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Stefan Schumacher
Director, Global Automotive Solutions, IBM

Stefan Schumacher has more than 20 years of experience in the automotive industry and the industrial sector.  After finishing his master's degree in mechanical engineering in 1988, he began his career as an application engineer in CAD/CAM solutions.  After a few years of customer project experiences, he started his own for industrial applications and projects.  After some successful years, he decided to develop his new market experiences towards a consulting approach.  He entered a business consultancy in Berlin, Germany, where he advanced to head of a consulting unit for eBusiness.  In 2001, he moved to IBM to get closer to client projects for large scale business transformations driven by new technologies. Since 2007, Stefan Schumacher has been working on business development in the automotive industry focusing on new mobility and connected car solutions.  Since 2010, he has expanded his role to support IBM's global customer base.

How the Internet of Things is transforming the automotive industry

How the Internet of Things is transforming the automotive industry

August 21, 2015 | by Stefan Schumacher, Director, Global Automotive Solutions, IBM
Today’s automobiles seem to be quickly morphing into connected devices on wheels. As the boundaries of the auto industry blur, and as new competitors get into the mix, see how traditional industry participants are utilizing real-time streaming data analysis and the Internet of Things to thrive amid...