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Markus Lauff

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Dr. Markus Lauff - Kontakt


Mozartstraße 23, 68723 Oftersheim
E-Mail: Vorname@Nachname.com
Fon: (06202) 592034
Fax: (06202) 592035



Dietmar-Hopp-Allee 16, 69190 Walldorf
E-Mail: Vorname.Nachname@SAP.com
Fon: (06227) 774840
Fax: (06227) 7834899

Columbus Consulting

Mozartstraße 23, 68723 Oftersheim
E-Mail: Vorname.Nachname@ColumbusConsulting.de
Fon: +49 (6202) 592034
Fax: +49 (6202) 592035


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Short Biography / Kurzlebenslauf


Markus leads the Global Center-of-Expertise Mobile & User Experience at  SAP Active Global Support, SAP AG. He drives the Mobile Rapid Prototyping program and is responsible for the support portfolio allowing customers to improve the user experience of their existing solutions and efficiently adopt enterprise mobility.
Before he headed the Product Management team of the framework group within the SAP Business Objects Product Group for Performance Optimization Applications.
In his past role as a Director of the Research Portfolio Office Markus was in charge of the innovation management and research portfolio planning in SAP Research, the global research organization of SAP.
Markus joined SAP in November 2000 as a senior researcher in the area of ubiquitous computing. After a successful acquisition of a large project funded by the European Commission, in late 2000 Markus took over the project management of this European project. In 2002 SAP Research established the instrument of Research Programs and Markus was nominated as the Program Manager for Device Independent Application Engineering. 2004 Markus joined the Executive Team of SAP Research. As a Director of Research Business Development, he was in charge of the corporate engagement activities of SAP Research. During that time he closely worked together with SAP steering committees and research groups in order to align SAP Research's research activities to maximize the value for SAP.

University Teaching

From 2002 to 2008 Markus hold a special teaching position of the University of Darmstadt, Faculty of Computer Science. In his university main course "TK2 Web Engineering, Web Cooperation and eLearning" he teached software engineering of web-based applications. 

Columbus Consulting

In addition to that he also is the head of the company Columbus Consulting focusing on communal IT information systems.
Markus obtained a PhD in Engineering (Dr.-Ing.) in 2001 and a Master's degree in Computer Science (Dipl.-Inform.) in May 1994 both from the University of Karlsruhe.
Key Topics
Enterprise Mobility, User Experience, Innovation Management, Web Engineering, Device Independent Software Engineering, Business Development

Social Engagement

For quite a while Markus is very active in various engagements supporting sports and young people in computer related topics.

TSV 1895 Oftersheim e.V.

Board (Vorstand)

2011 - to date: 1. Vorsitzender


2010 - to date: Assistance Coach Climbing

Vereinskartell Oftersheim e.V.

Board (Vorstand)

2009 -  2012: Beisitzer

Judo Club Oftersheim e.V.

Board (Vorstand)

2006 - 2007: 1. Vorsitzender

2005: 2. Vorsitzender

2000 - 2004: Beisitzer

1995 - 1999: 1. Vorsitzender

1994: 2. Vorsitzender


1992 - 2007: Coach (Trainer-C Lizenz)

1994: 1. DAN / 1999: 2. DAN (Black Belt)

Further Information

For further information you can check the full CV.


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