Sebastian Erhardt, M.Sc.

Doctoral Student and Junior Research Fellow

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research

+49 89 24246-589

Areas of Interest

Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Network Analysis, Natural Language Processing, Economics of Innovation

Academic Résumé

Since 2020
Junior Research Fellow and Doctoral Candidate, Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research)

Since 2020
Postgraduate Studies in Business Research (MBR) at Munich School of Management, LMU Munich

02/2020 - 07/2020
Visiting Blockchain Researcher, Liphardt Lab ‒ Stanford Distributed Trust Initiative, Leland Stanford Junior University

10/2019 - 05/2021
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Computer Science, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) Munich

08/2018 - 07/2020
Honours Degree in Technology Management, Center for Digital Technology and Management (CDTM), LMU Munich and Technical University of Munich (TUM)

10/2017 - 04/2019
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Information Systems, Technical University of Munich (TUM)

10/2014 - 03/2017
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information Systems, Technical University of Munich (TUM)

Work Experience

12/2005 - today
Self-Employed Developer/Consultant ‒ Freelance work for small, medium and large companies and for the Federal Government, Germany

08/2020 - 10/2020
Developer/Product Manager ‒ Tech4Germany, Federal Ministry of the Interior, Federal Ministry of Finance and German Federal Centre for Information Technology, Berlin

02/2016 - 03/2017
Working Student, Deloitte Digital, Munich

09/2015 - 02/2016
Working Student, Deloitte Consulting, Munich

Honors, Scholarships, Academic Prizes

Since 2019
Fellow of the Tech4Germany Program of the Federal Government of Germany, an initiative under the patronage of Prof. Dr. Helge Braun - Federal Minister & Chief of Staff of the Federal Government of Germany

2018 - 2019
Think Digital Scholarship of the Internet Business Cluster (IBC) e.V.

Since 2018
Member of the Elite Network of Bavaria, an initiative of the Free State of Bavaria to promote young scientists

2016 - 2018
Manage&More Scholarship of the UnternehmerTUM


Introduction to Git & Github
Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition
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