Burghard Schill

Chairman of the Advisory Board of the Fraunhofer Institute for automation and production management

Professional activity:

since 1990


Scheel has headed the department for the privatization of industry in Magdeburg, became the general manager of the car supplier in Saxony-Anhalt

since 2002

Chairman of the Supervisory board of the IFF Fraunhofer Institute in Magdeburg. Fraunhofer is the largest research organization in Europe focused on practical application in various fields, including energy. The Institute has traditionally intensive contacts with the countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia and is working on the implementation of various research projects with local partners from industry and science.

since 2010  

Scheel is the coordinator of projects for Kazakhstan of the Fraunhofer IFF

since 2016

He has become the member of the Scientific Advisory Council of the Committee of Eastern Europe. Professor Burghard Scheel also teaches at the Harz High School