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Leszek A. Maciaszek is an academic, researcher, industry consultant and author based in Sydney, Australia and Wroclaw, Poland. He obtained his MSc, PhD, and Habilitation degrees in Informatics from Wroclaw University of Economics (in 1972, 1977, and 2008 respectively). In Australia since 1985, he was a Senior Lecturer at the University of Wollongong, and from 1991 to 2010 an Associate Professor of Computing at Macquarie University Sydney. Currently, he is an Honorary Fellow at Macquarie University and a Professor at Wroclaw University of Economics.

Prof. Maciaszek's research interests in defining architectural, engineering and organizational imperatives for adaptive enterprise and e-business systems stem from the experience gained in industry engagements. For ten years (1994 - 2004) he was the owner and director of a software consultancy firm MACOMP Software based in Sydney. He has been working interchangeably in academia and industry. His visiting positions and assignments have included national organizations, international corporations and educational institutions in countries spanning four continents, including Australia, France, Germany, Italy, Kuwait, Macao, Malaysia, Poland, Singapore, Thailand, The Netherlands, and USA.

Prof. Maciaszek has authored about 150 refereed publications related to databases, object technology, software engineering, business modeling, and workgroup computing. His Addison-Wesley books “Requirements Analysis and System Design” and “Practical Software Engineering” were translated to Chinese, Russian and Italian.He has initiated a number of international conferences, including ENASE (Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering)