Questions about the d.velop summit:

What do I pay for a ticket for the d.velop summit 2024?

The two-day ticket for trade visitors costs €149.

The d.velop summit starts for members of the d.velop competence network (d.velop partners) on June 11, 2024. The partner ticket for all three d.velop summit days costs €99.

When and where is the d.velop summit 2024 taking place?

The d.velop summit 2024 begins for d.velop partners on June 11, 2024.
Trade visitors join on June 12 and 13, 2024.
The event takes place at the “Areal Böhler” in Düsseldorf.

If I’m at the d.velop summit 2024 all day, where can I get something to eat and drink?

Your physical well-being is of course taken care of at the d.velop summit 2024.
Coffee, tea, and refreshing beverages are available continuously throughout all days. During the networking breaks, we provide you with delicacies and palate pleasures. Naturally, options are also available for participants who follow a vegetarian or vegan diet.

What do I do in the evening when the daily program of the d.velop summit has ended?

Deepen the contacts you’ve already made at the d.velop summit or meet new colleagues who share the same interests as you.
The evening event of the d.velop summit 2024 on June 12, also held on the premises of Areal Böhler, is a wonderful opportunity for this.
On the evening of June 11, 2024, d.velop partners will also gather for exchanges, likewise at the Areal Böhler premises.