Olaf Munkelt


MVTec Software GmbH

Dr. Olaf Munkelt

Managing Director / MVTec Software GmbH

Co-Founder, Co-Owner, and Managing Director, MVTec Software GmbH, in charge for sales, personnel, and strategy. He is speaking at international fairs, congresses, and associations and is a much-quoted machine vision expert in the international trade press.

Since 2006, Dr. Olaf Munkelt is also a member of the board of the machine vision group of the German Engineering Federation (VDMA).

1994 he graduated with a PhD in computer science. After that he was acting as co-head of the research unit for cognitive systems at the Bavarian Research Center for Knowledge-based Systems (FORWISS) for three years.

Dr. Munkelt was awarded by the German Association for Pattern Recognition (DAGM) for an outstanding contribution to ’Markov-field-based image interpretation with automatically generated data bases’.

Furthermore, he also is an individual member of the German Informatics Society.