The ambassador for Hungary, András Micsik is a team leader within the Department of Distributed Systems at MTA SZTAKI.
He received his Ph.D. in 2001 from the Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest. He was active in the digital libraries field in all DELOS projects starting from 1995, where he was involved in distributed digital library architectures, semantic interoperability, digital library testing and evaluation. His main interests are interoperability and collaboration. He contributed to several international research projects in the topics of software services, metadata vocabularies, digital libraries, etc. Recently, he works on the application of Semantic Web and LOD in various areas such as e-science. He is regular member of the program committees of the TPDLand ICADL conference series and member of Databib Editorial Board.