Who we are
We are a diverse team of scientists, developers and data people from academia and industry.
Martin PreusseKaiser & Preusse
PhD in computational biology, Neo4j expert, Founder of Kaiser & Preusse.
Dr. Alexander JaraschGerman Center for Diabetes Research
Bioinformatician, data head of data & knowledge management at German Center for Diabetes Research, working with graph technology. In this project he connects scientists from basic and clinical research with our Covid-19 knowledge graph.
Working at yWorks on custom visualization solutions with yFiles. In this project, Sebastian is working on a prototype application for conveniently browsing the network of Covid19-related papers and publications.
Jamie is a seasoned IT Director who has worked in both the private and public sectors, spending seven years with the Human Tissue Authority where he set up national licensing and reporting platforms. Now working for a leading market research group and currently helping the CovidGraph Project with issue tracking and general documentation. He also actively supports The Aurora Project and The Clean Earth Trust charities.
Physicist, software developer and architect, founder and CEO of Structr. Graph enthusiast, Neo4j Ambassador. Helps with building the website covidgraph.org.
Anke is a marketing and PR professional who supports companies and entrepreneurs with her individual internal and public appearance. Her qualifications are based on a broad spectrum of experience she has gained in the automotive, IT, business and personal coaching industries as well as through her teaching activities at various universities in Germany.
Alexander works at Neo4j as Senior Marketing Manager for EMEA. After completing university and a few internships throughout Europe, he took a job at Logitech, where he worked for a few years before joining Neo4j. During his time at Logitech, Alexander became very passionate about new technology and software, and felt that joining Neo4j was the logical next step. In his free time, Alexander likes cooking and enjoys playing video games.
Claudia Remlinger has been heading Neo4j EMEA Marketing since 2014. When the CovidGraph Project came to life in early 2020 she offered her skills to drive the use of this amazing platform forward. "It's fun to join with so many known friends from the Neo4j community on CovidGraph, while supporting this worthwhile cause for humanity."
Stefan works for Neo4j since 2012 and has a 20+ years background as a developer and consultant. When not coding, is a volunteer firefighter at the local fire department, acting as team lead and instructor. He also enjoys cycling. He's all geek and loves technology, good food, red wines and always on the hunt for the perfect espresso.
Computer Scientist, working at Structr GmbH as a software developer on Knowledge Graphs, Recommender Systems and CMS. In this project Jakob is developing an application on top of the covidgraph database.
Founding member of PRODYNA. In his position as Chief Technical Officer, he constitutes the bridge from Software Development to highly available operation of critical applications to strategic management consultancy.
Dr. Juliane ZimmermannQnit
PhD in Biophysics, Requirements Engineer and Test Specialist at Qnit. In this project, she supports in determining relevant use cases and mediating between developers and scientists.
Thorsten is co-founder and CEO of derivo. The team behind derivo is facing the challenges of more and more complex data pools with a semantic management of graph data and new kinds of visualization methods.
Jean is the co-founder and head of sales at Linkurious. He has worked with several Fortune 500 companies to help them find insights in complex connected data. Previously he worked in the consulting industry on R&D projects and in sales. Jean double-majored in both political science and competitive intelligence.
Davide MottinAarhus University
Davide Mottin is an Assistant Professor at Aarhus University. His research focuses on graph exploration, which lays on the broad areas of database, data mining, and machine learning. His methods apply to the retrieval of relevant statistics from the knowledge graph.
Works for S-cubed since 2017 and has a 20+ years experience in the pharmaceutical industry using her math and computer science skills. At S-cubed she is part of the team writing requirements, designing and testing the A3 Suite which is a graph-based tool to manage metadata for clinical trials. Helps covidgraph to extend the graph with data from clinical trials.