4th Nordic Summer School
                      in Geographic Information Science
       3 - 7 August 2009, Gävle, Sweden
(in conjunction with the 3rd ICA workshop)
 Gennady Andrienko 

Dr. Gennady Andrienko received Master degree in Computer Science from Kiev State University in 1986 and Ph.D. equivalent in Computer Science from Moscow State University in 1992. He undertook research on knowledge-based systems at the Institute for Mathematics of Moldavian Academy of Sciences (Kishinev, Moldova), then at the Institute for Mathematical Problems of Biology of Russian Academy of Sciences (Pushchino Research Center, Russia). Since 1997 Dr. Gennady Andrienko is research fellow at GMD, now Fraunhofer Institute for Intelligent Analysis and Information Systems IAIS.

He is a co-author of the monograph "Exploratory Analysis of Spatial and Temporal Data" (published in December 2005 in Springer), 40 peer-reviewed journal papers, 10+ book chapters, and 100+ papers in conference proceedings. He has been involved in numerous international research projects. His research interests include geovisualization, information visualization with a focus on spatial and temporal data, visual analytics, interactive knowledge discovery and data mining, spatial decision support and optimization.

Since 2007 Dr. Gennady Andrienko is chairing the ICA commission on GeoVisualization. He co-organized several scientific events on visual analytics, geovisualization, and visual data mining, and co-edited several special issues of journals and proceedings volumes.

Further information: http://geoanalytics.net/and