Mikel Larrañaga is a telecommunication engineer which has been working as a researcher in IK4-Tekniker for the last 5 years. He started in the world of particle accelerators, but finally fascinated by the fancy world of internet of things....
Dr. Stefan Ferber is Director for Communities & Partner Networks in the Internet of Things and Services at Bosch Software Innovations GmbH in Germany – the Software and System House of the Bosch Group: Challenging the Internet of Things & Services as a blogger, traveler, speaker, and technology broker.
Dr. Ferber has more than twenty years experience in software development, software processes, software product lines and system architectures for embedded, computer vision and IT domains.
Dr. Ferber started his carrer at the research center of DaimlerChrysler AG in Ulm in the field of 3D computer vision, robotics, and measurement technologies. In 2000 he joined Robert Bosch GmbH working on software architectures and software product lines as an internal consultant and researcher in Frankfurt. Starting in 2004 he was responsible for the Corporate Systems Engineering Process Group (C-SEPG) and the research department for software and system processes at Bosch in Stuttgart. Since 2009 he was the Product Manager for the Bosch eMobility Solution and therefore engaged internationally in the eMobility market, business models, standardization, and technology topics in Europe, Asia, and Australia.
Dr. Ferber holds a Ph.D. and a Diploma in Computer Science from the University of Karlsruhe, Germany and an M.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, USA.