Elena Demidova is a professor of computer science and head of the Data Science and Intelligent Systems group at the University of Bonn since October 2020. She received her PhD from the Leibniz Universität Hannover in 2013 and her M.Sc. degree in Information Engineering from the University of Osnabrück in a joint program with the University of Twente in 2006. Previously, she worked as a research group leader at the L3S Research Center at Leibniz Universität Hannover and as senior research fellow at the University of Southampton, UK. The main research interests of Professor Demidova are in Data Science, Machine Learning, the Web and Semantic Web.