EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Doctor, Director of the Network Services Division at the Poznań Supercomputing and Networking Center

The director of the Network Services Division at the Poznań Supercomputing and Networking Center (PCSS, www.man.poznan.pl), affiliated to the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences. For over 20 years he has been devoted to the development of scientific IT infrastructure in the Wielkopolska region. He participates in many European and Polish projects, the results of which have practical application to the Polish e-Infrastructure. He is the Vice-President of the board of the Consortium DARIAH-PL, whose objective is to develop Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and Humanities. He was responsible for the implementation of many projects, e.g. dLibra, which is the first Polish system for building digital libraries (already implemented in over 100 institutions in Poland); NABÓR, a student admission system for educational institutions; ARM, an advanced speech-to-text conversion system dedicated to the agencies responsible for the homeland security or HIPERMED, a telemedicine platform for remote medical consultation. He is interested in innovative methods of data collection and analysis and its application in the field of medicine. He is the co-founder of the International Consortium of Computing Centers in the USA, Europe and India – ICTBioMed. Presently he is a coordinator for software development in the GÉANT project and a member of GÉANT Programme Planning Committee. He is the author of over 100 publications in post-conference materials and in books published in Poland and abroad.