Dr. Harald Sieke is head of department at Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics - Aviation Logistics. In this function, he is pushing the department reorientation, particularly in the areas of IT, digitization and production. Dr. Sieke studied industrial engineering and management with a major in mechanical engineering at the Technical University of Darmstadt. In 2010 he received his doctoral degree in logistics from the Technical University of Dortmund. He has extensive experience in air traffic logistics and has been instrumental in the development and expansion of air cargo hubs such as Frankfurt.