Dirk Slama

Vice President and Chief Alliance Officer, Bosch Software Innovations

Dirk Slama is Vice President and Chief Alliance Officer at Bosch Software Innovations, where he helps shape and execute the IOT strategy of Bosch, the global engineering and services group. 

Dirk has over 20 years experience in very large-scale distributed application projects and system integration, including SOA, BPM, M2M and most recently IoT. His international work experience includes projects for Lufthansa Systems, Boeing, AT&T, NTT DoCoMo, HBOS and others.

Dirk is a frequent speaker at conferences, as well as co-author of four successful books, including “Enterprise IoT” (www.enterprise-iot.org). As Conference Chair of the Bosch ConnectedWorld, Dirk helps shaping the IoT strategy of Bosch. He holds an MBA from IMD Lausanne as well as a Diploma Degree in Computer Science from TU Berlin.