External speakers

Markus Hess

Deputy Director General Industrial Policy and Future Mobility, Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Germany

Markus Hess is a civil servant in the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy in Germany. He has been the Deputy Director General in the department of Industrial Policy since 2016. Previously, he has worked as Head of Unit, EU-Internal Market in the EU-Department, also as Head of Brussels‘ Office of BMW Group, and as Head of Unit, European Parliament Affairs in the EU-Department.