German Aerospace Center, DLR
Jörn Jakobi received his Diploma in Psychology in 1999. Since 2000 he works as a human factors expert with DLR Institute of Flight Guidance in the domain of airport airside traffic management with a particular focus on concept design and validation of A-SMGCS and Remote Tower systems. In 2014 he became chairman of the EUROCAE WG100 “Remote & Virtual Tower”. In 2019 he received the Manfred-Fuchs Innovation award for his achievements with Remote Tower innovations and implementations. Since 2016 he acts as project coordinator for the SESAR2020 PJ.05 projects “Remote Tower” and Digital Technologies for Tower”.