Schahram Dustdar is Full Professor of Computer Science heading the Distributed Systems Group at the Vienna University of Technology (TU Vienna). He is a member of the Academia Europaea: The Academy of Europe (since 2013) and an IEEE Senior Member (2009). He is recipient of the ACM Distinguished Scientist award (2009) and the IBM Faculty Award (2012). He is member of the editorial boards of IEEE Computer and IEEE Internet Computing. He is Editor in Chief of Computing (Springer).