Rainer Gimbel (Evonik)

Rainer Gimbel began working for the former Degussa in Frankfurt/Main (Germany) in 1995. For a long time, he was involved with SAP in the purchase-to-pay process environment. Since 2012, he assumed responsibility for Evonik`s Enterprise Social Network. As a Digital Strategist he works for Team Evonik Digital, EvonikĀ“s digital daughter. One of his biggest challenges is the introduction of open, transparent collaboration methods and the associated cultural change.

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How to Engage 13.000 Colleagues in Online Ideation @Evonik


Over seven years ago Evonik started their own journey with IBM Connections. New use cases impacting the business keep emerging every day. The emphasis on innovation through organising ideation jams, on influencing use behaviours through an open knowledge sharing culture across teams & online communities has made Evonik`s employees familiar with a people centric collaboration […]

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