Daniel Hodapp

Research Fields and Interests

  • Business Models
  • Platform Business
  • Internet of Things

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Experience

  • Since 05/17 Doctorate in Information Systems, University of Goettingen, Germany
  • 2015 - 2016 Semester abroad at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
  • 2014 - 2017 Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, University of Brunswick - Institute of Technology, Germany
  • 2011 - 2014 Bachelor of Engineering in Business Administration and Engineering, Cooperative State University Stuttgart, Germany

Work Experience

  • Since 05/2017 Strategic research associate, Business Development, Bosch Software Innovations
  • 10/2016 - 04/2017 Master thesis, Key Account Management Smart Cities, Robert Bosch GmbH
  • 02/2016 - 07/2016 Internship, Strategic Sales (Cross Selling), Robert Bosch GmbH
  • 10/2011 - 10/2014 Integrated degree program, Product Management, Testo AG
  • 05/2013 - 10/2013 Internship abroad, Product Management, Testo Ltd. Shanghai


  • Hodapp, D., Remane, G., Hanelt, A. & Kolbe, L.M. (2019). Business Models for Internet of Things Platforms: Empirical Development of a Taxonomy and Archetypes. In Proceedings of Internationale Tagung Wirtschaftsinformatik. (forthcoming)

  • Researchgate

Available topics

  • Exploring the Platform Game in the IoT: Strategies of Smart Device Firms in an Emerging Ecosystem (Bachelor or Master Thesis)

Application: If you are interested in writing your thesis about any topic relating to my research, please contact me via e-mail. Please also send me your CV and grade sheet from Flex-Now (simple print out) in order to better match the precise topic to your area of interests.