Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gentzsch

Wolfgang Gentzsch

General Chair, ISC Cloud and Co-Founder & President, UberCloud Community & Marketplace

Wolfgang Gentzsch is co-founder & president of the UberCloud Community and Marketplace and a strategic consultant for HPC, Grid, and cloud computing. He is also the Chairman of the ISC Cloud conference series. Wolfgang was Director At-Large of the Board of Directors of the Open Grid Forum, and an advisor to the EU project DEISA, the Distributed European Initiative for Supercomputing Applications. Before that he directed the German D-Grid Initiative, was a professor of computer science at Duke in Durham, NC State in Raleigh, and the University of Applied Sciences in Regensburg, and visiting scientist at RENCI, the Renaissance Computing Institute at UNC Chapel Hill. Wolfgang was a member of the US President's Council of Advisors for Science and Technology, PCAST, and held leading positions at Sun, MCNC, Gridware, and Genias Software.