Martin Lehner - A Vision of the Construction Machinery Industry - Electrified, Automated, Digital and Competitive

Martin Lehner - A Vision of the Construction Machinery Industry - Electrified, Automated, Digital and Competitive

Martin Lehner, CEO, Wacker Neuson SE

Since September 2017, Mr. Martin Lehner has taken on the role of CEO of Wacker Neuson SE. Mr. Lehner was previously Deputy CEO and CTO of the group responsible for research and development, procurement, production and quality. Before the merger between Wacker and Neuson (2007), Mr. Lehner was already a member of the executive board of Neuson Kramer Baumaschinen AG.

Klaus Graner - Electric Engines: Trends & Developments incl. Resulting Component Requirements and Technological Roadmap

Klaus Graner - Electric Engines: Trends & Developments incl. Resulting Component Requirements and Technological Roadmap

Klaus Graner, Managing Director, Liebherr-Components Biberach GmbH

Klaus Graner studied mechanical engineering at the TU Darmstadt. He began his career at Liebherr-Werk Biberach GmbH. After holding management positions at Kühne BSB and Komatsu Mining Germany, he returned to the Liebherr Group in 2005. Since 2009, he has been a member of the management board of Liebherr-Components Biberach and is today responsible for drive system technology.

Michael Arndt - Electric Construction Machinery: Economical, Enviromentally Friendly and Low-Emission in one

Michael Arndt - Electric Construction Machinery: Economical, Enviromentally Friendly and Low-Emission in one

Michael Arndt, 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.

Dr. Markus Schwaderlapp - Gas, Hydrogen, Regenerative Fuels, Hybrids & Electro: A Pluralist Drive Mix will lead to a CO²-free Future

Dr. Markus Schwaderlapp - Gas, Hydrogen, Regenerative Fuels, Hybrids & Electro: A Pluralist Drive Mix will lead to a CO²-free Future

Dr. Markus Schwaderlapp, 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".

Master Class: New Drives

Master Class: New Drives

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Matthias Tomenendal, Director Berlin Professional School, Berlin School of Economics and Law
Michael Arndt, Head of Product Development, Kramer-Werke GmbH
Dr. Markus Schwaderlapp, Senior Vice President, DEUTZ AG

Prof. Dr. Matthias Tomenendal is an expert on strategy and innovation. Prior to his academic
career as a professor for management and consulting at Berlin School of Economics and Law he worked as a strategy consultant for Boston Consulting Group for more than a decade. His current research centers around digital leadership, organizational identity, gazelles and clusters.

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.

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".


  Dr. Anton Demarmels - Buiding via Remote Control? Autonomous and Semi-Autonomous Solutions in Application

Dr. Anton Demarmels - Buiding via Remote Control? Autonomous and Semi-Autonomous Solutions in Application

Anton Demarmels, 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.

Werner Zenz - leet and Construction Site Management 2025: Customer Requirements for Digital Construction Machinery

Werner Zenz - leet and Construction Site Management 2025: Customer Requirements for Digital Construction Machinery

Werner Zenz, Managing Director, PORR Equipment Services GmbH

Werner Zenz studied Industrial Engineering and Management after his education as a mechanical engineer. In 2001 he joined PORR AG and in 2008 took over the leadership of the group’s equipment management. In 2012, when all PORR’ equipment and fleet were outsourced to PORR Equipment Services, he was appointed managing director.

Dr. Johannes-Joerg Rueger - How and by Whom Data should be collected and used

Dr. Johannes-Joerg Rueger - How and by Whom Data should be collected and used

Dr. Johannes-Jörg Rüger, 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.