WS Audiology

powered by ITONICS

March 27, 2020, Erlangen

We invite you to a Business Brunch at WS Audiology (former Sivantos)
– a global leader in hearing aid technology on March, 27, 2020 in Erlangen.

We will discuss innovation approaches, challenges, best practices and tools with around 40 other ITONICS users and thought leaders from the fields of innovation, strategy, and technology from various industries.

After a brief opening speech and company presentation by Sivantos Managing Director Christian Honsig, we look forward to a lively exchange of experiences in a relaxed atmosphere with breakfast and lunch. In his function as Head of Innovation Management at WSA, Benedikt Heuer will also give an overview of the cooperation with ITONICS and present new technologies as well as innovation strategies. Furthermore we look forward to a Best Practice Keynote by Florian Ponnath, Head of DigiLab for Finance at Siemens HealthineersAn impulse keynote by ITONICS CEO, Dr. Michael Durst gives additional food for thought and demonstrates what you can do to establish unique innovations for sustainable success despite high speed and digital disruption.


  • Cross-industry exchange between ITONICS users on best practices and lessons learned along the end2end innovation process
  • Exciting keynotes on innovation management, strategy development, and trend and technology management
  • Plenty of time for networking with peers in a casual setting
  • Insights into state-of-the-art technologies, tools and the latest research findings
  • Guided tour through the WSA laboratories

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Meet ITONICS users from various industries and exchange information on current topics, challenges and best practices in innovation management. We look forward to seeing you!


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Formed in 2019, through the merger of Sivantos and Widex, WS Audiology combines over 140 years’ experience in pioneering the use of technology to help people with hearing loss hear the sounds that make life wonderful. As a global leader WSA is active in over 125 markets, and employs more than 10,000 people worldwide.


ITONICS is a leading provider of services and software solutions in innovation management. From environmental scanning, trend, technology and idea management to innovation portfolio management and roadmapping, the entire innovation strategy can be designed and controlled.