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Philipp Rutz M.Sc.

Philipp Rutz


Room: US-D 104
Phone: +49 (0) 271 740 5460


Philipp Rutz has been a research assistant at the University of Siegen at the SMI (Siegener Mittelstandsinstitut) since September 2021 and is the contact person for the BMBF-funded research project ExpertERP. The aim of the research project is to create sustainable structures for ERP use in high functional depth in order to optimally support digital and analogue business processes, especially during the multi-year usage phase, and to form the basis for data-supported business model extensions. In the project, he takes over the research tasks as well as the conceptual design and development of low fidelity demonstrators. Philipp Rutz studied both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Business Informatics at the University of Siegen. His master’s thesis dealt with the topic “Evaluation of a demonstrator for the appropriation support of 3D printing by using a community platform in distributed laboratories”. During his studies, he worked as a student assistant at the Chair of CSCW and Social Media as Information Manager from summer 2019 until August 2021. His research interests are in the area of knowledge and expertise sharing, ERP systems and the appropriation of software systems.