Dr. Christian Vogg | SRG - Head of National Data Taskforce

Dr. Christian Vogg started his professional career as a print journalist, then worked for radio, TV and online for 20 years at public broadcaster Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR) in Cologne. As senior advisor to the CEO at WDR he was involved in the digital strategy. Later he and his team developed the WDR Mediathek (AV- Online-Portal). After overseeing metadata management at WDR he joined EBU and served as Head of Radio and Music, managing the world’s biggest music exchange as well as being active in radio and cross media strategies including DAB+. He joined Swiss Radio and TV (SRF) in 2016 and was next to the archiving and research business as Chief Data Officer responsible for the improvement of metadata driven workflows throughout the company. His team was also given the task to introduce artificial intelligence supported workflows at SRF. In his current position as Head of the National Data Task Force of all the public service media in Switzerland (SRGSSR) his task is to develop SRG as a data driven company.