Tibor Tscheke had an early education in Heidelberg, studying at the Ruprecht-Karls-Universität from 1975 to 1979, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Mathematics.
In 1991, Tscheke helped establish the MAJOUR Modular Approach for Journals as part of the EWS European Workgroup on SGML. This work became the international base for commonly used metadata structures for scientific articles in the STM (Science, Technology, Medicine) fields' publishing industry.
From December 1991 - June 2001, Tscheke was the Managing Director and founding partner of STEP GmbH, a company which used SGML services for commercial, professional, and corporate publishers.
From July 2001 to February 2006, Tscheke was the Vice President International of Empolis GmbH, and was responsible for their activities in the US, UK, Hungary, Norway, and Dubai.
From March 2006 until the present, Tscheke has been the President and CEO of Ovitas Inc. Since 2007, Tscheke has also been a team member to execute and maintain the US GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles) Codification as part of Ovitas.
In 2013, Tscheke co-founded the open research and publishing platform ScienceOpen with Alexander Grossman, and currently serves as their Chief Strategy Officer.
Tscheke speaks four languages: English, German, Hungarian, and Serbo-Croatian.
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Charles Simonyi is a Hungarian-American software architect. He started and led Microsoft's applications group, where he built the first versions of Microsoft Office.
Ferencvárosi Torna Club, commonly known as Ferencváros, Fradi, FTC or Kinizsi is a professional football club based in Ferencváros, Budapest, Hungary, that competes in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I, the top flight of Hungarian football. Ferencváros was founded in 1899 by Ferenc Springer and a group of local residents of Budapest's ninth district, Ferencváros. Ferencváros is best known internationally for winning the 1964–65 edition of the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup after defeating Juventus 1–0 in Turin in the final. Ferencváros also reached the final in the same competition in 1968, when they lost to Leeds United, as well as the final in the 1974–75 season of the European Cup Winners' Cup, losing to Dynamo Kyiv.
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Tibor Benedek was a Hungarian professional water polo player and coach, widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. He played on the gold medal squads at the 2000 Summer Olympics, 2004 Summer Olympics and 2008 Summer Olympics. Benedek also competed at the 1992 and 1996 Summer Olympics, where the Hungarian team placed 6th and 4th, respectively.
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SoftQuad Software was a Canadian software company best known for HoTMetaL, the first commercial HTML editor. It is also known for Author/Editor, the first specialized SGML editor, and Panorama, the first browser plugin for SGML. Panorama demonstrated the need for standardization of SGML on the web, which eventually resulted in the development of the XML specification.
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