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European School of Management and Technology
Senior Lecturer and Senior Associate Dean of Executive Education, ESMT Berlin

Christoph Burger is senior lecturer and senior associate dean executive education at the European School of Management and Technology. Before joining ESMT, he worked five years in industry at Otto Versand and as vice president at the Bertelsmann Buch AG, five years at consulting practice Arthur D. Little, and five years as independent consultant focusing on private equity financing of SMEs.

His research focus is in the energy sector/ innovation/ blockchain and decision making/ negotiation. He is co-author of the dena/ ESMT study on “blockchain in the energy transition”, the “ESMT Innovation Index – Electricity Supply Industry” and the book “The Decentralized Energy Revolution – Business Strategies for a New Paradigm”. Christoph directs and teaches in open enrolment programs decision making, blockchain, innovation as a corporate model, customized programs in the energy, banking industry as well as programs for international senior executives such as the Yale Global Executive Leadership Program, CKGSB CEO/ EMBA program or the supervisory board program for Deutsche Telekom. He is a speaker in conferences of dena, eco-summit, energinet, IAEE, KAPSARC, OMIE, a member of the jury of the GreenTec Awards and a mentor at accelerators such as the startupbootcamp or GTEC.

Christoph studied business administration at the University of Saarbrücken (Germany), the Hochschule St. Gallen (Switzerland), and economics at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (USA).

Education

  • Licentiatus oeconomiae (Hochschule St.Gallen)
  • Vordiplom (University of Saarbruecken)
  • MA in Applied Economics (University of Michigan)

Research

Energy sector, innovation, blockchain, and decision making/negotiation

Teaching

Energy sector, innovation, blockchain, and decision making/negotiation

Expertise

Topics

decision making, energy sector (systems and networks), executive education, innovation (incl. strategic innovation, technology-enabled innovation), utilities

Industries

aviation, education, energy, telecommunications

In the news

Mit Ketten zu mehr Freiheit 08/01/17, neue energie

Blockchain, the Digital Disruptor 05/30/17, IEDP

Blockchain - believe the hype? 05/23/17, Montel Magazine

Blockchain - von zentralen zu dezentralen Bezahlstrukturen 04/12/17, DVGW energie wasser-praxis kompakt

Blockchain technology: will it make a difference? – Perry Sioshansi’s Letter from America 04/10/17, Cornwall Insight - Energy Spectrum Issue 565

Blockchain – neue Möglichkeiten für den Energiemarkt 03/07/17, Solarify

Die Blockchain zwischen Hype und Hirn 02/28/17, Computerwoche

A world turned upside down 02/23/17, The Economist

Blockchain ist (noch) kein Angstgegner 02/08/17, Der Tagesspiegel

Digitalisierung: Der überflüssige Versorger 01/24/17, Bizz Energy

Refugee camps: A model for decentralized energy? 07/15/16, The Electricity Journal In: The Electricity Journal Volume 29, Issue 5, June 2016, Pages 90–91: Electricity currents: A survey of current industry news and developments. Reprinted from EEnergy Informer (http://www.menloenergy.com/?page_id=82) Christoph Burger and Jens Weinmann are mentioned.

Blockchain: The transaction solution for decentralized electricity markets? 06/15/16, Global Network Perspectives Blockchain, technology, energy markets, utilities, decentralized billing, Bitcoin, startups, Fintech

Decentralised energy: From niche to mass market 06/01/16, EEnergy Informer

Digitalisierung: Anarchie auf dem Strommarkt 05/24/16, Bizz Energy

Da ansetzen, wo es weh tut 05/17/16, PERSONALmagazin

Introducing the Certificate of Excellence in Global Business 01/28/16, Global Network for Advance Management

Focusing on Expertise for Business Impact 01/01/16, Developing Leaders Quarterly

Competing with new forms of innovation 07/11/15, ESMT Knowledge

Wie gefährlich sind die Preisschwankungen beim Rohöl? 03/31/15, Inforadio RBB

Netzwerke zwischen Forschungsinstituten und Unternehmen: Charakteristik deutscher Produktionsunternehmen. 10/01/14, Korean Broadcasting Systems (KBS) TV-Interview (Dokumentation)

Innovation in der Solarbranche: Wie die Großen Neues versuchen. 09/01/14, PV Magazine

Die Solar-Guerilla 07/10/14, BIZZ Energy Today print+online

Examining the impact of distributed generation 06/16/14, Energyspectrum

Self-producing rather than renewable energy the key innovation 05/28/14, Cogeneration and On-Site Power Production

Industry experts gauge the health of EU's decentralised energy 05/21/14, Cogeneration and On-Site Power Production

European energy utilities increase spending on R&D 03/20/14, Science Business

Bioenergy in China: Can China learn from Germany's Experience? 03/10/14, CKGSB Knowledge

Lasst uns Brennstoff, Treibstoff und Kraftstoff anbauen 03/07/14, Business Magazine Russia

US utilities and distributed generators: Enemies no more? 02/18/14, Cogeneration & On-Site Power Production Volume 15, Issue 1 Erwähnung seines Buches

Germany offers blueprint for energy use 02/12/14, The St. Petersburg Times Issue # 1797 print+online

Die schwierige Erneuerung 02/06/14, Wirtschaftswoche 02/04/14, Handelsblatt.com

Innovationskraft der Energiewirtschaft untersucht 02/06/14, Umweltdienstleister

Innovationsindex: Energiekonzerne investieren mehr in Forschung 02/06/14, Energate Messenger

The German energy turnaround: Implications for Russia 01/22/14, Energy Daily

Low gas and oil prices don't mean an end to renewable energy 01/17/14, Crain's Cleveland

Pros and cons of use of renewable energy sources in Russia and Germany 01/14/14, Turkish Weekly 01/13/14, Voice of Russia Radiointerview

Die Wende der großen Vier 12/27/13, Handelsblatt

Wie sich Schweizer Retailbanken differenzieren sollten 11/19/13, Springer Professional

Penteo global conference: "Los directivos valoran a la baja el liderazgo de los máximos ejecutivos" 10/02/13, ComunicacionesHoy

Multiple paths to grid evolution: No one size fits all 10/02/13, The Energy Collective

Bioenergy efforts empower german villages 07/14/13, The Wall Street Journal

WADE Annual Conference and Joint Meeting with the Northeast Clean Heat and Power Initiative 07/06/13, Online PR News

Schöne neue Energiewelt 02/15/13, Handelsblatt

Bionergy villages: the art of taking control 01/07/13, Power in Europe

Strategie der Energiewende 06/06/11, The European

Europäische Industriekonsolidierung: Die unterschätzte Dynamik 10/22/08, Börsen-Zeitung

Handel und Industrie 01/01/94, LZ Journal

Bausteine für Zukunftsstrategien im Handel 01/01/91, Lebensmittelzeitung

Presentations

Chancen und Risiken von blockchain 05/18/17: Praxisforum Energie 2017, Kisters AG, Bad Neuenahr, Germany

Blockchain in the energy transition 05/10/17: Digital Utilities Europe 2017, Active Communications Europe Ltd (ACI), London, UK

Blockchain und Energie - Chancen und Herausforderungen 03/09/17: Customer Care Center Management in der Energiewirtschaft, User Group, Leipzig, Germany

Geschäftsfelder zum Einsatz der Blockchain im Energiebereich 03/01/17: 'Blockchain - neue Möglichkeiten für den Energiemarkt', Deutsche Energie-Agentur, Berlin, Germany

Blockchain - The data perspective * 02/20/17: Great Next Meetup: blockchain in the energy transition and more ft. GreenBuzz, Deutsche Energie-Agentur, Berlin, Germany * 02/14/17: Global Summit on Blockchain Technology in the Energy Sector, Event Horizon, Vienna, Austria

Chancen und Herausforderungen von Blockchain für die Energiewende 11/22/16: dena-Kongress 2016, Deutsche Energie Agentur, Berlin, Deutschland

The German Energiewende: Digital challenges and value creation for the customer 11/08/16: Detailmarkedsforum, Energinet.dk, Fredericia, Denmark

Can blockchains boost the transformation of the European energy system? 10/05/16: Digitalisation of the energy industry: Will blockchain be the booster?, KIC InnoEnergy, Berlin, Germany

Blockchain als Treiber der Energiewende 09/08/16: Plattform Digitale Energiewelt: 1. Sitzung der Arbeitsgruppe 2, Deutsche Energy-Agentur, Berlin, Germany

Energiewende - insights from Germany on changing energy markets 06/30/16: Eco Summit, Forum GG2: Eco-civilization & green growth, BIT Group Global Ltd, Seoul, Südkorea

Non-energy companies in the power market 05/31/16: The utility of the future: Preparing for a changing energy sector, OMIE, Madrid, Spain

Digitalisierung, Dezentralisierung, Blockchain: Auswirkungen auf den Energiemarkt 05/23/16: Blockchain-Tag für die Energiewelt 2016, Solarpraxis Neue Energiewelt AG, Berlin, Germany

Digital utilities: Insights from German Energiewende 05/12/16: Digital utilities Europe 2016, Active Communications International, London, United Kingdom

Power self-generation and self-consumption: Insights from the German Energiewende 02/03/16: Power self-generation and self-consumption, Club Español de la Energía, Madrid, Spain

European utilities: Strategic choices and cultural prerequisites for the future 09/16/15: Tomorrow’s utilities: What future, or will there be a future?, Cornwall Energy, London, UK

Innovationsindex für die Energiewirtschaft 06/29/15: „Intelligente Stromnetze“: Durch Energieinnovationen Chancen für Österreich eröffnen, Bundesministerium für Verkehr, Innovation und Technologie and E-Control, Vienna, Austria

How far and how fast will changes occur? 04/28/15: The future of the electricity utilities project: European stakeholder meeting, Chatham House, London, UK

Country Profile: Energiewende – Insights from Germany on changing energy markets 04/10/15: The forum 2100: Innovation in business and energy for the new millennium, EPFL, College of Management of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland

Decentralized Energy in Europe Virtual Event 05/20/14: Decentralized Energy in Europe Virtual Event, PennWell Corporation, Mannheim, Germany

Near autonomous energy communities- examing the liberating and revolutionary trend in Germany 04/29/14: Platts European Power Summit, Platts, Berlin, Germany

Germany's decentralized energy revolution 04/23/14: Cornwall Energy Event, Cornwall Energy, London, UK

Publications

Journal Article The 3 stages of a country embracing renewable energy Harvard Business Review Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2017)

Journal Article The impact of blockchain on the energy sector – expectations from German energy executives European Business Review Christoph Burger, Andreas Kuhlmann, Philipp Richard, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Journal Article Germany's RWE and E.ON splitting: Will they prosper? EEnergy Informer 26(10): 10–12 Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Journal Article How the ‘Big Beyond' will change business models of utilities Oxford Energy Forum 26(104): 8–11 Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Journal Article Innovation performance of the US American and European electricity supply industry Energy Policy 86: 351–359 Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2015)

Journal Article The decentralized energy revolution in Germany Power & Energy Solutions 27(September): 85–88 Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2015)

Journal Article Abschalten als Geschäftsidee [Switching off as a business idea] Energiespektrum 5: 40–43 Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2014)

Journal Article Handel entmachtet: Konsumgüterindustrie und Handel im Jahr 2005 Markenartikel 5(96): 209–214 Christoph Burger, Mathias Entenmann, Stefano Neputé (2006)

Journal Article Öko-Audits auch für Brauereien Brauwelt 40/41: 2037–2039 Christoph Burger, Franz Josef Fraundorfer, Volker Müller, Andreas von Saldern (1995)

Journal Article Privatisierung der Brauindustrie in Sambia Brauwelt 29: 1419–1421 Christoph Burger, Rolf-Dieter Reineke (1994)

Journal Article Deutscher Biermarkt im Wandel: Neue Anforderungen an die deutsche Brauindustrie (Teil 3) Brauwelt 18: 798–803 Christoph Burger (1992)

Journal Article Deutscher Biermarkt im Wandel: Neue Anforderungen an die deutsche Brauindustrie (Teil 2) Brauwelt 9: 352–354 Christoph Burger (1992)

Journal Article Deutscher Biermarkt im Wandel: Neue Anforderungen an die deutsche Brauindustrie (Teil 1) Brauwelt 5: 168–170 Christoph Burger (1992)

Journal Article Markensensor: Ein Instrument zu erfolgreichen Markenführung und Markenkontrolle Brauwelt 50: 2594–2602 Marc-Milo Lube, Christoph Burger (1992)

Book The decentralized energy revolution: Business strategies for a new paradigm Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2012)

Book Strukturumbruch in der Finanzdienstleistungsindustrie: Prozessänderungen als Chance für neue Strategien und Konzepte in Banken [Structural changes in the financial services sector: Process changes as a chance for new strategies and concepts in banks] Wiesbaden: Gabler Christoph Burger, Jan U. Hagen (2008)

Book Der Businessplan in der Praxis: Beurteilen aus Investorensicht, Anwenden aus Unternehmersicht [The business plan in practice: Assessment from the point of view of investors, practical application from the point of view of entrepreneurs] Stuttgart: Deutscher Sparkassen Verlag Christoph Burger (2002)

Book Chapter European utilities: Strategic choices and cultural prerequisites for the future In Future of utilities - utilities of the future: How technological innovations in distributed energy resources will reshape the electric power sector, ed. Fereidoon Sioshansi, 303–321. Waltham, MA: Academic Press. Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Book Chapter Nord Stream and the Danish fishermen In Project management, 9th ed. ed. Jack R. Meridith, Samuel J. Mantel Jr., 108–110. Weinheim: Wiley. Christoph Burger, Lars-Hendrik Röller (2015)

Book Chapter Germany's decentralized energy revolution In Distributed generation and its implications for the utility industry, ed. Fereidoon Sioshansi, 49–74. Waltham, MA: Academic Press. Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2014)

Book Chapter Zielmarktstruktur der Finanzdienstleistungsindustrie In Strukturumbruch in der Finanzdienstleistungsindustrie: Prozessänderungen als Chance für neue Strategien und Konzepte in Banken, ed. Christoph Burger, Jan Hagen, 147–167. Wiesbaden: Gabler. Christoph Burger, Jan U. Hagen (2008)

Book Chapter Creating a competitive edge in global markets In Bringing technology to market, ed. Olaf Plötner, Robert E. Spekman, 147–158. Weinheim: Wiley. Christoph Burger, Franziska Frank (2007)

Book Chapter Customer Value Management: Der Kunde als strategische Größe im Electronic Marketing In Marketing Management mit Multimedia, ed. Christoph Wamser, Dietmar Fink, 223–235. Wiesbaden: Gabler. Christoph Burger, Dietmar Fink (1997)

Book Chapter Konsumgüterindustrie und Handel im Jahr 2005: Handel endgültig entmachtet In Management im vernetzten Unternehmen, ed. Arthur D. Little, 127–157. Wiesbaden: Gabler. Christoph Burger, Mathias Entenmann, Stefano Neputé (1996)

Book Chapter Key Account: Die vier Schritte In Jahrbuch der Ernährungswirtschaft, ed. Matthias Kersten, 99–102. Neuwied: Lebensmittel Praxis Verlag. Christoph Burger (1994)

Case Landau Media Christoph Burger, James G. Clawson (2013)

Case Negotiating with the Cuban sugar industry (A): No way out? Christoph Burger, James G. Clawson (2011)

Case Negotiating with the Cuban sugar industry (B): Juan Antonio Fajardo Duque Christoph Burger, James G. Clawson (2011)

Case Negotiating with the Cuban sugar industry (C): Philip Fisch Christoph Burger, James G. Clawson (2011)

Case Nord Stream and the Danish fishermen Christoph Burger, Lars-Hendrik Röller (2011)

Case Mr. KLM (A): Jacob Veldhuyzen Ulf Schäfer, Jan U. Hagen, Christoph Burger (2011)

Case Mr. KLM (B): Captain van Zanten Ulf Schäfer, Jan U. Hagen, Christoph Burger (2011)

Case Mr. KLM (C): Jaap Ulf Schäfer, Jan U. Hagen, Christoph Burger (2011)

Case Tijuana hyperborder plant: An investment opportunity? Jens Weinmann, Christoph Burger (2010)

Case Deutsche Telekom in transforming telecom markets Christoph Burger (2009)

Case Taking charge: Jürgen Klinsmann at FC Bayern Munich Ulf Schäfer, Christoph Burger (2009)

Case Taking charge: Jürgen Klinsmann and the German national soccer team Christoph Burger, Ulf Schäfer (2008)

Report Blockchain in der Energiewende. Eine Umfrage unter Führungskräften der deutschen Energiewirtschaft [Blockchain in the energy transition. A survey among decision-makers in the German energy industry] German edition: Blockchain in der Energiewende. Eine Umfrage unter Führungskräften der deutschen Energiewirtschaft. For the press release click Christoph Burger, Andreas Kuhlmann, Philipp Richard, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Study Blockchain in the energy transition. A survey among decision-makers in the German energy industry Christoph Burger, Andreas Kuhlmann, Philipp Richard, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Report ESMT innovation index 2014 – electricity supply industry: The “big beyond” Christoph Burger, Shirish Pandit, Jens Weinmann (2015)

Online The German energy turnaround: Implications for Russia Christoph Burger (2014)

Report ESMT innovation index 2012: Electricity supply industry Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2014)

Report ESMT innovation index 2010: Electricity supply industry Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2012)

Report Consolidation index for the European airline industry Marten Büttner, Christoph Burger (2008)

Report Europe and China: Different stages of industry consolidation Marten Büttner, Christoph Burger (2008)

Report Bankenkonsolidierung in Deutschland: Ein erster Schritt Christoph Burger, Jan U. Hagen (2008)

Report On the verge of a paradigm shift in the energy sector? From centralized to decentralized energy generation Christoph Burger, Michael Holtermann, Gerald Kalny (2008)

Report Industry consolidation comparison of Europe and China This publication has been removed from circulation. Marten Büttner, Christoph Burger (2008)

Report Europäische Industriekonsolidierung: Die unterschätzte Dynamik Christoph Burger, Jan U. Hagen (2008)

Report Consolidation index: Critical success factors for industry consolidation Christoph Burger (2008)

Report Konsolidierung europäischer Banken: Weckruf für den deutschen Bankenmarkt? Christoph Burger, Jan U. Hagen (2007)

Report Europäische Konsolidierung in der Energiebranche: Beginn einer zweiten Konsolidierungswelle? Christoph Burger, Michael Holtermann (2007)

European School of Management and Technology
Senior Lecturer and Senior Associate Dean of Executive Education, ESMT Berlin

Christoph Burger is senior lecturer and senior associate dean executive education at the European School of Management and Technology. Before joining ESMT, he worked five years in industry at Otto Versand and as vice president at the Bertelsmann Buch AG, five years at consulting practice Arthur D. Little, and five years as independent consultant focusing on private equity financing of SMEs.

His research focus is in the energy sector/ innovation/ blockchain and decision making/ negotiation. He is co-author of the dena/ ESMT study on “blockchain in the energy transition”, the “ESMT Innovation Index – Electricity Supply Industry” and the book “The Decentralized Energy Revolution – Business Strategies for a New Paradigm”. Christoph directs and teaches in open enrolment programs decision making, blockchain, innovation as a corporate model, customized programs in the energy, banking industry as well as programs for international senior executives such as the Yale Global Executive Leadership Program, CKGSB CEO/ EMBA program or the supervisory board program for Deutsche Telekom. He is a speaker in conferences of dena, eco-summit, energinet, IAEE, KAPSARC, OMIE, a member of the jury of the GreenTec Awards and a mentor at accelerators such as the startupbootcamp or GTEC.

Christoph studied business administration at the University of Saarbrücken (Germany), the Hochschule St. Gallen (Switzerland), and economics at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (USA).

Education

  • Licentiatus oeconomiae (Hochschule St.Gallen)
  • Vordiplom (University of Saarbruecken)
  • MA in Applied Economics (University of Michigan)

Research

Energy sector, innovation, blockchain, and decision making/negotiation

Teaching

Energy sector, innovation, blockchain, and decision making/negotiation

Expertise

Topics

decision making, energy sector (systems and networks), executive education, innovation (incl. strategic innovation, technology-enabled innovation), utilities

Industries

aviation, education, energy, telecommunications

In the news

Mit Ketten zu mehr Freiheit 08/01/17, neue energie

Blockchain, the Digital Disruptor 05/30/17, IEDP

Blockchain - believe the hype? 05/23/17, Montel Magazine

Blockchain - von zentralen zu dezentralen Bezahlstrukturen 04/12/17, DVGW energie wasser-praxis kompakt

Blockchain technology: will it make a difference? – Perry Sioshansi’s Letter from America 04/10/17, Cornwall Insight - Energy Spectrum Issue 565

Blockchain – neue Möglichkeiten für den Energiemarkt 03/07/17, Solarify

Die Blockchain zwischen Hype und Hirn 02/28/17, Computerwoche

A world turned upside down 02/23/17, The Economist

Blockchain ist (noch) kein Angstgegner 02/08/17, Der Tagesspiegel

Digitalisierung: Der überflüssige Versorger 01/24/17, Bizz Energy

Refugee camps: A model for decentralized energy? 07/15/16, The Electricity Journal In: The Electricity Journal Volume 29, Issue 5, June 2016, Pages 90–91: Electricity currents: A survey of current industry news and developments. Reprinted from EEnergy Informer (http://www.menloenergy.com/?page_id=82) Christoph Burger and Jens Weinmann are mentioned.

Blockchain: The transaction solution for decentralized electricity markets? 06/15/16, Global Network Perspectives Blockchain, technology, energy markets, utilities, decentralized billing, Bitcoin, startups, Fintech

Decentralised energy: From niche to mass market 06/01/16, EEnergy Informer

Digitalisierung: Anarchie auf dem Strommarkt 05/24/16, Bizz Energy

Da ansetzen, wo es weh tut 05/17/16, PERSONALmagazin

Introducing the Certificate of Excellence in Global Business 01/28/16, Global Network for Advance Management

Focusing on Expertise for Business Impact 01/01/16, Developing Leaders Quarterly

Competing with new forms of innovation 07/11/15, ESMT Knowledge

Wie gefährlich sind die Preisschwankungen beim Rohöl? 03/31/15, Inforadio RBB

Netzwerke zwischen Forschungsinstituten und Unternehmen: Charakteristik deutscher Produktionsunternehmen. 10/01/14, Korean Broadcasting Systems (KBS) TV-Interview (Dokumentation)

Innovation in der Solarbranche: Wie die Großen Neues versuchen. 09/01/14, PV Magazine

Die Solar-Guerilla 07/10/14, BIZZ Energy Today print+online

Examining the impact of distributed generation 06/16/14, Energyspectrum

Self-producing rather than renewable energy the key innovation 05/28/14, Cogeneration and On-Site Power Production

Industry experts gauge the health of EU's decentralised energy 05/21/14, Cogeneration and On-Site Power Production

European energy utilities increase spending on R&D 03/20/14, Science Business

Bioenergy in China: Can China learn from Germany's Experience? 03/10/14, CKGSB Knowledge

Lasst uns Brennstoff, Treibstoff und Kraftstoff anbauen 03/07/14, Business Magazine Russia

US utilities and distributed generators: Enemies no more? 02/18/14, Cogeneration & On-Site Power Production Volume 15, Issue 1 Erwähnung seines Buches

Germany offers blueprint for energy use 02/12/14, The St. Petersburg Times Issue # 1797 print+online

Die schwierige Erneuerung 02/06/14, Wirtschaftswoche 02/04/14, Handelsblatt.com

Innovationskraft der Energiewirtschaft untersucht 02/06/14, Umweltdienstleister

Innovationsindex: Energiekonzerne investieren mehr in Forschung 02/06/14, Energate Messenger

The German energy turnaround: Implications for Russia 01/22/14, Energy Daily

Low gas and oil prices don't mean an end to renewable energy 01/17/14, Crain's Cleveland

Pros and cons of use of renewable energy sources in Russia and Germany 01/14/14, Turkish Weekly 01/13/14, Voice of Russia Radiointerview

Die Wende der großen Vier 12/27/13, Handelsblatt

Wie sich Schweizer Retailbanken differenzieren sollten 11/19/13, Springer Professional

Penteo global conference: "Los directivos valoran a la baja el liderazgo de los máximos ejecutivos" 10/02/13, ComunicacionesHoy

Multiple paths to grid evolution: No one size fits all 10/02/13, The Energy Collective

Bioenergy efforts empower german villages 07/14/13, The Wall Street Journal

WADE Annual Conference and Joint Meeting with the Northeast Clean Heat and Power Initiative 07/06/13, Online PR News

Schöne neue Energiewelt 02/15/13, Handelsblatt

Bionergy villages: the art of taking control 01/07/13, Power in Europe

Strategie der Energiewende 06/06/11, The European

Europäische Industriekonsolidierung: Die unterschätzte Dynamik 10/22/08, Börsen-Zeitung

Handel und Industrie 01/01/94, LZ Journal

Bausteine für Zukunftsstrategien im Handel 01/01/91, Lebensmittelzeitung

Presentations

Chancen und Risiken von blockchain 05/18/17: Praxisforum Energie 2017, Kisters AG, Bad Neuenahr, Germany

Blockchain in the energy transition 05/10/17: Digital Utilities Europe 2017, Active Communications Europe Ltd (ACI), London, UK

Blockchain und Energie - Chancen und Herausforderungen 03/09/17: Customer Care Center Management in der Energiewirtschaft, User Group, Leipzig, Germany

Geschäftsfelder zum Einsatz der Blockchain im Energiebereich 03/01/17: 'Blockchain - neue Möglichkeiten für den Energiemarkt', Deutsche Energie-Agentur, Berlin, Germany

Blockchain - The data perspective * 02/20/17: Great Next Meetup: blockchain in the energy transition and more ft. GreenBuzz, Deutsche Energie-Agentur, Berlin, Germany * 02/14/17: Global Summit on Blockchain Technology in the Energy Sector, Event Horizon, Vienna, Austria

Chancen und Herausforderungen von Blockchain für die Energiewende 11/22/16: dena-Kongress 2016, Deutsche Energie Agentur, Berlin, Deutschland

The German Energiewende: Digital challenges and value creation for the customer 11/08/16: Detailmarkedsforum, Energinet.dk, Fredericia, Denmark

Can blockchains boost the transformation of the European energy system? 10/05/16: Digitalisation of the energy industry: Will blockchain be the booster?, KIC InnoEnergy, Berlin, Germany

Blockchain als Treiber der Energiewende 09/08/16: Plattform Digitale Energiewelt: 1. Sitzung der Arbeitsgruppe 2, Deutsche Energy-Agentur, Berlin, Germany

Energiewende - insights from Germany on changing energy markets 06/30/16: Eco Summit, Forum GG2: Eco-civilization & green growth, BIT Group Global Ltd, Seoul, Südkorea

Non-energy companies in the power market 05/31/16: The utility of the future: Preparing for a changing energy sector, OMIE, Madrid, Spain

Digitalisierung, Dezentralisierung, Blockchain: Auswirkungen auf den Energiemarkt 05/23/16: Blockchain-Tag für die Energiewelt 2016, Solarpraxis Neue Energiewelt AG, Berlin, Germany

Digital utilities: Insights from German Energiewende 05/12/16: Digital utilities Europe 2016, Active Communications International, London, United Kingdom

Power self-generation and self-consumption: Insights from the German Energiewende 02/03/16: Power self-generation and self-consumption, Club Español de la Energía, Madrid, Spain

European utilities: Strategic choices and cultural prerequisites for the future 09/16/15: Tomorrow’s utilities: What future, or will there be a future?, Cornwall Energy, London, UK

Innovationsindex für die Energiewirtschaft 06/29/15: „Intelligente Stromnetze“: Durch Energieinnovationen Chancen für Österreich eröffnen, Bundesministerium für Verkehr, Innovation und Technologie and E-Control, Vienna, Austria

How far and how fast will changes occur? 04/28/15: The future of the electricity utilities project: European stakeholder meeting, Chatham House, London, UK

Country Profile: Energiewende – Insights from Germany on changing energy markets 04/10/15: The forum 2100: Innovation in business and energy for the new millennium, EPFL, College of Management of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland

Decentralized Energy in Europe Virtual Event 05/20/14: Decentralized Energy in Europe Virtual Event, PennWell Corporation, Mannheim, Germany

Near autonomous energy communities- examing the liberating and revolutionary trend in Germany 04/29/14: Platts European Power Summit, Platts, Berlin, Germany

Germany's decentralized energy revolution 04/23/14: Cornwall Energy Event, Cornwall Energy, London, UK

Publications

Journal Article The 3 stages of a country embracing renewable energy Harvard Business Review Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2017)

Journal Article The impact of blockchain on the energy sector – expectations from German energy executives European Business Review Christoph Burger, Andreas Kuhlmann, Philipp Richard, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Journal Article Germany's RWE and E.ON splitting: Will they prosper? EEnergy Informer 26(10): 10–12 Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Journal Article How the ‘Big Beyond' will change business models of utilities Oxford Energy Forum 26(104): 8–11 Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Journal Article Innovation performance of the US American and European electricity supply industry Energy Policy 86: 351–359 Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2015)

Journal Article The decentralized energy revolution in Germany Power & Energy Solutions 27(September): 85–88 Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2015)

Journal Article Abschalten als Geschäftsidee [Switching off as a business idea] Energiespektrum 5: 40–43 Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2014)

Journal Article Handel entmachtet: Konsumgüterindustrie und Handel im Jahr 2005 Markenartikel 5(96): 209–214 Christoph Burger, Mathias Entenmann, Stefano Neputé (2006)

Journal Article Öko-Audits auch für Brauereien Brauwelt 40/41: 2037–2039 Christoph Burger, Franz Josef Fraundorfer, Volker Müller, Andreas von Saldern (1995)

Journal Article Privatisierung der Brauindustrie in Sambia Brauwelt 29: 1419–1421 Christoph Burger, Rolf-Dieter Reineke (1994)

Journal Article Deutscher Biermarkt im Wandel: Neue Anforderungen an die deutsche Brauindustrie (Teil 3) Brauwelt 18: 798–803 Christoph Burger (1992)

Journal Article Deutscher Biermarkt im Wandel: Neue Anforderungen an die deutsche Brauindustrie (Teil 2) Brauwelt 9: 352–354 Christoph Burger (1992)

Journal Article Deutscher Biermarkt im Wandel: Neue Anforderungen an die deutsche Brauindustrie (Teil 1) Brauwelt 5: 168–170 Christoph Burger (1992)

Journal Article Markensensor: Ein Instrument zu erfolgreichen Markenführung und Markenkontrolle Brauwelt 50: 2594–2602 Marc-Milo Lube, Christoph Burger (1992)

Book The decentralized energy revolution: Business strategies for a new paradigm Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2012)

Book Strukturumbruch in der Finanzdienstleistungsindustrie: Prozessänderungen als Chance für neue Strategien und Konzepte in Banken [Structural changes in the financial services sector: Process changes as a chance for new strategies and concepts in banks] Wiesbaden: Gabler Christoph Burger, Jan U. Hagen (2008)

Book Der Businessplan in der Praxis: Beurteilen aus Investorensicht, Anwenden aus Unternehmersicht [The business plan in practice: Assessment from the point of view of investors, practical application from the point of view of entrepreneurs] Stuttgart: Deutscher Sparkassen Verlag Christoph Burger (2002)

Book Chapter European utilities: Strategic choices and cultural prerequisites for the future In Future of utilities - utilities of the future: How technological innovations in distributed energy resources will reshape the electric power sector, ed. Fereidoon Sioshansi, 303–321. Waltham, MA: Academic Press. Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Book Chapter Nord Stream and the Danish fishermen In Project management, 9th ed. ed. Jack R. Meridith, Samuel J. Mantel Jr., 108–110. Weinheim: Wiley. Christoph Burger, Lars-Hendrik Röller (2015)

Book Chapter Germany's decentralized energy revolution In Distributed generation and its implications for the utility industry, ed. Fereidoon Sioshansi, 49–74. Waltham, MA: Academic Press. Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2014)

Book Chapter Zielmarktstruktur der Finanzdienstleistungsindustrie In Strukturumbruch in der Finanzdienstleistungsindustrie: Prozessänderungen als Chance für neue Strategien und Konzepte in Banken, ed. Christoph Burger, Jan Hagen, 147–167. Wiesbaden: Gabler. Christoph Burger, Jan U. Hagen (2008)

Book Chapter Creating a competitive edge in global markets In Bringing technology to market, ed. Olaf Plötner, Robert E. Spekman, 147–158. Weinheim: Wiley. Christoph Burger, Franziska Frank (2007)

Book Chapter Customer Value Management: Der Kunde als strategische Größe im Electronic Marketing In Marketing Management mit Multimedia, ed. Christoph Wamser, Dietmar Fink, 223–235. Wiesbaden: Gabler. Christoph Burger, Dietmar Fink (1997)

Book Chapter Konsumgüterindustrie und Handel im Jahr 2005: Handel endgültig entmachtet In Management im vernetzten Unternehmen, ed. Arthur D. Little, 127–157. Wiesbaden: Gabler. Christoph Burger, Mathias Entenmann, Stefano Neputé (1996)

Book Chapter Key Account: Die vier Schritte In Jahrbuch der Ernährungswirtschaft, ed. Matthias Kersten, 99–102. Neuwied: Lebensmittel Praxis Verlag. Christoph Burger (1994)

Case Landau Media Christoph Burger, James G. Clawson (2013)

Case Negotiating with the Cuban sugar industry (A): No way out? Christoph Burger, James G. Clawson (2011)

Case Negotiating with the Cuban sugar industry (B): Juan Antonio Fajardo Duque Christoph Burger, James G. Clawson (2011)

Case Negotiating with the Cuban sugar industry (C): Philip Fisch Christoph Burger, James G. Clawson (2011)

Case Nord Stream and the Danish fishermen Christoph Burger, Lars-Hendrik Röller (2011)

Case Mr. KLM (A): Jacob Veldhuyzen Ulf Schäfer, Jan U. Hagen, Christoph Burger (2011)

Case Mr. KLM (B): Captain van Zanten Ulf Schäfer, Jan U. Hagen, Christoph Burger (2011)

Case Mr. KLM (C): Jaap Ulf Schäfer, Jan U. Hagen, Christoph Burger (2011)

Case Tijuana hyperborder plant: An investment opportunity? Jens Weinmann, Christoph Burger (2010)

Case Deutsche Telekom in transforming telecom markets Christoph Burger (2009)

Case Taking charge: Jürgen Klinsmann at FC Bayern Munich Ulf Schäfer, Christoph Burger (2009)

Case Taking charge: Jürgen Klinsmann and the German national soccer team Christoph Burger, Ulf Schäfer (2008)

Report Blockchain in der Energiewende. Eine Umfrage unter Führungskräften der deutschen Energiewirtschaft [Blockchain in the energy transition. A survey among decision-makers in the German energy industry] German edition: Blockchain in der Energiewende. Eine Umfrage unter Führungskräften der deutschen Energiewirtschaft. For the press release click Christoph Burger, Andreas Kuhlmann, Philipp Richard, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Study Blockchain in the energy transition. A survey among decision-makers in the German energy industry Christoph Burger, Andreas Kuhlmann, Philipp Richard, Jens Weinmann (2016)

Report ESMT innovation index 2014 – electricity supply industry: The “big beyond” Christoph Burger, Shirish Pandit, Jens Weinmann (2015)

Online The German energy turnaround: Implications for Russia Christoph Burger (2014)

Report ESMT innovation index 2012: Electricity supply industry Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2014)

Report ESMT innovation index 2010: Electricity supply industry Christoph Burger, Jens Weinmann (2012)

Report Consolidation index for the European airline industry Marten Büttner, Christoph Burger (2008)

Report Europe and China: Different stages of industry consolidation Marten Büttner, Christoph Burger (2008)

Report Bankenkonsolidierung in Deutschland: Ein erster Schritt Christoph Burger, Jan U. Hagen (2008)

Report On the verge of a paradigm shift in the energy sector? From centralized to decentralized energy generation Christoph Burger, Michael Holtermann, Gerald Kalny (2008)

Report Industry consolidation comparison of Europe and China This publication has been removed from circulation. Marten Büttner, Christoph Burger (2008)

Report Europäische Industriekonsolidierung: Die unterschätzte Dynamik Christoph Burger, Jan U. Hagen (2008)

Report Consolidation index: Critical success factors for industry consolidation Christoph Burger (2008)

Report Konsolidierung europäischer Banken: Weckruf für den deutschen Bankenmarkt? Christoph Burger, Jan U. Hagen (2007)

Report Europäische Konsolidierung in der Energiebranche: Beginn einer zweiten Konsolidierungswelle? Christoph Burger, Michael Holtermann (2007)

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