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Sebastian Schaffert


Sebastian Schaffert is leading the Gmail SRE team at Google in Zurich, Switzerland, responsible for the management of Gmail for more than 1 billion active users. He also has a background in research on Semantic Web, Databases and Reasoning, and is one of the main contributors to Apache Marmotta. He previously worked as Head of Knowledge and Media Technologies at Salzburg Research and as CTO of Redlink GmbH in Salzburg, Austria. Sebastian received a PhD from the University of Munich, Germany in 2004 in the area of Programming and Modelling Languages.

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