Since January 2020 Ismet Aktaş leads the Bosch.IO PreSales Team. He has been working for Bosch.IO (formerly Bosch Software Innovations) since August 2017 and started as a Project Manager and Technical Consultant where he coordinated various IoT projects. In his previous role as a Senior Expert, he acted as a technical account manager for Bosch’s Connected Mobility Services. As a part of this role, he coordinated various mobility-related subjects such as cross-alignment in projects, presales activities, technical support, architectures, and DevOps. In addition, he was a Product Owner (SAFe) within the Vehicle Management Solution for specific IoT Suite services and their extensions. Before joining Bosch, he was leading research projects and contributing to standardization targeting at 5G (URLLC) and Industrie 4.0. He obtained his Ph.D. and Diploma degrees from RWTH Aachen University where he had a focus on software architectures and cross-layer optimizations for communication and distributed systems.