Prof. Dr. Andreas Schmidt

Prof. Dr. Andreas Schmidt is a professor at the Department of Computer Science and Business Information Systems of the Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences (Germany). He is lecturing in the fields of database information systems, data analytics and model-driven software development. Additionally, he is a senior research fellow in computer science at the Institute for Applied Computer Science of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). His research focuses on web-based technologies, with emphasis on databases, column stores and generative programming. Andreas Schmidt was awarded his diploma in computer science by the University of Karlsruhe in 1995 and his PhD in mechanical engineering in 2000. His thesis dealt with components for building distributed workflow management systems. Dr. Schmidt has numerous publications in the field of database technologies and information extraction. He regularly gives tutorials on international conferences in the field of database technologies, Big Data related topics, and model driven software development.