The jury

The jury of the xplore New Automation Award consists of representatives from the industry and the education system.

Our jury members evaluate the projects submitted according to specified criteria. The focus is on the interaction with the self-imposed task, growth in knowledge, team performance, creativity, and level of innovation.

Dr. Reinhard Hüppe

Dr. Reinhard Hüppe

Phoenix Contact-Stiftung

Blomberg, Germany

Chairman of the Board of Trustees

Roland Bent

Roland Bent

PHOENIX CONTACT GmbH & Co. KG

Blomberg, Germany

CTO Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG

Dipl.-Ing. Gunther Koschnick

Dipl.-Ing. Gunther Koschnick

ZVEI - Fachverband Automation

Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Managing Director

Prof. Xiao Feng

Prof. Xiao Feng

College of Applied Sciences, Tongji University

Shanghai, China

Director of Sino-German Institute of Technical and Vocational Education

Prof. Jörg Reiff-Stephan

Prof. Jörg Reiff-Stephan

TH Wildau

Wildau, Germany

Head of Automation Engineering

Klaus Wittkuhn

Klaus Wittkuhn

performance design international

Bonn, Germany

Managing Partner

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Birgit Vogel-Heuser

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Birgit Vogel-Heuser

Technical University Munich

Munich, Germany

Chair for Automation and Information Systems

Johann Wiesböck

Johann Wiesböck

Vogel Business Media GmbH & Co. KG

Munich, Germany

Chief editor and publisher of ELEKTRONIKPRAXIS

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