Stefanie has a graduate degree in management with a specialization in geography (University Augsburg, Germany). Since 2003, she has been working for Bosch.IO (formerly Bosch Software Innovations): she has built up marketing for the rules technology Visual Rules that has become part of the first generation of the Bosch IoT platform. She contributed in winning customers around the globe and to the go-to-market in the US. Since January 2009, she runs the Marketing Solutions and Product team, an agile team of seven associates, all trying to permanently learn more about customers' needs and market trends – focused on making the IoT platform and software solutions a real experience. She has been writing for different technology magazines (e.g. JavaMagazine). When she doesn't work, Stefanie loves spending time – leisure as well as action – with her kids and running around the Lake of Constance.