Maria Maleshkova, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Dr. Maria Maleshkova is a senior researcher at the Karlsruhe Service Research Institute (KSRI) and the Institute of Applied Informatics and Formal Description Methods (AIFB) at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. Her research work covers Web of Things (WoT) and semantics-based data integration topics, as well as work in the area of the semantic description of Web APIs, RESTful services and their joint use with Linked Data.
Prior to that she was a Research Associate and a PhD student at the Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) at the Open University, where she worked on projects in the domain of SOA and Web Services. Maria has been involved in several national and international research projects, and has previously been involved as a organiser and lecturer in several conference tutorials and summer schools, including the Service and Software Architectures, Infrastructures and Engineering (SSAIE) Summer School in 2009 and 2010 and the Karlsruhe Summer Schools on Service Research 2010 and 2013.