Peter Boncz

Full Name
Prof.dr. P.A. Boncz
Function(s)
Scientific Staff Member, MT member, Professor - Vrije Universiteit
Email
P.Boncz@cwi.nl
Telephone
+31 20 592 4309
Room
L316
Department(s)
Database Architectures
Homepage
https://www.cwi.nl/~boncz/

Biography

Member of the CWI management team and researcher in the area of data systems. Professor in the special chair of Large Scale Analytical Database Systems at VU University Amsterdam. Co-founder of four spin-off companies in data systems. Founder of graph data council LDBC.

Publications

Current projects with external funding

  • RelationalAI-CWI Research Agreement ()
  • Actian Research Grant II (ACTIAN II)
  • Databricks CWI Research Agreement (Databricks)
  • Min.VWS Bestrijding Covid-19
  • Evidence-based effective monitoring and control of Covid-19 after the initial outbreak (None)
  • Research agreeement CWI - Databricks - vervolg contract (None)
  • Structure-aware Querying & Information Retrieval on Evolving Large Graphs (SQIREL-GRAPHS)

Professional activities

  • Professor: Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - [VU] - Large-Scale Analytical Data Management
  • Honorary Position: Hans Fischer Senior Fellow - TU Munich
  • Founder: Linked Data Benchmark Council (ldbcouncil.org)
  • Founder: GRADES workshop series
  • Founder: MonetDB BV
  • Founder: of Data Science Platform Netherlands (datascienceplatform.org)
  • Board Member: VLDB Endowment
  • Committee member: DaMoN steering committee
  • Advisor: Databricks Corp
  • Editor: Journal: VLDB Journal

Awards

  • Humboldt Research Award (2013)
  • VLDB 10-year - Best Paper Award - 27 August (2009)
  • DaMoN workshop - with Marcin Zukowski, Niels Nes and Sandor Héman (2008)
  • DaMoN workshop - with Sandor Héman, Niels Nes and Marcin Zukowski (2007)
  • ICT Regie Award (2006)