Cees de Laat, PhD

 He chairs the System and Network Engineering (SNE) research group in Informatics Institute of the Faculty of Science at UvA (Universiteit van Amsterdam / University of Amsterdam). His research experience spans from visionary system design to real-systems implementation and analysis. Research in his group ranges from optical and switched networking and workflows for processing of big data in PetaScale e-Science applications, Semantic Web to describe e-infrastructure resources, information complexity, Authorization architectures and Systems Security & privacy of information in distributed environments. Prof. de Laat serves on the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory Policy Board on matters regarding ESnet, is co-founder and organizer of several past meetings of the Global Lambda Integrated Facility (GLIF) and founding member of CineGrid.org. His group is/was part of EU projects ENVRI, EuroBrazil, Geysers, NOVI, NEXTGRID, EGEE, and others. He is a member of the Advisory Board Internet Society Netherlands and Scientific technical advisory board of SURF Netherlands. A snapshot of his scientific career is available here:  http://delaat.net/.

FaLang translation system by Faboba