Dr.-Ing. Thomas Vollmer
Thomas Vollmer studied Engineering Management, majoring in Mechanical Engineering at the RWTH University Aachen. His area of specialization was Power Engineering, focusing on turbomachinery for energy transformation.
He has been working at the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT since October 2013 and, in his capacity as Head of International Research and Industrial Projects within Industry 4.0, was responsible for »Digitalized Processes for Industry 4.0« as well as »Production Planning and Organization«. In 2016, he was additionally made Head of the newly formed »Networked Production IT« group at the Fraunhofer-IPT. Thomas Vollmer has led the Production Quality division at the Fraunhofer IPT since April 2018.