Wolfgang Dorst is Director Business Development Industry 4.0 at ROI Management Consulting AG. He is co-founder of Network Labs Industry 4.0 e.V. and Association’s Platform Industrie 4.0, which was conducted from 2013 to 2015 by Bitkom, VDMA and ZVEI. Previously, he was already a member of the core Authors team of the Working Group Industrie 4.0 at Research Alliance of the Federal Government. Overall, he has more than 30 years of experience in the IT and communications market - many of them in sales and technical functions. Prior to joining ROI, he worked at Bitkom, Oracle, Sun Microsystems, Cisco Systems, Amdahl, Digital Equipment, and Carl Zeiss. Starting point of the career makes the apprenticeship as skilled worker and a degree in electrical engineering.