Dr Christoph Igel is the Scientific Director of the Educational Technology Lab at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) in Berlin and professor for educational technologies at the Technical University of Chemnitz. He head the “Intelligent Education Network” expert group of the German federal government’s “National IT Summit”. He serves as an expert and reviewer for national funding programmes, e.g. operated by German Federal Ministry of Education and Research and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. He advises DAX companies on human resources development concerns in the era of digitisation and serves an official expert for parties of the German parliament.