Former CEO and Current Consultant, Business Upper Austria

Bruno Lindorfer holds a Master in Mechanical Engineering at the Technical University in Vienna. He has a relevant experience in the field of industrial technologies, with a special focus on mechanical engineering, mechatronics, Industry 4.0, computer modelling of complex thermo-mechanical systems and industrial processes and material technologies. He has been working for more than 25 years in R&D departments in large global engineering and steel industries. Between 1997 – 2008 he was Global Senior Vice President Innovation of SIEMENS VAI (Voest-Alpine Metallurgical Engineering). He has also been CEO of the Upper Austrian TMG, the Business and Innovation Agency of the Province of Upper Austria. Since 2004 Bruno Lindorfer is lecturer for  “Technology Management” at the Johannes Kepler University, Linz/Austria. He has been member of several High Level Expert Groups (HLEG) of the European Commission. He currently works as consultant for the Business Upper Austria as well as technology adviser for the government of Upper Austria.