More than 500 people attend the annual automotiveIT Congress

The auto industry's digital transformation will, once again, be the focus of the annual automotiveIT Congress, which takes place during the CeBIT technology fair in Hanover on March 23.

More than 500 automotive and IT industry executives each year attend the gathering, which features a range of presentations by automaker executives and other industry stakeholders.

Among speakers at the 9th edition of the conference are:

Martin Hofmann, Volkswagen Group CIO, Tina Mueller, chief marketing officer, Opel Brigitte Courtehoux, head of connected services & new mobility PSA Group Elmar Pritsch, CIO Robert Bosch GmbH Gerhard Baum, chief digital officer, Schaeffler Ivan Jukic, head of Audi's SAP competence center Malgorzata Wiklinska, head of ZF Friedrichhafen's ZF-DenkfabrikKlaus Haertl, head of electronics development at BertrandtReinhard Clemens, CEO T-SystemsAndreas Hirning, partner at strategy consultants MHP­

The theme of the 2017 automotiveIT Congress is: "Automotive Business; from classic to agile IT." The conference language is German, but there will be simultaneous English-language translation.

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