Dr Harald Neudorfer
Director of Engineering, Traktionssysteme Austria GmbH
Dr Neudorfer studied Electric Energy Technology at the Technical University of Vienna, where his dissertation in the field of electrical machines received a distinction. He then subsequently studied educational science at the University of Klagenfurt, followed by completing his thesis on the Further Development of Electrical Drive Systems of Electrical and Hybrid Road Vehicles at the University of Darmstadt. He has worked both in industry and academia, teaching as a Professor at TU-Darmstadt and TU Vienna, as well as positions at BBC, ABB, Adtranz Winer Neudorf, followed by a period of managing the E-drive Powertrain team at Daimler from 2001 – 2006. In 2006 he became Director of Engineering for Traktionssysteme Austria. He is also a sworn legal certified expert and since 2001 a state authorized and sworn civil engineer (non-practicing).