Dr. George Feuerlicht is an expert in the area of database management and has over 15 years of research, consulting, and teaching experience with the application of database management in enterprise computing. He has developed courses on a number of database topics, including Distributed Databases and Object-Relational Databases. George is currently the director of a Master Course in Professional Computing course at the Faculty of Information Technology, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia. He has received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from Imperial College, London University, UK in 1980. He is a member of ACM, AIS, the Australian section of the ISO Working Group on database language standards and several international program committees and editorial boards. He has published over 50 conference and journal papers on a range of topics in information technology and computer science.