Head of Product Development, Kramer-Werke GmbH
Michael Arndt is Head of Product Development at Kramer-Werke GmbH. After studying mechanical engineering, he worked in engine development for the automotive industry, for 8 years. Then, he was Director of Low Power Range at MTU-Friedrichshafen GmbH, for 11 years. Today, he is responsible for the development of wheel loaders and telehandlers at Kramer Werke GmbH.
Managing Director, SITECH Deutschland GmbH
After graduating in surveying, Frank Dahlhoff has been working in the sales of surveying solutions since 1990, specializing in construction machine controls and construction surveying systems since 1998 and became Managing Director of today's SITECH Deutschland GmbH in 2005.
Corporate Technology Manager, Ammann Group
Ammann is a world-leading supplier of mixing plants, machines and services to the construction industry with core expertise in road building and transportation infrastructure. Anton Demarmels served as CTO and member of the executive committee from 2007 to 2016. As of 2017 he represents Ammann in international associations and acts as consultant to the CEO.
Managing Director Production, Bauer Maschinen GmbH
Since 2011 René Gudjons acts as Managing Director/COO of BAUER Maschinen GmbH, responsible for global production, service business and technical documentation. As a trained engineer he started his career at AUDI, after that he worked for 10 years as Management Consultant with Deloitte.
Director Services & Operations Off-Highway, TTControl S.r.l.
Roberto Ferrari graduated in electrical engineering with a focus on automation systems from the Milan University of Technology. After completing his state exam in engineering, Mr. Ferrari worked for MiCROTEC GmbH. In 2001 he took over as technical director of TTControl, a newly founded joint venture of TTTech and HYDAC. Since 2013 he is responsible for overall sales in Italy.
CEO, Sany Europe GmbH
Martin Knoetgen holds a degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt. After several executive positions in the automotive and construction machinery industry, he has been Chief Executive Officer at Sany Europe GmbH since May 2017. In this position, he is responsible for sales, service and support of earthmoving products, logistics and port equipment and other Sany products in the region.
Head of Industry 4.0, Fujitsu Technology Solutions GmbH
Andreas Rohnfelder has a 25-year history in IT in the areas of high performance computing, global alliances, and data protection. Since 2017, he heads the Industry 4.0 Center of Excellence at Fujitsu. An essential focus of his work lies in the field of Digital Transformation based on IOT and Artificial Intelligence
President Commercial Vehicles & Off-Road, Robert Bosch GmbH
Dr. Johannes-Jörg Rüger obtained his PhD at the University of Dortmund in 1997. Since then, he has held several management positions within the Bosch Group. In January 2016, he was appointed President Commercial Vehicles & Off-Road at Robert Bosch GmbH.
Senior Vice President, DEUTZ AG
Dr. Markus Schwaderlapp has been Senior Vice President Research & Development at DEUTZ AG since January 2015, prior to which he held various positions at FEV GmbH in Aachen, most recently as Managing Director. He received his doctorate from RWTH Aachen University on the subject of "Development of low-emission combustion processes for natural gas engines".