Ralph Wirth

VP Data Science Solutions

Ralph is an experienced digital transformation executive, serving as VP Data Science Solutions at Schaeffler, a global automotive and industrial supplier headquartered in Germany.

In his role at Schaeffler he has built up and is responsible for the global “Data Science Solutions” team – an end-to-end innovation and delivery unit for data- & AI driven IT solutions.

With over 15 years of experience in the data and digital transformation area, Ralph is a recognized expert in the areas of data-driven value creation and digital transformation in general.

How to leverage Low-code as a strategic vehicle to drive and scale globally

Low-code development is a paradigm-shifting approach to software engineering that is transforming the way organizations build and deploy software. Low-code platforms provide a visual, drag-and-drop interface that enables users to design and deploy software applications without having to write code manually.

In this talk, we will elaborate how we are building up a central low-code competence center and low code network to further significantly enhance bandwidth for implementation of digital solutions across Schaeffler. We will delve into the various benefits of using low-code platforms, and also typical challenges we faced.

Furthermore, we will discuss key features of low-code platforms, such as visual modeling, reusable components, and integrations with various data sources and APIs. We will touch upon the potential drawbacks of using low-code platforms, including limited customization options and potential vendor lock-in.

Frequently Asked Questions

For whom is Cloud Leadership Day?

Cloud Leadership Day brings together over 800 leaders and experts from across industries to share their experience and insights on the latest trends, best practices, and strategies related to cloud transformation

Who is deciding on the topics?

The program is selected by an independent board of customer representatives and delivered by cloud practitioners and experts. Content is selected to provide maximum benefit to participants through relevant topics, innovative insights, and clear, actionable takeaways. 

When will the 2024 program be released?

Our board members are currently reviewing speaker submissions to decide which talks to bring to the Cloud Leadership Day stage.

The first round of speakers will be announced at the end of February, so stay tuned!

When and where does Cloud Leadership Day take place?

Cloud Leadership Day will be on June 19, 2024, from 7am to 5.30pm CEST, followed by informal drinks and networking.  

This in-person conference will be held at: 

Arena Cinema Zurich 

Kalanderplatz 8 

8045 Zurich 

What type of tickets exist?
Early Bird tickets are available until December 31, 2023. Grab them before they fly away! 
Individual tickets, as well as discounted group tickets, will be available after Early Bird. For more info about pricing, head to our ticket shop or drop us an email.



What about the co-located Data & AI Leadership Day?

Data & AI are important topics in the cloud area too, which is why this conference will take place alongside Data & AI Leadership Day. Ticket holders will have access to both conferences.