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Doconomy at the World Economic Forum 2024

Doconomy will be present during the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos. At WEF, Doconomy will be at the forefront of discussions, contributing to a collective vision for a more sustainable and resilient global economy. Be part of the conversation that shapes the future.

The annual meeting of WEF will primarily focus on exploring the opportunities enabled by the new technologies and their implications on decision-making and global partnership. As in previous years, the upcoming annual meeting will be the foremost platform to drive public-private cooperation at the highest level, convening over 100 governments, all major international organizations, the 1000 most important global companies, relevant civil society and academic institutions, as well as the global media.

Join us as Doconomy hosts an event alongside carefully selected partners, creating a dynamic space for the exchange of knowledge and ideas. This collaborative effort aims to propel the sustainable finance agenda forward, driving innovative initiatives that will redefine the landscape of responsible financial practices.


Doconomy Stage of Impact

From Monday to Thursday, Jan 15-18th, guests will be invited to "Doconomy Stage of Impact", presented by Doconomy in partnership UBS, Tenity, S&P Global, Business Sweden, WWF and FT Specialist. This event will unfold as a dynamic platform where the world's foremost thought leaders, innovators, and change-makers converge to address the most pressing challenges of our time.

Each day will highlight a specific theme and feature exclusive content related to the daily topic, see the program for all days listed below (All times in the agenda are CET). In addition to compelling presentations, thought-provoking panel discussions, and insightful interviews, everyday will start with company pitches by selected up-and-coming companies who’ll share their innovative solution in front of a jury of senior experts. Join us as industry leaders share insights, strategies, and initiatives that drive positive impact across the globe.

Recordings from "Doconomy Stage of Impact" can be found under our resource page.

Doconomy Stage of Impact

Jan 15th: Finance, Innovation and AI

Delve into the future of finance, the latest innovations, and the role of artificial intelligence in shaping positive societal change. Discover how cutting-edge technologies are driving financial inclusion and reshaping traditional business models.

  • 11:30-11:40 - Tech for Impact Showcase, presented by Tenity

  • 11:45-12:05 - Tech for Impact Showcase: Julian Osborne, CEO & Founder of Pelt8

  • 12:10-12:30 - Tech for Impact Showcase: 3rd-eyes analytics, Marc Mettler, Managing Partner of 3rd-eyes analytics

  • 12:35-12:55 - Tech for Impact Showcase: InCharge Technologies, Roland Vos, Co-Founder of InCharge Technologies

  • 13:00-13:20 - Opening remarks by Michael Baldinger, CSO at UBS

  • 13:20-13:50 - Presentation: "The Sustainable Consumption Index" by Mathias Wikström, CEO & Co-Founder of Doconomy

  • 13:50-14:20 Fireside chat: "Empowering Individuals, Transforming the Planet" with Alessandro Armillotta, CEO & Co-Founder of AWorld 

  • 14:20-14:50 Fireside chat: "Making Every Transaction Count and Every Effort Matter" with Mathias Wikström, CEO & Co-Founder of Doconomy

  • 14:50-15:20 - Fireside chat: “Providing Transparency on Future Climate Impact” with Thomas Yagel, Chief Operating and Product Officer at S&P Global

  • 15:20-15:50 - Fireside chat: “Investing in Tomorrow: Insights from a Startup Visionary” with Andreas Iten, CEO & Co-Founder of Tenity

  • 15:50-16:20 - Fireside chat: “A Recipe for Success: The Swedish Lunch and the Power of Innovation” with Alexander & Marcus Widegren, Founders of The Swedish Lunch

  • 16:20-16:30 - Thank you and good bye

Doconomy Stage of Impact

Jan 16th: Nature & Biodiversity

Uncover the vital intersections between human progress and the preservation of our planet's rich biodiversity. Explore sustainable practices, conservation efforts, and the symbiotic relationship between nature and economic advancement.

  • 11:30-11:40 - Tech for Impact Showcase, presented by Tenity

  • 11:40-12:00 - Tech for Impact Showcase: Francisco Benedito, CEO & Co-Founder of ClimateTrade

  • 12:00-12:20 - Tech for Impact Showcase: David Lunsford, CEO of Stream Ocean

  • 12:20-12:40 - Tech for Impact Showcase: Puja Mahajan, CEO & Founder of Azzera

  • 12:40-13:00 - Tech for Impact Showcase: Dr. Ulrike Pfreundt, Co-CEO & Co-Founder of rrreefs

  • 13:00-15:00 - Panel discussions: "Investing in Nature 2.0" with:

    • Panel 1:

    • Kat Bruce, Founder of Nature Metrics

    • Ian Brettell, Biodiversity Policy Officer at Crowther Lab

    • Emma Tovey, Chief Ecology Officer at the Environment Bank

    • Panel 2:

    • Laia Romero, CEO of Lobelia Earth

    • Giulia Stellari, Director of Fall Line Capital

    • Dr. Martin R. Stuchtey, Founder of The Landbanking Group

    • Panel 3:

    • Kevin Webb, Founder of Superorganism

    • Sonja Stuchtey, Founder of The Landbanking Group

    • Eliane Ubalijoro, CEO of Center for International Forestry Research and World Agroforestry

  • 15:00-15:30 - "Setting the Stage for COP30" presented by Crowther Lab ETH Zurich and Global Canopy

  • 15:30-16:00 - Fireside chat: "Business within Planetary Boundaries - the Escape Act of our Times" with Eva Karlsson, CEO of Houdini Sportswear

  • 16:00-16:30 - Presentation: "Bloom or Bust - the White Paper" by Maya Ziswiler, CEO of UBS Optimus Foundation

  • 16:30-17:00 - Panel discussion: "Nature, Data and Determination" with:

    • Lauren Smart, CCO at S&P Global

    • Eric Usher, Head of United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative

    • Prof. Dr. Martin R. Stuchtey, Founder of The Landbanking Group

  • 17:00-17:30 - Fireside chat: "The Future of Sustainable Leadership" with Halla Tomasdottir, CEO & Chief Change Catalyst of The B Team and Andrew N. Liveris, former Chairman and CEO of Dow Chemical

Doconomy Stage of Impact

Jan 17th: Mental Health & Representation

Elevate the conversation surrounding mental health and representation in the global discourse. Address the importance of inclusivity, diversity, and the impact of mental health on individual wellbeing and societal progress.

  • 10:00-11:00 - Fireside chat: “Breaking Barriers: Ethical Banking with a Customer First Approach” with Nizam Uddin OBE, Chief Strategy Officer at Algbra

  • 11:00-11:05 Tech for Impact Showcase, presented by Tenity 

  • 11:05-11:20 Tech for Impact Showcase: Olga Miler, CEO of SmartPurse

  • 11:20-11:35 Tech for Impact Showcase: Michael Javier, CEO & Founder of CWallet

  • 11:35-11:50 Tech for Impact Showcase: Nadia Fischer, CEO & Co-Founder of Witty Works 

  • 11:50-12:00 Tech for Impact Showcase: Simon Hampel, CEO & Founder of Light

Break between 12:00-15.30

  • 15:30-16:00 - Fireside chat: “Conscious leadership as a Foundation for ESG” with Loes Fokker, Co-Founder of The Argonauts

  • 16:00-16:30 - Fireside chat: “The Fabric of Change: Sustainable Fashion and Material Innovation” with Eva Kruse, Chief Global Engagement Officer of PANGAIA

  • 16:30-16:55 - Panel discussion: “Bee The Change - A New Global Movement for Nature” with:

    • Eva Kruse, Chief Global Engagement Officer of PANGAIA

    • Faheem Ahamed, Group Chief Marketing & Communications Officer at G42

    • Dr. Prashanth Marpu, Vice President for Research and Development of Bayanat

  • 16:55-17:00 Thank you and good bye

Doconomy Stage of Impact

Jan 18th: Climate Action & Food

Unleash the potential of Climate Action and explore innovations in sustainable food production. Engage with groundbreaking solutions that address climate change challenges while ensuring a resilient and secure future for global food systems.

  • 11:30-11:40 Tech for Impact Showcase, presented by Tenity 

  • 11:40-12:00 Tech for Impact Showcase: Petter Østbo, CEO & Co-Founder of Atlas Argo

  • 12:00-12:20 Tech for Impact Showcase:

    • Istvan Kereszy, CEO & Co-Founder of Fire Neural Network

    • Imre Bartos, CTO at Fire Neural Network

    • Caroline Comeau, Co-Founder & Director of Marketing and Finance at Fire Neural Network

  • 12:20-12:40 Tech for Impact Showcase:

    •  Crystal Riedemann, VP Business Development Carbon Impact at VAXA Technologies Iceland

    • Ohad Bashan, CEO of VAXA Technologies Iceland

    • Isaac Berzin, CTO & Founder of VAXA Technologies Iceland

  • 12:40-13:00 Tech for Impact Showcase: Dr. Janna Lipenkova, CEO of Equintel

  • 13:00-13:45 - Fireside chat: “FinTech's Role in Climate Action” with Paul Morgenthaler, Managing Partner at CommerzVentures

  • 13:45-14:30 - Fireside chat: “The Action Agenda on Regenerative Agriculture” with Shalini Unnikrishnan, Global Lead for Societal Impact in the Consumer and Social Impact practices at Boston Consulting Group 

  • 14:30-15:15 - Fireside chat: “Creativity and Innovation for Biodiversity” with Gail Gallie, Co-Founder of Project17 and Eva Kruse, Chief Global Engagement Officer at PANGAIA

  • 15:15-15:30 Break 

  • 15:30-16:00 - Fireside chat:  “Energy transition, AI and innovation” with Jonathan McCullagh, CEO & Founder of Arcturus Technologies

  • 16:00-16:55 - Panel discussion: “Nature on the balance sheet - The brand-new Nature Equity asset class” with:

    • Dr. Martin Stuchtey, Founder & Co-CEO of The Landbanking Group

    • Mark Gough, CEO of Capitals Coalition

    • Dr. Naoko Ishii, Director for the Center at Global Commons

    • Andre Hoffman, Vice Chairman of Roche Holding

  • 16:55-17:00 Thank you and good bye


Learn more about how we can help future-proof your business

Doconomy, founded in Sweden in 2018, is a world-leading provider of applied impact solutions. Our core mission is to ensure the future sustainability of life on Earth by empowering individuals and corporations to assume responsibility for their environmental footprint, thereby fostering a sustainable lifestyle for all.

Our team includes former bankers, engineers, developers, designers, brand strategists, ESG experts, behavioral science experts, and thought leaders in innovative business and service design. We bring expertise and wisdom from some of the world’s largest digital and sustainable banks, corporations, and fintechs, and our dedicated Impact team keeps us best-in-class and at the forefront of our industry.

We serve over 80 clients in 47 different markets and has established key partnerships with renowned organizations such as the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Mastercard, S&P Trucost and World Wildlife Fund (WWF). Åland Index, our award-winning impact calculator, is backed by leading investors, including Mastercard, Ingka Group, Citi Ventures and ABN Amro Ventures

Our team at WEF24

Mathias Wikström

CEO & Co-founder

Mathias Wikström, born at 329 ppm, is a Sweden based sustainability business leader and creative strategist who aims to innovate as well as making the complex communicate. He founded Doconomy together with Johan Pihl and spearheaded globally awarded forefront projects in Finance, Sustainability and Human Rights. He has received an EMBA with honors at Stockholm School of Economics with focus on Leading Innovation.

Mathias has won several Grand Prix at Cannes Lions and served on many award juries, as President for Innovation in Eurobest amongst others. He is a high scoring speaker at industry summits in Europe, USA, Asia and Latin America as well as with the UN and UNFCCC.

Our team at WEF24

Katarina Wangler Björk

Chief Climate Policy Officer

Katarina Wangler Björk’s role at Doconomy is to design the strategy and long-term vision of the Doconomy’s public affairs/policy agenda, and to initiate and enhance partnerships and collaboration with Government, Multilateral organizations and NGOs. She also holds the role as a thought leader and spokesperson in Impact tech, policy, innovation ESG and Sustainable Finance internally as well as for external stakeholders and partners.

Katarina has an extensive background in Climate & Sustainability, Business Innovation, Climate Policy and strategic transformation. Her background in climate issues dates back 25 years, as a youth delegate at COP3 in Kyoto, with roles in business and policy, the last 10 years focusing on future-proofing strategies and business models.

Our team at WEF24

Carl-Johan von Uexkull

Chief Commercial Officer

Carl-Johan von Uexkull leads Doconomy’s commercial team’s development of new markets and strong relationships to further amplify banks, brands and individuals ability to take climate action globally. Carl-Johan has vast international experience from the financial information industry, providing information, insights and technology that drive innovation and performance in global markets. He has been leading teams across Europe for LSEG (London Stock Exchange Group), Refinitiv and Thomson Reuters.

Our team at WEF24

Lucia Hegenbartova

Chief Growth Officer

As Chief Growth Officer, Lucia Hegenbartova plays an integral role in fostering Doconomy’s positive impact in the world by driving growth holistically from the inside out with an exponential mindset. Her responsibility includes promoting global commercial growth, shaping the future of the industry through thought leadership and exploring novel ways to empower the Doconomy team to increase our wellbeing and reach our full cognitive and creative potential. Lucia’s conviction is that true success lies in inspiring and empowering others to grow, and that any large-scale change starts on the inside – within ourselves.

She has previously built pioneering tech companies across eCommerce Tech, MarTech, FinTech and Data Infrastructure. Lucia’s aspiration is to be a bridge-maker between worlds that seem far apart and merge seemingly opposite perspectives between the left and the right brain, business and purpose, art and science, tech and wisdom, AI and humanity.

Our team at WEF24

Henrik Rosvall

Chief Operating Officer

Henrik Rosvall is a visionary leader and entrepreneur who has been at the forefront of digital innovation in the financial technology space for 15+ years. As the COO, he’s in charge of implementing Doconomy’s strategies into daily operations to meet objectives and driving the organizational vision.

Henrik has a wealth of experience from management positions at companies such as Avanza and EF Education. He has a deep understanding of how to transform the financial services industry and is one of the founders of Dreams Technology and Dreams AB, which offers a B2B engagement banking platform that is designed to empower people to achieve their financial goals in a sustainable way.

Our team at WEF24

Denise Livijn

Customer Success Manager

Denise Livijn works within Doconomy’s Commercial team and ensures that our clients—global banks, fintech companies, and financial institutions—are satisfied with all of Doconomy’s products and services. With a background in sustainable economics, Denise supports Doconomy’s clients in establishing their impact-focus solutions to drive climate action forward.

Our team at WEF24

Matilda Skött

Project Manager

Matilda Skött is an accomplished project manager leading high-level events at Doconomy. Before joining Doconomy, Matilda worked at Klarna, Live Nation and The Swedish Film Institute, in positions where she sharpened her skills in strategic planning and execution. Her experience in both the finance and entertainment sectors positions her as a versatile professional with a proven track record of delivering successful outcomes.

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