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2016 Corporate Responsibility Report

Media Archive

You can find a selection of all videos from our CR reports over the past few years arranged according to section topic here.


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Strategy & management

Complex social questions call for clear, strategic answers
How does Telekom manage to ensure profitability, assume responsibility for society and the environment and meet the different expectations of its stakeholders all at the same time?

Customers & products

2020 DataCenter
Animation from our WeCare app.

ICT img networks need to promote a sense of community
How are we going to manage the transition over to the new digital age? What is Deutsche Telekom's contribution?

Act together
Cyber security is one of the great challenges of our age. The Cyber Security Summit saw a wide-ranging discussion of trust in the digital society. Given the increasing danger of criminal cyber attacks, it is no longer just businesses that have to deal intensively with security issues.


Data Privacy Guide
Board member Thomas Kremer on Deutsche Telekom's new Data Privacy Guide.

Connected Car  

How smart grids work


How are we going to manage the transition over to the new digital age? What is Deutsche Telekom's contribution?
How does Deutsche Telekom make sure that information is not abused? And how does it manage this information and make sure that it is handled responsibly?


Deutsche Telekom and United Internet have launched an initiative within the industry for secure e-mail communication across Germany. The partners' "E-mail made in Germany" program utilizes an additional security standard that for the very first time enables GMX, and WEB.DE users to automatically encrypt data over all transmission paths and offers peace of mind that data is handled in compliance with German data privacy laws.


Network solution
The Diabetes portal, a joint development by Deutsche Telekom and health insurer Central Krankenversicherung, is an electronic diary, a health promotion coaching tool, a learning workshop and a social network all rolled in one. In conjunction with mobile measuring devices that participants can use in their day-to-day lives, the portal is the central tool that enables them to live well with their illness over the long term.


Deutsche Telekom helps out with the harvest
Agriculture meets ultramodern communication technology. The "connected combine harvester" sends harvesting data to the drivers' tablet PCs in real time. This data can be used to optimize production processes. This is one of the first Industry 4.0 img projects to be tested under real conditions.


Data privacy
Deutsche Telekom offers a comprehensive product portfolio with a choice of security levels for mobile security and data privacy solutions. This portfolio allows customers to determine for themselves how they want to deal with their personal and business data and which security level they would like to select for which corporate applications.


Deutsche Telekom: VideoIdent – A new type of identification for online orders via mobile
You no longer need to personally accept your deliveries. Identification via the mail carrier ("PostIdent") can now also be done from the comfort of your home - via a video link to one of our consultants . An example shows how VideoIdent works.

Why not give VideoIdent a try next time you order from our mobile online shop!


The European Aviation Network (EAN)
Take-off for the European Aviation Network (EAN): Deutsche Telekom and Inmarsat, together with technology partners Nokia and Thales, have successfully conducted a program of test flights in the UK.


Pan-Net – telco production of the future
Why do we need a new type of production for our telecommunications services? And what's the automotive industry got to do with it? Find out more about Pan-Net, the most innovative network architecture concept for the telco industry!


Magenta Security Congress
More than 500 participants met in Frankfurt on November 29 and 30, 2016  to discuss the future of online security at the first Magenta Security Congress. Tim Höttges, CEO of Deutsche Telekom, spoke at the event along with internationally-recognized IT experts and a number of other speakers from Deutsche Telekom and partner companies.



2016 Summit for Kids
More than 150 children gathered for the "2016 Summit for Kids," an event full of exciting programs about safe / secure media use and data privacy. The winners of the Teachtoday "Media, sure! But secure." competition were announced at the Summit for Kids held on November 4.

More information on the initiative can be found under

Nummer gegen Kummer youth counseling line  

Deutsche Telekom Stiftung


TV ad: Child-friendly Internet


New sports experience
As part of the long-term "New sports experience" sponsorship project, Deutsche Telekom is offering soccer clubs special training in "blind soccer". Under the guidance of blind soccer players, teenagers gain experience and learn specific skills for dealing with blindness, which they then apply in playing blind soccer. Blindness is simulated using opaque ski goggles.


Interviews at the 2016 IT Summit
Numerous experts from the fields of business, research and education met at the German IT Summit this year. One particular focus in 2016 was on digital education. SCROLLER youth reporter Bianca visited the IT Summit and interviewed Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel and others on how to use digital media securely.


What is Sea Hero Quest? – Netzgeschichten (Network Stories)
Playing and doing good at the same time, that sounds promising. In the current episode of Netzgeschichten, presenter Sissy Metzschke follows up on what the mobile game "Sea Hero Quest" has to do with research on dementia. By the way, "Sea Hero Quest" can be downloaded from the App img Store and Google Play. And it is free. More information about the research project and the game is available at


Civil protection via app – Netzgeschichten (Network Stories)
Civil protection starts long before an emergency happens. But, of course, it is important to be warned early on in order to be as well-prepared as possible. This can happen via apps such as NINA, Katwarn and myShake, which warn you about an impending disaster, be it a storm or worse.


Baskets@school student training project
Deutsche Telekom's Baskets@school initiative makes it possible for students in 5th through 10th grade to have their sports idols visit their school. Children and young people experience what professional basketball training is like by participating in a training session that lasts for around 90 minutes. The goal of the project is to strengthen team spirit and teach students from the region more about basketball. Pros from the Telekom Baskets teach the students tricks and special moves. Head team trainers offered a total of eight such training sessions from November 2016 through April 2017.


Stollenhelden: The new soccer program for future stars
Stollenhelden (Soccer Heroes), Deutsche Telekom's new soccer program for future stars, in an advancement of the ANSTOSS! soccer initiative. We are involved in youth soccer with projects like "Soccer Heroes of the Month," "New sports experience" and "Team spirit." The sponsorship program supports amateur soccer clubs with a focus on young talent.




Risks in the supply chain call for intelligent, collaborative solutions.
Where does Telekom's responsibility for a sustainable supply chain begin, and where are its limitations? Is it Telekom's responsibility to denounce suppliers that do not engage in sustainable practices?

Climate & environment

SMARTer 2020
The role of infomation and communication technology as a driver of sustainability
Climate Change
Animation from our CR App img “We care”
Climate protection calls for fundamental rethinking of approaches in the worlds of business and society.
We think that we already know how to fight climate change. Are we right or do we need a much broader vision? What is Telekom's vision? What measurable contribution is Telekom making to the fight against climate change?