Jochen Paul and Roman Paeske, together with Prof. Dr.-Ing Oliver Kramer, lead the industrial research project proto-lab at the TH Rosenheim. After his apprenticeship and degree in engineering, Mr. Paul worked for several years in the Homag Group and at Schuler Consulting as a consultant in the wood and furniture industry. In addition to research, Mr. Paul works as a freelance consultant in the furniture industry. Mr. Paeske has completed several projects as an expert for agilisation and digitisation in various industries after his master's degree in industrial engineering. In addition to research, he also works as a freelance consultant and coach in implementation in the field of digitisation.