Michael Boronowsky

   Short CV

Dr. Michael Boronowsky is Managing Director of the Center for Computing Technologies, University of Bremen (Germany). In 1992 he had finished his studies in electrical engineering at University of Applied Science Aachen. After which he worked in a measurement device company as leading development engineer. He went back to university and studied Computer Science in Nijmegen (Netherlands) and received a Master in Computer Science in 1995. Since this time he is working at the University of Bremen. In the beginning he was working in the area of Artificial Intelligence research. He developed machine learning algorithms, to learn qualitative physical models from the observation of measurement data. In his PhD he focussed on methods for the automatic interpretation of time series data based on decision tree induction. In 1999 he became responsible in co-ordinating the Wearable Computing research at the TZI. Dr. Boronowsky finished his PhD in 2001 and became managing director of the Intelligent Systems department. Since 2002 he is managing director of the TZI He coordinated the application of the IP-proposal “wearIT@work – Empowering the Mobile Worker with Wearable Computing” featuring a groundbreaking vision of the computer empowered knowledge worker of the future. Dr. Boronowsky is Vice Chair of the European Community "mobility@work" and also Vice Chair of the overall AMI@work community focusing on the economical breakthrough of the Ambient Intelligence vision for the mobile worker. Beside his management activities he is still working as senior scientist in research projects related to mobile computing and is supervisor of several master thesis in this area.