Society for Design and

Process Science

Transformative Research and Education through Transdisciplinary Means

Horst Zuse

Horst Zuse

Berlin, Germany

Horst Zuse was born at November 17, 1945 in Hindelang (Bavaria in Germany). He received the Ph.D. degree in computer science from the Technische Universität (TUB) of Berlin in 1985. Since 1975 he is a senior research scientist with the Technische Universität Berlin. His research interests are information retrieval systems, software engineering, software metrics, computer history and computer architectures.

 In 1991 he published the book: Horst Zuse: Software Complexity - Measures and Methods (De Gruyter Publisher). In 1998 the book Horst Zuse: A Framework for Software Measurement (DeGruyter Publisher) followed. In 1998 he received the habilitation (Privatdozent) in the area of Praktische Informatik (Practical Computer Science) and since 2006 he is a Professor with the University of applied Sciences in Senftenberg.

Invited Speakers

Allam Rao

Director, CRRao Advanced Institute of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, University of Hyderabad, India

Andreas Busemann

Chief Operating Officer, DB Fernverkehr AG

Dan Jones

President, Texas A&M University-Commerce

Dieter Gawlick

Architect, Oracle

Dieter Spath

Head of Institute Fraunhofer IAO and IAT University of Stuttgart

Eckehard Schnieder

German Academy of Technical Science

Edward Wilson

Pellegrino University Research Professor in Entomology, Harvard University

Erol Gelenbe

Dennis Gabor Chair, Imperial College

Günter Stock

President of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities

Helmut Hoyer

Rector of FernUniversität in Hagen, Germany

Herbert Weber

Professor em. of TU Berlin, Director em. of Fraunhofer ISST

Horst Zuse

Berlin, Germany

Larry Lemanski

Provost and VP for Academic Affairs, Texas A&M Univ., Commerce

Manfred Scholle

Chairperson, University Board of the FernUniversität in Hagen

Martin Rangnow

Police Commander in Emden, Germany

Mike Hinchey

Director of Lero, Professor of Software Engineering at University of Limerick

Oliver Günther

President of Potsdam University and President of Gesellschaft für Informatik.

Peter A. Frensch

Vice President for Research Affairs at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Raffaello D'Andrea

Prof. of Dynamic Systems and Control, Swiss Fed. Inst. of Technology, Zurich

Ralf G. Herrtwich

Research and Advanced Engineering, Daimler AG

Richard Straub

President, Peter Drucker Society Europe

Wolfgang Reisig

Professor at Humboldt-Universität, Member of the European Academy of Sciences