Sebastian Gelfert studied Innovation Management at the Esslingen University of Applied Sciences and graduated in 2010 as a Master of Science. During his Master thesis in Switzerland, he has been involved in the development of a valve for the production of PET plastic bottles. Since 2010, Mr. Gelfert works as an Innovation Manager at Stöbich Brandschutz, a worldwide leading company for fire protection systems. Beside his work, Mr. Gelfert was involved as a lecturer at the Esslingen University of Applied Sciences in the areas of product development and innovative production technologies. He also supervised several innovation projects and final Master’s degree projects. In 2017, Mr. Gelfert joined the HEIBus EU Research and Development Project and conceptualized as well as executed several tasks of the HEIBus project.