M. Eng. Henry Ekwaro-Osire

Research Associate in the IKAP department Collaborative Business in Enterprise networks

Curriculum vitae

Henry Ekwaro-Osire has been a scientific researcher and doctoral student at the BIBA since 2020. The focus of his research is in data-driven energy efficiency improvement of production, especially through AI. Prior to this, he worked internationally for five years as a management consultant in the areas of manufacturing and data strategy. He studied mechanical engineering and systems engineering at Cornell University.


Research interest

Energy efficiency, sustainability, machine learning, knowledge transfer to small and medium sized enterprises

Selected publications:

Kaufmann, M., Ekwaro-Osire, H., & Thoben, K.‑D. (2023). Guideline for Identifying Required Data Granularity for Deriving Improvements to the Environmental Impact of Production. In H. Kohl, G. Seliger, & F. Dietrich (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Driving Circular Economy: Proceedings of the 18th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing, October 5-7, 2022, Berlin (pp. 961–969). Springer Nature. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-28839-5_107

Ekwaro-Osire, H., Bode, D., Thoben, K.‑D., & Ohlendorf, J.‑H. (2022). Identification of Machine Learning Relevant Energy and Resource Manufacturing Efficiency Levers. Sustainability, 14(23), 15618. https://doi.org/10.3390/su142315618

Ekwaro-Osire, H., Wiesner, S., & Thoben, K.‑D. (2021). Data Acquisition for Energy Efficient Manufacturing: A Systematic Literature Review. In A. Dolgui, A. Bernard, D. Lemoine, G. von Cieminski, & D. Romero (Eds.), IFIP advances in information and communication technology, 1868-4238: 630-634, Advances in production management systems: Artificial intelligence for sustainable and resilient production systems : IFIP WG 5.7 International Conference, APMS 2021, Nantes, France, September 5-9, 2021, (pp. 129–137). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-85910-7_14


MDZ-HB-OL Mittelstand-Digital Centre Bremen-Oldenburg
ecoKI Development of a research and technology platform
Mittelstand 4.0 Mid- & Small-Sized Enterprises Competency Center Bremen


M. Eng. Henry Ekwaro-Osire
BIBA - Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbH
Hochschulring 20
28359 Bremen

Telephone +49 421 218-50 175
ORCID 0000-0002-8446-8625

M. Eng. Henry Ekwaro-Osire

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter in der IKAP-Abteilung Collaborative Business in Unternehmensnetzwerken

Telephone +49 421 218-50 175

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