Jens Herter with a 18 year track record in software and a 8 years experience in lighting management within Zumtobel Group AG holds a diploma in business administration. The experience of Jens Herter ranges from a single luminaire management to room solutions and building management solutions mainly based on IPv6 and DALI. Latest developments in the lighting are driven by inputs of the building management. Industry 4.0 or Internet of Things (IoT) are main drivers for the business area. Jens is the Vice Chair of the Board of Directors within the DiiA (Digital Illumination Interface Alliance) and active member of the Zhaga Alliance both industry wide alliance that focuses on a standardization of next generation lighting solutions. His profound expertise in Product Management for lighting and OEM solutions coupled with a world wide experience in luminaire manufacturer lead to strong contribution to up-to-date lighting management.