Prof. Lienkamp is conducting research in the area of electromobility with the objective of developing new vehicle concepts. He is professor of the Institute of Automotive Technology at Technical University of Munich (TUM) and is involved in the CREATE project in Singapore. Worked at Volkswagen as part of an international trainee program and took part in a joint venture between Ford and Volkswagen in Portugal.
Returning to Germany, he led the brake testing department in the VW commercial vehicle development section in Wolfsburg. He later became head of the “Electronics and Vehicle” research department in Volkswagen AG’s Group Research division. His main priorities were advanced driver assistance systems and vehicle concepts for electromobility.
“Africa is for Europe probably the most important continent in terms of business, ressources but also for stabilizing and improving the situation for potential refugees. The EurAfrican Forum can contribute to exchange ideas and create a network between both continents.” Markus Lienkamp