Norbert Lütke-Entrup has been head of the Corporate Technology & Innovation Management department of Siemens since 2012. Norbert is responsible for developing the corporate portfolio of technology and innovation fields, driving the company’s activities in standardisation and compliance with technical law, and engaging with policy makers in the research and innovation domain. Amongst others, Norbert is politically active as member of the Industry Advisory Council to the Bavarian State Government, as chair of the ZVEI Innovation Policy Working Group, as board member of the BDI (Federation of German Industries) Research, Innovation and Technology Committee, and as chair of the BusinessEurope Research and Innovation Working Group. Norbert holds a master’s degree in physics from the University of Bonn (1996) as well as a PhD in physics from the Université Pierre et Marie Curie (1999) resulting from his work on superconductivity at the École Normale Supérieure in Paris. He also holds an MBA degree from the Collège des Ingénieurs Paris (2000).