Dr. Stephan Biller

Vice President, Watson IoT, Offering Management

Stephan Biller is a Vice President for Offering Management at IBM Watson IoT. He leads IBM's Industry 4.0 solution products including IBM Maximo, TRIRIGA, Asset Optimization and Operations Optimization using Big Data, AI and Analytics to drive operational excellence from factories & supply chains to the operations of oil fields and power plants. He is a recognized thought leader in Industry 4.0, Digital Twin, and AI for Manufacturing. Prior to joining IBM in 2017, Dr. Biller served as the Chief Manufacturing Scientist & Manufacturing Technology Leader for General Electric creating GE’s Brilliant Factory initiative as well as its Additive Manufacturing software strategy. Earlier positions include General Motors Fellow & Global Group Manager for Manufacturing Systems. He holds a Dipl.-Ingenieur degree from RWTH Aachen, Germany, a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences from Northwestern University along with an MBA in Finance and Strategy from the University of Michigan.