Wim Martens is professor for Data Intensive Computing at the University of Bayreuth. He is interested in foundational aspects of data management, logic, complexity, and formal language theory.
He is/was an invited speaker at STOC 2017 and PODS 2022 and his research received several best paper or research highlight awards at top venues in his field. He acted as program committee member in major conferences in databases, the Web, theoretical computer science, and logic, such as SIGMOD, PODS, ICDE, ICDT, WWW, ICALP, STACS, and LICS. Currently, he is on the editorial board of ACM Transactions on Database Systems and the advisory board of TheoretiCS.