Hannes Werthner Biography

Hannes Werthner is Professor at the Faculty of Informatics at TU Wien, Austria. Before joining TUW he had professorships at Austrian and international Universities. From 2016 to 2019 he served as the Dean of the Faculty of Informatics. His research covers fields such as DSS, E-Commerce, E-Tourism, Recommender Systems, and Network Analysis. He is also active in starting new initiatives, such as the Vienna PhD School of Informatics and the i2c (Informatics Innovation Center), the initiative to support refugees welcome.TU.code, and recently, Digital Humanism (www.informatik.tuwien.ac.at/dighum), to link technical with social innovation.