Prof. Dr. Stefan Edlich holds two diplomas (Computer Science and Economics) and is teaching at Berliner Hochschule für Technik. He is the author of 12 books including the worlds first NoSQL book. Stefan was a frequent speaker at various IT conferences (JAX, OOP, Frankfurter Datenbanktage (Keynote), NoSQL Roadshow, CRAFT, GOTO, etc.) and helped organizing many conferences mostly around databases, big data and the Clojure language as ICOODB, Distributed-Matters / NoSQL-Matters, GOTO, Euroclojure:clojureD etc. Furthermore, he ran the #1 NoSQL Archive till 2020 and ran the huge Big Data Group in Berlin (2010-2017). From 2014 to 2018 he was a member of BBDC, the national competence center for Big Data. He is a founding member of the Data Science Lab at Beuth HS and in 2017 he become head of Data Science Master at Beuth University ( Snce 2020 he is a LinkedIn Learning Trainer.


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Private Interests:


  • Best Olympic Distance 2:16:46, Place 10, Neuruppin 17.7.2000 link
  • Ironman equivalent @ Kulmbach 1999
  • Ironman equivalent @ Roth 2000
  • > 32 Olympic Distances Tri, 5 Middle Distances
  • 15 Marathons


  • Lichess ratings link
  • 1984-1994 member of Schach Club Zehlendorf and former member of Königsjäger link
  • Former Member of Emanuel Lasker Gesellschaft link
  • Some of my Games link (against GM Muse, GM Davies, GM Adorjan, GM Hübner, GM Richter, GM Svane, GM Braun, GM Donchenko, FIM Heinemann)