Arno Scharl, Managing Director of webLyzard technology

Arno Scharl, Managing Director

CV and List of Publications

Curriculum Vitae (PDF, 918 kb)

Short Biography

Arno Scharl is the Managing Director of webLyzard technology and a Professor of Information System at the Department of New Media Technology of MODUL University Vienna. 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 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 180 refereed publications, edited two books in Springer‘s Advanced Information and Knowledge Processing Series, and served as Scientific Coordinator and Work Package Leader of many Austrian and European research initiatives (Horizon 2020, 7th Framework Programme, Austrian Research Promotion Agency, etc.) – including 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.