Prof. Dr. Jürgen Jasperneite : Curriculum Vitae

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Jasperneite

Juergen Jasperneite, born in 1964,  studied electrical engineering and received his doctorate degree (Dr.-Ing.) in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology from the Otto-von-Guericke-University of Magdeburg, Germany, in 2002. 

His professional career included various engineering and management positions. From 1988 - 1989 he was with Bosch Telecom, Berlin, as a R&D-Engineer in the field of GSM technology. From 1989 to 2005 he was with Phoenix Contact, Germany, in different positions, starting as an ASIC-Developer for industrial communication systems and finally as the Head of the R&D-Department of the Business Unit Automation Systems.

Since 2005 he is a full professor for Computer Networks at the OWL University in Lemgo, Germany. From the end of 2006 until 2017 he was the founding director of the Institute for Industrial Information Technologies (inIT - Institute Industrial IT).

Since 2009 he is the founding director of the Fraunhofer IOSB-INA in Lemgo. Between 2012 and 2016 IOSB-INA was expanded to the germanys first Fraunhofer Application center with financial support from the state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW). In 2017 Fraunhofer IOSB-INA became the Institute Branch for Industrial Automation. At the same time a strategic cooperation with the Bielefeld University was sealed.

Juergen Jasperneite is an IEEE Senior Member since 2006 and Author/Co-Author of more than 250 technical papers. He served as a member or reviewer for a lot of scientific conferences and journals.  Until 2013 he was vice chair of the IEEE IES Technical Comitee "Factory Automation".

In 2008 he received the Research Award of the Ostwestfalen-Lippe University.

Professor Jasperneite is one of the main initiators of the Centrum Industrial IT (, which is Germany’s first science-to-business center in the field of industrial automation. He also initiated the construction of the Transfer and Demonstration-Center for IoT-based Automation Technologies "SmartFactoryOWL".

His current research interest include distributed real-time systems, especially in the domain of intelligent automation.

Jasperneite is board member of the internationale Graduate School "Intelligent Systems in Automation Technology (ISA)", a joint scientific institution of the inIT and the University of Paderborn. Since 2017 he became a "Senior Affiliate Scholar" at Stanford University.