Engineering next generation urban mobility

Berlin 14–15 March


Claire Depré

Head of Unit, Sustainable & Intelligent Transport, DG MOVE, European Commission

In October 2016, Claire Depré was appointed Head of Unit for Sustainable & Intelligent Transport in charge of intelligent transport systems, low emission transport and urban mobility in DG MOVE. Since 2013, she had already served as Head of Unit for Intelligent Transport Systems.


Florian Lennert

Director, Intelligent City, Innovation Center for Mobility and Social Change (InnoZ) GmbH, London School of Economics (LSE)

Florian Lennert is Director of Intelligent City, a joint venture of InnoZ in Berlin and the London School of Economics (LSE) focusing on sustainable urban innovation. Intelligent City pursues collaborative research and development at the interface of smart mobility, urban renewable energy systems, intelligent infrastructure and future city design.


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Boris Behringer

Director, Porsche Digital Lab

Boris Behringer is the Director of the Porsche Digital Lab in Berlin, a new facility established by the sportscar manufacturer in August 2016 with the purpose of identifying and testing innovative information technology solutions.


Lukas Neckermann

Managing Director, Neckermann Strategic Advisors

Lukas is Managing Director at Neckermann Strategic Advisors, a consultancy based in London with a focus on emerging new mobility trends and their strategic impact. He has 20 years of leadership experience in automotive, media, and financial services.


Prof. Wolfgang Gruel, car2go

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gruel

Head of Autonomous Mobility Systems, car2go Group GmbH

Wolfgang Gruel is Head of Autonomous Mobility Systems for car2go and a Professor at Stuttgart Media University.


Gunnar Landfester

Chief Consultant Mobility, Traffic and Transport, Dornier Consulting International

Gunnar Landfester is a director at Dornier Consulting International – affiliated with Airbus Group – an innovative project consulting and engineering firm advising clients on complex projects and implementing pioneering technologies around Mobility, Environment and Infrastructure.


Raphael Gindrat

CEO and Co-Founder, BestMile

Raphael Gindrat is the CEO and Co-Founder of BestMile. BestMile is revolutionising mobility by providing the first platform allowing for the intelligent operation and optimisation of autonomous vehicle fleets, regardless of their brand or type, leveraging their full potential to tackle urban mobility challenges. ​ In 2015, BestMile became the first company to offer on-demand autonomous shuttle services.


Peter Soutter

Chief Executive Officer, Good Travel Software

Peter Soutter is CEO of Good Travel Software. Following a career in film and TV as an acquisitions advisor, he came across car-sharing while living in Sydney and founded GTS in 2010 with the belief that it could deliver much more to its users.


Daniela Snyders, responsible for Business Development (Smart) at Daimler AG

Daniela Snyders

smart lab - Business Development, Daimler AG

Daniela is part of the smart lab at Daimler AG. The team analyses new business opportunities for smart and functions as a think tank for intelligent urban mobility.


Damien Declercq

Executive Vice President - EMEA, Local Motors, Inc


Max Ackermann

Managing Director, Berlin, Siberia

Max Ackermann is Managing Director, Berlin, at digital product design and engineering firm Siberia. Previously, he co-founded digital design firm Ludopoli in Zurich.


Dom Gill

Business Director, EMEA, Siberia

Dom Gil is the Business Director, EMEA, at digital product design and engineering firm Siberia.


Frank Hansen

Co-Founder, Center of Competence Urban Mobility, BMW Group

Frank Hansen has been working with BMW since 2004. In June 2015 he co-founded the Center of Competence for Urban Mobility. Since then he has been developing urban mobility solutions and initiated cooperations with cities and various stakeholders of urban mobility.


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Lars Hesselgren

Director of Research, PLP Architecture

Lars Hesselgren, Director of Research at PLP Architecture, is a leading researcher and academic in architecture and urbanism. His research focuses on the technologies that underpin design in the built environment - ranging from novel mobility systems to new sustainable materials in construction.


Dr. Annette Albers

Senior Planner Regional Transport, Verband Region Stuttgart

Dr. Annette Albers is Senior Planner Regional Transport for the Greater Stuttgart Region and has been based in the Department of Economy and Infrastructure since 2002.


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Knut Hechtfischer

Co-Founder, ubitricity

Knut Hechtfischer is co-founder of ubitricity, a company founded in 2008 to offer new services for users of electric vehicles.


Dr. Bodo Schwieger

General Manager, team red Deutschland GmbH

Dr. Bodo Schwieger specialised in car-sharing and mobility services after his education at the technical university of Berlin. He wrote his dissertation on customer analysis and international know-how transfer for the DaimlerChrysler Society and Technology Research Group.


Paulin Dementhon

Founder & CEO, Drivy

Paulin Dementhon is the founder of Drivy, the leading platform for peer-to-peer car sharing in Europe. Graduated from HEC in 2002, he started his career in the sector of container shipping. He held regional director positions in Marseille, Hong Kong and Sao Paulo. Back in France in 2009, he decided to fulfill his ambition: found his own company.


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David Miltner

Head of Marketing, Ubeeqo Germany

David Miltner is the Head of Marketing at Ubeeqo Germany with years of experience in carsharing.


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Armin Fendrich

General Manager, EMEA, RideCell

Armin Fendrich is General Manager of RideCell EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa). Based in Munich, Germany, Fendrich leads the development of partnerships in the region for autonomous and new mobility services, including ride-sharing, car-sharing, and dynamic fixed route services, as the company continues to expand its footprint outside the United States.


Richard Harris

Director, Mobility as a Service (MaaS) Alliance

Richard Harris is internationally recognised as a leading expert in ITS. His experience spans more than 30 years and includes major European Commission projects.


Sandra Phillips

CEO, Movmi Shared Transportation Services

Sandra Phillips is CEO and founder of movmi and has a track record of establishing new mobility ventures and leading them to success. She is considered a world-wide expert in shared mobility: in particular free-floating and round-trip carsharing as well as integrated mobility suites (station-based, free-floating and ridesharing).


Antonin Guy

VP of Sales and Marketing, Vulog Car Sharing Technologies

Antonin Guy is the VP of Sales and Marketing at Vulog Car Sharing Technologies, the leader in carsharing technologies providing an end-to-end solution including in-car technology, software platform and mobile applications. Antonin studied at ECAM, a French Engineering School in Lyon, and then at ESSEC Business School in Paris.


Edwin Colella

Edwin Maria Colella

Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, Omoove

Edwin Maria Colella is currently VP Special Projects Customer in Octo Telematics and Chief Sales & Marketing Officer in Omoove, a wholly owned subsidiary of the group which specialises in providing integrated technology solutions in support of shared mobility operators.


Michael Lange

Head of Sales & Marketing, INVERS GmbH

Michael Lange is the Head of Sales & Marketing at INVERS in Netphen, Germany.


Rui Avelãs

Senior Vice-President - Sales & Marketing, Mobiag

Rui Avelãs is Vice-President and owner at Mobiag, a startup in the urban mobility space that provides a carsharing platform and services for carsharing operators, fleet-sharing and carsharing network.


Vladislav Ronzin

Founder & CEO, MonGeo

Vladislav Ronzin is a founder and CEO of MonGeo Connected Technology.


Tanja Kufner

Managing Director, Startupbootcamp

Tanja Kufner is the Managing Director of Startupbootcamp Smart Transportation & Energy in Berlin since 2014. Prior to joining Startupbootcamp, she was Director of the Wayra Academy in Munich.


Ellen Kuder

Vice President, Growth, Door2Door

Before joining door2door, Ellen was responsible for the Skype Enterprise business at Microsoft Germany.


Moritz Meenen

Co-founder and Managing Director, ElectricFeel

Moritz Meenen is Co-founder and Managing Director of ElectricFeel. The company, which was incorporated in 2012, provides a platform for data-driven operations and planning of shared mobility networks. Today, ElectricFeel is supplying its product to operators of bike-sharing and electric scooter-sharing services internationally.


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Dr. Hans H Puvogel

COO, Parkopedia

Dr. Hans-Hendrik Puvogel is COO of Parkopedia- the world's leading parking service provider.


Christof Hellmis

Vice President Strategic Program Management, CTO Office, HERE

Christof Hellmis is Vice President of Strategic Programs in the Technology Office at HERE. In this position he played a leading role in the development of the company’s next generation vehicle-sourced data services for the auto industry aimed at making driving safer and more enjoyable for millions of people around the world.