Professional Title: Chief Technology Officer
Sessions: Session 10
Dr. Joachim Taiber is currently serving as CTO of the non-profit organization International Transportation Innovation Center (ITIC) since 2016. He has been recently appointed as Smart Mobility Advisor to the IOTA Foundation and he leads the ITIC Mobility Testbed Alliance which is a global collaborate initiative among closed and open testbeds where AI-based sustainable mobility solutions are validated in a Smart City context. Previously he worked as research professor and institute director at the Clemson University International Center of Automotive Research and prior to this for many years for BMW Group in different leadership roles in the R&D and IT division. He has specific research expertise in the domain vehicle to infrastructure interaction and is specifically interested in in-motion EV wireless power transfer. He was educated at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich from where he holds a master degree in mechanical engineering and a PhD degree in technical sciences.