Speaker profile

Ernst Stoeckl-Pukall

Head of Division Digitisation, Industrie 4.0 - Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Germany

As Head of Unit for Digitisation and “Industrie 4.0” in the Department for Industrial Policy in the Federal Ministry for Economics and Energy Ernst Stoeckl-Pukall is responsible for the “Plattform Industrie 4.0”. The Platform is a central player in the digital transformation of the manufacturing sector in Germany and includes all relevant stakeholders such as industry, academia, trade unions and politics. Before he was in charge of the maritime sector after having returned from his post at the German Embassy of New Delhi where he served as economic and commercial counsellor. He graduated in Economics at Ludwig Maximilans-University in Munich.