Prof. Dr.-Ing. Mbang is currently heading a management position at Mercedes-Benz Operations (Daimler AG), where he is high-level expert in digital transformation and digitalization technologies, covering topics such as Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, IoT, VR/AR, Digital Engineering, etc. and their applications for example in intelligent robots, autonomous systems, industry 4.0, connected devices, MES, cyber security, etc.
Prof. Mbang has a deep experience in IT as well as in automotive process and in modeling intelligent integrated process chains, as he managed many projects in R&D, production planning and manufacturing.
He is coordinating the Horizont2020 EU funded ALLIANCE (Affordable Lightweight Automotive Alliance), with the support of EUCAR (European Car Automotive R&D).
He has studied Mechanical Engineering, deepened in Technical Informatics, Multi Body Systems and Neural Networks and got his PhD in modeling intelligent and integrated process chains. He is Professor at the Technical Institute Sofia (Bulgaria).and lecturer at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany).
In is “free” time, he is promoting the NGO “Digital-Transformation Alliance”, to accelerate the transformation and adoption of digital resources for a sustainable inclusive digital economy.