Chairman of the Management Board, DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung GmbH
Uwe Fresenborg studied mechanical engineering (aeronautical engineering). After 22 years of professional experience in the aviation industry in the fields of R&D and program management, Uwe Fresenborg joined DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung GmbH in 2011 and became CEO.
CTO, Wabtec Corporation
Ralph Fuerderer is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Wabtec Corporation. He has global responsibility for Product Development and Innovation. He received his PhD from the WHU Koblenz and the Graduate School of Business/University of Chicago in 1998.
Innovation Manager Emerging Technologies & Concepts, Airbus Operations GmbH
Peter Pirklbauer joined Airbus in 2012 as Manager of Emerging Technologies and Concepts, the future of travel. His mission is to pick up and develop disruptive technologies, processes and business models for future product and service generations in international aircraft construction.
Project Manager Additive Manufacturing, ÖBB Technische Services GmbH
He has been a creative thought leader and consultant in 3D printing for 20 years. In 2015 he launched the international competition "3D Pioneers Challenge" and has been responsible for the "Innovation Lab - AM" at Würth Elektronik eiSos since 2018. With his networked creative view on innovations he leads Würth Elektronik eiSos into the future of 3D-printed electronics.