The jury of the INDUSTRIE 4.0 AWARD

More than 30 top-class industry decision-makers form the jury commitee of the INDUSTRIE 4.0 AWARD. The jury makes its selection based on anonymised project presentations, therefore all companies compete for the award with the same starting conditions and opportunities.

Company A-ZName A-Z
Dipl.-Ing. Roland Bent

Chief Representative Standardization

Peter Bosch

Member of the Board for Manufacturing
Bentley Motors Ltd.

Klaus Buchwald

Executive Vice President Corporate Supply Chain
Infineon Technologies AG

Joerg Cwojdzinski

Vice President SCM
ASM Assembly Systems GmbH & Co. KG

Lieve Declercq

SPIE Nederland B.V.

Kai Garrels

Head of Standardization and Industry Relations

Ekkehart Glaeser

Vice President Manufacturing Fendt

Frank Goeller

Head of Digital Production
Volkswagen Group

Dieter Grajer

Member of the Board Management, Chief Operating Officer
Alfred Kärcher SE & Co. KG

Rupert Hoellbacher

Executive Vice President Engineering and Manufacturing, Quality Management and Business Chief Digital Officer (AA/ET)
Robert Bosch GmbH

Dr.-Ing. Andreas Jaeger

Managing Partner
Arnold Jäger Holding GmbH

Dipl. Ing. Rupert Klein

Head of Assembly
Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen GmbH

Olaf Korzinovski

Chief Operating Officer
Volkswagen AG

Dr. Karsten Kroos

CEO Automotive Technology
thyssenkrupp AG

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Loewen

Senior Principal Engineer, Honorary Professor at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg
Siemens AG Technology

Dr.-Ing. Nils Macke

Director IT Production & Quality Build
ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Cem Peksaglam

Managing Partner
cepe Consulting GmbH

Prof. Dr. Ulrike Plach

Professor Business Information Technology and Digital Transformation
Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Regensburg

Markus Quicken

Chairman of the Board
SupplyOn AG

Dr. Olaf Sauer

Deputy Institute Director
Fraunhofer Institute for Optronics, System Technologies and Image Processing

Norbert Schruefer

CEO Trodat Trotec Group
TroGroup GmbH

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Oliver Schubert

Chief Executive Officer
ZKW Group GmbH

Wolfgang Sochor

Chief Operating Officer
HAWE Hydraulik SE

Dr. Niels Syassen

Member of the Executive Board

Dr. Ing. Joerg Ulrich

Executive Vice President, Head of Operations Region Europe
BSH Hausgeräte GmbH

Dipl.-Ing. Michael Unger

Chairman of the Advisory Board
Balluff GmbH

Ulrich Viethen

Managing Director
Murrelektronik GmbH

Claus Wilk

Editor in Chief
mi connect

Dr. Lucas Johannes Winter

Managing Director
Contakt GmbH