Organizers

Henrik Mucha

Institute Industrial IT & OWL University of Applied Sciences

Henrik Mucha is a research associate at the Institute Industrial IT (inIT) and part of the HCI Group at the OWL University of Applied Sciences, Germany. Henrik holds degrees in Industrial Design and Usability Engineering. His current research focuses on interaction design methodology in industrial contexts and its transfer into SME.

Carsten Röcker

Fraunhofer IOSB-INA & OWL University of Applied Sciences

Carsten Röcker is head of the research unit Human-Technology Interaction at the Fraunhofer IOSB-INA and professor for HCI at the OWL University of Applied Sciences, Germany.  His current research revolves around intelligent systems, human-computer interaction, and technology acceptance.

Thomas Ludwig

University of Siegen

Thomas Ludwig is an assistant professor in the field of cyber-physical systems (CPS) at the University of Siegen. His research focuses on the human-centered design of cyber-physical systems as well as the impact of these CPS on current work structures and practices. Application fields range from manufacturing settings to crisis management.

Corinna Ogonowski 

University of Siegen

Corinna Ogonowski is a research associate at the chair for Information Systems and New Media at the University of Siegen, Germany. Her current research is focused on methodological issues on cooperation, learning and design processes within Living Labs, Participatory Design and empirical studies fostering co-creation processes with users.

Martin Stein 

University of Siegen & ZDW Südwestfalen GmbH

Martin Stein studied Information Systems at the University of Siegen. After working on and managing various research projects on software development and the user-oriented design of information systems, he carried out various industrial projects. He is currently managing director of ZDW Südwestfalen GmbH and research associate at University of Siegen.

Sebastian Robert

Fraunhofer IOSB

Sebastian Robert is a senior researcher at Fraunhofer IOSB in Karlsruhe, Germany. He leads the research group of decision support systems. He is particularly interested in information processing and adjustment of forecasts from a behavioural perspective.

Lukas Galla

Bosch Rexroth

Lukas Galla (Bosch Rexroth) is a development engineer at the Bosch Rexroth Innovation Hub in Lemgo, Germany. He leads the working group “Industrial Assembly Technologies” at the Centrum industrial IT (CIIT). His focus is to develop and implement novel and smart worker assistance systems by using methodological concepts of the current state of research.

Martin Hill 

SAP

Martin Hill (SAP) is Vice President and GM of the IoT & Digital Supply Chain MEE department at SAP and honorary professor at the University of Siegen. He is responsible several projects in the context of IIoT applications based on the SAP software. Within his professorship he supports University of Siegen’s research and development activities especially focusing on the evaluation of concepts in real settings.

Volker Wulf 

University of Siegen & Fraunhofer FIT

Volker Wulf holds the chair of Information Systems and New Media at the University of Siegen. His research interests lie primarily in the area of IT system design in real-world contexts. This includes methods and the development of innovative applications from the areas of cooperation systems, knowledge management and community support.