Jakob E. Bardram
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Jakob E. Bardram is a Professor at the IT University of Copenhagen (ITU) where he direct the Pervasive Interaction Technology Laboratory (PIT Lab). His research interests include Ubiquitous Computing, Object Oriented Software Architecture, Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW); and Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). The main application areas of this research is Pervasive Healthcare, Biology, and Global Software Development.
Dr. Bardram is the co-founded of Cetrea A/S developing pervasive computing technology for hospitals, which was acquired by Maquet GmbH in 2014. He is also a co-founder of Monsenso ApS developing personal health technology for mental disorders. He helped found CLC Bio A/S which develops bioinformatics software.
Dr. Bardram has held industrial positions as project manager and IT architect at IBM Denmark and he has been an industrial research fellow at CSC Scandihealth. He has been the chief executive officer (CEO) of Cetrea A/S twice. Dr. Bardram received his PhD in computer science in 1998 from the University of Aarhus, Denmark. He has coedited a book on Pervasive Healthcare and has co-edited a special issue of Pervasive Healthcare in the IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine.
Dr. Bardram is a senior member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). He was the conference co-chair and organizer of the ACM UBICOMP 2010 conference in Copenhagen and was the Papers and Notes co-chair for the ACM CSCW 2011 conference. He has served on numerous program and organizing committees for both ACM and IEEE conferences. He has been awarded the 2012 Informatics Europe Curriculum Award for the 'Pervasive Computing Curriculum’ that he runs at the IT University of Copenhagen.
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