Stuttgart, 17.07.2022 – From 18 to 21 July 2022, DEMICON will participate in the Mercedes Benz Digital Product Forum (DPF) at the ICS International Congress Center in Stuttgart. The international convention, which takes place as a hybrid event for the first time this year, is the platform for exchange and interaction concerning the digitalisation of development processes at Mercedes-Benz AG and its partners.
As one of the leading Atlassian Enterprise Platinum and AWS Advanced Consulting Partners in the DACH region, DEMICON will be represented at the event with a booth and two expert talks. In an online panel discussion taking place on 19 July at 10 a.m., Torben Schwennesen, Chief Product Owner and Business Unit Lead at DEMICON, and Nepomuk Heimberger from collaboration Factory AG will discuss hybrid project management with Jira & cplace.
The experts will explore how complex and safety-critical product development can be simplified at increasing speeds with agile and collaborative tools, thus creating a basis for sustainable success.
“We have already participated in this forum in previous years, which was then known as EDM CAE Forum. Therefore, we look forward to this year’s event and to strengthen our engagement as an important partner of the Mercedes-Benz Group,” says Torben Schwennesen, Chief Product Owner and Business Unit Lead at DEMICON.
On 20 July at 11 a.m., in area C1.2.2, Rico Nuguid, DEMICON Business Unit Lead & Principal Cloud Solution Architect, and Matthias Ludwig, Expert System Product Owner at MBition, will speak about building a cloud-native MB.OS software factory and how agile development, IoT and cloud solutions will significantly impact the automotive industry’s future.
The focus areas of this year’s Digital Product Forum are digital development, virtual & augmented reality, data-powered engineering, MB.OS: lead in car software and autonomous driving. Visit our DEMICON booth (booth number 3) to learn more about our services. Here you can find a detailed hall plan for the Forum.
Furthermore, DEMICON describes in several success stories the current challenges of the automotive industry, and explains how the award-winning IT service provider has developed its automotive R&D and IT solutions in recent years to support automotive clients during their digital transformation optimally.
DEMICON is a multi-award-winning IT service provider with 14 years of experience and is one of the leading AWS and Atlassian Platinum & Enterprise Solution Partners in the DACH market. DEMICON has built a legacy based on deep technical expertise, strategic thinking, and a people-first approach. Our services range from customised software development and implementing scaled, agile methods, such as SAFe, to consulting on agile processes and hosting seminars and workshops. Our team of experienced Enterprise Architects, Technical Consultants, Software Engineers, Business Consultants and Project Managers provides a wide range of solutions to help companies reach their digital goals. DEMICON has over 100 employees in five countries and offices in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and Stuttgart.
About the Digital Product Forum 2022
The Digital Product Forum 2022 is hosted by Mercedes-Benz AG and, for the first time this year, is carried out in a hybrid manner: The event is held on July 18 to July 21 2022 online and on-site at the International Congress Center Stuttgart (ICS) on July 20 and 21, 2022.
This year’s motto is “NEXT136” and is aimed at the ambitious goal of kicking off a new era of the history of automotive with the attendants.