Prof. Dr. Tilmann Rabl
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Tilmann Rabl is a visiting professor at the Database Systems and Information Management (DIMA) group. At DIMA he is research director and technical coordinator of the Berlin Big Data Center (BBDC).
Tilmann received his PhD at the University of Passau in 2011. He spent 4 years at the University of Toronto as a postdoc in the Middleware Systems Research Group (MSRG). Tilmann has published more than 50 papers in international conferences and journals and gave numerous invited presentations.
In his PhD thesis, Tilmann invented the Parallel Data Generation Framework (PDGF), for which he received the Transaction Performance Processing Council’s (TPC) Technical Contribution Award. In Toronto, he received a MITACS Award in 2013 and 2014 and an IBM CAS postdoctoral fellowship in 2013 and 2014. He is a professional affiliate of the TPC and co-founder and chair of the SPEC Research working group on big data. Tilmann is member of the steering committee of the Workshop on Big Data Benchmarking (WBDB) series and member of the board of directors of the BigData Top100 List.
Tilmann is also CEO and cofounder of the startup bankmark, for which he acquired an EXIST award. bankmark has been awarded the IKT Innovativ Award 2014 and the Weconomy Award 2015 among others.
Publications at Google Scholar .