Delivering Data Science at Scale

Data Science & AI are essential building blocks of DPDHLs strategy 2025. In his presentation Thorsten describes the journey of scaling those initiatives to a global level. He explains the hybrid organizational approach involving both a Center of Excellence and divisional Data Science teams distributed across the group.
By sharing real-life use cases he will collect relevant lessons learned along the way and derive critical success factors for the delivery of Data Science at scale.



Thorsten Kranz, Lead Data Scientist @ Deutsche Post DHL Group Germany Logistics

„Thorsten works as Lead Data Scientist in the Data Analytics Center of excellence at Deutsche Post DHL. He contributes his share to the intelligent digitalization of DPDHLs logistic business by integrating AI into the core processes and driving the adoption of data driven automation and decision making.
Thorsten has a background in physics and cognitive neuroscience and has been working for almost a decade as a data science consultant for companies from all major industries, covering the data value chain from machine learning to business strategy.“