Britta Classen leads the UAV Delivery & Parcelcopter Team at DHL. She joined the company in 2016. Prior to that, Britta worked as Senior Management Consultant for a global strategy consulting firm specialized in information and communications technology (ICT). Over the past 7 years she delivered more than 20 technology driven strategy and transformation projects. Her area of expertise includes ICT products and services, e-commerce, and cybersecurity. In addition, she has profound experience in policy as well as strategy review and -design and has delivered multiple commercial due diligences for investment firms. In the course of her career, Britta has worked for government entities, regulatory authorities, fixed and mobile telecommunication service providers and investment firms in Africa, Europe and Asia. She holds a Masters Degree in Business Studies from the University of Applied Sciences Bonn-Rhein-Sieg in Germany with a specialization in B2B Marketing and Controlling.
This presentation will supply a first hand experiences of the flight campaign in the Bavarian Alps during the winter of 2015/16. I will also elaborate on technology for fully automated beyond visual line of sight operations, and supply a vision and propose a way forward.