Johannes Springer is responsible for the 5G Automotive Program at Deutsche Telekom.
Johannes studied Mechanical and Production Engineering at Berlin Technical University. After his doctorate he was in charge at Aachen University of Technology (RWTH) in the Institute of Ergonomics and Industrial Engineering. In 1998 he joined Deutsche Telekom Group in various management positions. He worked as CTO/COO for Toll Collect, the GNSS and mobile networks based electronic tolling operator for trucks in Germany, and he was Vice President Technology and Solution Design in Connected Car Business Unit in T-Systems.
Johannes represents Deutsche Telekom in various organizations, specifically in 5GAA (5G Automotive Association) he is engaged in various projects and working groups and since 2018, he is the Director General of the 5GAA.