Conference Officers

Conference Organization | Technical Program | Local Organization

Conference Organization

General Chair
Kjell Bratbergsengen
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
VLDB Endowment Liaison
Paolo Atzeni
Università di Roma Tre, Italy
Area Coordinator, Europe and Africa
Arne Sølvberg
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Area Coordinator, The Americas
Jim Gray
Microsoft, USA
Area Coordinator, Asia and Australasia
Shojiro Nishio
Osaka University, Japan
Publicity CO-Chair, Europe and Africa
Tiziana Catarci
Università di Roma "La Sapienza", Italy
Publicity CO-Chair, The Americas
C. Mohan
IBM Almaden Research Center, USA
Publicity CO-Chair, Asia and Australasia
Fred Lochovsky
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Special Advisor
Keith Jeffery
CCLRC RAL, United Kingdom

Technical Program

Technical Program Chair
Christian S. Jensen
Aalborg University, Denmark
Core Database Technology Program Chair
Martin Kersten
CWI, Netherlands
Industrial and Applications Program Chair
Per-Åke Larson
Microsoft, USA
Infrastructure for Information Systems Program Chair
Laura Haas
IBM Silicon Valley Laboratory, USA
Demonstrations Chair
Beng Chin Ooi
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Exhibitions Chair
Øystein Torbjørnsen
Fast Search and Transfer, Trondheim, Norway
Panel Program Chair
Tore Risch
Uppsala University, Sweden
PhD Program Chair
Betty Salzberg
Northeastern University, USA
Proceedings Chair
Klemens Böhm
University of Karlsruhe, Germany
Tutorial Program Chair
Masaru Kitsuregawa
University of Tokyo, Japan
Workshops Chair
Klaus R. Dittrich
University of Zurich, Switzerland

Local Organization

Organization Committee Chair
Mads Nygård
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Coordination of CO-Located Workshops and Conferences Chair
Svein Erik Bratsberg
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Fund Raising Chair
Oddvar Risnes
Telenor, Trondheim, Norway
Location CO-Manager
Kjetil Nørvåg
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Location CO-Manager
Kai Torgeir Dragland
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Social Program Chair
Roger Midtstraum
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Technical Support CO-Chairs
Anders Christensen
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Roy Lyseng
Sun Microsystems, Trondheim, Norway
Treasurer
Svein-Olaf Hvasshovd
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Web CO-Editors
Roger Midtstraum
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Heri Ramampiaro
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Conference Secretary
Birgit Sørgård
Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway