Committees

The cooperation in the High Performance Center is organized by different committees:

Council

The council is responsible for the strategic leadership of the High Performance Center.

It is composed of:

  • the executive leaders of the participating Fraunhofer Institutes
  • the vice president of the research department of the TU Kaiserslautern
  • the president of the University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslauter
  • the directors of the three research institutes  IVW and DFKI-KL

The speaker of the council is elected by the council for a term of two years. He represents the High Performance Center and comes from the Fraunhofer Institutes. His deputy usually comes from the other institutions.

Steering Committees

A steering committee coordinates the projects and activities within the Application Centers and R&D labs. The area »Marketing and Transfer« is coordinated by a steering committee as well.

The committees consist of the representatives of the participating institutes, the university’s departments and the participating companies. Amongst them, a chairman and his deputy are elected.

Executive Board

The Executive Board is responsible for the operative plans of the High Performance Center and consists of

  • the chairmen of the steering committee
  • other representatives of the participating compani

The members of the Executive Board elect the managing director and his deputy amongst themselves.

Dieter Prätzel-Wolters

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Prof. Dr. Dieter Prätzel-Wolters

Speaker of the Coucil

Fraunhofer-Institut für Techno- und Wirtschaftsmathematik ITWM
Fraunhofer-Platz 1
67663 Kaiserslautern

Phone +49 631 31600-1001

Fax +49 631 31600-1099

Arnd Poetzsch-Heffter

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Prof. Dr. Arnd Poetzsch-Heffter

Deputy Speaker of the Council

Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
Gottlieb-Daimler-Straße (Gebäude 47/1208)
67663 Kaiserslautern, Deutschland

Phone +49 631 205-2202

Fax +49 631 205-4365

Konrad Steiner

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Dr. Konrad Steiner

Managing Director/ Speaker of the Executive Board

Fraunhofer-Institut für Techno- und Wirtschaftsmathematik ITWM
Fraunhofer-Platz 1
67663 Kaiserslautern

Phone +49 631 31600-4342

Fax +49 631 31600-5342

Matthias Jung

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Dr.-Ing. Matthias Jung

Deputy Managing Director/ Deputy Speaker of the Executive Board

Fraunhofer-Institut für Experimentelles Software Engineering
Fraunhofer-Platz 1
67663 Kaiserslautern, Deutschland

Phone + 49 631 205-3579

Fax +49 631 205-4437