Executive Board

As a core project of DIO – Data Intelligence Initiative, the Green Data Hub (GDH) can draw on the expertise of the DIO ececutive board, which acts as an honorary governing body. It is comprised of qualified experts from various data disciplines and committed to the cause of using data for environmental protection. The different perspectives, experiences and diverse knowledge of the board form the valuable basis for the GDH as a cooperation platform.

Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Günther Tschabuschnig
Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Günther TschabuschnigPresident

Günther Tschabuschnig studied Medical Informatics and Information Management in Vienna at the Technical University and at the Medical University. He worked for the Austrian Federal Chancellery and various organizations as a consultant in the field of e-government. His main focus was on innovation planning and management, e-government and e-democracy (open government data), as well as cooperation with administration, science and business. As CIO, he headed the IT department of the Austrian Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics. Tschabuschnig is a board member of the Vienna Data Processing Association (ADV).

Prof. Dr. Peter A. Bruck PhD MA
Prof. Dr. Peter A. Bruck PhD MAExecutive Member of the Board and General Secretary

Peter A. Bruck studied law, communication science and sociology in Vienna, Iowa and McGill. As professor and manager, he has experience in ICT research and teaching in Canada, USA, Western & Eastern Europe and Israel. Bruck built up institutes at universities and was founder and managing director of several research companies. As an entrepreneur, he led business units in telecom corporations as well as innovation consulting and founded numerous Digi Tech startups in Europe and North America. He is the initiator of the World Summit Awards, which honor the best digital solutions from 184 countries to achieve the SDGs within the framework of the UN.

Mag. Annette TrawnicekBoard member

Managing Director, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Prof. Dr. Allan HanburyVice President

Endowed Professor of Data Intelligence at TU Vienna

Helene Prenner, MABoard member

Project- and Innovation Manager at ELGA

Mag. Silke Palkovits-Rauter, PhDBoard member

Programme Director Department Information Technology, FH Burgenland

FH-Prof. Mag. Dipl.-Ing. Marlies TemperBoard member

Head of the Data Science and Business Analytics program at St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences GmbH

Friedrich SeyrBoard member

Managing Director at SpotOn Statistics GmbH

Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Stefanie LindstaedtBoard member

CEO Know-Center GmbH & Head of the Institute for Interactive Systems & Data Science (ISDS) at Graz University of Technology

Mag. (FH) Mag. Monika BargmannBoard member
DI Dr. Heinz MayerCo-opted Member of the Board

Director DIGITAL – Institute for Information and Communication Technologies at JOANNEUM RESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH

DI Johann DoppelbauerMember of the Board

Digitization officer in the Federal Ministry of Agriculture