Ville Tenhunen

Data Solutions Architect

Email: / Twitter: @vtenhunen

Ville is the Data Solutions Architect at the EGI Foundation. Ville is member of the Technical Solution Team which works with technology providers and research & innovation projects for technology scouting, innovation of existing EGI services and the piloting of new services and solutions following user and service provider requirements. As the Data Solutions Architect he assists communities in the integration of scientific applications with the technical and operational ‘Storage and Data’ services from EGI and its partners, and ensures that the data management services as well as community specific services are customised for, and meet the needs of individual researchers, scientific collaborations and emerging European Research Infrastructures.

Ville has worked as a team leader and project manager in the University of Helsinki more than 12 years and as a data manager in the project APIKS (Academic Professions in the Knowledge Society). He has acted also as the chair of the services working group in Finnish National Open Science and Research Initiative (ATT) and as a co-chair of the Research Data Architectures in Research Institutions IG of the Research Data Alliance (RDA).