Kurt Baumann MSc UZH – System Engineer at SWITCH. He holds a Master degree in mathematics of the University Zurich (2001). After IBM he joined SWITCH in 2005 in a position of a Project leader SWITCHconnect. Today he is member of the Computing Network Department with focus on Research and Development projects (IoT and 5G) and represents SWITCH’s interests in various tasks in GEANT, currently as a task leader SA3T5 “eduPERT” and SC member of SIG-PMV. Further he is a founder of the SDN Switzerland Meet Up Workshop focusing research, academic ICTs and Industry.