Stephan Steglich

Director of Business Unit Future Applications and Media at Fraunhofer FOKUS

Working Areas

  • Rich Media Convergence
  • Personalization and Context Awareness
  • Inter-Device and Inter-Service Collaboration
  • Service Frontends (mobile Web)

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Stephan Steglich is director of Business Unit Future Applications and Media (FAME) at Fraunhofer FOKUS. He received his M.Sc. in computer science (in 1998) and PhD (in 2003) in Computer Science from the TU Berlin. His fields of interest include, e.g., context-awareness, user-interaction, and service front-ends. In 1998 and 1999 he has worked intensively in the research area of Intelligent Mobile Agents. Since 1999 he has started research activities in the area of user-centric communication. He has been involved in a number of projects that were related to Human-Machine-Interaction, UMTS/VHE, personalization and user profiling. Currently Stephan is working the area next generation Web platform (WebX.0, mobile Web) for cross-platform and cross-device applications and media. Stephan is managing international and national level research activities and has been an organizer and a member of program committees of several international conferences. He has actively participated in standardization activities in these research areas and gives lectures at the TU Berlin, chair for Open Communications Systems (OKS).