Johann Gamper

Full Professor and Head of the Database Systems Group at The Free University of Bozen-Bolzano (Italy)

Johann Gamper is full professor and head of the database systems group at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, where since 2018 he serves as Vice-Rector for Research.  He has a MSc degree in Computer Science from the TU Vienna (1989) and a PhD degree from the RWTH Aachen (1996).  His research concentrates on database technologies for advanced query processing and data analytics, with a specific focus on temporal data, time series, and graphs.  Many of his research activities emerged from collaborations with different application domains, such as industry, agriculture, medicine, public administration, and tourism.  Johann Gamper is author of 120+ publications in international journals and conference proceedings, including the most prestigious outlets of the database community (TODS, VLDBJ, TKDE, SIGMOD, VLDB, ICDE). He regularly serves as reviewer for technical journals, PC member, and organizer of conferences.