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  • audi.automotiveIT

    Audi CIO wins European award


    Ulbrich runs an IT department that employs 1,000 people (Photo: Audi) A European CIO network has chosen Audi's IT chief, Mattias Ulbrich, as "European chief information officer of the year." CIONET, a group that brings together more than 5,100 IT executives from 18 countries, cited Ulbrich's succcess in working ...

  • vw.automotiveIT

    VW, BASF offer award for electrochemistry research


    An electric battery-powered version of the VW up! small car will debut next year (Photo: VW) Volkswagen and BASF have established a 50,000 euro award for research that may lead to better high-performance energy storage. The award comes as the German auto industry is increasingly worried that for advanced battery ...

  • gorriz daimler.automotiveIT

    Daimler receives Handelsblatt IT strategy award


    Daimler CIO Michael Gorriz Daimler was awarded the 2011 Handelsblatt IT strategy award in recognition of the premium carmaker’s success in using IT to achieve its business goals. Michael Gorriz, Daimler CIO, accepted the award at a conference on strategic IT Â management organized by Handelsblatt, a German busy daily. ...

  • smart fortwo daimler app

    Daimler wins awards for smart iPhone app


    Daimler won two first-place “mobile excellence awards” for an iPhone app it developed for its smart model. The German premium car maker won the awards for best user interface and best in mobile music, at the awards, which were conveyed in Los Angeles earlier this week. The Mobile Excellence Awards ...