Uwe PuetzschlerUwe has been heading up Nokia’s Car2X since 2015. Nokia’s Car2x program will help to create safer roads, more enjoyable driving, lower emissions and more efficient road use by applying advanced mobile communications to support the car and road transport industry. Prior to Nokia, Uwe held a number of positions at Siemens AG in operations support system (OSS) research and development before moving to the UK, where he assumed a management role in the sales organization for five years. After returning from the UK and prior to his current position, he ran a business line in the global service organization and was responsible for strategic partner management supporting Nokia’s mobile edge computing solution. Uwe holds a PhD in Computer Science.
Distributed mobility cloud – path to commercialization
Starting with the sharing of safety-related traffic information, the ecosystem will have to evolve and move to more advanced cooperation and business models around comprehensive traffic data. Vodafone and Nokia share their experience gained on a project in the West Midlands of the UK, in which Vodafone’s edge computing environment plays an important role.