Anne Heinrichs

Internationally experienced IT Program Manager with more than 10 years of business process, system integration and analytics expertise across OEM, wholesale and retail organisations of Volkswagen Group. Expert in digitalization, new market entry strategies, data driven business, change management and agile project management.

I started my career at Audi, developing IT solutions for markets worldwide, then moved to Taiwan as IT Manager of VW’s local sales company in the market. In 2015 I joined VW Data: Lab, which at the time was Volkswagen Group’s first Innovation Lab for big data projects and have since then turned many lab born ideas and analytics prototypes into viable business solutions.

Why I Tech


Tech keeps shaping and changing the world in which we live. Connectivity and availability of information empowers millions of people worldwide. Machine Learning and AI will greatly redefine all industries and many aspects of our lives – the evolution of technology is happening faster than ever and we need to be at the center of it.

#ada18’s motto is ideas to change the world – my tech idea is


Quantum Machine Learning