Director of Technology & Innovation, Plasser & Theurer, Export von Bahnbaumaschinen Gesellschaft m.b.H.
Florian Auer joined Plasser & Theurer in 2012. He has been Director of Technology and Innovation since 2018. Prior to his role at Plasser & Theurer, Mr. Auer worked in the Infrastructure Management section at Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB).
CEO, GS1 Germany GmbH
Thomas Fell has been Managing Director/CEO of GS1 Germany GmbH, which is known for its EAN Barcode and working closely with the manufacturing and retail industries, since 2017. An acknowledged expert in the field of retail, Fell is driving standardisation in the e-commerce sector and other industries while taking into account innovative technologies like Blockchain and IoT.
Senior Vice President New Technologies, HARTING Stiftung & Co. KG
Since 2019 Uwe Gräff is Senior Vice President New Technologies of HARTING Stiftung & Co. KG. Before he was Managing Director of HARTING Electric GmbH & Co. KG and HARTING IT Software Development GmbH & Co. KG.
CEO, VBB Verkehrsverbund Berlin-Brandenburg GmbH
Susanne Henckel has been the CEO of VBB Verkehrsverbund Berlin-Brandenburg GmbH - the public transport authority of the German metropolitan region - since 2014. Being an expert in urban and transport planning, she has, among other things, worked as managing director for BAG-SPNV, the German representation of public transport commissioning bodies from 2010 to 2014.
Head of Additive Manufacturing, Siemens Mobility GmbH
Michael Kuczmik has more than 18 years experience in product development and manufacturing technologies. Since 2013 he is responsible for the AM Center of Competence within Siemens Mobility Customer Services. His experience includes service business, rail and AM know-how.
CEO, SupplyOn AG
Markus Quicken is CEO of SupplyOn and responsible for Corporate Development, Sales, Customer Services as well as Finance & Controlling. Before joining SupplyOn in 2000 he was employed at the Mannesmann Group. He is a certified engineer and studied electrical engineering, specializing in communication engineering, at the RWTH (Rhine Westphalia Technical College) in Aachen.
Director Industry Market Development, QlikTech GmbH
Jürgen Schön works for Qlik as a Director Industry Market Development. In this role Mr. Schön act as a senior advisor when it comes to mobility scenarios, digital transformation in combination with data analytics. He is familiar with the needs along the value chain, his focus is on Mobility Solutions. Mr. Schön is an international expert for business- and IT-challenges.
Manager Platform and Business Development Alternative Drives for Regional Multiple Units, Siemens Mobility GmbH
JOCHEN STEINBAUER, graduated in electrical engineering at the University of Erlangen and is with Siemens Mobility since 2003. After positions in railway electrification and turnkey systems he is an expert in catenary free operations since 2009. In March 2017 he took over the responsibility for the development of hybrid regional trains – battery and hydrogen.
Chief Digital Officer, Deutsche Bahn AG
Since April 2017 CDO of DB AG. He heads the Competence Center Digitization, is responsible for defining the group's digitization strategy, and promotes the development of a digital ecosystem within the company. He also initiates and manages the development of a portfolio of new digital business models. Stefan Stroh was previously a partner at PwC Strategy& in Frankfurt am Main.
Dr. Alexander von Lieven
Head of Equipment & Electrical Engineering, CEO, SPITZKE SE, SPITZKE FAHRWEGSYSTEME GmbH
Dr. Alexander von Lieven joined SPITZKE as logistics manager after having worked in logistics and consulting. Since 2011, he is responsible for the concrete sleeper and mast production plant in Möllenhagen as Managing Director of SPITZKE Fahrwegsysteme GmbH. In addition he is responsible for the electrical engineering division of SPITZKE SE, since 2015.
Technical Consultant GSC, Stratasys GmbH
Stefan Zoller has been working for Stratasys since 2016, initially as Benchmark Engineer and now as Technical Consultant GSC. He has several years of experience in evaluation, design and customer service as well as project implementation with Additive Manufacturing in the sectors of automotive, aerospace, medical, consumer goods and prototyping.