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Athanasios Salamanis

Athanasios Salamanis is a senior technical R&D manager and senior lead software engineer at the Centre for Research & Technology Hellas (CERTH) in Thessaloniki, Greece. As a software engineer, Athanasios has been working for more than 8 years in all phases of the software development life cycle. In addition, he has been conducting research in high performance computing, big data analytics and time series forecasting fields for more than 8 years. As a technical R&D manager for the last 4 years, Mr. Salamanis has had the privilege to guide junior and mid-senior software engineers, machine learning engineers and data scientists through challenging engineering and research projects.

Martin Monperrus

Martin Monperrus is professor of Software Technology at KTH Royal Institute of Technology. His research lies in the field of software engineering with a current focus on automatic program repair, program hardening and chaos engineering. Homepage:

Marco Jahn

Marco Jahn is research project manager at the Eclipse Foundation. He obtained his diploma in computer science from Ulm University in 2006 and his PhD from RWTH Aachen in 2016. He worked as software developer at denkwerk GmbH before moving to Fraunhofer FIT. There, he has been working as researcher and project manager in various European research projects in the areas of IoT and Smart Cities. Furthermore, he led the IoT Platforms team and coordinated the IoT Large-Scale Pilot Project MONICA. He joined the Eclipse Foundation in 2019 where he participates in the foundation’s research activities, helping to turn innovations into successful open source projects.

Pierre-Yves Gibello

Pierre-Yves Gibello is involved in IT for 30 years, including 25 in open-source: R&D engineer at Bull (now Atos) then french Inria research center, OSS projects contributor, teacher at Polytech engineer school, expert for french public innovation agency OSEO, entrepreneur and board member at OW2 for 10 years, then initiator of a research/industry partnership between french UGA university and Linagora, he joined OW2 as a research engineer, before becoming its CEO in 2022.

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