Research Director, Dr.-Ing., Information Technology Research Institute, University of Jyvaskyla
Dr. Jari Veijalainen is working as a full professor in data management at University of Jyvaskyla,
Finland since August 1996. He holds a B.Sc. degree in Mathematics, a M.Sc. degree in Computer Science
from University of Helsinki, Finland, and a Dr.-Ing. degree in Computer Science from the Technical
University of Berlin, Germany. His previous positions include permanent and visiting teaching and
research positions at the University of Helsinki, Hahn-Meitner-Institut Berlin GmbH, GMD-FOKUS, GMD-IPSI,
Fraunhofer-Institut FIT (Germany), and Waseda University (Tokyo,Japan).
His research interests include advanced transaction models, workflow
systems and electronic commerce systems, formal modeling, mobile computing and commerce,
software engineering, and mobile multimedia data management.
He is an editor of VLDB Journal and ACM Wireless Networks
and has served on numerous program committees of international conferences.
He has published tens of refereed articles in international journals,
conference proceedings and scientific books.
Dr. Veijalainen is a voting member of ACM, and a member of IEEE Computer Society.