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Name:Alexander Schatten
Title:Dipl.-Ing. Dr.
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2017 European School of Management and Technology Berlin, Confronting Mistakes and adaptive Leadership Program
2017 IEDC, Bled School of Management, Leadership Development Program
2003 Completion of PhD-thesis at Vienna University of Technology, Institute for Software Technology and Interactive Systems (Prof. A Min Tjoa): "Sustainable Web-Based Organisation of Project Related Information and Knowledge" (Ref: PhD Thesis)
2001-2004 Studying Philosophie (Vienna University)
1999- PhD thesis at Institute for Softwaretechnology / Vienna University of Technology (Ref: IFS)
1996 Finished Study of Technical Analytical Chemistry (Diplom Ingenieur/Master Degree)
1995-1996 Diploma Thesis at Institute for Analytical Chemistry, Vienna University of Technology, Prof. Puxbaum ("Wet Deposition, Time-Series Analysis and Modeling") (Ref: Institute for Analytical Chemistry, Vienna University of Technology)
1992-1996 Studium irregulare: Technical Analytical Chemistry / Vienna University of Technology
1989-1992 Study: Technical Chemistry; Vienna University of Technology (Ref: Vienna University of Technology)
1981-1989 Allgemeinbildende Höhere Schule: 16., BG Maroltingergasse, neusprachlicher Zweig (grammar school, highschool)
1977-1981 Elementary School: 1160 Wien, Lorenz-Mandelgasse

Projects, Consulting Activities, further Knowledge/Experiences

2019- Lector Vienna Univ. of Technology (Ref: Entry in address book of university)
2019- Podcast "Zukunft Denken" (Ref: Podcast Website and Shownotes)
2019- Consulting on corporate sustainability strategy, data management and reporting (GRI, SASB, CDP etc.), materiality and stakeholder engagement, and ESG risk management for international Fortune 500 customers.
Jul. 2018- Senior researcher, consultant and strategic counselor at SBA Research with focus on digital sustainability (Ref: SBA-Research)
2018- IT, Business and Management Consulting (Engineering of complex software systems, insurance startups, agile transition, implementation of SAFE-Framework etc.) for several SMEs
2018- Researcher and Author
Jul.2018-Dec.2018 Project Development, Process Optimisation and Technical Management at LG Nexera (Ref: LG Nexera)
2015-2017 Managing Director at biac / twinformatics (Vienna Insurance Group - IT Services) (Ref: VIG IT Services: Management)
2014-2015 Consulting project for Vienna Insurance Group (group level)
2013-2014 Consulting projects as subcontractor for Deloitte Austria
2014 Finalist at Mercur innovation award (chamber of commerce) with project: "CSRmap - Analysis and Mapping of Corporate Sustainability Risks" (Ref: ZIT Project Page: search for "csrmap")
2013-2015 Second place in ZIT (centre for innovation and technology) project tender with project: "CSRmap - Analysis and Mapping of Corporate Sustainability Risks" (Ref: ZIT Project Page: search for "csrmap")
Nov. 2013-2015 Senior Researcher at Vienna Univ. of Technology supervising PhD and diploma students (Ref: Institute for Software Technology and Interactive Systems)
2013-2014 KIRAS (Security Research) project: Cloud Security: Guidelines for the public sector and SMEs (Ref: KIRAS Project Page)
2012-2014 iOS and Android App-Development
2012-2014 Managing Director of Sophisystems (Ref: Sophisystems)
2009-2011 Senior Researcher at TU-Wien/Secure Business Austria, Head of the Christian Doppler Lab's Software Engineering team (Ref: CDLFlex)
2010-2011 Founding and Heading Indoqy Competence Center (Ref: Indoqa Competence Center)
2009-2010 Book Project (Springer): Best Practice Software Engineering and Development of Software Engineering related teaching material (Ref: Springer: Book Page)
2003-2009 Univ. Assistent (Ass. Prof.) at IFS / TU Wien (Ref: IFS)
2009 Organisation of lecture series "Sustainable Development and ICT" for the Faculty of Informatics, Vienna University of Technology (with guest lectures by Lorenz Hilty, Andreas Möller, Klaus Fichter, Helga Kromp-Kolb, Julia Steinberger und Manfred Grasserbauer) (Ref: Announcement of Lecture Series (Faculty))
2008-2009 Representing the Faculty for Informatics in the steering board of the center for sustainable development (Vienna University of Technology) (Ref: Center for Sustainable Technologies)
2005- Consulting, Training, Invited Presentations (Customers among others: GFT, VOEST Linz, CSC, IQSoft, Softwarepark Hagenberg, Government of Salzburg, Joyn IT, Steiner-HiTech, Qualysoft, Vector Software, Senactive, Kirchnersoft/logi.cals, UC4/Automic)
1989-Event-Photography, Film-, Video Reports, Multimedia-Production
1997-2009Initiation, continuous improvement and maintenance of the web-representation auf "Haus des Meeres"
2007 Supporting the organisation of "Austrian Informatics Week"; Production and Publication of the Podcast. (Ref: Austrian Informatics Week)
2007 Consulting for MTel (leading mobilphone operator in Bulgaria and subsidiary company from Mobilkom Austria) on location in Sofia: support in defining guidelines and development of modern service-oriented and event-driven architectures.
2006-2009 Consulting in building an open-source competence center for Indonesia (project of ITB Bandung and 10 other Indonesian universities)
2006 Advising Masters-thesis in cooperation with EADS germany (component-based systems, enhancing software engineering tool-cooperation)
2006-2007 Cooperation in the research project "SWIS" with Frequentis (Ref: Short-description of the project in the project database of Vienna University of Technology)
2006 Organisation of a series of Software-Engineering Workshops for the Viennese Chamber of Commerce (Ref: Overview with general information, downloads, blog-references )
2006 Organisation of the Web-Development Track at OSCON Open Source Business Conference (Austrian Chamber of Commerce) (Ref: OSCON Conference Website)
2005 Jury Member, Constantinus Award (Award of the Austrian Chamber of Commerce for IT Consulting) (Ref: Constantinus Award; Chamber of Commerce)
2004-2008 Guest-lectures at the universities Gadjamada (Yogyakarta), ITB (Bandung) and UI (Jakarta), Udayana (Bali) in Indonesia and consulting/interviews for potential ASEA/Uninet guest-researcheres in Austria
2004-2008 Head of the Open Source Workgroup of the Austrian Computer Society (OCG); organisation of a broad range of events (Ref: OCG - Austrian Computer Society)
2004-2005 Various Projects with Iranian Partners (Sharif University...)
2004-2005 Consulting for "Erste Bank Leasing", LOVO Lifestyle Services (Information Systems, Web-Development, Content Management, Apache Cocoon), GFT (System Integration)
2003 Organisation of the first large Cocoon Event in Austria: CocoonDay 2003 (Ref: Announcement from WIT)
2002-2004 Besides other Consulting Activities: Conception of Intranet-Information System of "Erste Bank Leasing"
2002 Yo! Einstein Presentation at Technical Museum Vienna (Ref: Yo! Einstein)
2001-2004 Cooperation Project "Open Science Workplace" with University of Kerman/Iran (Ref: OSWP)
2000- Scientific Activities (Publications, Congresses); please visit the Publication Pages. (Ref: Publications)
2000-2003 Consulting, Training (Customers among others: IBM, OCG, Itec)
2000 Website: Austrian Computer Driving License (OCG) (Ref: ECDL)
Nov. 1999 Website for 80th birthday of Prof. Heinz Zemanek (Ref: Zemanek Website)
1999-2001 Web Solution for Austrian Computer Society (Ref: OCG)
2002-2003 Management and Scheduling of Trainers and Trainings for Mindworks
1999-2003 Software Trainer (Java, XML, HTML) for Mindworks Consulting (Customers e.g., IBM)
1999-2001 Work at Institute for Software Technology - Vienna University of Technology: Development of Open Distance Learning Website (Content Management System): "Literature round 1900". (Database, XML, Java, HTML, Webdesign) (Ref: Literature Projects)
1999 Development of an Lotus Notes Solution for B & C - Business and Communication Consulting Klosterneuburg.
1998-2000 Java Tutor at Institute for Software Technology
1998 - 1999 "Zivildienst" Public Service (?) Verein für Integrationshilfe, Wien: Wohnheim für Haftentlassene.
1998-2000 Development of Scientific Literature Database (Ref: Software Page)
1997-1999 Teachware Project "Teach Me - Data Analysis", PhD Thesis (Ref: )
1996-1997 Work for BIT (Bureau for International Technology Cooperation) as Consultant for European Community Projects (for Small and Medium Enterprises)
1992-1996 Intensive Work on Chemometrics, Statistics and Modelling
1996 Presentations and Lectures in "Genetic Algorithms", Time-Series Analysis of Wet-Deposition
1995-1996 Work an Genetic Algorithms with Univ.Doz.Dr.Hans Lohninger (Institute for General Chemistry) (Ref: Inst. for Analytical Chemistry)
1995-1996 Development of Parameter-Optimization Tool Darwin I (based on evolutionary Algorithms) (Ref: )
1995 Report of wet and dry deposition in Salzburg (1984-1993) with Dipl.Ing.Kalina und Univ.Prof.Dr.Puxbaum for the government of Salzburg
1995 Cooperation for writing the 10-year Wet-Deposition for the government of Salzburg
1994-1995 Collaboration on "Sonnblick" Campaign
1993-1994 Chemometrical and statistical research of environmental data on the Institute for Analytical Chemistry (Vienna University of Technology)
1993 Practical Work on the Institute for Analytical Chemistry (Vienna University of Technology), Environmental Analytics
1992-1993 Collaboration on measurements of volantile biogene Carbonhydrates on Institute for Analytical Chemistry (Vienna University of Technology)
1992 Ziv.Ing.Univ.Prof.Dr.Wruss: Analysis of organic Traces in water and soil
1991 Work at Reception of Hotel Atlas
1986-1990 Work at Austria Tobacco Company
good skills in (technical) English
Driving License Type A, B

Program Committee of Conferences (and other Conf. Organisation). Reviewer for Journals.

2008- Reviewer for "IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, Cybernetics"
2008- Reviewer for "IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine"
2008 Reviewer for "Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering"
2008- Reviewer for the "International Conference on Objectoriented Databases (ICOODB)"
2008- Reviewer for the "European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS)"
2007-2008 Organisation and Program Chair of the first Asia/Africa conference on Open Cource
2006- Organisation and Program committee of the "Event-based IT System" (EBITS) workshop at the ARES conference
2006- Program committee IEEE Conference on E-Commerce Technology (CEC)
2005 Local organising chair of European Conference on Digital Libraries (ECDL) 2005
2004- Program committee International conference of Information Integration, Web-Applications and Services (iiWAS).
2004- Program committee iEEE Euromicro Conference
2004- Program committee International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies (WEBIST).

Scientific Publications

For Details please look at Publication Page

Teaching and Supervision

An overview on lectures and labs I was responsible for can be found here.

An overview on thesis-projects I supervised can be found here.

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