Ines Hessler

Ph.D. Geosciences, University of Bremen

Ines joined ACENET in 2020 as its Chief Technology Officer. Prior to ACENET, she was the technical and operational lead of the national MERIDIAN project (Marine Environmental Research Infrastructure for Data Integration and Application Network) developing machine learning-based data analysis and management solutions. Ines’ thesis research focused on past climate change events and related inter-hemispheric variations in the terrestrial and marine realm. Following several research positions in Germany and later Australia, she began exploring the world of data management and digital research infrastructure while working at a TERN (Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network) project and the Australian National Data Service (ANDS), now known as the Australian Research Data Commons.