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University of Maastricht, The Netherlands.
Professor of Data Sciences at the University of Maastricht, previously professor at the Stanford Center for Biomedical Informatics Research at Stanford University and of Bioinformatics at Carleton University.
Expert in computational methods for knowledge discovery, internationally recognized for his contributions in bioinformatics, biomedical informatics and semantic technologies.
Member of the Dutch TechCenter for Life Sciences (DTL), and participant in the Dutch node of Elixir, Elixir-NL. Scientific director for Bio2RDF, an open source project to generate Linked Data for the Life Sciences.