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Prof. Dr. York Sure-Vetter

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York Sure-Vetter is full professor at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute of Applied Informatics and Formal Description Methods (AIFB) and director at Karlsruhe Service Research Institute (KSRI).

His research focus is Web Science, Semantic Web, Linked Data, Data and Text Mining and Service Science.

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Prof. York Sure-Vetter is Full Professor at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute of Applied Informatics and Formal Description Methods (AIFB) and director at the Karlsruhe Service Research Institute (KSRI). His research interests include Web Science, Semantic Web, Linked Data, Data and Text Mining and Service Science.

He obtained a Diploma in industrial engineering at the University of Karlsruhe (TH) in 1999. In 2004 he earned his Doctor's degree at the University of Karlsruhe (TH) with the subject Ontologies and Knowledge Management. From 2007 to 2009 Prof. York Sure-Vetter was Senior Researcher at SAP AG. In 2009 he was appointed in a joint appeals procedure as head of department at GESIS – Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences and as Professor at the University of Koblenz-Landau. Few months later Prof. Sure-Vetter was appointed President of the GESIS – Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences and later as Professor at the University of Mannheim. He successfully led the GESIS – Leibniz-Institute for the Social Sciences through a Leibniz evaluation and two audits by the advisory boards. In 2015 he was appointed Professor at the Institute of Applied Informatics and Formal Description Methods (AIFB) at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Since October 2015 he is director at the Karlsruhe Service Research Institute (KSRI).

Prof. Sure-Vetter was a guest lecturer at the University of Mannheim and at Stanford University. He was awarded with several/various awards for research as well as for teaching, among others the IBM UIMA Innovation Award, the Wolfgang-Heilmann award of the Integrata Foundation and several times the HECTOR Teaching Award.