Dr. Bernd Korn is head of the Pilot Assistance Department at the Institute of Flight Guidance of the German Aerospace Center (DLR). Main research topics of his department are flight guidance concepts and technologies, human machine interfaces in the cockpit and future ATM concepts / performance based operations. Particularly, research is carried out on concepts like sectorless ATM, UAS integration, UTM/U-Space and on urban air mobility. Bernd holds a master degree (diploma) in computer science and a doctorate in electrical engineering both form Technical University Braunschweig, Germany. In 1998 he joined DLR and in 2005 he became head of pilot assistance department. He is a lecturer at Dresden Technical University and is member of several program committees of international conferences. He has authored or co-authored over 200 publications, and is member of AIAA’s DATC.