Frederik Schmihing is a research engineer in the, "Innovation, Digitalization and Data Analytics" Department within BMW Group. The department operates within technical planning and is responsible for the innovation projects in the global BMW production system. Frederik has collected experience in product marketing and management, within a manufacturer of agricultural machinery. After that, he was involved in Data Analytics projects of a global operating IT-Consultant before he started his cooperative PhD at BMW Group. The focus of his research is the visualization of the production data for root cause analysis and data cleansing right to the shop floor.