Yuri Demchenko is a Senior Researcher at the System and Network Engineering of the University of Amsterdam. He is graduated from the National Technical University of Ukraine “Kiev Polytechnic Institute” where he also received his PhD (Cand. of Science) degree. His main research areas include Data Science, Big Data Infrastructure and Technologies, Cloud security and compliance architectures for distributed access control and data centric applications. He is actively involved in the cloud and infrastructure projects GEANT4, CYCLONE, as well as projects focused on industry digitalisation, Data Science competences and skills management, new instructional models and curricula developments (projects EDISON, MATES). Yuri coordinated the successful EU funded EDISON project that developed the EDISON Data Science Framework (EDSF) that provides a conceptual foundation and practical basis for building the Data Science profession for research and different sectors of economy.