Radovan Semancik graduated from the Slovak Technical University with a master degree in Software Engineering and PhD degree. At the time he works as a Software Architect and identity management specialist at Evolveum. His main areas of interest are digital identity and distributed systems architecture. He architected one of the first full-scale identity management deployments in Central Europe and provided key consulting services to many more comprehensive identity management solutions. He is an open-source project contributor and participates in several software development projects. He currently dedicates most of his time to lead the midPoint project - an advanced open source identity management system that gained world-wide recognition.