Arno Scharl, Managing Director of webLyzard technology

Arno Scharl, Managing Partner

CV and List of Publications

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Arno Scharl is the Managing Partner of webLyzard technology and a Professor of Information System at Modul University Vienna’s Research Center for New Media Technology. Prior to his current appointments, he held professorships at the University of Western Australia and Graz University of Technology and was a Visiting Fellow at the University of California at Berkeley. Arno Scharl completed his doctoral research and habilitation (venia docendi) at the Vienna University of Economics and Business. Additionally, he holds a PhD from the University of Vienna, Department of Sports Physiology.

He has authored more than 190 refereed publications and edited two books in Springer‘s Advanced Information and Knowledge Processing Series. As Scientific Coordinator and Work Package Leader, he contributed to Austrian as well as European research initiatives (Horizon 2020, 7th Framework Programme, Austrian Research Promotion Agency, etc.). This includes the current projects ReTV, EVOLVE, EPOCH and SONAR. His research interests focus on Web intelligence and big data, knowledge extraction, visual analytics, human-computer interaction and the integration of semantic and geospatial Web technology.