Full Name: Barry Smith
Job title: SUNY Distinguished Professor of Philosophy
Organisation Name: University of Buffalo
Barry Smith is a prominent contributor to both theoretical and applied research in ontology. He is SUNY Distinguished Professor of Philosophy in the University at Buffalo, with joint appointments in the Departments of Biomedical Informatics, Neurology, and Computer Science and Engineering. He is also Director of the National Center for Ontological Research and Visiting Professor in the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) and Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence (IDSIA), Lugano.