Tibor Gyimóthy is the Head of the Software Engineering Department at the University of Szeged in Hungary. He graduated as M.Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Szeged (JATE) in 1981 and was awarded his PhD degree in Computer Science in 1996. From 1975 to 1996, he worked as a researcher in the Research Group of Theory of Automation and later in the Research Group of Artificial Intelligence at the Hungarian Academy of Science. Since 2003, he has been the Head of the Department of Software Engineering at the University of Szeged. His areas of research interest include compilers, program analysis, software maintenance, embedded systems, machine learning. He has published over 100 articles in refereed conferences and journals. Mr. Gyimóthy has been the member of over 40 international scientific program committees and co-chaired 5 conferences. In 1997, he was awarded the Kalmár Prize of the John von Neumann Computer Society and between 1998 and 2002 the Széchenyi Fellowship for Professors. From 1996 to 1997, Tibor Gyimóthy served as co-chair of the IEEE Computer Society European Activity Committee, and between 2000 and 2002 he was the chair of the IEEE Computer Society Central and Eastern European Initiatives Committee.