Stefan Guertzgen

About Stefan Guertzgen

Dr. Stefan Guertzgen is the Global Director of Industry Solution Marketing for Chemicals at SAP. He is responsible for driving Industry Thought Leadership, Positioning & Messaging and strategic Portfolio Decisions for Chemicals.

How 3D Printing Could Transform The Chemical Industry

27-Mar-2017 | Stefan Guertzgen

The history of 3D printing started 30 years ago with Chuck Hull, the Thomas Edison of the 3D printing industry, who introduced the first 3D printer. Since then, 3D printing (also known as additive ma

Drones: Poised For Takeoff In The Digital Economy

9-Mar-2017 | Stefan Guertzgen

Drones have captured the popular imagination, making a splash on social media, in the popular press, and even on hit television shows. But drones can do a lot more than entertain. They are actually a

Cybersecurity: It’s More Than Just Technology

15-Feb-2017 | Stefan Guertzgen

Last week I visited the ARC Forum in Orlando, and cybersecurity was one of the most prominent topics throughout the whole event. Here are some key lessons I learned: There are different categories

How 3D Printing Will Energize The Chemical Industry – Part 2: Commercial Implications And The Future

25-Jan-2017 | Stefan Guertzgen

In Part 1 of this blog, I discussed key opportunity areas for 3D printing in the chemical industry. Let’s now take a look at commercial implications and the future ahead. Commercial benefits 3D

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How 3D Printing Will Energize The Chemical Industry – Part 1: Key Opportunity Areas

4-Jan-2017 | Stefan Guertzgen

It's been nearly 30 years since Chuck Hull, the “Thomas Edison” of the 3D printing industry, introduced the first 3D printer. Since that time, 3D printing, otherwise known as additive manufacturin

Innovative Industrial Applications Of 3D Printing In The Digital Economy

7-Nov-2016 | Stefan Guertzgen

A few short years ago, 3D printing was a novelty. Today, it’s a major driver in business process transformation and the digital economy. Already nearly every industry is finding unique ways to us


How Is Digital Transformation Changing The Game In The Chemical Industry?

3-Oct-2016 | Stefan Guertzgen

In a recent episode of Game Changers, host Bonnie Graham explored digital transformation in the chemical industry. I had the opportunity to participate in this radio program with two other industry ex

The Boardroom As A Catalyst For Digital Transformation

1-Sep-2016 | Stefan Guertzgen

Given the fast pace of digital transformation in every industry, board members need to become more familiar with technology and its transformative properties if they hope to keep company executives th

Innovation: Key To Chemical Industry Success

3-Aug-2016 | Stefan Guertzgen

The chemical industry is essential to our world economy, and innovation sits at the heart of it. New technologies have paved the way for future growth and are becoming essential to the success of chem

Managing Chemical Prices And Margins In A Highly Volatile Environment

12-Jul-2016 | Stefan Guertzgen

According to McKinsey, the chemical industry rests on a volatile foundation: the price and supply of oil. The oil price declines that began in 2014 found many chemical producers unprepared for the spe