Director of Institute of Information Technology, Riga Technical University. Professor Jānis Grabis (1974) is the Director of Institute of Information Technology, Riga technical University since 2010. He obtained his Doctoral Degree in Information Technology from the Riga Technical University in 2001. He worked as a research associate at University of Michigan-Dearborn (USA) from 2001 and 2003. Starting 2003 Jānis Grabis works at Riga Technical University.
His main research areas are enterprise integration and integration of complex decision-making algorithms in information systems. He has been a visiting researcher at Stockholm University (Sweden) and University of Rostock (Germany). He leads RTU’s collaboration with SAP and Microsoft Dynamics in teaching enterprise applications. Jānis Grabis has published more than 100 scientific publications and two scientific monographs. He has led more than 10 scientific research projects including a European Commission Framework Programme project and projects funded by the Latvian Council of Sciences. He is a corresponding member of the Latvian Academy of Sciences