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Prof. Joachim Griesbaum
University of Hildesheim, Germany

Prof. Dr. Joachim Griesbaum was born in Lahr/Schwarzwald, Germany, in 1971. He obtained his doctoral degree in Information Science in 2006 from the University of Konstanz in Germany. In 2008 he joined the University of Hildesheim. He has more than 60 papers published in international journals and conferences. His research interests include Social Media, E-Learning, Knowledge Management and Online Marketing.

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Prof. Atour Taghipour
University of LeHavre, France

Atour TAGHIPOUR is an Associate professor and the head of an international management master program at the University of Le Havre in France. He holds a PhD in Industrial Engineering from the Polytechnic School of Montreal in Canada. He received two masters’ degrees, one in Management, Logistics & Strategy and other in Industrial Engineering. He has more than ten years of experiences as a manager in automobile industries. He has published two books and many research papers in international journals. His areas of research are supply chain and operations management.

Prof. Victor Petrovich Romanov
Russian Plekhanov University of Economics, Russia

Prof. Victor Petrovich Romanov obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Sciences from All Russian Institute for Scientific and Technical Information (VINITI) of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and Doctor of Technical sciences in Computer Sciences, (Doctoral Dissertation: “The Complex of Tools for Adaptation of Decision Support Systems in Economics” ) from Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration. He was conferred the academic title of professor in the Department of Information Systems in Economics and Management of Russian Plekhanov University of Economics in 2008.

Professional Experience:

1963-1978 – The Head of Department of Automated Control of the State System of Scientific and Technical Information at the Russian Academy of Sciences, VINITI (
1978-1999 – Head of Department at VOSKHOD- Scientific Research Institute of the Ministry of Communications of Russia, specializing in the development and implementation of information and communication systems, public and special-purpose,
1999–2016–Russian Plekhanov University of Economics Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor at the Department of Informatics

Expert in: • Enterprise information systems, • Management Information Systems, • Business Rules Management Systems, • Business Analytics