David Jonker


David Jonker

About David Jonker

David Jonker leads the global thought leadership team at SAP, exploring how technology innovation addresses business, economic, and social issues today and tomorrow.

Choosing Our Tech Destiny

4-Jun-2018 | David Jonker

[drop-letter]In Lewis Carroll’s Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There, Alice asks, “Where should I go?" to which the Cheshire Cat replies, "That depends on where you want to end up

The Business of Being Human

21-Feb-2018 | David Jonker

The industrial revolution made us wealthier, healthier, and, arguably, more civilized. But it took a big toll on our humanness. The skills that allowed artisans to build a clock or sew a dress fr

Our Digital Future, sustainability

Downsizing: A Radical Solution To Save Planet Earth?

8-Sep-2017 | David Jonker

Alexander Payne’s social satire Downsizing, premiering September 11 at Toronto International Film Festival as part of Our Digital Future film series presented by SAP, will have you questioning yo

electricity, utilities, digital transformation, sustainability, consumer

What Electricity 1.0 Can Teach Us About Electricity 2.0

6-Sep-2017 | David Jonker

With The Current War premiering at Toronto International Film Festival on September 9 as part of Our Digital Future film series presented by SAP, it’s the perfect time to consider what the original

1 Week to Davos: Ending Poverty With Digital Transformation

14-Jan-2016 | David Jonker

17 weeks to Davos. 17 global goals to achieve a sustainable future. 17 blog posts exploring the UN’s vision for humankind. Here is number 1. Global Goal #1: End poverty in all its forms everywhe

2 Weeks To Davos: Ensuring More Feast Than Famine

12-Jan-2016 | David Jonker

17 weeks to Davos. 17 global goals to achieve a sustainable future. 17 blog posts exploring the UN’s vision for humankind. Here is number 2. Global Goal #2: End hunger, achieve food security and

6 Weeks To Davos: Icebergs, Oceans, And Our Need For Clean Water

18-Dec-2015 | David Jonker

17 weeks to Davos. 17 global goals to achieve a sustainable future. 17 blog posts exploring the UN’s vision for humankind. Here is number 6. Global Goal #6: Ensure availability and sustainable m

9 Weeks To Davos: Innovating An Industrial World

25-Nov-2015 | David Jonker

17 weeks to Davos. 17 global goals to achieve a sustainable future. 17 blog posts exploring the UN’s vision for humankind. Here is number 9. Global Goal #9: Build resilient infrastructure, promot

Analytics – The Engine Room Of More Successful Sales And Marketing

23-Nov-2015 | David Jonker

At SAP we use analytics to deliver unprecedented insights into customer behavior. In turn, these insights are driving better decision making, better yields from marketing activities, improved customer

10 Weeks To Davos: Searching For The Land Of Equal Opportunity

20-Nov-2015 | David Jonker

17 weeks to Davos. 17 global goals to achieve a sustainable future. 17 blog posts exploring the UN’s vision for humankind. Here is number 10. Global Goal #10: Reduce inequality within and among c