Regional Conference

Regional Conference The aim of the Regional Conference is to promote interdisciplinary cooperation between politics, business, education and culture in the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion. The Regional Conference consists of legal representatives of the partners and at least 20 other members of social groups, mainly from the business, scientific and cultural communities.

Members of the TechnologieRegion Karlsruhe Regional Conference


Chair:

  • Wolfgang Grenke, President of the Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce


Other members:

  • Gerd Adler, Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Johannes Arnold, Mayor of Ettlingen
  • Prof. Frank Artinger, Rector, Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences
  • Dr. Susanne Asche, City of Karlsruhe
  • Bernd Bechtold, b.i.g. gruppe management gmbh
  • Daniela Bechtold-Schwabe, b.i.g. gruppe management gmbh
  • Rémi Bertrand, Conseil Départemental du Bas-Rhin
  • Dr. Maria Betti, Director, Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (JRC-ITU)
  • Rainer Blaurock, Vollack Gruppe GmbH & Co.KG
  • Prof. Edgar Bohn, CEO, Badischer Gemeinde-Versicherungs Verband
  • Dr. Fritz Brechtel, Chief Administrative Officer, Germersheim Administrative District
  • Dieter Bürk, DGB Region Nordbaden
  • Martina Detering, Marketing Club Karlsruhe e. V.
  • Ariane Durian, CONNECT Personal-Service GmbH
  • Jochen Ehlgötz, TechnologieRegion Karlsruhe GmbH
  • Andreas Eigenmann, City of Stutensee
  • Richard Einstmann, Bechtle GmbH & Co.KG
  • Waldemar Epple, Automotive Engineering Network
  • Dr. Jens Fahrenberg, KIT Innovation gGmbH
  • Alexander Fauck, Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Marco Feig, FEIG GmbH
  • Sylvia Felder, President, Karlsruhe Regional Council
  • Roland Fitterer, Roland Fitterer e. K.
  • Christof Florus, Mayor of Gaggenau
  • Roland Foos, Profi-Foos GmbH
  • Burkhard Freyberg, SWR Media Services GmbH
  • Jenny Geis, Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Dr. Guido Glania, Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Claudia Gläser, President, Nordschwarzwald Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Johannes Graf-Hauber, Director, Badisches Staatstheater
  • Christine Groß-Herick, Employment Agency
  • Michael Gutjahr, Netze BW GmbH
  • Prof. Dr. Gerd Hager, Regional Planning Association Middle Upper Rhine
  • Heinz Hanen, evohaus GmbH
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Holger Hanselka, President, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
  • Dr. Patrice Harster, Eurodistrict Pamina
  • Walter Heiler, Mayor of Waghäusel
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christoph Heinzelmann, Federal Waterways Engineering and Research Institute (BAW)
  • Prof. Dr. sc. tech. Horst Hippler, President, Rectors’ Conference
  • Prof. Dr. Thomas Hirth, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
  • Dr. Friedrich Georg Hoepfner, Hoepfner Bräu Friedrich Hoepfner Verwaltungsgesellschaft
  • Prof. Hartmut Höll, Rector, Karlsruhe State University of Music
  • Johan Holten, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden
  • Matthias Hornberger, Atevia AG
  • Robert W. Huber, AESYS-RWH INTL. Limited
  • Toni Huber,  Chief Administrative Officer, Rastatt Administrative District
  • Martin Hubschneider, CAS Software AG
  • Johannes Jung, Ministry of justice and for europe Baden-Württemberg
  • Martin Keppler, CEO, Nordschwarzwald Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Wencke Kirchner, Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Benedikt Koziol, Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Prof. Dr. Eckart Köhne, Baden State Museum Karlsruhe
  • Dr. Rudolf Kühner, President, Karlsruhe Regional Council (ret’d)
  • Dr. Jutta Lang, Leadership Academy of the State of Baden-Württemberg
  • Gerd Lutz, CEO, Karlsruhe Chamber of Trades
  • Fabrice Marchetti, Michelin Reifenwerke
  • Dr. Frank Mentrup, Mayor of Karlsruhe
  • Margret Mergen, Mayor of Baden-Baden
  • Dr. Eva Katrin Müller, University of Mainz
  • Dr. Tibor Müller, Chamber of Industry and Commerce for the Palatinate
  • Prof. Dr. Pia Müller-Tamm, Director, Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe
  • René Ohlmann, ADDI-DATA GmbH
  • Dietmar Persch, Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Rainer Peter, Tensid-Chemie GmbH
  • Cornelia Petzold-Schick, Mayor of Bruchsal
  • Christian Pitschmann, SWR Studio Karlsruhe
  • Hans Jürgen Pütsch, Mayor of Rastatt
  • Herrmann Rauch, Landmaschinenfabrik GmbH
  • Marlène Rigler, Director, Centre Culturel Franco-Allemand
  • Prof. Dr. Klaus Peter Rippe, Rector, Karlsruhe University of Education
  • Dr. Arne Rudolph, Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Armin Rupalla, RA Consulting AG
  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stephan Schenkel, Rector, Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University
  • Wolfgang Schlegel, Contargo Wörth-Karlsruhe GmbH
  • Dr. Christoph Schnaudigel, Chief Administrative Officer, Karlsruhe Administrative District
  • Hubert Schnurr, Mayor of Bühl
  • Sebastian Schrempp, Mayor of Rheinstetten
  • Annette Schrittenloher, Schrittenloher GmbH
  • Nicolas Schruff, Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Dietmar Seefeldt, Chief Administrative Officer, Südliche Weinstraße Administrative District
  • Johann Soder, CEO, SEW-EURODRIVE GmbH & Co. KG
  • Peter Spuhler, Badisches Staatstheater
  • Prof. Dr. Pablo Steinberg, Max Rubner-Institut (MRI), Federal Research Institute of Nutrition and Food
  • Prof. Dr. Hartwig Steusloff, Fraunhofer Institute of Optronics, System Technologies and Image Exploitation (IOSB)
  • Ralph Suikat, 4L Vision GmbH
  • Thomas Twork, Daimler AG
  • Prof. Dr. Reinhold Töpfer, Director, Julius Kühn Institute – Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants
  • Henry Uhring
  • Dr. Erwin Vetter, Minister (ret’d)
  • Sonja Waldherr-Rummel, Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Marc Watgen, Chamber of Industry and Commerce for the Palatinate
  • Prof. Dr. Marion A. Weissenberger-Eibl, Head of the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research (ISI)
  • Jan Wiesenberger, Forschungszentrum Informatik
  • Britta Wirtz, Karlsruher Messe- und Kongress GmbH
  • Joachim Wohlfeil, President, Karlsruhe Chamber of Trades
  • Martin Wolff, Mayor of Bretten
  • Ingo Zenkner, Karlsruhe-Rastatt Employment Agency
  • Prof. Michael Zerr, Karlshochschule International University